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Kelly Abell Kelly Abell's blog:
I have a new blog that I'd love to have you stop by and visit. It focuses on writing and publishing advice you can use as a writer. Would love to see you there!
www.writewithkelly.wordpress.com
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Published on October 20, 2014 14:43 • 2 views
David  Taylor David Taylor's blog:
History is hardly an exact science. The distant past is like a shipwreck that has sunk out of sight, leaving bits of debris floating on the surface to be retrieved. In sifting through all the flotsam and jetsam, scholars emphasise the importance of primary sources but tend to ignore intelligence-... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 14:24 • 20 views
Loretta Livingstone Loretta Livingstone's blog:
BEAUTIFUL

A short story
Copyright Loretta Livingstone 2014
From the book, Beautiful and other short stories

The old woman nodded in the corner of the room. A ray of sun peeked through the half-open window, illuminating her white hair like a halo. Dust motes danced above her, twisting and turning in a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 14:05 • 24 views
Jose Antonio de la Vega Jose Antonio de la Vega's blog:
8 de agosto de 2014

He probado ya con el zumo del limón de tus ojos,
también lo intenté macerando
a la memoriosa cebolla
hasta extraerle el lechoso llanto
y lo he mezclado con el vinagre
de tus caderas de manzana.
Probé ungirme con el gel del áloe vera
del modo que en las noches sin tenerte
en el sueño un... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 08, 2014 13:58 • 1 view
Stylo Fantome Stylo Fantome's blog:
So, for once in my life, I am actually done ahead of schedule! ARCs of Reparation are pretty much ready to go, which is awesome - now just working on small stuff. Work on the soundtrack a little. Realized I couldn't have this series without "Wicked Games" by Chris Isaak - it's practically the the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 13:55 • 21 views
Giovanna Fletcher Giovanna Fletcher's blog:


Hope this gets your week started with a smile. ;-) Get My Look… Beauty / Fashion Tutorial

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Published on October 19, 2014 23:50 • 4 views
M.J.  Porter M.J. Porter's blog:
Hi all (ok I've scrapped my 'awful' introduction,

With only 11 whole days (well 10 and a bit) until the release of Brunanburh, I though I'd share another chapter with you all. I'm hoping you'll enjoy. If you haven't preordered it yet, don't worry, I forgive you but please, do it now!!

For those not... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 13:53 • 25 views
Brad Thor Brad Thor's blog:
Great news: after a decade doing non-fiction, Navy SEAL turned CIA Case Officer

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Published on October 20, 2014 08:55 • 5 views
Jaye McKenna Jaye McKenna's blog:
For those of you who have been patiently waiting, Gremlin's Last Run, Book 2 in my M/M sci-fi series, Guardians of the Pattern, is now available at at Amazon, All Romance, and Smashwords (and will soon be available at other retailers).

This book is 100,000 words of sci fi adventure and romance, mu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 13:50 • 3 views
Mark Rubinstein Mark Rubinstein's blog:

MAD DOG ADI’m occasionally asked why I write crime-thriller novels.


They say write what you know, but I prefer to write what I love. And they always say, write the kind of book you would love to read. So, I write crime-thriller fiction.


But as a psychiatrist and novelist, I think there’s more than that when...

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Published on October 20, 2014 08:27 • 3 views
Mackenzie  Brown Mackenzie Brown's blog:


For under £1.00/$1.00. #booksales No one is safe as the mad man acts to protect himself and his hunting grounds…viewBook.at/B00BUVICVW

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Published on October 20, 2014 10:08 • 5 views
Lori  Anderson Lori Anderson's blog:
I'm playing hooky for a few days.

It will be awesome.

Back on Monday!






Lori Anderson creates jewelry and bead kits as well as collaborative mixed media art with her son, Zack. Visit her shops by clicking on the right side bar of this blog (please and thank you!). She is also the creator of the Bead S... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 17, 2014 13:31 • 4 views
J.C. Daniels J.C. Daniels's blog:

busted



Man, oh, man…is this cover amazing or what?


Here. A snippet. FYI, this is unedited and may change during edits.


The first time Trey Barnes saw her it caught him by surprise.


Not because he knew her.


Not because of anything she did.


But because it had been six years since a woman had caused this kind...

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Published on October 20, 2014 09:46 • 10 views
Jill Shalvis Jill Shalvis's blog:

Some things you missed on FB this week… Here’s Frat Boy saying GET UP GET UP GET UP!!!


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And here’s a text I got from Alpha Man. While sitting across from him:


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And here’s a pic of a future hero except … What do you supposed happened one second later when the water went up his nose?


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Well, in any...

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Published on October 20, 2014 05:00 • 6 views
Adam Glendon Sidwell Adam Glendon Sidwell's blog:

Hello my friends!CHUMlaunches this Wednesday October 22nd! Everywhere I go, readers ask me when the next book in the Evertaster series will be finished sothey can read it. Well, good news! If you buy CHUM on Wednesday from Amazon, I will send you the top secret, rough, uncut first couple chapters...

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Published on October 20, 2014 07:00 • 5 views
Andrea S. Vessman Andrea S. Vessman's blog:

Vi hartagit det tunga beslutet att låta vår underbara Ataris få somna in efter en lång tids sjukdom som behandlats i omgångar men som inte vill bli bättre. Han har i helgen blivit radikalt sämre och i natt spydde han blod och har inte kunnat gå på lådan utan bara spytt. Vi förklarade för Pyret in...

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Published on October 20, 2014 01:35 • 4 views
Nellie C. Lind Nellie C. Lind's blog:
Winter's Bride - Coming soon!

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Published on October 20, 2014 13:00 • 20 views
Richard Rider Richard Rider's blog:
Ok, my friend suggested this earlier and it seems like a good idea so here goes:

First ten commenters get an ebook copy of Captured Shadows!

Honest review not compulsory but very much appreciated. Let's get this ball rolling :) Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 12:57 • 46 views
Dorothy Dreyer Dorothy Dreyer's blog:

Today we're joining the TRACY TAM: SANTA COMMAND book tour by chatting with author Krystalyn Drown. Take a look at Krystalyn's middle grade book and get to know all about the author. And be sure to check out the giveaway!

Hi, Krystalyn! Welcome to We Do Write. Tell us a bit about yourself.
I spen... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 19, 2014 22:25 • 5 views
Carla M. Soares Carla M. Soares's blog:
Ontem dei por mim com pipocas doces numa taça, a revisão do texto de O Cavalheiro Inglês à frente e o Warm Bodies na TV, escolha da minha filha.
Warm Bodies (2013) PosterNunca tinha visto, pelo que me deixei estar e fui vendo enquanto revia texto. O título não se refere, felizmente, à revisão, que me tem divertido muito.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 10:35 • 5 views
Madeline Ashby Madeline Ashby's blog:

You’re probably tired of hearing me bang on about the Hieroglyph anthology. But one of the reasons I’ve talked about it and promoted it so tirelessly is because I had a great time participating in it. A large part of my enjoyment had to do with the talent, patience, and confidence of my editor, K...

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Published on October 20, 2014 09:26 • 5 views
Andi Lea Andi Lea's blog:
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Published on October 19, 2014 16:30 • 1 view
Chantele Sedgwick Chantele Sedgwick's blog:
Hey guys! I've been reading a ton lately and wanted to share a few books I loved!

First up: IN THE SHADOW OF BLACKBIRDS by Cat Winters. This book was super creepy and so awesome. Loved the author's voice and the time period it was in. If you like historical with a touch of paranormal, check this o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 09:38 • 5 views
C.M.   Brown C.M. Brown's blog:

I received my pre-ordered copy of M. Pax's new release, 'The Initiate,' today from Amazon and am looking forward to reading it.I thoroughly enjoyed reading book one, 'The Rifters' of The Rifters Series, and I am sure book two will not disappoint.Don't forget you can still get a free copy of book... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 04:52 • 5 views
Apryl Baker Apryl Baker's blog:

Hey Everyone!
I'm so excited to be part of Apryl's awesome YA/NA Blogfest!
And I'm beyond thrilled that my first ever YA, Eventide, is releasing today! It's the first in my Iron Falls series - think vicious, murdering faeries...and...you know...snogging.

But here's a little bit more about the book.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 06:55 • 5 views
Rodolfo Martínez Rodolfo Martínez's blog:

El chispazo inicial que hace arrancar la mayoría de lo que escribo suele ser bastante accidental. Fue la idea de hacer una novela a lo Bond en un escenario de fantasía lo que dio origen a El adepto de la Reina. Esa idea fue germinando y, antes de que me diese cuenta, tenía entre manos no solo un...

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Published on October 20, 2014 08:36 • 6 views
Jennifer Adele Jennifer Adele's blog:
Come on by and check out my brand new photo-blog... Red Riding Hood: Urban Explorer!!!

http://redridinghoodurbex.blogspot.com/

Most photos featured there come from the "After Dark" series, which are pictures taken between sunset and sunrise. There are also some local and random St. Louis nature pho... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 12:04 • 1 view
C. Sean McGee C. Sean McGee's blog:
The Time Traveler's Wife has been released and is available for free digital download via TheFreeArtCollection here:

www.cseanmcgee.com

The Time Traveler's Wife:

A cautionary tale of love, mathematics and the innocuous.

(download free ePub here on Goodreads)

Take Risk and Take Care,

C.SeanMcGee
TheFreeA... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 12:03 • 12 views
Deb Perelman Deb Perelman's blog:

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One of my secret food shames is that I don’t love spicy foods as much as would probably make me cool these days. I’ve got no Thai chile-eating bravado, no Sichuan peppercorn count to throw around, and I never even once in college went to one of those Buffalo wings places where they make you sig... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 09:27 • 6 views
L.H. Cosway L.H. Cosway's blog:

Good news Fred & Viv fans!!Killer Queen: A Painted Faces Novelis LIVE!This is a 65,000 word novel told in the form of Nicholas's diary entries. It contains scenes that take place before, during and after the events ofPainted Faces. It can also be read as a standalone.
BUY ON:
AMAZON US
AMAZON U... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 05:00 • 1 view
Declan Burke Declan Burke's blog:
The latest in Cora Harrison’s series of mysteries set in 16th Century Ireland and featuring the Brehon judge Mara, CONDEMNED TO DEATH (Severn House) is published on October 27th. To wit:
When Mara is summoned to the western fringe of the kingdom to see a dead man lying in a boat with no oars, he...
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Published on October 20, 2014 02:14 • 1 view
Lydia Kang Lydia Kang's blog:
To one of the most wonderful kid bloggers in the world!Lenny is one of the first bloggers I met when I started blogging five years ago. He's got a big, warm heart, loves animals, and has been battling an illness on and off with grace, maturity and bravery.
And now...
Lenny Lee is turning FIFTEEN! W... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 19, 2014 22:00 • 6 views
Dan Santat Dan Santat's blog:


Always remember the basics

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Published on October 19, 2014 11:04 • 5 views
C.J. Roberts C.J. Roberts's blog:
Today is October 20th until DARK DUET: Platinum Edition
While we're waiting, here's one of my favorite reviews of the first book in the Dark Duetseries via "Miss" on Amazon. MY FIRST REVIEW!!!

CAPTIVE IN THE DARK (BOOK 1):
Caleb is a man with a singular interest in revenge. Kidnapped as a young b... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 00:00 • 14 views
Mark Logie Mark Logie's blog:
The Horse Boy  A Father's Miraculous Journey to Heal His Son by Rupert Isaacson“The Horse Boy”, written by Rupert Isaacson, tells the true story of Isaacson’s struggle to help his autistic son, Rowan, using horse-riding and ancient tribal healing. The book, although non-fiction, is structured like a novel. It opens with Isaacson high up a mountain in Mongolia with Rowan, b... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 11:48 • 16 views
Kate Griffin Kate Griffin's blog:

As a lighting designer, I’m sometimes asked to make things ‘blue’. Here is what ‘blue’ means to me:



Daylight blue – the cheating blue that turns a yellow tungsten lens to the not-quite-white of daylight
Royal blue, rich with imperial ambitions
Congo blue, the darkest I know, which eats up all light... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 06:00 • 5 views
Elizabeth Barone Elizabeth Barone's blog:

NaNoWriMo Participant 2014


It’s been years since I was able to participate in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). Basically every month is NaNoWriMo for me, so I’m usually already elbow deep in another project. Not this year! I’ll finally be able to participateagain, in the program that got me seriously writing.


Nin...

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Published on October 20, 2014 06:19 • 6 views
Ruth Nestvold Ruth Nestvold's blog:

I promised to report the results of my free run last week with my time travel novel Chameleon in a Mirror.


In one word: mixed.


Altogether I managed to give away over 2000 books, many in places where I’ve never sold anything before. The only Amazon store where CIAM didn’t get any downloads was Mex...

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Published on October 20, 2014 06:56 • 6 views
Roy Ingham Roy Ingham's blog:
Is my first book, given by God.

It follows the lives of Larry and Janet as they develop from close family friends to more.

By listening to their hearts they find that they are more alike than they previously knew.

Hope you enjoy

would love your feedback.
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Published on October 20, 2014 11:37 • 6 views
Lynn Daniels Lynn Daniels's blog:
Please visit my blog at the link below to read some insight into my motivation for writing this story.

Ubiquitous Aspirations: A Note From the Author

The day had finally come for the baby to be born. Greta began experiencing labor pains as Oscar felt uneasy. Greta pleaded with Oscar to relieve her... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 11:35 • 19 views
Mindy McGinnis Mindy McGinnis's blog:
Seriously, what a week.

It's been amazing and awesome and other "a" words, and now I'm exhausted.

I was cold in the mountains, hot in the desert. I slept on floors, couches and airplanes. I got migraines, got rid of migraines, and then had a lingering suspicion that I was about to get a migraine. I... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 07:44 • 6 views
Catherine Stine Catherine Stine's blog:
I've been busy updating my Facebook and blog banners, and having new covers made for Fireseed One and Ruby's Fire. I love the digitally painted covers Jay Montgomery made for me, but photos are more contemporary and teen. Since I'm going to try and get them in schools and libraries, I feel it's... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 07:22 • 5 views
Karlissa J. Karlissa J.'s blog:
Three months in England, and now I have officially been trained as a graphic designer. What that will mean for the future has yet to be determined. But alongside learning about typography and colour theory, the principles of design and corporate identity, I uncovered some hidden treasures about m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 11:25 • 12 views
Sierra Cartwright Sierra Cartwright's blog:
Sierra Cartwright
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She still craved him… The sight of a collar in her boyfriend’s drawer had stunned Sarah. Panicking, she had fled. But no other man has ever been his equal.

Two years ago, the woman he’d hoped to collar and marry disappeared. So Reece McRae is stunned to find his former gir... Read more of this blog post »
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Matt Tomerlin Matt Tomerlin's blog:

“I hereby surrender myself to your captain,” Kate announced after she was helped by two burly deckhands over the bulwark onto the well-lit main deck of the warship.


The shirtless, bearded man on the left was hairy as an ox everywhere except his bald head, and the cold air did nothing to quell his...

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Published on October 19, 2014 12:00 • 4 views
Joel Friedlander Joel Friedlander's blog:

Post image for Top 5 Ways Authors Sabotage Their Own Book

by Shayla Eaton (@CuriouserEdit)


Over the years The Book Designer has featured guest articles by authors, designers, marketing pros, and many others in the field of self-publishing. But more than any other people involved in publishing, we’ve featured editors.


The reason for this is that editing...

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