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Anne Elizabeth Matthews Anne Elizabeth Matthews's blog:
If you are reading my blog you might be wondering why the books that I have published are so different in nature: one is a 252 page memoir, and the other is an 84 page instruction book on how to attract your best life. In fact, they are related. In the process of examining my past I saw a pattern... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 10:03 • 4 views
Lisa de Nikolits Lisa de Nikolits's blog:
I've been tagged by wonderful author Carrianne Leung to write about my process and I've realized something… I've finally learned how to procrastinate!

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I am the epitome of permanent discontent! Which means this…. when I'm working on the first draft of a book, all I can think... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 10:01 • 28 views
John P.  Murphy John P. Murphy's blog:

There are many reasons a writer puts pen to paper. Some do it in hope of fame and fortune, others to show off how clever they are or make people laugh, others to scratch an itch or exorcise a demon, others just to pay the bills. I’d say there are as many reasons to write as there are writers, but...

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Published on September 02, 2014 08:13 • 5 views
Bernadette Marie Bernadette Marie's blog:
I haven't found too many people who think people watching is a bore. Think about going to the mall, the airport, concerts...you name it. There is always an opportunity to people watch.

For an author, people watching is a must for character development. Every person on this planet, and other planet... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 05:06 • 1 view
Lia Habel Lia Habel's blog:

So. Now that we’ve covered the basics, we can get into the juicy stuff.


When it comes to talking about my less than stellar mental health, I find I’m often surprisingly glib. This means that more than once I’ve had people tell me, “You’re so brave for sharing your experiences.”


Honestly? I don’t th...

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Published on September 01, 2014 11:55 • 1 view
Raegan Butcher Raegan Butcher's blog:
I am looking for an artist to illustrate the cover for my next chupacabra book.Can pay 50$, 2 signed copies of the finished book, a signed copy of Stone Hotel, and one of my “Pale & Skinny” CDs. If I can’t find any of my CDs, I’ll toss in a copy of my earliest poetry book, End of the World Gr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 09:53 • 17 views
Maria Murnane Maria Murnane's blog:

What a fun tour for my new book! Thanks to all my wonderful fans who came out to celebrate with me.


Click here to see photos of the parties in NYC, San Francisco, and Seattle



Katwalk is the story of a young woman who wakes up one day and decides to start over








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Published on September 02, 2014 08:48 • 5 views
Cari Silverwood Cari Silverwood's blog:
Picture Yes, not only have I wrestled photoshop into submission and made a 3D graphic for Seize me From Darkness, I also have the preorder up and running over at Amazon. Though the book will eventually be out on Smashwords, iTunes, B & N, and Kobo, I can't do the pre-order there due to likely pricin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 05:26 • 5 views
Beth Kery Beth Kery's blog:

My sexy, angsty and romantic serial THE AFFAIR begins on 9/16! To celebrate the first three weeks of steamy reading in September, I’m giving away an iPad mini and a sighed copy of Because You Are Mine at Fresh Fiction! Enter at Fresh Fiction to qualify to win!


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Published on September 02, 2014 06:21 • 5 views
Tara Chevrestt Tara Chevrestt's blog:
I was fascinated by Rav Hisda's Daughter: Apprentice because it showed us a Jewish world that is so radically different than the one that I was accustomed to seeing. See my review on my former blog that was titled But Is It Really Jewish Magic? That first Rav Hisda's Daughter novel caused me to r... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 00:00 • 5 views
K.A. Tucker K.A. Tucker's blog:


IN HER WAKE is now LIVE!The heartbreaking story that started it all, this is a true prequel novella that explains what really happened BEFORE TEN TINY BREATHS. Do you think you know the story already? Well, there's a lot you don't know. Though it is a novella,the story packs a punch. Be ready fo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 01, 2014 09:39 • 10 views
Jonathan Stroud Jonathan Stroud's blog:


Training up a new psychic detection agent at the American School of The Hague.

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Published on September 02, 2014 05:16 • 10 views
Courtney Cole Courtney Cole's blog:

You guys, I’m intrigued by this upcoming release by Karpov Kinrade. Check it out, and you’ll see what I mean.




He called me “wife.”


This man standing naked in front of me. Tall. Dark. Sexy as sin…


He’s my husband?


Disjointed images from the night before, the night I can’t entirely remember, float into...

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Published on September 02, 2014 07:15 • 8 views
Marissa Meyer Marissa Meyer's blog:

A few months ago I asked whattypes of blog posts you guys would like to see more of, and there was an overwhelming response for craft-based posts. And I’m right there with you. There is a lot to say on the craft of writing—entire shelves are dedicated to it in most bookstores!—but no matter how m...

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Published on September 01, 2014 08:04 • 20 views
Kate DiCamillo Kate DiCamillo's blog:
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Published on September 02, 2014 04:52 • 6 views
E. Ivan Infante E. Ivan Infante's blog:
I received my first positive review from a website. I've gotten many awesome reviews from readers, but this is the first from a website dedicated to crime fiction. I am very proud. Check it out.
http://www.crimefictionlover.com/2014... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 08:51 • 5 views
Cassandra Carr Cassandra Carr's blog:
Many of you probably live in cities which various minor-league sports teams call home. Here in Buffalo, though we have the NFL Buffalo Bills (for who knows how long) and the NHL Buffalo Sabres, we also have minor-league baseball. There’s also soccer, and I’m ashamed to say I’m not sure which leag... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 05:35 • 5 views
Stephen Gunn Stephen Gunn's blog:



Puntualissimo esce a settembre (a giorni in edicola anche se alcuni lettori mi segnalano di averlo già trovato e io ho ricevuto l’ambita ‘casa’ con le copie autore) IL PROFESSIONISTA STORY08 che ripropone IL GRANDE COLPO DEL MARSIGLIESE (che per questioni di diritti era stato posticipato) e l’in...

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Published on September 02, 2014 06:15 • 1 view
Author Abdulazeez Henry Musa Author Abdulazeez Henry Musa's blog:
An Australian man has been charged with sexually abusing twin girls he fathered with a Thai surrogate. According to report by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, the Thai mother of the children, Siriwan Nitichad, had agreed to carry a child for the man and his wife who had not been able to c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 08:47 • 6 views
Kimberly Sabatini Kimberly Sabatini's blog:

Normally Tuesday blogs are a problem when I’m coming off of a three day weekend. But this isn’t just any big weekend, it’s back-to-school week in the Sabatini house. And that mean’s yesterday, September 1st, was the official kick off to Kim’s New Year. January 1st might be for resolutions, but Se...

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Published on September 01, 2014 23:00 • 1 view
Raina Telgemeier Raina Telgemeier's blog:

Today marks the release of Cece Bell’s incredible graphic novel, El Deafo. It’s a memoir about how Cece suffered hearing loss when she was four years old, wore special hearing aids and learned to lip read, and her journey of acceptance and fitting in and finding true friends through her elementar...

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Published on September 01, 2014 18:53 • 6 views
Stephanie Burgis Stephanie Burgis's blog:
1. First of all, the big news: I'm going to be one of the book reviewers at Urban Fantasy Magazine, a new online magazine of urban fantasy for adults that will be publishing its first issue in November! I'm already working on my first couple of reviews. If you...

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Published on September 02, 2014 08:41 • 7 views
Leigh Bardugo Leigh Bardugo's blog:






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Just finished my paper quilled rendition of Leigh Bardugo's Siege and Storm! It’s the second book in The Grisha Trilogy, which is incredible and which I recommend to everyone ^_^



Oh. my. word. This is so very, very beautiful.

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Published on September 01, 2014 21:59 • 9 views
Mike Duran Mike Duran's blog:

remaining_xlgBack in 2008, I asked the question “Is Christian Horror Becoming a Trend?” The “horror” label has always posed problems for Christian writers, publishers, and filmmakers. Terms like “thriller” or “supernatural suspense” are far more manageable when dealing with anything potentially “faith-based.”...

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Published on September 01, 2014 08:55 • 6 views
Jamie Carie Jamie Carie's blog:

I hope you all are having a wonderful holiday weekend! To celebrate Labor Day and how hard we LABOR all year I have decided to give away FREE copies ofRush to the Altar!


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I have also marked downA Highlander for Christmasto only $1.99. You can get two of my books for just two bucks! Just... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 01, 2014 10:35 • 4 views
Becca Ritchie Becca Ritchie's blog:
Picture We're back from our first ever author signing (Atlanta Author Occasion and we're on cloud nine. Just a little over a year ago we were still in college, worried and scared about what the rest of our life would be like. And now we're living our dream :) It's still so, so surreal.

We're super shy ar... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 01, 2014 17:41 • 9 views
Chuck Wendig Chuck Wendig's blog:

Some of you are probably like me.


No, not inthat way. I’m told this condition is one of a kind and that surgery will correct it enough so that small children and pets no longer tumble into catatonic states upon seeing me.


No, I mean in the way that you sometimes struggle with what to write. Writing...

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Published on September 01, 2014 20:05 • 3 views
Derek Landy Derek Landy's blog:
Wow.

What a few days.

The Requiem Ball was beautiful chaos. People came in ballgowns and jeans and tuxedos and T-shirts, but everyone was wearing a mask, and everyone was equal. The Bleeding Heart Crypt was where the first book was launched, way back in 2007, and so it was a fitting venue to see of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 01, 2014 14:31 • 7 views
Joseph E. Stiglitz Joseph E. Stiglitz's blog:
Simple political changes can reverse the decades of growing inequality wrought by Reaganism and Thatcherism, writes Joseph Stiglitz

The reception in the US, and in other advanced economies, of Thomas Piketty's recent book Capital in the Twenty-First Century attests to growing concern about rising...

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Published on September 02, 2014 04:34 • 10 views
Emma Daley Emma Daley's blog:

Look at me trying to write something all meaningful. So, yeah the protagonist of you story is the one who changes the most to one teacher, and the protagonist is either the one in the story that changes the most … Continue reading →


The post Scratch That! And Update. appeared first on .

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Published on September 01, 2014 22:33 • 5 views
John Piper John Piper's blog:
How to Find Strength in the Strength of God

How do you do a task in the strength of another? How do you exert your will to do something in such a way that you are relying on the will of another to make it happen?



Here are some passages from the Bible that press this question on us:




“By the Spirit put to death the deeds of the body” (Romans 8...

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Published on September 01, 2014 17:01 • 1 view
A.J. Downey A.J. Downey's blog:
Here is a Sneak Peek at Broken & Burned The Sacred Hearts MC Book II out next Tuesday, September 9th!


I turned to see a slim girl our age standing at my desk. She wore black from head to toe and her short pixie cut platinum blonde hair was parted on the side and smoothed tight to her head. He... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 08:28 • 8 views
Howard  Parsons Howard Parsons's blog:
Although I'm (still) waiting for the sample edits for Urban Mermaid to arrive from the publisher, I'm already at work on the second book in the Colony Island series, Syrena . I had done some spot writing for the Prologue - another two-parter again - but lately I've been cogitating on the back st... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 08:22 • 39 views
Angelo Ricci Angelo Ricci's blog:
Oggi è morto un libraio. Un libraio che ha rappresentato una parte importante della mia vita di lettore e di scrittore. Giuseppe Sampietro gestiva la libreria "L’Incontro", sotto i portici di Viale della Libertà, nella città in riva al Ticino. Ho frequentato gli scaffali della sua libreria sin da... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 06:41 • 6 views
Brian Keene Brian Keene's blog:

As previously reported, horror novelist James Newman was the victim of a freak accident involving a tree.


WIDOWMAKERS is a new benefit anthology for James and his family. It features stories by myself, Brian Hodge, J.F. Gonzalez, Elizabeth Massie, Ray Garton, Maurice Broaddus, Ronald Kelly, Jame...

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Published on September 02, 2014 02:24 • 6 views
Jennifer L. Armentrout Jennifer L. Armentrout's blog:

When I came up with the idea behind Wicked in May of 2014, I really didn’t know what I wanted as a cover, but I knew I wanted to work with Sarah Hansen from Okay Creations again. She was the master of magic behind the original Wait for You cover, which has been one of my favorite covers of mine.


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Published on September 01, 2014 10:07 • 40 views
Dianne Duvall Dianne Duvall's blog:
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Release Day is here! Night Unbound , the fifth book in my Immortal Guardians series, is now available in paperback, ebook, and audiobook formats! Woohoo!! If this is your first time hearing about it, here's the blurb:
For centu...
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Published on September 02, 2014 04:10 • 1 view
Bob Mayer Bob Mayer's blog:

Why the book and title? I had to get your attention, just like engineers, soldiers, pilots, astronauts, passengers, policemen, firemen, etc. need to get someone’s attention just before a catastrophe occurs in order to either prevent the event or save lives. And engineers, systems analysts, worker...

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Published on September 02, 2014 06:36 • 6 views
Robin D. Owens Robin D. Owens's blog:
GHOST LAYER OUT TOMORROW! I'm very excited! But THAT story actually starts on September 7th (a Wednesday).

Clare Cermac’s adjusting to a new man in her life—and a lot of ghosts. The passing of Clare’s aunt gave way to a sizeable inheritance of not only money, but also the ability to communicate w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 01, 2014 11:20 • 7 views
C.C. Hunter C.C. Hunter's blog:

Last week, I asked all of you to think of questions you’ve always wanted to ask me and post it in the comment section. So, here are my answers to a few of your questions, and Ill try to answer the rest of your questions over the next few weeks.


Destany asked: Can you write wherever you are, no ma...

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Published on September 01, 2014 22:02 • 11 views
Marie Lu Marie Lu's blog:

And let’s say you do your best. You put in all the effort you can. But then when your book comes out, the Internet gets angry. You slowly realize that, for once, the Internet might be right. You made a cultural misstep. If this happens, take comfort in the fact that even flawed characters can in...

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Vicky Dreiling Vicky Dreiling's blog:
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Delilah Devlin Delilah Devlin's blog:

Thanks for following along these past few days. I do have winners to announce, so keep reading. And I will have a celebration for the release, I just wanted to see whether Amazon was continue to be a butt—and they are only being half-butt’s today. The ebook is ready to download, thank goodness, b...

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Published on September 02, 2014 06:23 • 6 views
Dianne Sylvan Dianne Sylvan's blog:

All right, ducklings, let’s get this party started. I picked the 10 winners based on what ideas and thoughts sprang to mind after reading their entries – what I end up writing for each might not be an on-the-nose response, but it will certainly use those entries as a springboard.


If you are among...

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Published on September 02, 2014 07:42 • 8 views
Katie Reus Katie Reus's blog:

It’s been a while since I’ve done a Share and Win Giveaway so I think it’s time for another!! UNDER HIS PROTECTION, the next book in my Red Stone Security series is officially out for 2.99!
How the giveaway works: Each time you spread the word about UNDER HIS PROTECTION being on sale, it counts a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 02, 2014 06:46 • 10 views
Sue  Brown Sue Brown's blog:
Clare London and I have started a new series together, With A Kick, based around an ice-cream shop. Clare kicked off the series with A Twist and Two Balls.


When Sue and I first chatted about the idea of setting up our virtual ice cream shop, and writing about the customers passing through, I was... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 01, 2014 08:39 • 7 views
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