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David S. Atkinson David S. Atkinson's blog:

Not Quite so Stories (my new short story collection forthcoming from Literary Wanderlust) has a tentative publication date! The current target is March 1, 2016. Start looking for it close to then!


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I’ll be sure to keep everyone updated.


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Published on July 31, 2015 17:00 • 1 view
Gillian  James Gillian James's blog:
There are a ridiculous number of faddy diets out there; raw vegan, the paleao-diet, the five hand diet. So why not try mine? The best thing is I don’t have to worry about counting calories or grams of fat. All these years we have been worrying about what we eat and how much when we should have be... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 08:02 • 1 view
Robert  Turnbull Robert Turnbull's blog:
This is a book from a very talented author, who is not only an author with a great sense of humor, but a real romantic.
This is her FB page so you can check out her latest novel (for sale on Amazon/Kindle) and perhaps decide on reading the many other authors that she recommends on her page.

https:/... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 07:54 • 1 view
Billy Young Billy Young's blog:
Absolute Write is running another poetry competition which I have entered. The theme is space. Any kind of space. For instance space between my ears, between people in the same room or lack of space. Basically a vary wide subject matter as it can cover so many different things. I don't really thi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 07:33 • 16 views
Paul Zunckel Paul Zunckel's blog:
Hi All,
I am very excited about the soon to be released Book Two of The Blood Trilogy, by Vanilla Heart Publishing, Blood Spoor in the Dark.
For a free preview download go to http://books.noisetrade.com/paulzunck... and help yourselves...enjoy
...and if you prefer something visual,
watch the video a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 07:19 • 22 views
Laura Florand Laura Florand's blog:

Damien is here! Ruthless. Wealthy. Merciless. And head over heels.


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Just for a second, standing a few centimeters from his chest, Jess looked up at him, so vulnerable that Damien wanted to soften. (It’s all right. Remember? Remember me?)



She went up onto her tiptoes and rested her hands on his ch...

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Published on July 31, 2015 11:50 • 1 view
Hurri Cosmo Hurri Cosmo's blog:
I just added the book video for Hyden's Law. I love the music so check it out!
https://youtu.be/9eWKlbVHDCA
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Published on August 01, 2015 07:13 • 2 views
Lynn Kelling Lynn Kelling's blog:

Whoa. I’m completely blown away and so thankful to Agony Tate for taking the time to read & review all 3 books in the Twin Ties series this week. Check out what she had to say (click through for the full, brutally honest reviews)…

My Brother’s Lover (Twin Ties 1)

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“Kelling did a wonde...

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Published on July 31, 2015 14:46 • 1 view
Karen Swart Karen Swart's blog:
Cover Reveal Banner BOOK INFORMATION TITLE – Recombined SERIES – The Irrevocable Series, Book 3 AUTHOR – Samantha Jacobey GENRE – New Adult PUBLICATION DATE – September 1, 2015 LENGTH (Pages/# Words) - Approx. 160 pages/52K words PUBLISHER – Lavish Publishing COVER ARTIST – Nicolene Lorette Designs Recombined - full cover BOOK SYNOPS... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 23:45 • 2 views
Clarissa Simmens Clarissa Simmens's blog:
The scent of music
Unlike the yeast of bread
That sets the stomach growling
Unlike the taste of honey
That brings celebration to the taste buds
Unlike the soothing herbs
That heal from a cup of health
The scent of music
Unique, all-powerful
Breathing life into the
Simplest poems
Fueling words and thoughts
As... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 07:02 • 2 views
Jeremy Hooper Jeremy Hooper's blog:

"Please don't" begs an organization whose supporters have every reason to flee their failed experiment in discrimination:

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Even that one bird is like, "I'm outta here." The rest will follow soon enough.

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Published on July 31, 2015 14:15 • 2 views
Gretchen Morgenson Gretchen Morgenson's blog:
A report suggests that a program intended to help as many as four million troubled borrowers has allowed big banks to run roughshod over them again and again.
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Published on August 01, 2015 06:50 • 2 views
Pedro Cipriano Pedro Cipriano's blog:

Hoje escrevi 3207 palavras, chegando ao magnífico total de 36918 palavras. Ou seja, cheguei ao objectivo proposto e tornei-me um dos vencedores deste Camp Nanowrimo. Objectivo mais que comprido (2800 palavras a mais)!
Terminei o capítulo 33 e comecei o 34. Não foi o meu foco principal do dia, poi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 15:00 • 2 views
Natalie Grigson Natalie Grigson's blog:
I'm not sure if this is typical of writers, or if this is just typical of me, but when my mind gets focused on something it's hard for me to allow anything else in. I call it my Dog Brain - just like when a dog sees a ball or a treat, the whole rest of the world seems to disappear. Funnily enough... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 06:35 • 10 views
Giovanna Fletcher Giovanna Fletcher's blog:


Early morning writing session…

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Published on August 01, 2015 01:16 • 1 view
Elizabeth Wein Elizabeth Wein's blog:


It’s been a couple of weeks since our trip to Dorset, and I am a lame blogger. So here’s kind of a photo essay to give you a taste of the highlights.

The trip was Sara’s idea. Apparently she is a dinosaur fanatic and has always wanted to see the Jurassic Coast. The Jurassic Coast, FYI, is a World... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 16:48 • 3 views
Kaje Harper Kaje Harper's blog:
deathmetal-final_02 Chasing Death Metal Dreams, my free novel for the Love is an Open Road event is now out. You can find the story posted here: https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...

Since it is 93K, the lovely event organizers have also made it immediately available for download. You can get a copy in .pdf, .ep... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 06:39 • 12 views
Terrance Brashun Terrance Brashun's blog:
Anyone who purchases any of my books for the month of August and shows me proof of purchase will be able to read the Introduction to the book that I am working on now. All you have to do is email me evidence of purchase to terrancebrashun@gmail.com
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Published on August 01, 2015 06:12 • 7 views
Bala Mookoni Bala Mookoni's blog:
Dayananda pulled out yet another parchment from the trunk. Unrolling it, he spread it flat with his hands. It was an ancient map. He said, ‘If you observe, the place marked here is known as Naachipa. It is not far away from the modern- day Nagpur. That is your destination. It has intense spiritua... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 06:11 • 20 views
Dee J. Adams Dee J. Adams's blog:

I think most people know that as glamorous as show business seems, it’s really a ton of hard work for everyone involved. Take for instance my day yesterday. 14.5 hours. Yep. If you include the commute, you can tack on another hour. From the cast to the crew, no one gets off easy. The hours can be...

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Published on August 01, 2015 03:00 • 3 views
Sherwood Smith Sherwood Smith's blog:
What is it? How to define it? Talked about here
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Published on August 01, 2015 05:58 • 10 views
Toby Neal Toby Neal's blog:

How did you come to be interested in the Lei Crime Kindle World?


First, it was Toby Neal’s invitation to participate in it. Before she emailed me, I believe back in December, 2014, I hadn’t heard of Kindle Worlds.I feel honored to have been invited to join this group of professional, accomplish...

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Published on August 01, 2015 04:21 • 3 views
J.L. Weil J.L. Weil's blog:
Yup. The last installment of the Divisa Series, Redeeming Angel , will be hitting retail outlets on September 25th!!!*actives giddiness and tears all at the same time*
Redeeming Angel is going to be the last book center around Chase & Angel.

I say this, because their story has come to end... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 10:07 • 5 views
David Bergsland David Bergsland's blog:

Called to Gobi



This seems to start as a true story—a prison conversion results in a call to Mongolia. He has seven years in prison to learn the language and the culture. His plans are spiritually solid. He leaves to go over there and the troubles begin.


Dystopian survivalism onthe edgeof war

The result reads l...

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Published on July 31, 2015 08:21 • 2 views
Charlie Cochet Charlie Cochet's blog:

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In celebration of my attending Coastal Magic as a Featured Author, we have a special treat over at Literary Escapism: Destructive Delta at the beach! Check out what the fellas get up to under the tropical sun.


http://wp.me/p3SIUp-cdM

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Published on August 01, 2015 05:48 • 8 views
Edward Lorn Edward Lorn's blog:


Along Came a Spider - James Patterson



No wonder the literary world is polluted with so many shitty writers. They see how well this fucking hack has sold, read his work, and aspire to fucking mediocrity. James Patterson outsells Pulitzer-Prize winning authors, but his writing (I refuse to call this bullshit “prose”) is barely one ste...

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Published on July 31, 2015 14:01 • 3 views
Philip   Lee Philip Lee's blog:
Ten Top General View
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A thumping good book does your head good.


No. 1: Teach Yourself GeekLittle Brown Jug, 45

Teach Yourself GeekCaught on the bloody beach without your AK47, what you need is a joystick that can move mountains. Spirol Agenue's Teach Yourself Geek was written in a corkscrew elevator stuck on the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 23:04 • 4 views
Zuzana Fabianová Zuzana Fabianová's blog:

kprirastkyMám pocit, že som tu túto rubriku nemala už sto rokov. Rozhodla som sa to napraviť, pretože recenzií na blogu je neúrekom. Už to bude pomaly rok, čo som naposledy niečo napísala k tejto rubrike, takže nebudem všetky knihy opisovať, lebo by sme tu boli veľmi dlho. Začnem pekne od začiatku a tak si...

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Published on July 31, 2015 06:00 • 5 views
Θοδωρής Γεωργακόπουλος Θοδωρής Γεωργακόπουλος's blog:

Είμαι σίγουρος ότι έχετε πολλά τέτοια κι εσείς στη βιβλιοθήκη σας. Τόμοι γιγάντιοι με σελίδες χιλιάδες, που όλο λέτε ότι θα διαβάσετε, αλλά καταλήγετε να ξεχνάτε, να τους αφήνετε στο ράφι, κοιτάζοντας πότε πότε την παχιά τους ράχη με τύψεις, και κάνοντας μελλοντικά σχέδια που ξέρετε ότι δεν θα τη...

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Published on July 31, 2015 13:23 • 4 views
Kate Forsyth Kate Forsyth's blog:
Here are my Favourite Seven Books on Fairy Tales.



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1. The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning & Importance of Fairy Tales by Bruno Bettelheim

First published in 1975, this is one of the most important early books on fairy tales. It is stuffed full of ideas, but must be read with a cave... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 07:00 • 2 views
Apryl Baker Apryl Baker's blog:




Hey, Everyone! Kelly Anne Blount, USA TODAY Bestselling author, here! Before I get started, I wanted to send a HUGE thank you to my friend, Apryl Baker! She is such an amazing writer, host, and friend! Thanks for everything, Apryl!
I also want to give a special shout out to my Wattpad friends an... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 21:01 • 5 views
Laurette Long Laurette Long's blog:
Just back from two weeks in Paris, the most beautiful and evocative city on earth. (That should get some comments). It took me four hours to choose six postcards. Soft purple dusk at the Place de la Concorde. Art nouveaustreetlamps glowing like bunches of luminous grapes. Notre Dame rising from t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 02:09 • 4 views
A.G. Henley A.G. Henley's blog:

It’s been a while since I posted, but boy have I got some stuff to tell you. So lean close, and I’ll whisper it to you now … No, I’m too excited. I have to shout.


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THE FIRE SISTERS RELEASES SEPTEMBER 25TH!


I am thrilled to finally have a release date for the final book in the Brilliant Darkn...

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Published on August 01, 2015 00:00 • 3 views
Lillian Francis Lillian Francis's blog:
One of the advantages of self publishing is that you have total control over your product and this is never more obvious than in the cover design.
While many publishers will attempt to accommodate your wishes, what happens when your vision and the publisher’s art department don’t mesh. It’s bad en... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 21:00 • 2 views
Michaela Vysloužilová Michaela Vysloužilová's blog:

Tohto roku sa konal už 20. ročník Festivalu fantázie. (Aj keď na jednej prednáške sme boli svedkami debaty, kde bol vyjadrený názor, že by to nemali označovať za dvadsiaty ročník, keďže prvé roky sa tento festival volal celkom inak. Ale to je zrejme bezpredmetné.) Pre moju sestru a mňa to bol v...

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Published on July 31, 2015 12:54 • 5 views
Vera Q. Vera Q.'s blog:
La Vita è Caos.
Babele.
E gli istanti ci rincorrono.
E rosicchiano gli attimi, mostri insaziabili.
Per cui prendi tuoi fottuti ritagli di tempo e cucili insieme.
E con quel misero fazzoletto di momenti puliscitici il culo.

Vera Q.
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Published on August 01, 2015 04:56 • 23 views
Teresa R. Funke Teresa R. Funke's blog:

Okay, this post is mostly for my writer friends, but if you love to read, you may find this topic of interest too! Click below to view my newest writing video from my YouTube channel. This one is on understanding the difference between various genres in literature. It’s a confusing topic for new...

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Published on August 01, 2015 04:00 • 4 views
Valerie Bowman Valerie Bowman's blog:

Happy August!


In July I traveled to New York City for the Romance Writers of America conference. I had a blast butnow I’m back in Florida, busily writing two new novellas and gearing up to write Lord Christian Berkeley’s story. I can’t wait to start it! This month, I found out that both THE UNEX...

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Published on July 31, 2015 18:00 • 2 views
Sarah Holman Sarah Holman's blog:
Need another book to last you for the rest of summer? This month, I am putting some of my kindle books for free! Shall we start with one set in the Middle Ages?

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Published on July 31, 2015 23:00 • 5 views
Amy A. Bartol Amy A. Bartol's blog:
Picture Look what you did! Your votes made Sea of Stars the Best Audiobook of 2015 at the Penned Con awards!! Thank you!! You're the world's best fans. I'm so grateful to all of you, and I'll cherish this moment forever.

Thank you Brilliance Audio for creating the Sea of Stars audiobook. Kate Rudd, I sha... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 08:22 • 6 views
Andy Gavin Andy Gavin's blog:

Restaurant: La Taverna del Porto

Location: Via Giosue Carducci, 10, 60019 Senigallia, Italy

Date: June 20, 2015

Cuisine: Italian

Rating:Pricy but tastyall in dining

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Sandwiched between Michelin 2 star meals we asked our hotel for a restaurant recommendation.

They sent us across town to La Tavern...

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Published on July 31, 2015 10:28 • 4 views
Cat Winters Cat Winters's blog:
We're now less than two weeks away from the August 11 release of The Uninvited , which means that blog tours, giveaways, and West Coast appearances are either now available or coming soon! Here are the latest updates for the novel.

A Giveaway

HarperCollins sent me proofs of the gorgeous fini... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 16:30 • 3 views
R.P. Dahlke R.P. Dahlke's blog:

More FREE goodies fromRP Dahlke A Bag of fresh whole coffee beans from Bisbee, AZ A“gun” coffee mug A coffee grinder Audio book (CD) of Just the Pitts by popular humorous mystery writer, Jinx Schwartz A signed print copy of A DEAD RED CADILLAC by RP Dahlke A print book of No Perfect Destiny by […...

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Published on July 31, 2015 05:25 • 2 views
Monette Michaels Monette Michaels's blog:

eyecover_240_x_349 Storm Warning, SSI Book 4, is coming August 25th, 2015.


In celebration of this release, the good folks at Liquid Silver Books have put the first book, Eye of the Storm, on sale for .99. That’s a savings of $5, people.


So, in case you wondered how the SSI series started, here’s your chance to get i...

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Published on July 31, 2015 15:50 • 4 views
Jenny  Lawson Jenny Lawson's blog:

A friend of minegave me a high school graduation picture of her daughterand it was lovely but you wouldn’t have known it was a graduation picture if it didn’t have that written at the bottom of the picture, and I was like, “Do they not wear fur coats in graduation pictures any more?” and then she...

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Published on July 31, 2015 10:17 • 1 view
Laura McNeill Laura McNeill's blog:

I’m so happy to introduce my Kindle Fire winner & am thrilled to report that more than 9,000 people entered the giveaway through the Center of Gravity Chick Lit Plus blog tour!


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The lucky winner, chosen by the Rafflecopter widget, is BETH MINYARD from Bainbridge Island, Washington!


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Here’s...

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Published on July 31, 2015 04:57 • 2 views
Nancy Bilyeau Nancy Bilyeau's blog:
The castle of Hrad Krivoklat, built forty kilometers west of Prague in the 12th century, possessed a Gothic chapel known for its statues of the twelve apostles, gazing at worshippers from high above. Also of note was a statue of Jesus at the altar, flanked by angels with golden wings.

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Published on August 01, 2015 03:23 • 2 views
A.J.  Rose A.J. Rose's blog:

I was on the phone with a dear friend yesterday and the subject of the various romance cons came up. He asked me how longit was until I fly to England to participate in the UK Meet. I was shocked to realize it’s a mere six weeks away.

What’s more shocking is I’m less afraid than I expected to be...

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Published on July 31, 2015 12:52 • 5 views
Lili St. Crow Lili St. Crow's blog:
It was too hot to take Miss B for four miles of running this morning. Still, she attended the Lacing and the Tying of the Shoes with her usual begging–getting her nose tangled in the laces, rolling over, trying to lie on my feet so I could not move without her. You get the idea. […]
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Published on July 31, 2015 12:27 • 4 views
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