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Melissa Giorgio Melissa Giorgio's blog:

Yesterday I was back at Books of Wonder for another fun author event!


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The Fierce Reads event featured authors Ann Aguire, Caragh M. O’Brien, Marie Rutkoski and Emmy Laybourne. Emmy Laybourne was also the moderator, and she started things off by having each of the authors talk a little about thei...

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Published on September 20, 2014 08:09 • 1 view
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
A new article from popular Natural News on my breeding article: http://www.naturalnews.com/046965_pop...
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Published on September 22, 2014 19:08 • 4 views
Skylar Dorset Skylar Dorset's blog:

It’s Selkie’s birthday!


So I thought, to celebrate, I’d do a giveaway!


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What am I giving away?



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GRAND PRIZE: An advance copy of THE BOY WITH THE HIDDEN NAME *and* an advance paper copy of the e-novella THE GIRL WHO READ THE STARS, both signed and personalized (and if you don’t have THE GIRL WHO NE...

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Published on September 21, 2014 12:03 • 1 view
L.T. Vargus L.T. Vargus's blog:

Buy my first novel, Casting Shadows Everywhere: available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble


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In his own words, 15 year old Jake is a “huge pussy.” He flinches. Always. He’s too timid to make a move on Beth, the buxom girl of his dreams, and too busy getting face-slammed into lockers by bullies to...

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Published on May 12, 2013 18:53 • 1 view
Melissa Grey Melissa Grey's blog:


UK ARCs of The Girl at Midnight have arrived! Aren’t they pretty?


My publisher, Atom Books, is hosting a giveaway of not one, not two, but twenty copies. To enter, use the widget below or head on over to Goodreads.





Goodreads Book Giveaway
The Girl at Midnight by Melissa Grey

The Girl at Midnight
by Melissa Grey

Giveaway ends September 3...

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Published on September 22, 2014 05:38 • 1 view
Glinda Izabel Glinda Izabel's blog:
Carissimi sognalettori, è finito il giveaway più spendaccione e folle che vi abbia mai proposto e con esso sono finite anche le mie vacanze. Inutile dire che il ritorno a casa non è stato dei più piacevoli e che continuo ad aggirarmi per le stanze con un muso così lungo da non aver nemmeno bisogn... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 21, 2014 10:58 • 1 view
N.M.  Silber N.M. Silber's blog:

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ANNOUNCEMENT ONE: Lily and Adam Roth are expecting a baby! Because you KNOW these two will be the most hilariously loving parents around, the story must be told. I’m going to write Legal Issue, (Baby Roth’s story), as a companion novella, but also put Adam and Lily’s whole story, including Lega...

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Published on September 22, 2014 18:57 • 1 view
Danielle Torella Danielle Torella's blog:

I have the date for the cover reveal for About Time! SEPTEMBER 29TH!cover reveal banner


Also if you want to help in the reveal, such as if you are a blogger here is the document to sigh up! Hosted by Book Addicts One Stop PR Shop!


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Published on September 21, 2014 19:53 • 6 views
Tammy Strobel Tammy Strobel's blog:

McCloud, CA; taken with my iPhone 5s


I don’t think you have to visit faraway places to find beauty or experience the joy of traveling. I’ve discovered so many magical places that are close to my home in Siskiyou County, California. For example, a few months ago we attended a fundraiser for the Yreka Women in Business Network. We bi...

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Published on September 20, 2014 15:13 • 1 view
A.J.  Thomas A.J. Thomas's blog:
The list of things I can't do while walking on a treadmill includes: writing by hand, making paper airplanes, applying makeup, snacking on messy things, and effective parenting. But editing and synopsis writing are the important epic-fail items on the list.

While The Intersection of Purgatory and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 17:35 • 4 views
Suzanne Schultz Pick Suzanne Schultz Pick's blog:


Once you’ve been touched by darkness, it never leaves you… Abandoned by her parents as an infant; seventeen year old Hannah spent her childhood wading through countless foster families until being adopted by the Whitmans three years ago. Unfortunately, Atlanta’s high society wasn’t quite ready...

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Published on September 22, 2014 04:00 • 1 view
Eli Easton Eli Easton's blog:

Day Nine of the Murder on the Mountain blog tour!


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Although Murder on the Mountain is what’s generally referred to as a “cozy”—a murder mystery solved by an amateur sleuth, fairly light on police procedure—I did do a lot of research on how murder cases are handled in my home state of New Hampshi...

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Published on September 21, 2014 12:33 • 7 views
Ruth  Silver Ruth Silver's blog:

The Reaper’s Daughter by KM Randall


Publisher: Booktrope


Expected Publication: February 15, 2015


Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal


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I’ve always felt like an average girl . . . except for my strange relationship with death. You could say I like to court it. Whether I’m soaring through the air as a fl...

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Published on September 19, 2014 22:00 • 3 views
Alexis  Hall Alexis Hall's blog:

SandRuinGold_200x300So, Sand and Ruin and Gold – my cyberpunk fairytale of love and alienation – got released today. Yay!


If that’s the sort of thing you’re into … I hope you’ll consider checking it out.


It’s available on Riptide’s siteas per usual, and also on various Amazon type entities.


There’s also a blog tour (fu...

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Published on September 22, 2014 05:25 • 5 views
Susan Arden Susan Arden's blog:




Hot, hot, boy it's hot. If you're into raw chemistry, check out Tempted and Seduced ~ Playing the #Edge. 5-star scalding review up on Bookworm Bettie's Blog.http://www.bookwormbetties.com/2014/09/blog-tour-reviews-giveaway-playing-edge.html Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 14:31 • 3 views
Michael  Bryson Michael Bryson's blog:

mberryIn early 2012 I told one psychologist that everything in my life had led up to this moment, and everything afterwards would fall away from it. We’d just been told by Kate’s doctor that he had no more treatment to recommend. He advised her to plan her life three months at a time. He looked at me a...

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Published on September 20, 2014 11:56 • 1 view
Ann Leckie Ann Leckie's blog:

If you’ve read Ancillary Justice, you know that tea is very important to the Radchaai. As it happens, tea is also important to the events of Ancillary Sword, and not just because it takes place firmly inside Radch space. It so happens that Athoek System has a planet where tea is grown, so tea is...

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Published on September 22, 2014 06:58 • 5 views
Patrick Tumblety Patrick Tumblety's blog:
If you are a fan of Kurt Vonnegut, and/or a fan of Hugh Howey (and if you haven't discovered the magic of Wool, yet, do yourself a favor and pick it up right now), then check out his short story, Peace In Amber.

The story works as a complimentary piece to Slaughterhouse Five, but also is it's own... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 18:07 • 3 views
Lawrence Block Lawrence Block's blog:
Have you seen it yet?

Here's the scoop— A Walk Among the Tombstones , starring Liam Neeson, written and directed by Scott Frank, and based on the tenth Matthew Scudder novel, opened Friday, September 19, throughout the US and UK and most of the world. (But some of y'all have to wait a while. The o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 18:04 • 5 views
T.M.  Smith T.M. Smith's blog:
The Reaper's Daughter by KM RandallPublisher: BooktropeExpected Publication: February 15, 2015Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal
The Reaper's Daughter
I’ve always felt like an average girl . . . except for my strange relationship with death. You could say I like to court it. Whether I’m soaring through the air as a flyer... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 19, 2014 23:19 • 1 view
L.G. Castillo L.G. Castillo's blog:
Publication date:September 18th 2014Genres:New Adult, Contemporary RomanceCody Wilde can’t deny his growing feelings for childhood friend, Cassie Strong. But with the threat from a lifelong enemy looming, Cody resolves to keep Cassie safe, even if it means sacrificing his own happiness.

Troubled... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 05:46 • 3 views
Anthony Neil Smith Anthony Neil Smith's blog:
Regardless of how "stressed" I feel these days, especially aware of it after the heart attack in March, I still hear how "stressed" everyone is and I think, "Really? Or is it just an excuse?"
I think of all those 18th and 19th century stories, these English dudes living an already seemingly leisur... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 21, 2014 10:43 • 8 views
Sara E. Santana Sara E. Santana's blog:
Its been awhile since I did a “Let’s Talk About…” but I’ve had something on my mind and I feel like talking. I was talking with a friend recently about the idea of social media and marketing yourself. Now, some of you may not have really been around for the part of life when social […]
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Published on September 20, 2014 08:36 • 3 views
Franklin Gillette Franklin Gillette's blog:
Close your eyes for a minute, then open your eyes. You should have contemplated this practical truth from just opening and closing your eyes. You can no longer focus outward and you get a feel for existence beyond the senses. Close your eyes for a minute, contemplate what you just read, and then... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 17:53 • 23 views
Karen Tyrrell Karen Tyrrell's blog:

Sanity Fair 2014 Come to Sanity Fair Mental Health week community event.


A special day to celebrate the possibility of wellness, resilience and recovery.


Sanity Fair raises awareness and address stigma around mental health.


Nearly half Australians experience signs and symptoms of mental health distress so it’s i...

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Published on September 20, 2014 05:29 • 2 views
Catherine McKenzie Catherine McKenzie's blog:
If you haven't read these books, you should! http://huff.to/1x3s3Ri
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Published on September 22, 2014 17:42 • 3 views
Sara Raasch Sara Raasch's blog:

Wanna win a FINISHED COPY of SNOW LIKE ASHES plus a CHAKRAM??


The Autumn Join the Blizzard contest ends in just over a week!


GO!

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Published on September 22, 2014 13:30 • 5 views
Derrick Belanger Derrick Belanger's blog:
Interview with Chuck Davis on
A Study in Terror: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Revolutionary Stories of Fear and the Supernatural (Volume 1)

Derrick: First off, give us a little bit of background. What was your interest in Doyle, Horror of the Heights, and this anthology?

Chuck: Actually, I hadn’t been... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 17:34 • 42 views
Author Abdulazeez Henry Musa Author Abdulazeez Henry Musa's blog:
Whether you’re the CEO of a venture-backed startup writing a letter to investors about the current state of business or crafting the perfect job description to hire your first employee, your ability to communicate through the written word matters. Unfortunately, literary geniuses are few and far... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 17:29 • 1 view
Alejandro Rodriguez Morales Alejandro Rodriguez Morales's blog:

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Si tuviera el poder de volar, en este momento me iría a hacerlo, recorrería los cielos de la Tierra y no aterrizaría de nuevo hasta que simplemente quisiera dejar de volar (no por cansancio, porque si es un poder su uso no tendría por qué cansarme); solo cuando me hastiara de volar me detendría...

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Published on September 21, 2014 13:33 • 4 views
Melissa Snark Melissa Snark's blog:
From the American Library Association:

Banned Books Week is an annual event
celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of
September, it highlights the value of free and open access to
information. Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community
–- librarians,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 07:27 • 3 views
Jennifer  Thompson Jennifer Thompson's blog:
I'm racing to write this post as summer is quickly coming to an end. Fall is in less than a week, so here comes the cliched "Where did the time go?"

Perhaps I should be a little more reserved in saying I totally look forward each summer to the blockbuster movies that vie for our attention, but I'... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 19, 2014 23:02 • 4 views
Nerea Nieto Nerea Nieto's blog:

personajesreales Uno de los aspectos más importantes de una novela son los personajes. Gracias a ellos nuestros lectores pueden conectar con la historia y sentirse identificados.


Pero, ¿cómo crear personajes reales? ¿Qué pasos debemos seguir para conseguir que se salgan del papel?


Intentaré dar algunos de lo que h...

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Published on September 22, 2014 10:38 • 4 views
G. Arthur Brown G. Arthur Brown's blog:
I was shocked earlier today to discover that I was not off work tomorrow, but off Thursday. That sent my whole week into a spiral of having no idea what I'm going to do with myself even more so than usual.

But then Jeremy Maddux posted something about "weird for the sake of weird" on facebook.

"W... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 17:14 • 34 views
Mandi Ehman Mandi Ehman's blog:

Candy Cane Chex Mix

Two years ago, I went on a chex mix craze and discovered the world’s bestflavor, but since then I haven’t really felt the need to try any more flavors. Why mess with perfection?

This year, though, I realized I’ve never made a peppermint or candy cane flavored version, which seemed like a huge o...

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Published on September 22, 2014 07:18 • 3 views
Keith Deininger Keith Deininger's blog:
"The city loomed about him, dim and silent. Nothing stirred within its houses and shops, standing dull and lifeless as stone, the same nothing color as the rocks he’d once stacked as a child, building monoliths to gods that did not exist. Everything was familiar—it was just as he remembered his o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 10:03 • 3 views
Maria Armanda Santos Maria Armanda Santos's blog:

Today I went for a walk with my sister. Here are some pictures I took while enjoying the always beautiful Lisbon. Hope you like them :)sBeFunky_DSC_0482.jpg BeFunky_DSC_0420.jpgBeFunky_DSC_0495.jpg BeFunky_nu2ll_1 BeFunky_nul2l_1 BeFunky_null_1.jpg BeFunky_null_4.jpg


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Published on September 20, 2014 11:11 • 5 views
Maggie Shayne Maggie Shayne's blog:
Blessed Mabon, to those who celebrate this beautiful holiday otherwise known as the Autumnal Equinox. This is a time when our focus is on two energies: the energy of the harvest, and theenergy of perfect balance.
This the second of the three harvest festivals observed by many. The first was Lammas... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 08:43 • 4 views
James L.  Davis James L. Davis's blog:


Playing by the Rules

When I was a kid the one thing I never understood about organized sports was the need for all of those rules. They just seemed to get in the way of a good (and creative) game, which is one of the reason why I was probably the last person picked in any game of football, basketb...

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Published on September 21, 2014 17:57 • 3 views
Susan Illene Susan Illene's blog:

This Sunday (September 21st) I will be doing a giveaway for the necklace and bracelet worn by the female model on Darkness Clashes. The winner will also receive one promo item of their choice (tote bag, series notebook, signed paperback, coffee mug, etc). The contest will be on Facebook only. I a...

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Published on September 19, 2014 15:48 • 1 view
Joe Mikolay Joe Mikolay's blog:
As of today we've sold OVER. 1,000. COPIES. OF. THE PACK!!!

I'm incredibly proud of this, and incredible thankful for every single person who took time to pick up and read my book.

This is all pretty awesome, and I hope you all enjoyed the heck out of The Pack.

But October is Alpha Month and, if you... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 22, 2014 17:01 • 20 views
Julia Kent Julia Kent's blog:
After I finished the Her Billionaires series, so many readers wanted more of the characters that I continued it, and in Complete Bliss (coming TOMORROW) the people from my Her Billionaires series you know and love -- Mike, Laura, Dylan, Josie and Alex -- have lunch at Jeddy's Diner (and served by... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 21, 2014 18:47 • 3 views
Emery Lord Emery Lord's blog:








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Love YA books? Love ice cream? Now, you can love them together.



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Published on September 21, 2014 19:59 • 6 views
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