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Sarah Ballance Sarah Ballance's blog:

This post is part of a virtual book tour organized by Goddess Fish Promotions. Melissa will award a $25 Amazon GC to a randomly drawn winner via the rafflecopter at the end of this post during the tour. Click on the tour banner to see the other stops on the tour.


NOTE: This book is on sale for o...

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Published on August 20, 2014 21:01 • 1 view
Jen Cousineau Jen Cousineau's blog:
Licentious is now available for preorder!!! Order before release day via Amazon for only $2.99. Release day it will be back to $3.99.

Amazon US: http://amzn.to/1qbQt2V
Amazon UK: http://amzn.to/1t2lFVh
Amazon AU: http://bit.ly/1rd5VCf
Amazon CA: http://amzn.to/1pwqSFy
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Published on August 22, 2014 03:47 • 1 view
Linda Kage Linda Kage's blog:
I'm all excited for my buddy Ivy Bateman, who has a new release out today!



Always focusing on the steamier (Okay, fine, outright erotic)side of things, Ivy has really gone over to the hotter side this time around with her short little novella, I'll Call You Alice .

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Published on August 22, 2014 03:00 • 3 views
Allen Houston Allen Houston's blog:
While I've been working on the "Nightfall Gardens" books I've been tagging pics in Pinterest of people, books, creepy things that helped provide inspiration while I was writing. Check it out and follow me on Pinterest if you've got your own page.

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Published on August 22, 2014 03:30 • 2 views
Vannetta Chapman Vannetta Chapman's blog:

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Who likes housework? Raise your hand and keep it up until you finish reading this blog. Ha ha.


Well, I kind of do like housework. It makes me happy to do it, and I love when it’s done. The problem is that I’m kind of busy! Aren’t we all? So how do we simplify this t...

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Published on August 22, 2014 03:00 • 3 views
Helen   Noble Helen Noble's blog:
Saffron watched the dust bouncing off the scorched soil, shifting sideways by the sheer force of the drops. It was mid-March and the start of the season of long rains. The relief was welcomed in by the open arms of the children who danced in celebration, barefoot in the dirt.
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Published on August 22, 2014 03:21 • 44 views
Gini Koch Gini Koch's blog:
Hola! I know...long time no see. So...to explain for those who somehow have't read Terry Pratchett's DiscWorld series, the subject line is also a sign Granny Weatherwax, a powerful witch, holds when she goes wandering outside of her body. And it's been a month since you've heard from me, and...we... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 21, 2014 16:12 • 6 views
Glenda Larke Glenda Larke's blog:
As some of you know, I have written parts of books on just about every form of transport there is. Trains are great for this -- but here I am in Porthmadog, Wales, and for most of the Welsh journey by train, I was far too busy to write -- looking out the window instead. This is a GREAT train jour... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 22, 2014 01:17 • 1 view
Anastasia Gryzunova Anastasia Gryzunova's blog:
сдано тем временем в "Махаон" / "Азбуку-Аттикус":

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling

My rating: 5 of 5 stars







Дж. К. Роулинг, "Гарри Поттер и Кубок Огня", переводила Мария Спивак , я редактировала. в процессе мне было много читательского счастья, и впереди, я надеюсь, его еще немало... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 21, 2014 19:11 • 1 view
Max Nemtsov Max Nemtsov's blog:

для начала немного инфографики: эволюция книжного магазина на этих территориях


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это была политинформация, а теперь знакомьтесь – Док Спортелло (это слили вторую картинку из кина “Внутренний порок”):



Джош Бролин и Кэтрин Уотерстон немного рассказывают о съемках и блинчиках


а тут обсуждают, скольк...

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Published on August 22, 2014 02:52 • 1 view
Vivi Andrews Vivi Andrews's blog:
It's less than six weeks until Taming the Lion releases (Sept 30!!!) and we're starting to get some reviews a'tricklin' on in. Lookee what just tripped into my inbox! Why it's a 5 Cups Review from Coffee Time Romance Reviews and More! Woot!

You can read the full review HERE, but allow me to share... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 21, 2014 05:39 • 5 views
Malcolm Torres Malcolm Torres's blog:
THE PIRATE is a free sea story on Amazon, August 22 & 23. Here's the hook: Jack Turner is arrested for stealing a car, and the judge gives him a choice: Two-years probation or join the military. Now Jack's aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Almayer, 45-nautical miles south of Key West, standing wa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 22, 2014 03:02 • 32 views
Christopher C. Payne Christopher C. Payne's blog:
San FRANCISCO, August, 2014 – JournalStone Publishing (JSP) President, Christopher C. Payne is pleased to announce the acquisition of the award winning site, HorrorWorld.org – Horror’s #1 Community on the Web. Horror World originally started out as Masters of Terror run by Andy Fairclough of the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 22, 2014 02:13 • 3 views
Katie O'Sullivan Katie O'Sullivan's blog:
I'm thrilled to welcome romance author Constance Phillips to my blog today! She has a new book out this summer - THE ULTIMATE CATCH - which I loved and reviewed here.

Hi, Constance! Tell us a little about yourself, and what kind of books you like to read and write. I’m a writer, wife, and mother... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 22, 2014 02:00 • 3 views
Eve Langlais Eve Langlais's blog:

Living by a nature trail, we are often treated to sightings of wildlife. Some are small, and common, like squirrels and chipmunks (Chippy and Ella really don’t like to share our yard and the peanuts with anyone else). We’ve seen fat bunnies, who despite the fence around our yard, always seem to m...

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Published on August 21, 2014 04:10 • 1 view
Christoph Fischer Christoph Fischer's blog:
005Currently entitled "Conditions" my next release will be a strange and special occurence for me. I am going back to the very first book I've ever written.
Five years ago I was working on a training manual when I decided to experiment with writing fiction.
The planned short story grew quickly and wh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 22, 2014 02:51 • 6 views
Dan Wells Dan Wells's blog:

Youve almost certainly heard of the Ice Bucket Challenge: someone challenges you, and then you have to either a) donate in support of ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease), or b) dump a bucket of ice water on your head, or c) both. Then you get to challenge two other people. I’ve heard some rumblings online...

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Published on August 21, 2014 07:19 • 14 views
Jana Denardo Jana Denardo's blog:
Just before I got behind the wheel for the long drive back to my apartment after nearly three months, I learned that Dreamspinner purchased my short story The Light of Winter for the advent calendar! I'm so very happy. I am not a contemporary fiction writer but I decided I wanted to try and sprea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 19:33 • 6 views
Mary Robinette Kowal Mary Robinette Kowal's blog:

I am slightly calmer now, although I do keep looking over at the Hugo to make certain it is real. There are threequestions people kept asking me after the Hugos.



Who did your hair? – Dolly and Rhondawho were amazing and wonderful.
Did you writethe lyrics to the Retro Hugos song? – No. Those were wr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 21, 2014 05:10 • 7 views
The Onion The Onion's blog:
ST. PAUL, MN—Local resident Nathan Erdlich’s night out was reportedly thrown completely off-balance Wednesday when his friend unexpectedly brought someone to join them for drinks, sources confirmed.






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Published on August 21, 2014 12:35 • 3 views
J.P. Barnaby J.P. Barnaby's blog:

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Join authors Gus Li and Tushmore on their virtual boozy blog crawl as they chat about new releases ‘Wine and Roses’ (Gus Li) and ‘Love on the Rocks’ (Tushmore) both available from Dreamspinner Press this August.


Both authors will answer some quick questions about their romance stories, as well as...

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Published on August 20, 2014 23:00 • 2 views
Peter V. Brett Peter V. Brett's blog:


Check out Miro’s awesome Skull Throne cover:


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Following the Larry Rostant tradition of putting one of the POV characters on the cover, Miro imagines Arlen with the spear of Kaji, ready to fight corelings as the sun sets. Amazing work!


Rae decided to feature a different character on her entry:


Rae Skull Throne entry


I...

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Published on August 21, 2014 05:00 • 7 views
Danny Hughes Danny Hughes's blog:
And like that... it was done.

I have now finished writing the Freya Fables Book 3: The Age of Darkness.

An enjoyable read if I do say so myself, and I loved writing it.
There were times when it was dragging a bit, but overall I really enjoyed the writing Freya Fables Series as a whole.

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Published on August 22, 2014 02:39 • 14 views
Harry Connolly Harry Connolly's blog:

Usually, when I see a stupid thing on the internet, I laugh and maybe tweet about it. “Look! Someone spilled a pile of dumb on the internet!” Then we’ll all share a laugh together and I’d go back to blocking “Emergency Cat” accounts. If I think the source of this particular piece of blockheadery...

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Published on August 21, 2014 16:31 • 8 views
John   Birmingham John Birmingham's blog:

UPDATED. See entry below for extract.

Took a few hours off deadline last night to launch Andrew McMillen's 'Talking Smack', a series of profile/interviews with musicians forcussed largely, but not entirely on drug use.

A fascinating book, expertly done. (It even has it's own little website here....

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Published on August 22, 2014 00:27 • 4 views
Angelia Sparrow Angelia Sparrow's blog:
On Facebook, I was tagged to List 10 books that have affected you in some way. They don’t need to be the ‘right’ books or great works of literature. Tag 10 friends including me: (Basically, if you want to do it, TAG)

1) Julian May's Pliocene Exile series (all 4 books, but especially The Many Color... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 20, 2014 21:03 • 6 views
Tamora Pierce Tamora Pierce's blog:

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Thank you to everyone who entered, reblogged, and expressed their excitement over this giveaway! The following tumblr users were selected at random from over 11,000 entries:


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Published on August 21, 2014 11:16 • 7 views
J.L. Merrow J.L. Merrow's blog:

Caught72webThen head on over to Elisa Rolle’s blog, where you’ll find an exclusive little snippet for stop 3 on the Caught! blog tour. And remember, I’m offering a free signed paperback copy of my Icelandic-set romantic suspense novel Fall Hard (I’m happy to ship internationally) to a randomly chosen commen...

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Published on August 21, 2014 02:57 • 4 views
Diana Pharaoh Francis Diana Pharaoh Francis's blog:

I am here in Colorado and working on getting settled into my new position. I have to say, I didn’t fully understand the curriculum here for the MFA in genre writing, but I have to say, I think it’s the best structure out there for getting people to publishable status. That is, going over the skil...

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Published on July 12, 2014 15:42 • 6 views
A. Lee Martinez A. Lee Martinez's blog:

The bouncer didn’t even pretend to glance at the guest list. “Your name’s not on here.”

“Oh, come on,” said Prometheus. “I’m sure my invite got lost in the mail.”

The bouncer tapped his clipboard. “If your name isn’t on the list, there’s not a lot I can do for you, pal.”

A handsome man in an impecca...

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Published on August 21, 2014 12:01 • 1 view
Lauren Oliver Lauren Oliver's blog:
10 Stunning Writing Studios: We know writers have some weird habits and that a sense of place is...
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Published on August 21, 2014 08:42 • 7 views
Michael  Perry Michael Perry's blog:

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Twelve years in, and this box still makes a clodhopper grin. Book comes out in less than two weeks.


The post The First Box of Books appeared first on SneezingCow.com.

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Published on August 21, 2014 13:23 • 1 view
Savannah J. Frierson Savannah J. Frierson's blog:
Hi, all!
Just a note that I plan to work towards releasing Being Plumville for multiple formats -...
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Published on August 21, 2014 08:00 • 1 view
Tessa Dare Tessa Dare's blog:

A free read from Tessa Dare


I’m happy to announce that I’ve re-released my very first novella as a free e-book!


As I write this, How to Catch a Wild Viscount is available free from Amazon (US, UK, Canada), BN, Kobo, iBooks, and GooglePlay. If it’s not free at your favorite retailer, you can also download a free PDF here at...

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Published on August 21, 2014 11:28 • 10 views
Lillie Ammann Lillie Ammann's blog:

rabbits-footYou may know my sister and I have a tiny little store a few miles outside of Dilley, Texas in the Eagle Ford oilfields. Lil Country Store is a convenience store with a collectibles corner, where we have unique items we find at auctions and estate sales. If you’re anywhere in south Texas, I think...

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Published on August 20, 2014 19:10 • 1 view
Tim Reed Tim Reed's blog:
After the success of my first Goodreads GIVEAWAY for Spider from the Well, I have set up a second. This one is for UK residents only and only has a few days remaining...so more chance to win!

Check out the link below to enter:

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Published on August 22, 2014 02:11 • 4 views
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