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Elizabeth Horton-Newton Elizabeth Horton-Newton's blog:
Elizabeth Horton-Newton5 Stars “A wonderful story of love, suspense and what might have been!
ByMrs Michelle Nora Medhaton May 2, 2015
Format: Kindle Edition

A View from the Sixth Floor is an amazing read. It starts out a story about loving, kind people in their twilight years, looking out and carin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 03, 2015 21:11 • 3 views
Jen Campbell Jen Campbell's blog:
Hello, all :) I'm back in the UK after travelling around Japan for three and a half weeks. We had the most amazing time, and vlogged some of our trip. I've split this into three different videos, the first of which is now up on my Youtube channel if you want to see what we got up to (parts two an... Read more of this blog post »
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Michelle Madow Michelle Madow's blog:
The votes are in, and I'm happy to announce the winner of the Diamonds are Forever cover contest! Here is the cover that you all voted as your favorite:

Congrats to Suna (KiwiLover25 on Instagram and Twitter) on the beautiful cover! She has won an ARC (advanced reader's copy) of Diamonds are Fore... Read more of this blog post »
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Chris  Stevenson Chris Stevenson's blog:
I don't want to offend anyone. And I don't think my opinion is written on gold tablets and from upon high.

I truly believe, after exhausted investigation of my gradual sales slump to nothing, and given the fact that I am a relentless and heavy promoter (for all my books) who belongs to nearly 30 s... Read more of this blog post »
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Michael Lynes Michael Lynes's blog:
We have been getting a lot of emails from friends of friends who have read Christopher's story. Some excerpts below:

Ms. Joan G:

My dear friend, I mean this sincerely. The book that Michael wrote is wonderful. I could feel his joy, his dismay,his hope, his love and especially his faith. You are my... Read more of this blog post »
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Jennifer Niven Jennifer Niven's blog:

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i just finished reading the book All the Bright Places and jenniferniven broke my heart into pieces and crushed it into dust, and left me lying in bed crying and will be for days. –It was such a LOVELY book and definitely worth the read!

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Tamara Ireland Stone Tamara Ireland Stone's blog:


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Win a copy of Every Last Word By Tamara Ireland Stone AND a $50 Visa Gift Card! Enter at girlzone.com
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Published on May 03, 2015 19:32 • 3 views
Amanda Gowin Amanda Gowin's blog:
The Goodreads Author thingie has a stats page, and I just found out a TON of people have 'Radium Girls' on their 'To Read' shelves - what do you want? What can I do to get you people to push it to 'Currently Reading' then 'Read' and perhaps for a few - gasp - REVIEWED'? You want it FREE? We can m... Read more of this blog post »
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Lizzy Ford Lizzy Ford's blog:

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As always, this schedule is subject to change, depending upon marketing strategies, travel/conventions, financial considerations, other business considerations, Life, etc.! I’ll be at Arizona Dreamin’ at the end of May. Stephanie (helper elf) will have FREE “Omega” ARC paperbacks at RT mid-May...

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Published on May 03, 2015 15:10 • 5 views
Ellery A. Kane Ellery A. Kane's blog:
Here’s a “prophecy” for you…Book two in the Legacy series, Prophecy, is coming soon!

I expect it to be released by June 2015. If you want to be one of the first to know when Prophecy is released and have access to an exclusive giveaway of a copy of the book on Amazon.com, please sign up for my ne... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 03, 2015 19:46 • 31 views
John  Starley Allen John Starley Allen's blog:



Everything we do creates ripples--positive or negative.

In A Splash of Kindness: The Ripple Effect of Compassion, Courage & Character I examine the positive ripples that result from kindness. I share stories of people who benefited from caring coaches, involved parents, committed teachers, a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 03, 2015 19:42 • 2 views
Lynessa James Lynessa James's blog:
Do you ever wonder what truly goes on behind closed doors? What erotica authors really live like, or even what Dominance and Submission truly consists of? Is it all whips, chains, handcuffs, safewords, and kinky sex? Do these authors merely write fantasy, or does their inspiration come from actua... Read more of this blog post »
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Rachel  Thompson Rachel Thompson's blog:


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I’ve been in recovery from my childhood abuse for thirty years. For the last 18 years I’ve worked with thousands of survivors as both a therapist and a trauma recovery coach. Healing from childhood abuse is a complicated, lengthy and tricky process. Survivors need a lot of help and support to...

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Published on May 03, 2015 06:10 • 3 views
Ben Aaronovitch Ben Aaronovitch's blog:

Guleed Tease!

Rivers of London: Body WorkIssue #1 July 15


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Published on May 02, 2015 22:00 • 1 view
Erica Miles Erica Miles's blog:
1) Tell us about your work-in-progress, or WIP, as it’s known as in the industry or New Release…
What is the story about?
It starts off as a love story, a fantasy in the mind of the female protagonist come true. Her name is Sara. She suffers from mental illness, hears voices, and one of the voice... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 03, 2015 19:27 • 3 views
Sarah A. Reinhard Sarah A. Reinhard's blog:

Over the last two weeks, I’ve been on a blogging break. It was unplanned. And I’m unapologetic.

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My blogging has changed over the years. And though I’ve had moments of thinking aboutjust chuck the whole thing, I’ve never wanted to quit blogging.


Sometimes, it’s possible to get too navel-gazey about...

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Published on May 02, 2015 20:46 • 8 views
Grace Burrowes Grace Burrowes's blog:

washington-dc-300a061009Before I focused on child welfare law, I spent about ten years in the Washington, DC, area, working for what the locals call, “Beltway Bandits.” These are the companies who live off federal contracts. Some were small, but most were large. Very large. Before I opened my own law practice, I worked...

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Published on May 03, 2015 07:39 • 4 views
Leigh Bardugo Leigh Bardugo's blog:


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The Darkling!

(A gifty for lbardugo ) Looking forward to the new book GURL



Such a beautiful gifty!!!!

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Published on May 02, 2015 08:33 • 5 views
Jennifer Crusie Jennifer Crusie's blog:

Today is Krissie’s Birthday!

We’re going to Kathy’s for breakfast where we’re going to discuss our books in progress and the possibility of restarting ReFab, now that we’re not suicidal any more. (Krissie’s winter was much worse than mine; mine was much worse that I realized at the time, we’re bot...

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M.C.A. Hogarth M.C.A. Hogarth's blog:
This book already had 3 people do a once-over on it when I first wrote it, so it's pretty clean. But I've added a lot of new material (about 20 pages!) and with new material comes new opportunity for typos/wordos! If you have a free evening this week and are willing to read for errors, drop me a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 03, 2015 07:35 • 2 views
Zoe E. Whitten Zoe E. Whitten's blog:

I saw the trailer for Tucker and Dale VS Evil last year, and I knew I had to get it on DVD eventually. We finally found a copy last week, and I thought it was fantastic. I love how the classic teenagers going out in the woods trope is subverted because the “evil rednecks” are actually just normal...

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Published on May 03, 2015 11:09 • 2 views
Karen Michelle Nutt Karen Michelle Nutt's blog:

Grunge Background.Welcome to Snippet Sunday.


If you missed the last weeks snippet from


The Gryphon & His Thief, here's the link.


Chapter Six #3


Set up for this week: Most humans cannot perceive the Otherworldly realm, but Darrien cloaks his true self as he searches for Calli. He must hurry. Once the sun rises,...

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Published on May 02, 2015 22:01 • 2 views
Brian Keene Brian Keene's blog:

KING OF THE BASTARDS by Brian Keene & Steven Shrewsbury


Extreme horror meets extreme sword & sorcery!


Rogan has been many things in his life as an adventurer — a barbarian, a thief, a buccaneer, a rogue, a lover, a reaver, and most recently, a king. Now, this prehistoric bane of wizards an...

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Published on May 03, 2015 03:06 • 6 views
Joshua Blum Joshua Blum's blog:
It’s amazing how long it can take to put together a short movie. The video in said title is technically not even a movie, really, it’s a music video that’s about 4 and a half minutes long. But, man, did that sucker take a long time to put together!

I started working on it sometime in December and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 03, 2015 18:47 • 4 views
James  Riley James Riley's blog:

That’s awesome! Jack or Bethany, both would be fun. You could stick your hand in a book for Bethany, though, so I might be tempted to go with her. And thanks Pinky, glad you like the cover!

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Published on May 03, 2015 11:19 • 3 views
Cheri Chesley Cheri Chesley's blog:
So here's the thing: my husband lost this job last week. And it kinda stinks. No really, it stinks. We were just at that point where we're starting to get our sea legs, and BAM!

I've been struggling a lot with what we should do. Obviously, Bryan's looking for a new job. He's applying and has his f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 02, 2015 16:41 • 2 views
Stuart Aken Stuart Aken's blog:
The Methuselah Strain, from FBP.The Methuselah Strain, from FBP.

Last night I promised you a new version of The Methuselah Strain. Here’s the buying link for the publisher’s store.

And below isthe entry from Fantastic Books Publishing relating to The Methuselah Strain:

As the Prime Renegade plans the disabling of automatic sys...

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Published on May 03, 2015 00:19 • 5 views
Jennifer Lynn Barnes Jennifer Lynn Barnes's blog:


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This is incredible^

Remember that time I wrote a tumblr post about fandom and parasocial relationships?

http://jenniferlynnbarnes.tumblr.com/post/77959090266/on-fandom-parasocial-relationships-and-what-we

If you enjoyed that post, check out my TEDx talk on psychology and the relat...

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Published on May 03, 2015 18:11 • 4 views
Helen Lowe Helen Lowe's blog:
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RIP?

Last week, I returned from being away to learn that NZ Book Month had been indefinitely postponed, coming on top of the NZ Book Awards having been postponed until 2016 for lack of an anchor sponsor.

Support for literature, books, and reading is, it seems, at an all time low ebb in Aotearoa-...

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Published on May 03, 2015 11:30 • 3 views
Lev Raphael Lev Raphael's blog:
On May 5th, the authors' association Pen America will give a freedom of expression award to Charlie Hebdo,the wildly iconoclastic Parisian journal. Ten of their staffers were gunned down along with two police guards back in January.

That award has prompted angry exchanges between literary heavywe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 01, 2015 14:23 • 3 views
Eric E. Wright Eric E. Wright's blog:

Wind is invisible; known only by its effects. When surrounding trees are still, we conclude that there is no wind. If we live by a lake or on the seashore we gauge the winds intensity by the height of the waves.


Like the wind, the Holy Spirit is invisible; We discern His presence by His effects. S...

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Published on May 02, 2015 06:41 • 5 views
Scott Sigler Scott Sigler's blog:
THE CHAMPION, Book V in the YA/scifi Galactic Football League series.
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Last week, Quentin Barnes sat on the bench as Becka “The Wrecka” Montagne lined up at Quarterback and led the undefeated Krakens to a narrow one-point win over Buddha City. Will Quentin’s concussion keep him off the field for this week’s tilt against rival...

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Published on May 03, 2015 11:42 • 7 views
R.T. Payne R.T. Payne's blog:
Lights coming straight over the top of Mount Rainier at night do look like something more dangerous and exotic than an airplane; you can see why Washington is the UFO sighting capital of the country. (Or is it the world?) I thought it was the moon at first, rising with alarming speed and brightne... Read more of this blog post »
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Amy H. Sturgis Amy H. Sturgis's blog:
Just a quick note to say that my essay "In Search of Fringe's Literary Ancestors" from the book Fringe Science is the spotlight essay today at the Smart Pop Books website. You can read it for free here! Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 02, 2015 06:25 • 5 views
Rachel Neumeier Rachel Neumeier's blog:

I was going to pick ten, but then I overshot.


I was feeling like I should do a list for authors I love but I haven’t read eight or more of their books (because they haven’t necessarily got eight books out yet). So this list is mostly for authors that I couldn’t put on the eight-or-more list, thou...

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Published on May 03, 2015 06:15 • 7 views
Roz Morris Roz Morris's blog:
Yesterday I was teaching an editing masterclass at The Guardian. During the lunch break I got chatting to a desk editor from its sister title The Observer, who remarked that hed always been curious about writing a novel, but wondered where his journalism instincts would be a hindrance and where a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 03, 2015 06:47 • 3 views
Amy Lane Amy Lane's blog:
Went to my friend Berry Jello's house last night-- she made us lettuce wraps (NOM) and we drank wine and had cake…
And watched horror movies.
Now, I'm not usually a fan of horror movies--but I have some exceptions. The Sixth Sense, Signs, Cabin in the Woods, The Ring, Paranormal Activity-- I admit... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 03, 2015 12:38 • 6 views
Nathan Burgoine Nathan Burgoine's blog:

Today’s the last of four Sundays where I’ve had the pleasure to run you through some of New Lit Salon Press‘s wonderful science fiction anthology Startling Sci-Fi: New Tales of the Beyond. After being lucky enough to get a sneak peak of it, and loving it, I knew I wanted to try to boost the signa...

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Published on May 03, 2015 03:40 • 3 views
Charlie Cochrane Charlie Cochrane's blog:
It’s one part Sherlock Holmes, one part Poirot, and one part romance. The mystery is really what drives the plot, but the setting and characters really bring it to life.

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