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Sharon Kay Penman Sharon Kay Penman's blog:
There is good news on the Cecil the lion front. The government of Zimbabwe is requesting Palmer’s extradition to face charges. I suspect the worldwide outcry has a lot to do with their decision, but I welcome it anyway. The professional guide, who has already been charged, is now talking. He clai... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 09:13 • 4 views
Stacy Navarro Stacy Navarro's blog:
I've written about a bazillion things about my kids; kept most of them to myself so far. As time passes, (I won't say because I'm getting old) I'm realizing I need to share some of the works God's done in my life.
I wrote this poem two decades ago as a mom of a preemie.
July 1995, I was 25 weeks... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 09:01 • 17 views
Andrea McKenzie Raine Andrea McKenzie Raine's blog:
Turnstiles is available to read for FREE on my towerbabel author profile at http://www.towerbabel.com/author/2564.... Check it out and spread the word!

p.s. A review of my book would be nice.

Cheers, Andrea McKenzie Raine

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Published on July 31, 2015 08:38 • 27 views
Taylor Ellwood Taylor Ellwood's blog:
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In Awakening the Luminous Mind, the author discusses how the tensions and blockages a person feels aren’t the entirety of the person, but can be mistaken for such. He likens this experience to the clouds and the sky. The clouds are the tension or blockages, but the sky is en...

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Published on July 30, 2015 11:00 • 1 view
Sara Raasch Sara Raasch's blog:






tilly-and-her-books:



Guys I found the teen room on the cruise ship and there’s so many good books in hardcover! I still want to read Snow like Ashes!



SNOW LIKE ASHES is on a cruise ship?? Yet another instance where my book is more fabulous than I am.

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Published on July 31, 2015 04:42 • 2 views
Leif Gregersen Leif Gregersen's blog:
Hello Dear Readers! Well, it is an absolutely gorgeous day in Edmonton, the sky is blue, there is a bit of a cool breeze flowing and the sun promises to make this a milk and honey day. I have gotten so much great feedback about my Television interview, but no real online sales. I am hoping that p... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 08:29 • 18 views
Jessica L. Brooks Jessica L. Brooks's blog:

Finally Fridayis a meme started by me (Jessica, aka @coffeelvnmom ) and J from @life_love_fandoms .This week's I-finally-read-this-waiting-on-Wednesday-book is: Noble Warrior.
Noble Warrior

Noble Warrior was a gritty, fast-paced read that kept me turning pages into the wee hours of the morning. (Fights! Bang... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 01:00 • 4 views
J.S. Little J.S. Little's blog:
Hey everyone, it's the day for free books! "Melissa" has been released in the Day of Our Passing anthology. Get your copy today for free. I poked through the rest of the stories and poems and there are some pretty damn good ones in the collection and quite a wide variety.

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Published on July 31, 2015 08:25 • 7 views
David Kingsley Evans David Kingsley Evans's blog:
Thanks to Smashwords.com I am now able to offer a copy of my e-book: THE TALE – A Story of Galactic Proportions in most digital formats including epub mobi pdf and more. This means whatever e-reader you prefer we have a version for you.

THE TALE - A Story of Galactic Proportions (The Tale Trilogy) by David Kingsley EvansBecause of this exciting news for one month I’m offering you... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 08:25 • 21 views
Josh Ritter Josh Ritter's blog:
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I sat down and made this lyric video (with Liam’s help) for “Get Down,” hope you dig it!


The post WATCH: “Getting Ready To Get Down” Lyric Video appeared first on Josh Ritter.

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Published on July 30, 2015 22:52 • 1 view
Lisa Cresswell Lisa Cresswell's blog:
Yay! Fall is coming! And with it, lots of spooky stories from World Weaver Press. Their newest anthology, Scarecrow, Volume Three of Rhonda Parrish's Magical Menageries will be released on Tuesday, August 4th.

~About the Book~
Hay-men, mommets, tattie bogles, kakashi, tao-tao—whether formed of stra... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 06:17 • 2 views
Tracy Lawson Tracy Lawson's blog:

It’s been almost a year since Counteract made its debut, and Resist, the next book in the series, was set to follow on June 9. Then June 30. Then August 4.


I apologize to my readers who’ve been waiting almost a year to get their hands on the next installment in Tommy and Careen’s story. I’m sorry...

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Published on July 31, 2015 07:54 • 1 view
J.D. Greear J.D. Greear's blog:

I got this note a couple weeks ago from one of our Summit members, just after Kids Week ended. I love hearing stories like this. This is one of the many reasons we pour out the blood, sweat, and tears (all literal) for Kids Week.

“Steve” is one of the kids in our neighborhood, and he plays with...

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Published on July 30, 2015 05:00 • 1 view
Adam E. Morrison Adam E. Morrison's blog:
Our Day of Passing - An Anthology of Short Stories, Poems and Essays is now published!

Here’s the blurb:

"Do you have a macabre fascination with death and the afterlife?

If so, then this anthology is definitely for you and best of all it is FREE. Whilst some see the subject of death as too morbid... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 08:05 • 24 views
Joshunda Sanders Joshunda Sanders's blog:


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Published on July 30, 2015 05:20 • 2 views
Alexa Land Alexa Land's blog:
I'm so grateful to Alan at Sinfully Addicted for the incredible 5-star review of Coming Home!! <3 The book has received a great deal of positive feedback, but this one stands out.

I'm really glad he mentions Amazon Smile at the end of the review, too. I use it whenever I make a purchase on Amaz... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 10:23 • 4 views
Julia  Mayer Julia Mayer's blog:
Ihr lieben!Nach langer Arbeit, vielen Zweifeln und jede Menge Schweiß und Tränen, kann ich euch endlich Séance präsentieren! Das eBook könnt ihr in allen gängigen Shops erwerben (und hoffentlich auch bald bei iBooks). Ich will heute gar nicht viel um den heißen Brei reden, sondern euch endlich d... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 06:13 • 5 views
David S. Atkinson David S. Atkinson's blog:

Dear Petsmart: Was it really necessary to package the litter I ordered in boxes with packing material?


My wife has our car out of town right now and I decided I needed some more cat litter. We have four cats, so we can go through quite a bit of litter. The bags we buy are forty pounds each, and I...

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Published on July 30, 2015 17:00 • 6 views
Santino Hassell Santino Hassell's blog:
It seemed to take forever but it's finally here!


Amazon | ARe| BN |DSP| kobo



This book is important to me for a number of reasons.

It’s my first release with a publisher, my first contemporary romance, and my first solo project in two years. The main characters, and side characters, also managed to... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 07:33 • 21 views
Anne Elisabeth Stengl Anne Elisabeth Stengl's blog:

And today marks the final day of our week-long celebration of Five Enchanted Roses and the five amazing authors whose work made this collection possible. Hayden Wand, the talented young mind behind, "The Wulver's Rose," brings you a vlog version of her answers to the interview questions. I hope... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 03:00 • 1 view
Ana-Veronica Mircea Ana-Veronica Mircea's blog:

– din categoria bunătăţuri veroniceşti, eventual şi pe gustul altora


Cât fierbe apa pentru una porţieness (cafea instant, carevasăzică, mai pe româneşte), nu prea tare (dacă intră linguriţa în el e OK :P ) şi nu prea dulce,se mărunţesc pe o farfuriuţă vreo cinci biscuiţi (Petit Beurre). După ce e...

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Published on July 30, 2015 08:00 • 2 views
Betsy Bird Betsy Bird's blog:

Bram Stoker had this to say about Chicago: It, “neither fears the devil nor troubles its head about him and all his works.” So in light of my recent move, and in celebration of this (my first day), I offer the following to you:

Goodbye Library

(With profuse apologies to Margaret Wise Brown, who...

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Published on July 30, 2015 21:00 • 9 views
Stephanie  Jackson Stephanie Jackson's blog:
Today at work, I was complimented on how patient I was with a customer. They were trying to use a $10 off coupon they received as a reward for collecting a lot of points from shopping in the store. We had to go through so many steps for her to complete her rewards profile (something you need to d... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 13:02 • 5 views
Rebekah  Lewis Rebekah Lewis's blog:

SATYRFROMTHESHADOWSIt’s here! It’s here! Melancton has arrived at long last! Today is the LAST DAY to get your copy of Satyr from the Shadows at $2.99. (It will be $4.99 starting tomorrow).


The first few reviews have started appearing on Goodreads and Amazon. I am so glad readers are loving this book!


Need to be pers...

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Published on July 31, 2015 00:18 • 2 views
Nicole Edwards Nicole Edwards's blog:
*waves furiously*

It's me again!
Oh, my goodness. I can't believe it,but this day has come around again, for the THIRD time!
Yes, that's right, today is the 3rd anniversary of the day I published Conviction (Club Destiny, #1), the day I let "Nicole Edwards" out into the world, and holy sh*t has it b... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 11:00 • 5 views
Jen Mann Jen Mann's blog:
Believe it or not, I really like teachers. Sure, I get a tad frustrated with the school supply shopping list. I've been at this for several years now and I still get confused by the plastic/poly folders with and without pockets and/or prongs. Argh! Honestly, my beef is with Wal-Mart, because they... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 10:12 • 3 views
Jay  Allan Jay Allan's blog:
Introducing the Far Stars Series...
I'm excited to announce my first series to be published by HarperCollins Voyager. The Far Stars series is something new and completely different, a trilogy I've been working on for a long time, and one I'm thrilled to see so close to release. I appreciate each a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 21:23 • 2 views
Ali Isaac Ali Isaac's blog:
Originally posted on Daily Echo:
You may know my son’s story. For once, I have no problem repeating it for those who do not. I have a very good reason for it that I have been bursting to share! In 2009 my son was 25… a good looking, successful young man with a fast car,… Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 03:04 • 4 views
Jackie C. Horne Jackie C. Horne's blog:
Quite a few romance writers and bloggers have already weighed in with their own insightful posts about last week's Romance Writers of America's annual national conference, with posts that range from the enthusiastic—Jenn Northington's "The 11 Best Things I Heard at the RWA"; All About Romance's... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 06:00 • 6 views
Lexi Ander Lexi Ander's blog:
While Darksoul was out with beta readers last week, I began going through the edits forDragon's Eye. It has been sitting on my computer patiently waiting for me since the beginning of July.

I was a little nervous about these edits because 1) it's not a re-release and so the edits wouldn't be as e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 08:00 • 2 views
Ben Ditmars Ben Ditmars's blog:

maybe we arejust scared devils

legs locked on a pleasure pier

against the the red, reflective

waves, your humid air

breathes mine.


Ben Ditmars 2015


claudette


Thank you to Claudette Peercy for the use of her amazing photograph!


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Published on July 30, 2015 19:56 • 3 views
Adam Graham Adam Graham's blog:
Doctor Who: Engines of WarDoctor Who: Engines of War by George Mann

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


The Time War was always at the background of the first Seven Series of New Who with the Doctor occasionally mentioning that he had to destroy his own people along with the Daleks to end the War. Yet, details were always a bit sketch... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 06:30 • 22 views
Jeff Strand Jeff Strand's blog:

So earlier this month I quit my day job and became a full-time writer.


The first thing I did was write three sample chapters of a romantic comedy calledA Playful Tune.I sent them off to an editor, andproceeded to spend the next couple of weeks NOT writing anything, because I was a) at conventions,...

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Published on July 30, 2015 09:06 • 6 views
Tanja Voosen Tanja Voosen's blog:

Heute machen wir es mal ganz kurz und schmerzlos! :D Ich darf die Klappentexte und Cover meiner beiden kommenden Impress Romane heute zeigen. Beide Bücher scheinen noch dieses Jahr. Ich bin wirklich total aufgeregt - Also, auf geht es :D


Der Klappentext zum Buch:
Blonde Haare, lange Beine, blaue... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 00:01 • 3 views
Marc Alan Edelheit Marc Alan Edelheit's blog:
I get asked a lot about how I came up with Stiger’s Tigers.

My family and I take an annual road trip to Florida. Imagine 3 little girls in a car for many… many hours. LoL We make the trip more about what we see and do along the way rather than just getting to the destination. There are plenty of s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 06:22 • 31 views
Karen Swart Karen Swart's blog:

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clip_image002_thumb[1]Hurricane of the Heart

Jewel Amethyst

Genre: Romance

Publisher: CaribbeanReads Publishing

Date of Publication: July 25, 2015

ISBN: 978-0-9964358-2-6

Number of pages: 292

Word Count: 85,900

Book Description:

The Player

When Kyle agrees to be the best man at his best friend’s destination...

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Published on July 31, 2015 01:00 • 2 views
Heidi Garrett Heidi Garrett's blog:

These arrived today! And they have been a long time coming. I'm so thrilled to announce the release of the second book in the Daughter of Light fantasy trilogy, Half Mortal.

As a young girl, I was completely unaware that several of my favorite authors were men: J. R. R. Tolkien, C. S. Lewis, and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 11:30 • 2 views
Robin Lythgoe Robin Lythgoe's blog:
I recently received a nice (as in beneficial) kick in the caboose. First, I’ve got to confess that my time management skills are terrible. In spite of the glorious sense of intoxication that came with publishing As the Crow Flies, I immediately fell out of the habit of writing regularly. Again. T... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 04:16 • 2 views
Lily Graison Lily Graison's blog:

Friday First Kiss


The moment I crack open a new book, I always rush through the beginning, the budding relationship between the hero and heroine, and anticipate that spontaneous moment when one of them makes their move. The First Kiss. The first turning point in every story.


Every week here on the blog, I’ll...

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Published on July 31, 2015 00:00 • 2 views
Paul D. Brazill Paul D. Brazill's blog:
PDB: What’s going on now? I’ve completed the Black Orchestra WW2 spy trilogy with A Postcard from Hamburg. The first book was strictly historical fiction. The second was an attempt to write a page turner – much more action adventure than history. With the third I tried to incorporate the best of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 05:15 • 6 views
Gretchen Morgenson Gretchen Morgenson's blog:
A report suggests that a program advertised as a lifeline for as many as four million troubled borrowers has allowed big banks to run roughshod over homeowners again and again.
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Published on July 31, 2015 06:04 • 6 views
Laura VanArendonk Baugh Laura VanArendonk Baugh's blog:

Guys, I have the Scarecrow cover to share, and it is pretty. Granted, I’m an autumn-lover, so I have a natural bias toward this palette and subject matter. But, pretty. Are you ready? I know, right? Don’t forget that the #ScarecrowSelfies contest is still running, so you can win a … Continue rea...

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Published on July 30, 2015 05:38 • 4 views
J.A. Huss J.A. Huss's blog:

GIVEAWAY and Release Day News for Every Last Breath!

GIVEAWAY and Release Day News for Every Last Breath!Every Last Breath Jennifer L. Armentrout
Series: The Dark Elements, #3
Published on July 28, 2015
Genres: Fantasy, New Adult, Paranormal, Romance
EVERY LAST BREATH Synopsis:


Some loves will last ‘til your dying breath


Every choice has consequences—but seventeen-year-old Layla faces tougher choi...
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Published on July 30, 2015 05:00 • 3 views
Billierosie Billierosie's blog:
If you are one of the thousands who read Rose W’s short story “Post Mortem,” you will understand that Rose’s writing is something very special. Rose has an amazing feel for pathos; making something deadly serious into something uncomfortably amusing. Rose also has an uncanny intuition for hitting... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 03:39 • 3 views
Giovanna Fletcher Giovanna Fletcher's blog:


London bound with the hubby.

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Published on July 31, 2015 02:04 • 9 views
Julie   Murphy Julie Murphy's blog:


westbanklibrary:



Dumplin byTexas author @andimjulie will be out this fall. Every teen will be wanting this book. Trust us. #yalit

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Published on July 30, 2015 20:33 • 2 views
Jade C. Jamison Jade C. Jamison's blog:

I’m continuing my task of archiving old pages from my website. Today, we’re going to look at the old page for Worst Mother.



In a nutshell: Can she discover her daughter’s secret before it destroys their family?


When Randi Miller discovers that her daughter Sarah’s preteen behavior is more than t...

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Published on July 30, 2015 22:31 • 4 views
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