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Nora Roberts Nora Roberts's blog:

Recently Laura posed a question on Facebook asking what people thought Eve and Roarke might do if they had a free weekend without a murder to deal with. The most popular answers from readers were: Make a baby and/or find some young child and adopt, and Eve finds blood kin–a kindly grandmother, a...

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Published on April 18, 2014 05:41 • 4 views
Nicole Sager Nicole Sager's blog:
Hey everyone! I have some news as well as a prayer request...

The first draft for Hebbros has been completed! I was up writing late last night and then couldn't fall asleep because of my excitement!

God is so good!

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Ambra Celeste Ambra Celeste's blog:
Strong lusting desire to feel this breathtaking fire
How many encounters did you have before you had your first?
Some of them too fast
Some of them too slow
Some others only devoted to receive your blow
A woman’s body feels sensations in her own special way
Lips caressing, soft talking and foreplay
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Published on April 18, 2014 09:14 • 13 views
Miriam Meza Miriam Meza's blog:
¡Hola! Paso a informarles sobre mi nueva novela.

He estado trabajando en los últimos meses en esta historia que le llamado "A través de sus ojos", ahora estoy editando para llevarla a Amazon en Mayo de este año (posiblemente el día 31, ese es el plan).

Les dejo la sinopsis y la portada.

Sinopsis

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Published on April 18, 2014 08:46 • 31 views
Linda Andrews Linda Andrews's blog:
Thanks to Hugh for forwarding this along.

REDNECK LENT





Each Friday night after work, Bubba would fire up his outdoor grill and cook a venison steak.





But, all of Bubba’s neighbors were Catholic. And since it was Lent, they were forbidden from eating meat on Friday.





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Published on April 18, 2014 00:54 • 5 views
Chantal Boudreau Chantal Boudreau's blog:

Part of me is not a big fan of mash-ups, but I’m honestly a sucker for ones involving fairy-tales. I sharpened my horror teeth on fairy-tale mash-ups from Tanith Lee. I’m currently working on my third fairy-tale mash-up, this one based on Rapunzel but with a deviant spin. I have a Cinderella/zomb...

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Published on April 17, 2014 16:49 • 5 views
إسلام حجي إسلام حجي's blog:


إليكِ





جف حبري عنـكِ قليـلا ..لكن لا جـف قلبي عن نبضـكِ ...ولا كـف خيـالي عن استحـضارك في كـلِ وجـهٍ وعـلى كـل حـائطٍو بين الغـروب و الغروب تبقين أنـتِ الـشروق الذي أنتـظره لأتنـفس ... Read more of this blog post »
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Mark  Matthews Mark Matthews's blog:
The results of my MRI are in. Here are the doctors notes:

Diagnosis: Quadricep Muscle Tear
Treatment: Cessation or decreased running x8 weeks. Stretching, leg press, squats, leg extensions. Biking or elliptical. Naproxen/500mg bid.

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Published on April 18, 2014 06:03 • 13 views
D.F. Noble D.F. Noble's blog:
Chapter 3
Chaos in Chronological Order


Jefferson, the only black man in the room, inserts a disc into the computer terminal. The gigantic screen taking up an entire wall of the command center flickers momentarily, its map display switching to a video feed from somewhere in Earth’s orbit.

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Published on April 18, 2014 08:32 • 11 views
Rachel Higginson Rachel Higginson's blog:
Episode Six went live last night!!!!!!!!

So if you haven't picked it up yet, get it now.

This is by far the most emotionally charged 20,000 words I have ever written. Like. Ever.

Well... Maybe not. The end of Hopeless was pretty bad. And also the Breathless novella where Eden relives Silas and Gabr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2014 07:29 • 10 views
Becca Jameson Becca Jameson's blog:

Abandoned-Becca_Jameson-500x800The 5th book in my Wolf Gatherings series, which releases May 1st, now has a blurb! lol Abandoned really picks up the pace in this series. All the books can stand alone, but if you are reading them in order, you won’t be disappointed! Many questions are answered and new questions come to light. I...

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Published on April 18, 2014 07:55 • 1 view
Christine M. Butler Christine M. Butler's blog:
Picture You've just read the absolute best book ever! Now, you're on a mission. You are going to cyber-stalk down that author, after all he/she is now your new favorite (at least in your top 10 somewhere), and you want to know when the next book is coming out!

Never fear, most authors love when you track... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2014 06:21 • 13 views
Brian Arthur Levene Brian Arthur Levene's blog:
Flash Giveaway!Friday,18,2014 All day on My New Facebook Author Page. Kindle Copies & Amazon Gift Card. Win one for you or a friend. All through the day at different times there will be announcements. Just like the page and share to win! Facebook page:
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Jacquelin  Cangro Jacquelin Cangro's blog:
When I was a kid, my uncle was on a bowling league. He spent everyWednesday and Saturday night at the bowling alley. He had his own ball, shoes and fancy chamois towelette. I don’t remember that he was unusually competitive. He just enjoyed the company of friends. The bowling alley was his Cheers... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2014 03:07 • 2 views
Abbi Glines Abbi Glines's blog:

In Take A Chance you find out exactly what was going on with Grant and Harlow and although things don’t go so well they soooo aren’t over… nope. Not yet! There is more story to tell.


One More Chance releases September 2 and I can’t wait for readers to see where their story goes.


I’ve got the cover…...

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Shana Galen Shana Galen's blog:
Recently I was writing a workshop to give at a local chapter of the Romance Writers of America. The topic was Crafting Historical Heroines (and Heroes) That Rock, and I was speaking about how to create characters that are historically accurate but who still appeal to modern readers. One thing I d... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 17, 2014 22:10 • 8 views
Ania Ahlborn Ania Ahlborn's blog:

Lately, there’s been a lot of talk about the self-publishing market, it’s slow but unmistakable deterioration, and how author-publishers should approach the problem of a dwindling capacity to get their work in front of readers rather than having their stories sink to the bottom of the self-publis...

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Published on April 17, 2014 11:25 • 3 views
Anne Tenino Anne Tenino's blog:
What we have in this post is a longish cut scene from Poster Boy—just about 2,000 words (the whole scene ...
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Published on April 17, 2014 21:07 • 8 views
Sean McSweeney Sean McSweeney's blog:
I can remember the first time I had to assemble something that came with instructions consisting entirely of pictures. It would have been about 1994. It wasn't anything particularly grown up, just a bicycle light. (What do I mean not grown up! Why am I being apologetic about a bike light? More ad... Read more of this blog post »
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Mary Calmes Mary Calmes's blog:
So tomorrow, April 18th, my little 5k ficlet about how Jory went out to get his daughter Easter Bunny ears will be at
The Novel Approach and the book I wrote with Cardeno, Control , will be released. Yeah! Excited, anxious, interested to know what you all think of Robert & Vy. And how cu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 17, 2014 08:55 • 16 views
Drew Karpyshyn Drew Karpyshyn's blog:
Next update May 8 Wow – almost a month since my last entry. Since my last update my life has mostly been on cruise control. Made one of my many trips to Vegas; had fun and lost money as usual. … Continue reading →
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Published on April 18, 2014 07:49 • 8 views
Laura Kaye Laura Kaye's blog:

Hey guys! I’m super excited to share the cover to my next Hard Ink book, Hard to Hold On To, which releases on August 19, 2014! Check it out:


HardToHoldOnTo hires


Edward “Easy” Cantrell knows better than most the pain of notbeing able to save those he loves–which is why he is not going to let JennaDean out of his s...

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Mercy Celeste Mercy Celeste's blog:
Two years and thirteen days from start to publish. That could be a record. Sooo, this all fell together early so I went ahead and released it early.

As of this posting it's only available at All Romance. Link at end of post. Amazon should come online whenever they get the hell around to it. I'll... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 17, 2014 23:21 • 14 views
Elizabeth  Noble Elizabeth Noble's blog:
Picture I always knew authors were very nice people to hang out with, but this weekend is the first time I've gotten the chance to rub elbows with some of the reviewers.Holy cow, what nice people.


So far I've had the pleasure of meeting Becky Condit from Mrs. Conit & Friends as well as Lisa and Terry... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2014 06:28 • 11 views
Kate DiCamillo Kate DiCamillo's blog:
From the Candlewick team: Congratulations to Kate DiCamillo and illustrator K.G. Campbell! Flora and Ulysses is the 2014 E. B. White Read-Aloud Award Winner for Middle Readers!

http://www.bookweb.org/node/28992


ABA Announces 2014 Indies Choice and E.B. White Read-Aloud Award Winners | American Boo... Read more of this blog post »
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Dorothy St. James Dorothy St. James's blog:
by Lauren Vancouver, pet rescuer, whose adventures are memorialized in the Pet Rescue Mysteries by Linda O. Johnston


I've been in pet rescue for quite a while, and at times I really feel I love pets but dislike people. Some people come to HotRescues, the no-kill shelter I run in L.A.'s San Fernan... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 17, 2014 22:00 • 11 views
Sherry Gammon Sherry Gammon's blog:

Here's a snippet from the first chapter. Unbearable is still with my editor so please excuse any mistakes! Enjoy!!


Chapter 1Booker “Pink, Lilah?” I snatched the silky dress from her hands, my mouth pinched tight as my shoulders drooped in feigned disappointment. “You know green’s my favorite colo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 17, 2014 21:23 • 10 views
Elena M. Reyes Elena M. Reyes's blog:
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❤Don't forget to add this book, to your Goodreads: To Be Read list❤

Synopsis:
The day Maya Owens walked into his tattoo shop, everything Talan knew changed. After officially starting a relationship, he has trouble managing Maya—a woman who consumes every part of his being and now owns his heart...
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Published on April 18, 2014 07:21 • 19 views
Mike Meyer Mike Meyer's blog:
THE PRESS-ENTERPRISE, Riverside, California, April 17, 2014

The first was Coco, a blue-eyed flame point Siamese cat who loves to chase him around the house and play.

The second was Katherine, a Minnesota native with a passion for reading and a “big, beautiful smile.”

The third was Pom-Pom, a flame-p... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2014 07:14 • 6 views
Danika Dinsmore Danika Dinsmore's blog:
CONGRATULATIONS! The winners from Tuesday’s Renov […]
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Stephen Lonsdale Stephen Lonsdale's blog:
We have plans for a local launch of INSIDE LOOKING OUT. Stay tuned for more information. You can also follow me on FaceBook, Twitter, WordPress, Tumblr, and Google+!

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Published on April 18, 2014 07:12 • 12 views
Stephen Drivick Stephen Drivick's blog:
This is my fifteenth entry in the A-Z Blogging Challenge for April. Today we look at the letter P - Pollen.

I am convinced a great apocalypse story could be written about the pollen in Georgia.

About this time every year, the pine trees get busy making little pine trees. They fill the air with a ye... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2014 07:11 • 5 views
Sara Niles Sara Niles's blog:
From The Many Faces of Religion by Sara Niles
"...religion is a guide, a tool, designed to meet the needs of those seeking it in their quest to become morally better people, more devout, more loyal and more faithful; but it is also acts as a mirror, reflecting back what is fed into it, and as such... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2014 07:09 • 30 views
Leigh Bardugo Leigh Bardugo's blog:



Soon," he whispered.



Y’all are kind of twisted. I like it.

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Published on April 17, 2014 17:20 • 15 views
Bob Cram Jr. Bob Cram Jr.'s blog:

As part of my creative push, here's an older short-short story:

Alice In Wonderland by Raymond Chandler

A Short-Short Story by Bob Cram Jr



It was late. I'd already sent Queenie home and was thinking about heading there myself when I saw the shadow fall across the frosted glass of the front door to m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 18, 2014 07:13 • 8 views
Steven James Steven James's blog:
First of all, I wouldn’t be a fan of being called a “B List Author” either. It seems like an outrageous thing for a publisher to tell anyone. But keep in mind, it’s just one obviously jaded editor on one day.
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Published on March 25, 2014 07:59 • 5 views
Tyler Cowen Tyler Cowen's blog:

That is the new and excellent book by Dan Jurafsky, due out this September, and I found it interesting throughout. Here is just one bit:


In fact, the more Yelp reviewers mention dessert, the more they like the restaurant. Reviewers who don’t mention a dessert give the restaurants an average revie...

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Published on April 18, 2014 03:59 • 12 views
Teresa Frohock Teresa Frohock's blog:

Earlier today on Tumblr,Kate Elliotshared a group of movie posters that I just loved. I wanted to repost one of the pictures here, because whenever I thought of the Sygnosian queens in Cygnet Moon, this was exactly the kind of woman I envisioned:


Cheng Pei-pei as She SaihuaThis is Cheng Pei-pei dr...

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