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Kathryn Albright Kathryn Albright's blog:
Come enjoy a fun-filled afternoon and meet your favorite authors! I will be there with Jade Lee, Elizabeth Hoyt, Lori Handeland, Julie James ~ NY Times Bestsellers and many more! You will get a chance to ask those questions that have been burning inside. Where do you get your inspiration? Why d... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 18:20 • 1 view
Leeky Behrman Leeky Behrman's blog:

Introducing My First Novel (but 3rd book), Paperdolls


Introduction


When I was 24 years old, I was working as an equity trader in the Midwest for a regional, mid-tier bank. Although they were small, they had a sophisticated and diverse operation that specialized in bond sales, large block equity...

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Published on July 26, 2015 20:14 • 19 views
Aathira Jim Aathira Jim's blog:



She's everything you are notOrganized, disciplined and predictableYet why is it your chaos that I crave the most?Those little quirks that belonged to youWhy do I miss it so?
The vanilla scented candles that was lit every night by our bedsideMakes me yearn for it on nights like theseNights like th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 27, 2015 12:25 • 1 view
The Behrg The Behrg's blog:
First, a quick thank you to everyone who has supported my work thus far.

It’s incredible meeting (often virtually) so many readers and authors who love and support great independent writing. We really are living in a revolution within the publishing industry, where gatekeepers are a thing of the...

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Published on August 01, 2015 14:03 • 1 view
C.B. Cook C.B. Cook's blog:
Why, hello there! I didn’t mean to disappear this month, but how can I help it when I’m forced to go on a top secret mission to Russia? Or *cough* when I completely forget about blogging. Never fear, August will … Continue reading Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 08:14 • 1 view
Abigail Prigge Abigail Prigge's blog:
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Published on July 30, 2015 23:21 • 1 view
Jerry A. Coyne Jerry A. Coyne's blog:

by Grania


Most of you will already know of this story, an American tourist hunted and killed a lion in Zimbabwe and is now being investigated because the lion he shot happened to be abelovedtourist attraction at Zimbabwe’s largest game reserve, Hwange National Park. Walter Palmer is now under inve...

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Published on July 31, 2015 06:00 • 4 views
Cristina Boncea Cristina Boncea's blog:


Am primit câteva exemplare din cartea de debut a lui Alexandru Voicescu și m-am gândit să organizez mai întâi un concurs pe blog. Va urma și pe YT în curând!


De asemenea, voi posta și o recenzie săptămâna viitoare, cel mai probabil.


Pentru a câștiga această carte, înscrieți-vă mai jos!


BAFTA!


a R...

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Published on July 31, 2015 07:26 • 4 views
Edward Lorn Edward Lorn's blog:



Stolen from Barry on Facebook who likely stole it from someone else but I cannot be sure. The point is, I didn’t create the image and you should feel free to steal it as well. Until the original creator sues us for the millions we make of this amazing image they created at Make a Meme.



*hugs and...

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Published on August 01, 2015 10:22 • 2 views
Brian Panowich Brian Panowich's blog:
This is the first book trailer supplied by Putnam. It's short, but pretty badass. I'm currently shooting one myself that I should have posted maybe by the time the second book comes out....too many balls in the air. Enjoy. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 22, 2015 06:26 • 2 views
David Estes David Estes's blog:

Clairvoyants, Necromancers, Witch Hunters, and an awesome magical dog named Hex....the first book in the Salem's Revenge series, Brew, is FREE on Amazon Kindle from today until August 5th! Don't miss your chance to grab what my agent calls "The Walking Dead for teens with ruthless witches instea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 10:42 • 2 views
A.J. Cattapan A.J. Cattapan's blog:

Last May, I threw a book launch party for my young adult novel Angelhood. I’m not going to lie. It was a ton of work. But totally worth it!

How to throw book launch party

I didn’t find great resources on the web, so I thought I’d save all my fellow authors out there some trouble and time. Here’s how to throw a book launch...

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Published on July 30, 2015 14:20 • 2 views
Katharina Gerlach Katharina Gerlach's blog:

I woke up with the crazy idea that it should be possible to tell my life’s story in song titles. Since it’s my birthday today, I’m going to do just that. And because I’m bilingual, I’m going to use German and English songs.

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Published on August 01, 2015 15:13 • 4 views
Donna Fletcher Donna Fletcher's blog:

narrow passage to dungeonDawn did not waste a minute. She kept her steps light as she walked along the stone hallway, keeping close to the wall and the shadows. It was not difficult to stay in the shadows since the wall torches let off little light. When she reached a staircase that joined another, she recognized where s...

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Published on August 01, 2015 08:16 • 3 views
Jan Goldie Jan Goldie's blog:

My new fantasy adventure book Brave’s Journey is being published by IFWG Publishing, Australia. To celebrate I’m going to hold a book launch at a really great venue in Tauranga.


Unknown Unknown-1


The Incubator art space – Growing Art & Culture!


To make the event even more exciting, I’m thrilled to be joinin...

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Published on July 31, 2015 23:29 • 2 views
Ramona  Wray Ramona Wray's blog:

Well, August is one day away, and it’s supposed to be another scorcher. I have to admit, so far, this summer has tried my patience with how hot it has been… We’re still baking. Fortunately, there’s plenty of balm for … Continue reading


The post YA New Releases August 2015 appeared first on Ramona...

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Published on July 30, 2015 22:50 • 4 views
C.P. Bialois C.P. Bialois's blog:

Good morning and welcome to this week’s edition of In the Books, featuring Aschwood Academy: The Bloodline by M.B. Cohen.


Disclaimer: I was given a free ebook copy in exchange for an honest review.


About the Book: Amsden Ironwrought is a master blacksmith living in a remote village in Ancient Egypt...

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Published on August 01, 2015 05:05 • 1 view
Robert R. Mitchell Robert R. Mitchell's blog:
It was mid-afternoon by the time I made it down to the lunchroom. I had a sandwich and a Coke and was on my way back to my office when the nurse, obviously bored, waved and smiled. She was sitting beneath a banner with the name of her hospital and something about free blood pressure checks. I fel... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 17:06 • 21 views
Alan Reifman Alan Reifman's blog:
A new study of NBA All-Star Weekend three-point shooting contests by Joshua Miller and Adam Sanjurjo, posted to the Social Science Research Network (link), has re-ignited debates over the magnitude of hot-hand effects on basketball shooting. Miller and Sanjurjo have identified a bias in certain t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 12:09 • 2 views
Tony Schumacher Tony Schumacher's blog:
A friend of mine told me last week that the best thing about running a marathon was the mythical “wall.”

He said: “The minute you feel it coming on you, just as you know you’re about to hit it, you realize that if you keep going you’re going to experience the brilliant sensation of pushing through... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 16:51 • 37 views
Nora Roberts Nora Roberts's blog:
That’s what I thought this morning when I woke up and remembered it wasSaturday. Where did my week go? It’s easy enough to figure out. I traveled home from NY on Monday, unpacked a week’s worth of RWA clothes, shoes, bags and so on. Then collapsed in an exhausted heap. Tuesday was catch up after... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 11:35 • 9 views
Axel Howerton Axel Howerton's blog:
There’s a great full-page (almost full-page) article in the Calgary Herald today all about AB Negative and the people and ideas that make a great damn book. Check it out! And head to the official AB Negative page to pick it up in paperback today, or pre-order it in digital for August 4! Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 11:08 • 2 views
Madeline Reynolds Madeline Reynolds's blog:
I was recently browsing through some different book discussions when I can across a suspense novel by Dana Burkey called Locket Full of Secrets. It is now a FREE Kindle Ebook I believe if any one is interested and is a young adult novel. Happy reading :)
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Published on August 01, 2015 16:15 • 4 views
Jen Yates Jen Yates's blog:

Some of my favorite new submissions this week.



It took me entirely too long to realize this IS in English:



Spacing: the Final Frontier of Wreckerating



Judging by the CW Facebook page, I see I've trained you wrecky minions well:



Ahh, THE SNARK IS STRONG WITH THIS ONE.


I approve.



And just...

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Published on July 31, 2015 06:00 • 4 views
Meagan Spooner Meagan Spooner's blog:


raqstarnails:

This Shattered World inspired nails

Whaaaaaaaaat. These are awesome! I love it. Also super jealous of nail art talent.

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Published on August 01, 2015 08:40 • 3 views
ساجد العبدلي ساجد العبدلي's blog:
قوله تعالى في سورة الفرقان، “وإذا خاطبهم الجاهلون قالوا سلاما”، أي إذا سفه الجُهّال بالقول السيء على عباد الرحمن، لم يردوا عليهم بالمثل، بل يتجاوزون ويصفحون ولا يقولون إلا خيرا، ولا يلفظون إلا سدادا. هذا التوجيه الإلهي الذي جاء في سورة الفرقات هو منهج رباني متكامل لكيف يجب أن يكون عليه المرء في... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 14:41 • 4 views
Shawn L. Bird Shawn L. Bird's blog:
When very riled my dad would curse “Sugar!” he’d cry with vehemence. Remembering now makes me sigh, t’was a perfect curse for such a sweet guy. Tagged: dad, poem, poetry, quatrain, rhyme, sugar Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 13:44 • 4 views
Brandon Shire Brandon Shire's blog:

gay romance

Buy Now from Gumroad, Nook,ARe,Kobo, orAmazon

Or inpaperback.

Undeniably one of the best novels I have ever read. Highly recommend.
– The Novel Approach

Extremely difficult to put down.
-Joyfully Jay Reviews

Riveting storyline. Kept me reading through the night.
– LeAnn’s Book Reviews

Five...

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Published on August 01, 2015 07:47 • 5 views
G.D. Falksen G.D. Falksen's blog:



John Atkinson Grimshaw, Liverpool from Wapping, c.1875 (source).


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Published on August 01, 2015 13:45 • 2 views
Bethany Lopez Bethany Lopez's blog:

For the first time ever,8 Weeksis#FREE,and all other
books in the series are on sale for$.99 each. This deal will
only last until the release of3 Secondson Aug 25th.
8 WeeksKindle,Smashwords,iBooks,Kobo
Nook(Link not working yet)

21 DaysKindle,Nook,Smashwords,iBooks,Kobo
42 HoursKindle,Nook,Smashwords... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 03:30 • 1 view
Carly Rose Carly Rose's blog:
Cover Artist: Meredith RussellBlack & Blühe(Out of the Blue,Book Two)By RJ Jones
Release Date: July 31, 2015Length: 57,000 wordsGenres:Contemporary, Gay (M/M), Bisexual,Romance, Erotica
Grayson Black has never forgiven himself for not saving his identical twin brother, Jet, from a savage bea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 12:07 • 2 views
Jennifer Niven Jennifer Niven's blog:


Congratulations to the Very Bright Summer Reads giveaway winners! First place is @melana_q (an @angelohome chair and signed copy of #AlltheBrightPlaces + swag). Second place is @gr8eraunt (an #angeloHOME pillow and signed All the Bright Places/swag). Third place is @nameofthedauntlessmuggles (a s...

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Published on August 01, 2015 14:55 • 3 views
Leah Libresco Leah Libresco's blog:
— 1 — I’ve had some pretty good Sondheim birthdays, but this toddler’s parents have thrown the best party. To celebrate her son’s first birthday, L’erin Dobra threw him a Mickey Mouse party. Planning out Grayson’s second birthday party, Ms. Dobra chose a different theme, one that reflected her li... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 10:43 • 3 views
Robin  Ellis Robin Ellis's blog:



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Thick slices of in-season aubergine softened in the oven at a high temperature then topped with ripe tomatoes cooked with garlic, a little chili and a slice of mozzarella or grated parmesan.


Lunch?
Yes!

To brighten a cloudy day…


Summer simplicity–using vegetables bang in season and begging to be u...

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Published on August 01, 2015 09:19 • 2 views
Muzaf Ahmad Muzaf Ahmad's blog:

Apa lagi makna pentadbiran (governance) dan politik jika ia tidak berfungsi seperti tujuan asalnya?
Politik dan pentadbiran bukanlah segala-galanya dalam hidup ini, tetapi ia satu juzuk dalam kehidupan yang tidak dapat dipisahkan daripada Islam.

Maka, apalah makna jika parti atau politikdiangkat...

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Published on July 31, 2015 01:35 • 4 views
Laurie Boris Laurie Boris's blog:

IdeaI’ve been writing flash fiction for a while now, and I love it. I began with Indies Unlimited’s weekly flash fiction contest and really enjoyed the writing challenge of winnowing a story down to the required 250 words. Then JD Mader was cool enough to open up his blog on Fridays to anyone who wan...

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Published on August 01, 2015 07:21 • 30 views
Ashley Elliott Ashley Elliott's blog:

“What did you do today?” “Write.” “Lucky. I wish I could do nothing all day.” #TenThingsNotToSayToAWriter

— Jenna Moreci (@jennamoreci) July 28, 2015

I’m not on Twitter, but I’ve heard that there’s this huge group of writers coming together to rant about the nasty things people have said to the...

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Published on July 31, 2015 03:00 • 4 views
Alex P. Berg Alex P. Berg's blog:
The Black Mast MurderBuy it now on Amazon! Or read for free…

So first things first, let’s get the obvious part out of the way. I have a new novel available!


It’s called The Black Mast Murder, and as you might have guessed based on the cover, it’s a pirate novel. But what sort of pirate novel? Grim and dark? Whimsical?...

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Published on July 30, 2015 13:14 • 2 views
Natalia Jaster Natalia Jaster's blog:
















Three years ago today, I posted the first chapter of my first Everlark. I didn’t know what was about to happen, but I couldn’t be more grateful that it did.

Four one-shots. Seven mutli-chapters. Some are here, some aren’t. One is no longer a fanfic, but has become something new. Still, every one o...

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Published on July 12, 2015 09:30 • 2 views
Peter L. Berger Peter L. Berger's blog:

Moody’s may not factor it into its economic calculations, but the price of bribing state officials is a big part of any accurate picture of Russia’s economy. Bribery is standard practice in Russia, in both large and small ways, and corruption so pervades the Russian system that one can’t really u...

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Published on August 01, 2015 12:00 • 5 views
K.O. Daniels K.O. Daniels's blog:

I know it's been a while. I've been working and I've been lazy. Not where my writing is concerned. Never. But in this area of being consistent with something I like so much that I don't do too often. No worries, I'm back. (she says to herself)

As you can see I've not strayed far from instagram, a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 09:01 • 4 views
Ana Gonzalez Duque Ana Gonzalez Duque's blog:


Hace un par de semanas, fui a la SummerCon a firmar ejemplares de mi novela. Y me pasó una cosa que no me había pasado en la vida. Un chico me pidió que le firmara un ejemplar porque quería hacerle un regalo a su novia.–¿Cómo se llama tu novia?–Virginia.Yo le dediqué el libro a Virginia y le dij... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 00:00 • 5 views
Michelle Dennis Evans Michelle Dennis Evans's blog:

Celebrating!!!Can youbelieveit's a year since book 1 & 2 in the Spiralling Trilogy were launched in paperback!


My plan is to release book 3 early in 2016.
Yeah.. almost a final countdown.. I'll be working my but off to get it ready for you to read by then!

I'm not sure what it will be called ye... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 04:21 • 5 views
D. River D. River's blog:
And so the search begins for new models. Hours upon hours of carefully studying pictures of half-naked men.

Oh woe is me.
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Published on August 01, 2015 15:02 • 8 views
Michael  Kelly Michael Kelly's blog:

More collections from Undertow






Michael Kelly

Publisher


Undertow Publications


undertowbooks@gmail.com


www.undertowbooks.com
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE









Story collections from Watt and Moraine for 2016
Press release





Toronto, Canada, August 1, 2015 — Undertow Publications has acquired short story collections fro...

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Published on August 01, 2015 05:11 • 6 views
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