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Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
Good news! I've been working on this for a few months now. Cornelsen Publishing, a major educational publisher in Germany, has bought one of my Huffington Post articles about transhumanism. A large extract of it will be included next year in approximately 500,000 foreign language German high scho... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 15:46 • 1 view
R.J. Askew R.J. Askew's blog:
I want to escape, I need to escape, but it is always easy to defer the actual moment – there’s a drainpipe to fix, and the kids still need a bit of watching. And so we read-escape.
I started reading Margaret Leigh’s The Wrong Shade of Yellow on a grey Monday morning in November. I had the makings... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 15:02 • 79 views
Jane Dougherty Jane Dougherty's blog:

1246px-Camille_Pissarro,_French_-_L'Île_Lacroix,_Rouen_(The_Effect_of_Fog)_-_Google_Art_Project



Ice crystals on glass

cold sketches fragile lacework

stars watch and admire


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Silver light mist falls


lies on the river dense pall


gulls call frozen ghosts.


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Wind veers to the north


damp mist quenches leaf fire


gulls drift silent-winged



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Published on November 27, 2014 03:11 • 1 view
Leah Smith Leah Smith's blog:

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My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece – Annabel Pitcher


I remember when I read Ketchup Clouds by the same author back last year, that I really wanted to review it because it is all kinds of awesome and I don’t know if I can rest without everyone reading it, but reviewing it would have given away ev...

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Published on November 26, 2014 11:28 • 1 view
Steven   Maxwell Steven Maxwell's blog:

As it has become a yearly tradition, the Maxwell Family would like to share several things we feel especially blessed with. To give a slightly different twist, though, we’re prefacing it with the top three items we’re ALL thankful for.


Our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ

Our Family

God’s Word

dad-mom-thanksgiving


Steve...

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Published on November 27, 2014 07:56 • 3 views
Sara Raasch Sara Raasch's blog:


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#CurrentlyReading Snow Like Ashes by Sara Raasch. I’m 167 pages in and enjoying it so far! Has anyone read this? #snowlikeashes #sararaasch #fridayreads #highfantasy #fantasy #yalit #bookstagram #vscobooks #bookworm



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Published on November 28, 2014 04:53 • 4 views
Mandi Ehman Mandi Ehman's blog:

A Peaceful Christmas Playlist on Spotify

We’ve been playing Christmas music since we put up our treeon October 31st (and we’ve been known to play it at random times throughout the year!).

I know that’s a big no-no for many people, so out of respect for your sensibilities, I waited until today to share this Spotify playlist with you....

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Published on November 28, 2014 05:01 • 3 views
D.A. Cairns D.A. Cairns's blog:
Gripped as you no doubt are by the post nuptial assessment series, I must interrupt it to bring you a W.A.S on my W.I.P. Or in words less acronymonic (new word I just invented), I want to update you on the progress of what will hopefully be my fifth novel, Lovesick. I have now completed 15 chapte... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 12:36 • 1 view
Lois McMaster Bujold Lois McMaster Bujold's blog:
It looks as if Downpour, the direct-download arm of Blackstone Audiobooks, is having a sale from today through Monday:

http://www.downpour.com/

Mine are here:

http://www.downpour.com/catalogsearch...

Ta, L.

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Published on November 28, 2014 14:10 • 23 views
Patricia Mann Patricia Mann's blog:
BLACK FRIDAY SALEBlack Friday Image Ad

In honor of Black Friday I decided to put my book on sale. But then I thought, what’s more fun than 1 book on sale? How about 8 books on sale?! So, I got together with 7 of my most talented author friends and we created this mega sale.


I hope you find at least 1 book on this list...

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Published on November 27, 2014 21:00 • 4 views
Lila Felix Lila Felix's blog:
Black Friday Sale: Get Burden for only 99 ¢

In the depths of the Louisiana swamps, clans of bear shifters roam freely. Hawke Turnclaw, the Alpha over all of his kind, is drowning in the legacy left to him by the Alpha before him, his own father. When he goes on a rescue mission to save a rogue Bl... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 27, 2014 22:01 • 5 views
Vinny O'Hare Vinny O'Hare's blog:

DV4x6 About Dragon Valley:


In the year 2043, a renowned inventor unveils his master creation — five scientifically spawned baby dragons. He leads them to a home, schools them in survival skills and hints at the magic that surrounds them. But can any creator retain total control over his creation? DR...

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Published on November 28, 2014 09:40 • 18 views
Cheryl Bruder Cheryl Bruder's blog:
I have had an amazing opportunity to get the 1st of this series printed in the Rider Magazine. I wrote them to assist fallen riders get back in the saddle. To get past the traumatic phobia that can strike us after we have had a bad fall off a horse. Please read and pass on part 1.
thank you.
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Published on November 28, 2014 13:46 • 25 views
Laurie Roma Laurie Roma's blog:

Hello Everyone! Welcome to My November Symposium!



This month is a time for reflection. 2014 has been filled with so many wonderful moments and memories, so I’ve asked my friends and fellow authors to discuss what they are thankful for this year. Read on and find out what everyone had to say!


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Published on November 27, 2014 22:00 • 4 views
Lauren Gilley Lauren Gilley's blog:
Hope everyone's having a nice Black Friday. The prospect of leftovers for lunch is already making me hungry. It's a sunny, but very cold day here. A good day to write! Today I want to share a few segments of the first chapter of Part IV, Chapter 39. I placed it under the cut because there are a f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 09:07 • 6 views
Megan D. Martin Megan D. Martin's blog:
Hey Y'all!

Here is the Vlog Q&A I promised. I had areally good time answering everyone's questions. Here is a list of the questions Ianswer in the video:

1. Why did you make Filthy a serial novel instead of a single, full length novel?
2. Why did you choose such a sensitive subject for Filthy?... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 08:05 • 5 views
David S. Atkinson David S. Atkinson's blog:
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Published on November 27, 2014 16:00 • 6 views
Ανδρέας Κ. Ανδρέου (Καπανδρέου) Ανδρέας Κ. Ανδρέου (Καπανδρέου)'s blog:
Το βιβλίο «Κάρυ» (τίτλος πρωτοτύπου: Carrie) κυκλοφόρησε στις ΗΠΑ το 1974. Ήταν το τέταρτο στη σειρά μυθιστόρημα που έγραψε ο Στίβεν Κινγκ (Stephen King), αλλά το πρώτο του που εκδόθηκε. Ουσιαστικά είναι το βιβλίο που έκανε γνωστό τον συγγραφέα και ήταν το έναυσμα για το ξεκίνημα της μεγάλης του... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 27, 2014 21:30 • 5 views
Damien Angelica Walters Damien Angelica Walters's blog:
Please note that this will be the last post on this blog. I have a new website with an integrated blog and as such, will no longer be posting here. For news and updates, please visit www.damienangelicawalters.com.

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Published on November 28, 2014 09:18 • 5 views
Rose J. Bell Rose J. Bell's blog:
Miliki Lebih Dari 1700 Detail Gambar Kerja “Architectural” Autocad Drawing (dwg)Dapatkan File Standarisasi Arsitek, Mekanikal, Struktur, Interior, Lanscape dan Library Autocad Drawing Hanya Dengan Rp.185.rb(All in) Semua Detail Mempermudah Pekerjaan Dan Tugas Anda ” Mahasiswa Dan Profesional “Gar... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 27, 2014 22:08 • 5 views
Sarah Castille Sarah Castille's blog:
Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sale! Sexy MMA romance, Against the Ropes, only $2.99 (from $7,99) at all E-book retailers until Dec.1. A Publishers Weekly Top Ten Pick for Romance & Erotica for Fall!
Amazon http://amzn.to/1tanONq
Kobo http://bit.ly/U2h1LF
ITunes http://bit.ly/1kaiieg
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Published on November 28, 2014 13:27 • 12 views
Michael          Murphy Michael Murphy's blog:

After working on it for longer than I have ever worked on a book before, this afternoon I finally finished a first draft of my first ever historical novel. Research for this book took close to two years and multiple trips to New York City, with countless hours spent in numerous obscure archives.


O...

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Published on November 27, 2014 18:26 • 8 views
Anne Elisabeth Stengl Anne Elisabeth Stengl's blog:
Today's reader question is: "I have been rereading Veiled Rose and Moonblood, and I can't help but notice how many 'Cinderella' and 'Beauty and the Beast' themes Rose Red's story has. Was this on purpose or something that just happened?"
Well, first of all let me just say I'm delighted to hear th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 03:00 • 6 views
Nenia Campbell Nenia Campbell's blog:
I don't believe people should be at a disadvantage for wanting to spend the Thanksgiving holidays with their families. That is part of the reason I have always loved Cyber Monday: you can shop from home, and don't have to deal with the crowds--in fact, you never have to leave your armchair.

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Published on November 27, 2014 19:11 • 17 views
Emma L. Adams Emma L. Adams's blog:
The Palace Job (Rogues of the Republic #1) The Mirror Empire (Worldbreaker Saga, #1)
It's been an amazing month for books! I'm more selective about what I read than I used to be, and I tend to pick based on concept (as I'm a fantasy/mythology nerd with an obsession with creative and awesome magic systems).


The Mirror Empireis a fantastic epic fantasy which caught my attention... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 00:12 • 5 views
John Dolan John Dolan's blog:



Here's a conversation I had recently with my publisher. He has insisted I remove all numbers from our dialogue on the basis of some dodgy confidentiality clause in our publishing agreement; so you'll just have to use your imagination as to those.
But you'll get the gist of his argument.

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Published on November 28, 2014 10:33 • 9 views
Victoria Paige Victoria Paige's blog:
This will be very different from my other books. No political intrigue, CIA, or spies, just one obsession gone wrong and another that has gone right. Part psychological (and a little crime) thriller . . . at least that's the direction right now. Jake is so OTT in every way, I want to smack him in... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 12:43 • 7 views
Melanie Karsak Melanie Karsak's blog:
Happy Black Friday Shopping! The Airship Racing Chronicles is on Sale all this week! This week, you can catch Chasing the Star Garden for just .99 cents and Chasing the Green Fairy for 1.99 (regularly 4.99!).



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Published on November 27, 2014 19:30 • 13 views
Martina Boone Martina Boone's blog:
Our December workshop will open for entries at noon EST on Saturday November 29, 2014. We'll take the first five Middle Grade, Young Adult, or New Adult entries that meet all guidelines and formatting requirements. In addition to our wonderful permanent mentors, we have the talentedPETER SALOMON,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 06:14 • 6 views
Jonna Gjevre Jonna Gjevre's blog:
Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! It's been an extraordinary autumn, and I'm looking forward to a snowy Colorado winter.

I've been really happy about the reviews for my new novel, especially this review by author Jeanne Griggs, who has a passion for dark sorcerers like my character Henrik Paulsen. (N... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 12:34 • 6 views
Myla Stauber Myla Stauber's blog:
We are approaching the 2nd anniversary of the Newtown school shooting, a day that changed my life forever. 12/14/12.

To honor the wishes of the parents of Newtown to "go out and do good" in the world, I am donating 100% of the profits from my books from now until January 15th to the following non... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 12:34 • 14 views
Gordon Doherty Gordon Doherty's blog:
Legionary | [Gordon Doherty]I undertook another first in my writing career a few weeks ago, by engaging with Simon Whistler and joining him for his regular author interview series on Rocking Self Publishing. We chatted about writing, the ins and outs of historical fiction, the historical accuracy of broad beans (yep, broad... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 02:17 • 6 views
D.  Kelly D. Kelly's blog:
#‎BlackFridaySale‬
Breaking Kate is on sale for Black Friday! This is the perfect time to start the series if you haven't already or to pull your friends into The Acceptance Series with you.
Breaking Kate
http://bit.ly/breakingkatekindle
http://bit.ly/breakingkatenook
http://bit.ly/breakingkateitunes
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Published on November 28, 2014 12:32 • 28 views
MarcyKate Connolly MarcyKate Connolly's blog:
You may have picked up on this from my Road to Bookshelves series here on the blog, but I have a whole heck of a lot to be thankful for this year.One of the things I’m most grateful for? YOU. Yep, you folks out there who stop by this blog, who’ve added Monstrous on Goodreads, […]
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Published on November 28, 2014 05:00 • 6 views
Lexi Ander Lexi Ander's blog:
How did I end up with a release on Black Friday? That's sorta cool.

I keep wondering how to market my only holiday story. Many seasonal stories set this time of year are saccharine sweet, light, and fun.

Then there's mine, Keeping Faith, which has the holiday fun mixed with some nail-biting suspen... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 00:00 • 5 views
Jordan L. Hawk Jordan L. Hawk's blog:

Eater of Lives Audiobook


I’m very pleased to announceEater of Lives (SPECTR 4) is now available as an audiobook! I’ve really been looking forward to this one, as I always felt narrator Brad Langer would knock the more melancholy scenes in this book out of the park. And did he ever! You can buy the audiobook on Audible,...

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Published on November 28, 2014 07:14 • 13 views
Brian  McClellan Brian McClellan's blog:

Here are some book recommendations for the Black Friday shopper out there on the interwebs. Instead of my usual "three books" post, I'm just throwing up some cool deals for books/series/authors that I enjoy and letting you guys go to town.




















Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth - $24.99 - What's...

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Published on November 28, 2014 08:41 • 10 views
David Schwinghammer David Schwinghammer's blog:
THE BONE CLOCKS is a hodgepodge of fantasy, parapsychology, and futurism held together by a “normal” young girl, Holly Sykes, who has a degree of ESP.

Holly hears voices as a young girl and is visited by a strange woman (Immaculee Constantine) in her sleep, although she could almost swear she was... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 12:19 • 6 views
Lisa Eugene Lisa Eugene's blog:
Steal My Heart is on sale for 99 cents for 24 hours only!!! Check it out!

http://www.amazon.com/Steal-My-Heart-...

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Published on November 28, 2014 12:12 • 6 views
Sherry Wood Sherry Wood's blog:
“We all know that we go into a different state of consciousness during the sexual act. As it is a creation process, it is not hard to relate that we can then have an effect on creation when in this form of consciousness. When we engage in sex, we are tapping into the blueprint that made the whole... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 28, 2014 12:10 • 32 views
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