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Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
My latest story for Vice Motherboard: Is it time to start phasing out the institution of marriage now that we're soon going to be living indefinitely? And what are the rules with marrying robots? http://motherboard.vice.com/read/marr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 14:47 • 1 view
Matt Posner Matt Posner's blog:
Sneak Preview of Squared Circle Blues
by Matt Posner
coming September 2015 (I hope)


Becky had to pound on the door of Billy’s room for a long time before he opened it. He leaned against the wall just inside the door as she came in. He was wearing his boxers and not much else. His hair was tousled. H... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 14:35 • 4 views
S.M.  Stryker S.M. Stryker's blog:
It's Live!

For all of you that have been waiting the time has finally come.

Here's a taste of it:

Never having a family to call his own, Toby Mitchell was a child caught up in the foster system, always being shuffled from one home to the next. It wasn't until he was old enough to join the Marines th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 14:27 • 2 views
Patricia Lynndail Patricia Lynndail's blog:
I have a few ebooks of 'Sealed Fate, Savage Passion' I am giving away for free. If you want one, let me know.
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Published on July 06, 2015 14:10 • 14 views
Thomas  Allen Thomas Allen's blog:
I have Jenny Kissed Me! listed in a book giveaway on Amazon.

https://giveaway.amazon.com/p/308ddde...

Give it a try. Tell your friends
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Published on July 06, 2015 13:16 • 5 views
Lu J Whitley Lu J Whitley's blog:
Today is the last day for the BloodMarked giveaway in honor of it being chosen as July Read of the Month for The Book Shelf!

Now that the plug is out of the way, has anyone started the book?
If you have, can you tell me (no spoilers please):
1. Who is your favorite character so far?
2. What is the l... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 13:09 • 105 views
R. Frederick Riddle R. Frederick Riddle's blog:
As to whether we were founded as a Christian nation or not, we often lose sight of the fact that while not all of the Fathers were Christians, virtually all were influenced by a Christian mindset or worldview. With that in mind here is a partial list of the most prominent men and their faith.

Geor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 12:55 • 26 views
J.N. Sheats J.N. Sheats's blog:
It's Monday so why not a little treat from something I have been working on.

This is a raw unedited look at my next book, A-Jax.

A-Jax Preview
“Don’t,” I yelled in horror. “Don’t look at me like that. I don’t want your pity.”
I wouldn’t be able to take it if that look was in his eyes. It was the sa...
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Published on July 06, 2015 12:55 • 4 views
George Thomas Clark George Thomas Clark's blog:
More Great Walls of Trump

The Donald is already building a wall along the U.S.-Mexican border and will soon start building a wall between Mexico and Central America as well as a wall around the White House.

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Published on July 06, 2015 12:46 • 6 views
Andrew Ashling Andrew Ashling's blog:
I published the first installment of my story Lee-Lack's Gold on my site.

There is also a General Introduction .

The stories are set in the world of Anaxantis. They run parallel to the events related in the trilogy The Invisible Chains and the sequel quadrilogy The Invisible Hands.

These are th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 12:35 • 3 views
Quil Carter Quil Carter's blog:


The Gods' Games is now out and live! Both versions too.

Graphic Edition
Not-So Graphic Edition

The pre-orders have now been released as well and I can sit back and celebrate while everyone reads! Well, for a few hours anyways because quite frankly I'm at an awesome part of The Suicide King so I hav... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 12:18 • 39 views
Susan Laine Susan Laine's blog:
YELLOWBELLY HERO is my upcoming M/M romance novella about college boys and suicide. The book's on the coming soon page at Dreamspinner Press, thus ready for pre-orders. This story will come out in ebook formats on August 5, 2015. Check it out :)

Add Yellowbelly Hero to your GR book list.

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Published on July 06, 2015 12:15 • 27 views
Arwen Spicer Arwen Spicer's blog:
My short science fiction film, The Eater, relates the adventures of a crew whose space ship is eaten by an ancient, derelict space craft. June 30 was our next-to-last shoot and our first shoot on the set of control room of the ancient, alien ship.

I was amazed walking into the (almost) completed... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 11:55 • 38 views
Dorothy Wiley Dorothy Wiley's blog:
Whispering Hills of Love (American Wilderness, #3) by Dorothy Wiley
Now through Friday, July 10, the eBook format of WHISPERING HILLS OF LOVE is free on Amazon. This is the third book in my award-winning American Wilderness Series--epic love stories of the frontier.

View the book's trailer here:
http://youtu.be/gQSQei4Bfo4

Here's the book description:
Kentucky Wilde... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 11:55 • 19 views
Terry   Lloyd Terry Lloyd's blog:
Just recently I have lost a close relative and it occurred to me how this final event affects people in
different ways. One of the first thoughts can be a feeling of not having done more to convey your love and respect to the departed but given the chance could we ever do enough to alter this fee... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 11:44 • 45 views
Samantha McEnhimer Samantha McEnhimer's blog:
He has told you, O man, what is good;and what does the Lord require of youbut to do justice, and to love kindness,and to walk humbly with your God?
Be just and kind and humble this is your sacrifice. This is how you come before The Lord.
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Published on July 06, 2015 06:00 • 19 views
Richard M Knittle Jr. Richard M Knittle Jr.'s blog:
Drugs

They say doing
drugs is very
for bad you
at least that is
what they say
I say doing
drugs
sometimes is great
to do because
it can make
for a better
day

Now wait a minute
before you
all start
let me finish
before you all
scream and
yell
I know for a fact
that many
woman on here take
Prozac
and thank God
or we would... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 11:20 • 63 views
L.R. Laurel L.R. Laurel's blog:
Ich entschuldige mich schon einmal im Voraus für sämtliche Eventualitäten, die eintreten könnten. ^^ -Wie gesagt, ich bin kein erfahrener Blogger, muss in dieses Metier also erst einmal hineinwachsen.

Nachdem ich herausfand, dass es tatsächlich eine Handvoll netter Menschen gibt, die Seelenspiege... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 11:17 • 5 views
Kathy Golden Kathy Golden's blog:
As a creator of book trailers, I've added a new service. I now make wallpaper or backgrounds for book covers. These backgrounds match your cover and draw readers in more fully than having their visual perspective limited to a vertical rectangle. To see examples of what I mean, just click on this... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 11:10 • 2 views
Philippa Gregory Philippa Gregory's blog:
descriptionThe Little House, ITV's two-part adaptation of my modern novel, is being re-broadcast for the second time in a month. ITV3 will show both episodes this evening, from 10pm to midnight. I wrote the book in the 1990s, and it explores some of the struggles of moving forward into a more modern world:... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 10:42 • 17 views
Sharon Kay Penman Sharon Kay Penman's blog:
I would like to apologize for giving you all erroneous information about Roberta Gellis yesterday. When I saw Chains of Folly’s publication date as June of 2015, I wrongly assumed that it was a new book in the series—wishful thinking on my part, I suppose. One of my readers kindly corrected my as... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 10:23 • 20 views
Sharon Bayliss Sharon Bayliss's blog:
The new cover is gorgeous and the book is great! A creative and thrilling sci-fi. I look forward to SIMULATION!! Over to Tara...

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Thanks for allowing me to take up some space here, Sharon! Sharon and I have been friends for a long time, even before we both found a home atCuriosity Quills, and sh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 09:15 • 1 view
Brad Vance Brad Vance's blog:

WerewolfGIMPOldTimeCasablancaYep! No more fucking around losing time dealing withKindlefuckery. Only weeks to go before it’s done and live. And here’s a taste, the first bit of King Albeus’ backstory…


Elvis Finley shouted, flying up to a sitting position on his camp cot. It was an attack! To arms!


But the darkness around him w...

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Published on July 06, 2015 06:16 • 4 views
K.M. Shea K.M. Shea's blog:

Salutations, Champions! I was going to do a King Arthurs wrap-up post and finish with a character popularity poll today, but I’m on a vacation and I’m using a laptop that is, apparently, very much against polls and such, so instead today is an announcement post for my Summer Reading Program!


In su...

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Published on July 06, 2015 07:12 • 7 views
P.S. Winn P.S. Winn's blog:
A serial killer is hearing voices, the whisperings are anything but sweet nothings and a small town is rocked by the killings.
Grab this murder mystery with a touch of romance for .99 cents July 8th through the 11th.
US readers head to:
http://www.amazon.com/Voices-P-S-Winn...
UK readers find yours @... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 10:13 • 3 views
Terry Brooks Terry Brooks's blog:

cover-theshannarachroniclesThe San Diego Comic-Con International begins Wednesday and runs through the weekend!

If you’ve never gone, it is a wild and crazy convention. More than 130,000 people attend, invading the San Diego convention center with the intention of witnessing the very best that geekdom has to offer. I have...

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Published on July 06, 2015 09:12 • 9 views
Intan Kirana Intan Kirana's blog:

Ada banyak hubungan yang tidak punya akhir bahagia..

Belum lama ini, beredar kabar mengenai perpisahan pasangan Ben Affleck-Jennifer Garner. Kabar ini tentunya mengejutkan mengingat keduanya telah bersama selama 10 tahun dan memiliki tiga anak. Namun, durasi bukanlah tolok ukur utama dari langgeng...

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Published on July 06, 2015 01:02 • 4 views
Nicola  Lees Nicola Lees's blog:
First and Last 24 hours (8 x 45′) – Documentary that goesinside Scotland’s prisons toexplorelife behind bars in the 21stcentury. With unprecedented access to film in a number of prisons including HMP Barlinnie and HMP Cornton Vale, the documentary series tellsthe sometimes shocking stories of con... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 02:25 • 4 views
Michelle Hauck Michelle Hauck's blog:



This judge has been named! Look in the comments for the answer. And a new chance is coming Wednesday.

Well, Query Kombat is over. Life returns to normal. Or does it? That would be much too boring!

So to liven things up we're going to play a little game I call Name that Judge. There are 34 judges... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 05:30 • 4 views
Michael Rupured Michael Rupured's blog:

Ten Extra Pounds, Part 5


Concern about ten extra pounds motivated me to act. Mostly, I worried. Unfortunately, as an emotional eater, my response was counterproductive. I ate like there was no tomorrow.


Most days, I do fine from the time I get up in the morning until supper. Travel and catered meet...

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Published on July 06, 2015 05:10 • 4 views
Leigh Podgorski Leigh Podgorski's blog:
Desert ChimeraBook One of the Stone Quest series, Desert Chimera, introduces you to Luke Stone, recluse, tracker, and reluctant 28 year old visionary, and to his paranormal universe. Luke has been sequestered in the serene woods of Northern Michigan under the tutelage of Cherokee guide and shaman... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 09:48 • 22 views
Jennifer Donnelly Jennifer Donnelly's blog:
These Shallow Graves is on the cover of The Bookseller this week in the UK! Love TSG's UK cover, and I'm so excited for British booksellers and readers to meet Jo Montfort!

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Published on July 06, 2015 09:43 • 24 views
Francene Stanley Francene Stanley's blog:
Picture New research into contact between partners shows a change in values. Twenty-somethings are much more promiscuous than earlier generations because of dating apps like Tinder.

If you haven't been marooned on a desert island for the last six months, or living without all the latest apps like me, y... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 02:00 • 2 views
Melissa Joulwan Melissa Joulwan's blog:

The pick-your-owngarden at our CSASunrise Farmis twisted with beautiful pea vines right now! Both snow peas and snap peas are on the menu, andI’m delighted to see both of them. They’re the only two legumes that are paleo-friendly(because they’re more pod than pea… YAY!).


Snow peas, a.k.a, Chinese...

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Published on July 06, 2015 03:01 • 4 views
Rob Bignell Rob Bignell's blog:

Ebooks follow Ebook different formatting rules than books printed on paper. Thats because a book made of ink on paper is a different platform for presenting information than a book made of digital bits on an electronic screen. Even though the same content (your book) is being presented, the platforms...

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Published on July 06, 2015 07:01 • 5 views
John Gwynne John Gwynne's blog:

This one’s all about RUIN, book three of the Faithful and the Fallen.


Ruin final artwork - John Gwynne


Ruin is out in hardback and ebook in the UK on the 16th July, so only a couple of weeks to go, now. A box-of-books turned up on my doorstep – my author copies come a little early. My wife Caroline and I took a few photos of t...

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Published on July 06, 2015 02:40 • 15 views
Chris Enss Chris Enss's blog:
A giveaway written in stone. Enter now to win a copy of the new book More Tales Behind the Tombstones: More Deaths and Burials of the Old West's Most Nefarious Outlaws, Notorious Women, and Celebrated Lawmen.

Throughout the month of July read a few tales that reveal the secrets surrounding the so... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 09:32 • 5 views
Melissa Jagears Melissa Jagears's blog:
I am so excited to be one of ten authors in The Convenient Bride Collection that’s JUST been released! Do you love marriage of convenient stories? Well there’s nine of those puppies packed into this book! The Convenient Bride Collection 9 Romances Grow from Marriage Partnerships Formed Out of Necessity by Erica Vetsch

Mine’s called Blinded by Love and it features Rachel Stanton’s brother Neil Oliver who you m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 09:31 • 2 views
Dana Mentink Dana Mentink's blog:


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I saw a Twitter post recently about how cop shows on TV are not realistic. I thought to myself….exactly! Why would we want themto be? In fiction, there’s a fine balance between realism and what reads well. Do we want to see the real life of a cop? Nah. We want to see the exciting parts, not th...

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Published on July 06, 2015 06:32 • 4 views
Heidi McLaughlin Heidi McLaughlin's blog:
Picturespectacular, magical, fairy tale, magnificent, princess, dreams, believe, magic, fantasy, beauty, special, storm, rain, happily ever after, beautiful The magical and majestic beauty that is Cinderella's castle, the focal point of Disney. All photos posted are done so by owner's permission.
Photo c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 07:16 • 10 views
Cynthia Fraser Graves Cynthia Fraser Graves's blog:


July 6, 2015

Dear Henry,

It’s a Sunday afternoon here in West K’, some warm weather seems to have mistakenly drifted into southern Maine, replacing the cool, grey overcast that has occupied our skies for a fair part of this spring/summer season. I am at the S&B working on my missive to you for...

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Published on July 05, 2015 19:10 • 2 views
Sarah Chorn Sarah Chorn's blog:

About the Book


A fiery spirit dances from the pages of the Great Book. She brings the aroma of scorched sand and ozone. She has a story to tell….


The Book of Phoenixis a unique work of magical futurism. A prequel to the highly acclaimed, World Fantasy Award-winning novel,Who Fears Death, it fea...

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Published on July 06, 2015 02:00 • 5 views
Meenakshi Reddy Madhavan Meenakshi Reddy Madhavan's blog:
Our prime minister is the master of social media. Don’t just take my word for it—he’s been lauded as a “social media genius” all across the world. Every single word that he types into his phone and sends—or does he get an aide to type it for him?—is viral gold, the stuff media marketers would kil... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 05, 2015 22:52 • 2 views
Emma L. Adams Emma L. Adams's blog:


Ready. Set. WRITE! is a summer writing intensive hosted byAlison Miller,Jaime Morrow,Erin Funk,Elodie Nowodazkij,andKatie Upperman.It takes place between now and the 31st August.


1. How I did on last week’s goals
I wrote 13K of my fantasy book (total 57K).

I did final revisions on Delinquent: An All... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 04:37 • 4 views
L.M. Elliott L.M. Elliott's blog:
Mark Your Calendars

One month from today---courtesy of YA Sync's wonderful program to keep teens reading over the summer---you can download a free audiobook copy of UNDER A WAR-TORN SKY, narrated by Elizabeth Wiley, and winner of an AudioFile Earphones Award for Exceptional Audiobook.

to learn mor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 09:22 • 1 view
Federica Leva Federica Leva's blog:
Sono contenta. Ho ricevuto una mail un po' particolare, questa mattina, e per alcune ore sono stata "narrativamente" depressa. Poi ho chiesto spiegazioni, le cose non stavano come pensavo. Ebbene, il mio "Echi dalle Terre Sommerse" ha venduto ben oltre le mie aspettative - le ha quasi raddoppiate... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 09:20 • 7 views
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