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Lisa Warir Lisa Warir's blog:
Interview with Attorney Edward Johnson
With Christine Thomas
Christine’s Corner
The Rosedale Daily
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Hi, I’m here today with Attorney Edward Johnson. He is a very busy man and has graciously agreed to do this interview as a favor for his wife Destinee. She and I go way back, we went to college to... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 19:27 • 5 views
Jagannath Rao Adukuri Jagannath Rao Adukuri's blog:
It is a space and mine and yours as it flows outward into a silence.A light bulb percolates its silence in a lonely room and its windows are some holes in light darkness a cold before- morning darkness that has just come out of a sleep its ink spilled on opposing trees, unfinished buildings in ir... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 19:11 • 2 views
Mikaela Misti-Taylor Mikaela Misti-Taylor's blog:
I know I keep saying I'm going to rewrite Nayko Island but I keep getting so far then I hit an invisible barrier. This time, however, I have more ideas and someone to help me. This is no longer gona be a solo project. I have my best friend helping me. This is gona be awesome!

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Published on June 30, 2015 18:52 • 6 views
Kevin L. O'Brien Kevin L. O'Brien's blog:
Some time ago, I submitted a story to the relaunch of Weirdbook Magazine: "The Road to Hell". In this story, two middle-aged/elderly men sit around a fire, waiting to die. During the course of their conversation we discover what happened to their world, and why they are so fatalistic about it all... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 18:55 • 16 views
Nancy Haviland Nancy Haviland's blog:
This gorgeous male specimen is my muse for Lucian Fane. Isn't he mouthwatering? The more I watch this, the clearer it is to me why he's one of my favorite characters. ;)

*In real life, this lovely man is Niko Kovac, the coach of the Croatian national soccer team.
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Published on June 30, 2015 18:28 • 40 views
J.  Daniels J. Daniels's blog:
Sweet Obsession is set to release on September 22nd, 2015! Mark your calendars!!! I'm so excited to share Mason and Brooke's story. They own my heart.

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Published on June 30, 2015 18:11 • 14 views
Scott Hildreth Scott Hildreth's blog:
Here is the link to the first four chapters of Selected Sinners #4, Biscuits unnamed book. Due out in less than 10 days...

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Published on June 30, 2015 18:04 • 1 view
Harry Connolly Harry Connolly's blog:

And I agree. A quote from her post[1] about it:


Quit if you need to. That’s my advice. And I can say that without hypocrisy, because I did it. I quit. Not utterly, and certainly not irrevocably, but I basically walked away from the game for ten years.


The reasons were the usual: money, time, and...

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Published on June 30, 2015 11:03 • 1 view
Ally Carter Ally Carter's blog:

Hi Everybody!

Ally here.

Yes, it is me. Yes, I am still alive.

I’m happy to say that I’ve finished SEE HOW THEY RUN! (Or, well, the part of SEE HOW THEY RUN I was working on. There will still be some stuff to do in a few weeks, but for now the heavy lifting is over.)

So I’m above water temporaril...

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Published on June 30, 2015 12:13 • 25 views
Tansy Rayner Roberts Tansy Rayner Roberts's blog:

FleurDeLis_Swatch_Red_ZoomIt’s Musketeer Day!


When I was writing this, I thought there were only three chapters to go, but an unexpected house got in the way. You will meet him next week.


Soooo close to finishing.


Remember that if you want to receive an ebook of the entire book (slightly revised), you will need to sign up t...

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Published on June 30, 2015 17:03 • 1 view
Larry Correia Larry Correia's blog:

From Nick Sharps. I believe this will go up on Elitist Book Reviews closer to the release date in October.


https://www.goodreads.com/review/show...


Here’s the plot synopsis: After the War of the Gods, the demons were cast out and fell to the world. Mankind was nearly eradicated by the seemingly un...

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Published on June 30, 2015 15:18 • 5 views
Lauren Oliver Lauren Oliver's blog:


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The complete Lauren Oliver YA collection. Which one is your favorite?

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Published on June 30, 2015 08:41 • 8 views
Gretchen Rubin Gretchen Rubin's blog:
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Before I get to the fun of recommending some good books for July, here’s a quick bit of self-promotion: I was very happy to be included in Mashable’s 25 Must-Read Books to Dive into This Summer. Better Than Before is in really terrific company, so it was exciting to be part of the list.


Most of us...

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Published on June 30, 2015 12:32 • 10 views
Kerry Cepero Kerry Cepero's blog:
I'm giving away a free epub copy of my new book Looking Back starting tonight until this Friday 7/3/2015 for your reading pleasure July 4th weekend!

Enter "YES" in the comment section below, PM me your email addy and I will send your free copy of Looking Back

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Published on June 30, 2015 17:11 • 11 views
Barbara Hambly Barbara Hambly's blog:
Well, curses. All 8 (so far) of the Further Adventures got kicked off Smashwords for "incorrect formatting." I carefully followed the instructions for proper formatting and they were still deemed "incorrect." I am now pursuing options to get correct formatting, and will get everything up as soon... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 13:56 • 6 views
Jenny Han Jenny Han's blog:


Who wants cake? Last slice goes to Peter K.

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Published on June 21, 2015 17:32 • 4 views
Bryce Moore Bryce Moore's blog:

I debated writing this post. Any sort of response to the gay marriage ruling wasn’t likely to win me any friends on either side of the issue, because it’s one where I’m pretty squarely in the middle (as I’ve established previously). Re-reading that post, I find that it still sums up my feelings a...

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Published on June 30, 2015 09:04 • 2 views
Brian Burt Brian Burt's blog:





Like millions of others, I first read Richard Bach's classic Jonathan Livingston Seagull in my youth and found it profoundly wise in a simple, almost elemental way. Soon after, I came across Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah and found its core philosophy equally compelling. (Heck,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 17:16 • 47 views
Rick Riordan Rick Riordan's blog:

I always have a good time at the Museum of Fine Art in Boston. Becky and I took a stroll through the ancient Greek and Roman collection yesterday and found some unexpected surprises.

Now first . . . this Assyrian demigod. According to the description, he is holding two animals "who are urinating... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 06:17 • 31 views
Catherynne M. Valente Catherynne M. Valente's blog:

The fourth book in the Fairyland series, The Boy Who Lost Fairyland, is out today!


Yes, that is a boy and Chicago and a knitted wombat on the cover. Do not fear! This is still a series about September and her adventures in Fairyland, and you will absolutely find out what happened after the admitt...

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Published on March 03, 2015 07:40 • 7 views
Kami Garcia Kami Garcia's blog:

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desk col 2Every Monday, I post about what’s on my desk.


Check out what’s on my desk today:



Fighting with the Draft = Basket Full of Wadded Up Pages
Orphan BlackSarah & Helena Funko POP Figurines
The Summer of Chasing Mermaids by Sarah Ockler
Notebook
Supernatural“Salt & Burn” Necklace
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Published on June 29, 2015 08:00 • 6 views
Andrew Demcak Andrew Demcak's blog:

My new GLBTQ Teen novel, A Little Bit Langston , will be forthcoming from Harmony Ink Press, winter 2015. If you want to add it to your Goodreads list, click HERE.

Blurb:

He’s no average teenager. James begins to channel a dead writer’s poetry and then discovers he has the power to manipulate ele... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 12:46 • 3 views
Mary E. Pearson Mary E. Pearson's blog:
The tour continues to launch THE HEART OF BETRAYAL on July 7! I'm so excited!! Here's the schedule of coming stops and events. Swag! Sweets! Secrets! More guests and moderators! Awesome bookstores, libraries, and SDCC! The only thing missing is YOU! But you'll be there, right?!!!
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Published on June 30, 2015 07:00 • 6 views
Barry Lyga Barry Lyga's blog:

Lyga_AfterTheRedRain_HCThe folks over at Amazon have posted an absolutely free preview ofAfter the Red Rain, weighing in at a whopping 128 pages! That’s something like one-thirdof the book, so you’ll definitely be able to get a feel for the story!


You can download it to a Kindle or, if you don’t own a Kindle, Amazon has...

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Published on June 30, 2015 09:51 • 4 views
Robert William Wheeler Robert William Wheeler's blog:
When you set your financial GPS, you choose your final destination. Next, you have to decide how to get there.

Just imagine… you are driving from California to Maryland with your spouse, your four kids, a poodle and a hamster… can you imagine taking that trip without any stops? While it would be p... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 16:30 • 6 views
Elizabeth Moon Elizabeth Moon's blog:
And naturally, with a convention and travel coming up, I needed something to knit. I hoped to get these mostly done by the time I was on the train back, but someone said "You'll never finish those by then," so...I did.

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Four different yarns, ranging in age from "just bought" to 4... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 15:54 • 5 views
Marjorie M. Liu Marjorie M. Liu's blog:

I used to blog a lot more than I do now — I’ve been hammered with deadlines, which is excellent, but it means that Twitter is far more attractive: just a few seconds here and there, and I’ve made a “post”. But it’s nice having a space where I can go deeper.

I spent all last week in Miami teaching...

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Published on June 30, 2015 13:36 • 9 views
Bill Crider Bill Crider's blog:
I read and enjoyed most of the books in Andrew Vachss' series about Burke, but I hadn't read any of the titles in his new series about Dell and Dolly. It was easy enough to pick up on the characters with the third book in the series, Signwave, however. There are a number of references to events... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 11:15 • 5 views
Cynthia Eden Cynthia Eden's blog:

For a limited time, WATCH ME is free!



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So if you’re relaxing and celebrating this 4th of July, you can also curl up with a free read!



WATCH ME:



Watching gorgeous Gwen Hawthorne isn’t a hard job—but it certainly is tempting. Chance Valentine has tried to keep his distance from the sexy socialite fo...

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Published on June 30, 2015 13:28 • 20 views
Ilona Andrews Ilona Andrews's blog:

And despite all of that, I wanted to…


Muffins 1000Sookie, stop bumping my elbow.


…I wanted to…


Tulip! Stop growling at that cat! She’s outside. You’re inside. That’s it.


Sookie, stop! I am trying to write a woo-woo part and it doesn’t involve bulldogs.


… step over and kiss him. I could….


Sookie! Pillow.


Edward 1000What...

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Published on June 30, 2015 07:07 • 36 views
Sharon Lee Sharon Lee's blog:

Sigh.


I have been Arithmeticking all morning and my head hurts. However! The mason has been paid, and the budget put into place. As a reward for adulting, I have ordered in “Dirty Dancing” (which for some reason, we did not own) and “To Wong Fu Thanks for Everything Julie Neumar” (which I never he...

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Published on June 30, 2015 11:24 • 4 views
Lauren Willig Lauren Willig's blog:

The Other DaughterWith the release of The Other Daughter only three weeks away, my hero, Simon Montfort, has been conspicuously clearing his throat and adjusting his cuffs, wondering why he hasn’t had his Teaser Tuesday spotlight yet.


How to describe Simon?


He’s the scion of an old and proud family, but his upbring...

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Published on June 30, 2015 08:23 • 10 views
Joe Abercrombie Joe Abercrombie's blog:

I’m delighted to announce that in September, Orbit Books are going to be re-releasing the First Law Trilogy in the US. They’ve been publishing the standalone books since the start, and will be publishing a collection of short stories in the same world early next year, so this will putall the Firs...

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Published on June 30, 2015 06:50 • 19 views
Susan Wiggs Susan Wiggs's blog:
Q: Why, oh why, did you leave Daisy twisting in the wind like that? Curse you! May you burn in hell! (But after you write Daisy’s story.)
A: WARNING. There are bound to be a few spoilers in my reply. If spoilers bother you, please don’t read! If you don’t mind the spoilers, roll your mouse over th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 12:42 • 9 views
Diane Chamberlain Diane Chamberlain's blog:

the journey home frnt cvr media fileYou are right. This does not look like a typical Diane Chamberlain cover. So let me explain.


Sometime in the early 2000s as I was happily working on one of my novels, I got a call from my friend Mary Kilchenstein, aka author Mary Kirk. She was about to begin editing an anthology of short stories....

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Published on June 30, 2015 07:38 • 13 views
Josh Bezoni Josh Bezoni's blog:
Drink Like a Marine Animal: Loads of people mistake thirst for food cravings. When dehydrated, your brain will signal to your body that you need to rehydrate and drink more water, but many people tend to misread this as a signal to eat more. A simple calculation can tell you how much water you sh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 16:10 • 6 views
Michael J. Sullivan Michael J. Sullivan's blog:
Have you ever wanted to read a graphic novel of Riyria? Well, I have. At the present time Orbit owns the rights to most of this work, and there's been no movement to take it to that next level. I'm considering what it would take to buy back those rights and do something myself...a topic for anoth... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 07:11 • 20 views
T.E. Antonino T.E. Antonino's blog:
I have three scheduled appearances so far for July. I will be appearing at the Mahogany House Art Gallery in Waynesville on Friday July 3rd at 6:00 p.m., that day falls on Art After Dark Day. I will be appearing at the Waynesville library on Wednesday July 15th from 11:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. I w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 15:15 • 6 views
Elizabeth Hoyt Elizabeth Hoyt's blog:
I hope you're having a wonderful summer! I've been working to plant my brand new garden--my neighbor looked over the fence and asked if I'd bought out the garden center. ;-)

Meanwhile, I'm putting together an extra-special free story for my readers: an epilogue for Dearest Rogue ! Here's how it... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 14:47 • 26 views
Alec Hastings Alec Hastings's blog:
My wife and I went to a wedding Saturday night. It was lakeside. It was warm and summery, the end of June. Friends and family sat in folding chairs looking out over the water. Wedding helpers rolled out the equivalent of a red carpet on the grassy aisle between the two groups of chairs. It was a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 14:32 • 49 views
Jilaine Tarisa Jilaine Tarisa's blog:
Thanks to everyone who entered to win a copy of A Moment of Time!
Find a copy at your favorite online retailer (or ask your library to carry it!)

You can read Chapter One on my website (jilainetarisa.com).

Enjoy!
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Published on June 30, 2015 14:24 • 5 views
Brenda Trim Brenda Trim's blog:
Good afternoon Goodreads peeps!

We are looking for reviews on our sexy paranormal romance Dream Warrior! We are trying to get to 50 on amazon where we are currently at 33. We also have 63 here on Goodreads. It is the first book of our Dark Warrior Alliance trilogy. Our second book is called Mystik... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 14:20 • 6 views
Meagan Brothers Meagan Brothers's blog:
I have a tumblr blog now. Yikes!

http://actuallymeaganbrothers.tumblr....

Don't say I didn't warn you.
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Published on June 30, 2015 14:15 • 10 views
Bridget A.B. Halfaker Bridget A.B. Halfaker's blog:
This is my second week off from the teaching job that pays my bills. Thank goodness for summer break, or I'd never get any writing done! :)

Today as I uploaded all the books I've written I came across a book very dear to my heart, one that I ached to write for a very long time. When it finally cam... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 14:00 • 33 views
Michael Linen Michael Linen's blog:
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JASMINE'S FIGHT - In this urban love story, Michael Jacobs meets Jasmine Summers, a beautiful, deep soul, accomplished and acclai... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 14:21 • 6 views
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