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Rival Gates Rival Gates's blog:
Here is the excerpt from “Crucible” I had promised you over the weekend. Enjoy.
Their discussion ended as the riotous noise of soldiers on the stairs interrupted. Three goblin guards came down the hallway and stopped at Miri’s cell. “On your feet, Your Highness. It is time for you to move.” “Whic... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 14:29 • 1 view
Jeannie Hudson Jeannie Hudson's blog:
Upon winning a recent giveaway, I discovered an exciting new author in
Christian Strayhorn Spence. I really
enjoyed her story in THE PAIN COLLECTOR.
Early in the plot, I felt great sympathy
for Eva Kingley whose quiet, rather solitary life is abruptly assaulted by the
death of her father by suicide. S... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 14:16 • 3 views
M.J.  Porter M.J. Porter's blog:
Morning, Evening and Afternoon

Tah dah! Northman Chapter 1 for your perusal.


Chapter 1 - Midwinter 1006 - Northman
He pulled his cloak tighter to his shaking body, in an effort to ward off the chill air and streaming rain that was hitting him directly in the face and pooling down his frozen cheekbon... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 14:13 • 21 views
Susan B. James Susan B. James's blog:
I am using SusanBJames.blogspot.com as a Website so there are Five Tabs: Home(The Blog) Romance, Children's Books, Recipes (Paleo)About Me.
For some reason, my blog does not update on Goodreads
Here is the link to the new Post
http://susanbjames.blogspot.com/2014/...
Time And Forever
I’m giving away... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2014 14:01 • 4 views
Lynn Austin Lynn Austin's blog:

photo(1)This is Dexter, a rescue-cat. He was found wandering the streets of Chicago and brought to the Red Door Animal Shelter where my daughter, Maya, sometimes volunteers as a foster parent for stray cats. We call her the “Cat Whisperer” for her ability to calm and tame strays like Dexter—and he needed...

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Published on July 21, 2014 02:30 • 1 view
Seth Kupchick Seth Kupchick's blog:
I'm learning an awful lot about myself through the baseball season this year if only because it's forcing me to reimagine myself as a ten year old boy living for a game on the radio and the feeling of belonging it gave me, but the feeling was so pure I never would have called it 'belonging,' but... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 14:41 • 10 views
Esmeralda Plangesis Esmeralda Plangesis's blog:
"The warrior remembers the past.

He knows about man's spiritual Quest, he knows that this Quest has been responsible for some of history's finest pages.

But also some of history's worst chapters: massacres, sacrifices, obscurantism. It was used for personal ends and has seen its ideas used to defen... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 13:38 • 5 views
Shannon Richard Shannon Richard's blog:

Okay, so I’ve been sadly absent lately in all things blog related. I’m starting it off again with a bang, and a book giveaway!Unstoppableis out in mass market shortly, so I want to celebrate with an advance copy. Who wants one? (U.S. only)


As I’m currently wrapped up in my guilty pleasureBig Broth...

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Published on July 21, 2014 05:39 • 5 views
Susie Duncan Sexton Susie Duncan Sexton's blog:
heard something on the radio yesterday that all kinds of pro athletes are switching to a vegan diet out of compassion and for performance and that farmers are freaking out but the world is changing. (click here.)

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now this I love...would appreciate seeing THIS -- the OTHER side of such a vital issu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 13:14 • 144 views
Dana Rose Bailey Dana Rose Bailey's blog:
I'd like to say a special "THANK YOU" to everyone who participated in my book giveaway. And "THANK YOU" to everyone who added "Firebird" to your to-be-shelf.

I hope everyone enjoys reading it!
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Published on July 22, 2014 13:14 • 2 views
Mary Burton King Mary Burton King's blog:
I wanted to thank everybody for their enormous interest in my thriller novel Beatrice Belladonna's BLACK MAGIC WEB!

Additionally, I would like to invite you to check out the newly released book trailer for it. It can be viewed on YouTube or my website, mbkingmysteries.com. This book trailer captu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 13:09 • 12 views
Κατερίνα Μαλακατέ Κατερίνα Μαλακατέ's blog:
Όταν ακούω την λέξη λογοτεχνία, δύο συγγραφείς μού έρχονται στο μυαλό – ο ένας είναι ο Βλαντιμίρ Ναμπόκοφ, ο άλλος δε σας αφορά! Τα έργα του Ναμπόκοφ, σταθερά τα τελευταία χρόνια, μου προσφέρουν απλόχερη αναγνωστική απόλαυση και θρεπτική τροφή (του πεινασμένου!) για σκέψη. Πριν επεκταθώ όμως προ... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 07:03 • 1 view
Ceri London Ceri London's blog:

New Release Announcement


Contract of War, the final novel in the Spectras Arise Trilogy by Tammy Salyer, a “riveting quest on the galactic fringe,” is out July 21st.

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Contract of Defiance, Contract of Betrayal, and Contract of War follow heroine Aly Erikson and her crew of anti-Admin smugglers thro...

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Published on July 20, 2014 17:00 • 6 views
Greg Strandberg Greg Strandberg's blog:
I’m asking myself this today because I finished Brandon Sanderson’s Mistborn late last night.

I’d been reading the book for awhile and now I can move one. I’m looking forward to the next book in that series, but just not now.

So that leaves The Drawing of the Three and The Bully Pulpit on my “Readi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 12:49 • 15 views
Lori M. Lee Lori M. Lee's blog:

TWO weeks left until Gates of Thread and Stone. I’ve lost the ability to function. HOW MAKE WORDS?


After stalking the UPS truck for weeks, it finally stopped outside my house last week. The UPS guy handed over a box, and I promptly died. Then my daughter tossed me some Phoenix Down, and I opened t...

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Published on July 22, 2014 06:00 • 4 views
K. Lamb K. Lamb's blog:

















To read the full article, please visit me at: http://www.authorklamb.blogspot.com

Wishing you all a little mystery & adventure,

K. Lamb
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Published on July 22, 2014 12:55 • 24 views
Rosamund Hodge Rosamund Hodge's blog:

Today through Thursday (July 24), I’m doing a Q&A on Goodreads. If there are any weird trivia questions about my book you were dying to have answered, now is the time to ask!

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Published on July 21, 2014 08:40 • 4 views
Mary     Smith Mary Smith's blog:
A while back a Facebook friend sent me a private message and asked how I liked co-authoring, I raved about it, because ... well ... I love it.
Flash forward to last week, when the same girl message me and told me a horror story between her and her friend (aka the co-author). They have since ended... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 20, 2014 17:31 • 3 views
Anita Coleman Anita Coleman's blog:
"In Matthew 5, Jesus instructs that if someone makes you go one mile, go with them two miles," 21-year old Matthew Vines of Wichita, Kansas, said on his video that reportedly went viral in 2012. Then, he asked: "Would you step into my shoes and walk with me just one mile, even if it makes you un... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2014 21:00 • 38 views
Kelly  Jensen Kelly Jensen's blog:
Now that we're deep into the throes of summer in these parts, I can't help but see the bees we've got around our house. They're especially fond of a bush we have near our front door -- and near my outdoor reading area -- so it's a precarious dance around them each time we're in or out of our hous... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2014 22:00 • 5 views
Garry Rogers Garry Rogers's blog:
Simulating natural and human-caused climate drivers, scientists showed that the decline in rainfall is primarily a response to human-caused increases in greenhouse gases as well as a thinning of the ozone caused by human-caused aerosol emissions. Continue reading →

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Published on July 22, 2014 09:22 • 1 view
K.F. Breene K.F. Breene's blog:
Sometimes there are so many people to thank you can't fit it all in a page in a new book. Such is the case with my street team.

Recently I was pushed and prodded and repeatedly asked if I was going to create a street team. I held out for a while, not realizing the benefit. And then gave in.

Thus, t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 11:09 • 9 views
G.G. Atcheson G.G. Atcheson's blog:
Fate is still free to download on Smashwords.com until the end of the month. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view...
Don't forget to add the coupon code sw100.


Chapter 6

I woke up famished but overall feeling much better. The sound of whispers prompted me to use cautiousness. I was not alone.

"What... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 12:10 • 9 views
Howard Parsons Howard Parsons's blog:
I'm over half-way done with the first pass of edits & rewrites. (Not much of the latter but I haven't reached the ones with the sucky dialogue yet!)

I started with the Epilogue and am going from back to front. When I reach the Prologue, I'll turn around and start at the beginning and go forwar... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 12:08 • 18 views
Christopher Dines Christopher Dines's blog:
Mindfulness Meditation  Bringing Mindfulness into Everyday Life by Christopher Dines When we explore our awareness and reach higher realizations of pure consciousness, we are able to witness our minds in action. Mindful living raises us to higher levels of awareness that not even the most gifted intellectual minds can access if they do not honour the present moment.

Unless a hu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 12:07 • 58 views
Kelsey Browning Kelsey Browning's blog:

After all the hullabaloo (I love that word) of release week, I figured it was time for me to ‘fess up about how freaking HARD writing Problems in Paradise was.


First, this was the first book I wrote from start to finish under contract. And heck, I’d written something like six books before that. I...

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Published on July 22, 2014 02:46 • 3 views
Simon Reynolds Simon Reynolds's blog:
I was never a patriot for house, like I was with certain other genres. But I'm totally susceptible to "the feeling".




Immense.

So is this...





And this next one was everywhere in 1993, played in all kinds of clubs. Did Jaydee ever do anything else on this sort of scale?




Surprising, puzzling, is the cu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2014 12:40 • 6 views
Robert Dunbar Robert Dunbar's blog:
“You enter the forest at the darkest point, where there is no path.”
~ Joseph Campbell




My novella WOOD made a pretty awesome critical impact, but a lot of hardcore “book only” people complained about its only being available as an ebook. Trust me – these are not folks you want to annoy. (Writers ha... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 11:38 • 8 views
J.S. Morin J.S. Morin's blog:

Well, for starters, the question you should have asked is “I’m going to be publishing my book in the next few months, what do I need to do to be ready?” That’s OK though, because one of the advantages of self-publishing is that you have no shelf-life (in the literal sense, because your books aren...

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Published on July 22, 2014 00:00 • 6 views
Mary Fan Mary Fan's blog:

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This person LOVES their idea for a book and thinks it’s pretty much the best thing ever. It’s something they’ve been dreaming up for years and years and is guaranteed to be a bestseller. This person even knows exactly what the cover art will look like and who will play the protagonist in the mov...

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Published on July 21, 2014 15:01 • 5 views
Emily Tilton Emily Tilton's blog:
I'm incredibly excited about this next release. I'm just going to let the beginning speak for itself. Breaking Abigail will be out soon.
Eighteen-year-old Abigail Podret knew she was in trouble when her mother walked in on her lying on her bed, in her bedroom, with Jon Southey's hand down her jea...
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Published on July 21, 2014 10:55 • 3 views
Clare Wilson Clare Wilson's blog:
Below, is the first chapter of my upcoming novel, The Listeners. The book is the second instalment of The Afterlife Novels, and follows the adventures of a girl called, Miriam Peters.

Unlike the first novel, Heaven's Waiting Room, Miriam is very much alive, but finds herself drawn into the world... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 11:32 • 36 views
G. Arthur Brown G. Arthur Brown's blog:
My musical tastes are eclectic, perhaps even esoteric. You don't believe me? You think I would lie about the eclecticness of my musical tastes? That's not a nice thing to say to someone who just wants to share some of his eclectic musical tastes with you. YOU are the one who is defensive, not me.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 11:30 • 6 views
Lisa  Crane Lisa Crane's blog:
If you follow me on Facebook, you know I'm a frequent teacher in the baby Bible class at church. Our elders decided a long time ago that we would have an actual class, as opposed to a nursery. Anyone who tells you babies can't learn about God is just wrong. They are little sponges, and while what... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 11:29 • 11 views
Ruth  Silver Ruth Silver's blog:

Title- RebellionRebellion


Series- The Whispers of the Fallen Book # 2


By- J.D. Netto


Genre-YA Fantasy


Publication Date- May 30, 2014



Blurb


Smoke rises from the ruins of fallen kingdoms. Forgotten secrets have been revealed. In the darkness of the world, Lucifer’s army grows.



The quest of the book-bearers grows...

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Published on July 21, 2014 04:00 • 4 views
Z.B. Heller Z.B. Heller's blog:
On the heals of the new Fifty Shades of Grey trailer, I reflect on what the book series has meant to me. I was first told about the book when it was only kindle version by my sister who claimed she was "obsessed" with it. This proved to be interesting for multiple reasons, one being that my siste... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 11:11 • 52 views
Sandra C. Gallegos Sandra C. Gallegos's blog:
¡Hola a todos!
Vuelvo al fin por aquí para dedicar una entrada a un premio al que me han nominado. Seguro que os suena el nombre, se trata de los Liebster Award y hay que seguir una serie de normas, cosa que me dispongo a hacer a continuación.¡Vamos allá!

NORMAS:1. "Agradecer al blog que te nominó... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2014 07:45 • 6 views
Lyn Gala Lyn Gala's blog:

code4Well, I finally updated my webpage, and I have to give up on Firefly.


No, don’t get your panties bunched. I still love the show. I still love the fanfic I have done with the show, but I just don’t write that much fanfic with it, so my fourth slot on my main page switched from Firefly to Stargate.


Y...

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Published on July 22, 2014 10:11 • 19 views
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