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Olivia Luck Olivia Luck's blog:
Apologies in advance for the longish post.

Point of No Return has been live for about two weeks now. I'm so thankful to all of you who have read and reviewed the latest book in The Point Series. If you haven't met Violet and Cameron yet, I hope you will. Get Point of No Returnhere.

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Published on July 07, 2015 07:10 • 1 view
Marios Savva Marios Savva's blog:
A series of mystifying murders have taken place in New York. The U.S. law enforcers cannot find the cause of death of the victims, and the mysterious circumstances in which they died has left the captain of New York’s 51st Precinct completely at a loss. The list of victims of the “New York Killin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 06:49 • 3 views
James J. Layton James J. Layton's blog:
Guys and girls,
After a hard three years, I have sent in the manuscript for the next Sentinels book to the publisher. The revisions are done and I am excited about the eventual release in late July or early August. Thank you for your patience with me. This was a hard book to write because of the e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 06:39 • 15 views
R.R. López R.R. López's blog:
Hace muchos meses te hablaba en este artículo de cuáles eran las lecturas que tenía programadas a medio plazo. ¿Se cumplió la programación? Te lo cuento. De las lecturas que tenías programadas, he leídoy reseñado: La casa de hojas (para ver la reseña haz click aquí) El mapa y el territorio, (para... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 00:50 • 2 views
Darrah Glass Darrah Glass's blog:
There is a NSFW illustration behind this cut. I am hoping someone will know who drew it. If you’re wondering if it’s something you want to see, I will say that it involves an erect centaur and cunnilingus, and it is beautifully drawn. The Mr. found this on tumblr and was correct in thinking it …... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 22:52 • 5 views
Richard B. Knight Richard B. Knight's blog:
The Interdimensional Subwoofer

The Interdimensional Subwoofer is the third novel I've written, and I think, my very best yet. I've sent it to my editor and I'm just waiting to get it back so I can make the corrections and then send it off to agents. So I guess I should get started on my fourth boo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 06:00 • 4 views
Sharon Kay Penman Sharon Kay Penman's blog:
I devoted yesterday’s post to the sad death of Henry II at Chinon Castle. But there were other occurrences worth mentioning. Richard, Duke of Gloucester, became King Richard III upon his coronation at Westminster Abbey. And the son for whom Henry VIII turned Christendom upside down, Edward VI, di... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 05:58 • 6 views
Alan Cheuse Alan Cheuse's blog:
E.L. Doctorow

REMARKS AT THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARDS CEREMONY ON RECEIVING THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD MEDAL FOR DISTINGUISHED CONTRIBUTION TO AMERICAN LETTERS

New York City, November 20, 2013

Before coming here this evening I thought to say something about what is lately on my mind—what is on all our min... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 05:55 • 5 views
Kathy Lynn Emerson Kathy Lynn Emerson's blog:

Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson here, introducing a fellow mystery writer with an interesting story to tell. I first met Sarah Wisseman several years ago, but we reconnected at Malice Domestic this past spring. Sarah was responsible for bringing an excellent session on forensic anthropology to...

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Published on June 24, 2015 21:20 • 5 views
Lois McMaster Bujold Lois McMaster Bujold's blog:
Yay! I wasn't expecting this for a couple more days.

Sample as promised:



"Penric’s Demon"



A fantasy novella in the World of the Five Gods

by

Lois McMaster Bujold


2015



"Penric’s Demon"



The morning light sloped across the meadows, breathing pale green into the interlaced branches of the woods beyond, picki... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 05:07 • 261 views
Suanne Laqueur Suanne Laqueur's blog:

Erik looked out the kitchen windows to the herb gardens, where Daisy was picking flowers for the table.


“Was it always Daisy?” he asked.


Joe looked up from his paper, eyebrows wrinkled. “Pardon?”


“Her name, I mean. Was she always going to be named Daisy?”


Francine laughed. “Goodness, no. She was supp...

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Published on July 06, 2015 15:12 • 5 views
Krysten Lindsay Hager Krysten Lindsay Hager's blog:


I THINK I LOVE YOU by Iris BlobelNOW LIVE AMAZON US:http://amzn.to/1R9v4KSAMAZON UK:http://amzn.to/1KvQY73AMAZON AU:http://bit.ly/1NzVfEn
I THINK I LOVE YOUAuthor: Iris Blobel
Series: Australian Sports Series #3
Publisher: Limitless Publishing
SYNOPSISMarkus DeLeon and Sarah Winter’s lives couldn’t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 04:59 • 1 view
Thomas Sowell Thomas Sowell's blog:
Discussions of racial problems almost invariably bring out the cliche of "a legacy of slavery." But anyone who is being serious, as distinguished...
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Published on July 06, 2015 21:01 • 6 views
Carin Siegfried Carin Siegfried's blog:
This book starts off slow, as Catherine, a pianist in Dayton, OH, is involved in a scandal and ostracized by society in 1900. Unable to support herself and without support from her family she soon finds herself in dire straits. As she ponders her options, she thinks back to a boy who really like... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 03:49 • 2 views
Robert Lashley Robert Lashley's blog:
The musician, once a strong Cosby defender on social media, admits she was incorrect as deposition reveals truth








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Published on July 07, 2015 04:02 • 2 views
Euphonos Euphonos's blog:
I have been swamped with book review requests and author interviews lately. I am extremely sorry Authors if I have been too late in responding back. As some of you already know, my wedding lasted for two weeks in the month of Feb and I have been busy with my pre-wed and post enjoying the […] Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 04:30 • 5 views
Katie   Haegele Katie Haegele's blog:


essential-industry:



Shapin’ up to be another ziney summer!



Just a reminder that this is going to take place in another few weeks. What fun!

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Published on July 06, 2015 11:56 • 4 views
Daniel   Carpenter Daniel Carpenter's blog:

This week, if you want to read my top tips on reading at live lit events, you should head to Alex Davis’ blog here. Alex has a novel coming out shortly, The Last War, which is likely to be a cracking book so he’s come over to my blog to talk about science fiction writing today (or, more accuratel...

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Published on July 06, 2015 08:52 • 6 views
Daniel  O'Brien Daniel O'Brien's blog:


A brief sample showing off the variety of messages I receive on this ridiculous website.

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Published on July 06, 2015 17:45 • 1 view
S. Usher Evans S. Usher Evans's blog:

UPDATED: 10:57PM – I added a bit more to address the “bad blood” before it got out of hand.

More in my series on The Business of Indie Publishing, where I cover topics on advertising, conventions, selling,and much more. Read the first blog in the series, Set an Intention,here.

Recently, I clean...

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Published on July 06, 2015 07:13 • 4 views
Jonathan Green Jonathan Green's blog:
TheALICE'S NIGHTMARE IN WONDERLANDKickstarter is into its third day and we are already a third of the way to achieving funding! Thank you once again to everyone who has backed the project, for pledging your support and (hopefully) telling everyone you know about it, on Facebook, Twitter, and beyo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 03:00 • 1 view
Carly Watters Carly Watters's blog:
Happy Book Birthday to this beauty! FAKING PERFECT by Rebecca Phillips is let loose on the world today. Buy it at Barnes & Noble, Amazon, Chapters/Indigo or wherever you get your books. Join us and enjoy this fun, romantic, … Continue reading Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 26, 2015 10:38 • 4 views
Adam Dreece Adam Dreece's blog:

I can’t remember the last time I posted a review of a book, that’s how rare it is. But there’s one book that my boys love, that I love, and that my wife heard me reading and said “Who wrote that? It’s wonderful.” Well, that would be the book written by my friend Niko Staten, and illustrated by my...

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Published on July 06, 2015 08:19 • 3 views
Raine O'Tierney Raine O'Tierney's blog:
Sitting here with Sion, playing Fallout: New Vegasand updating my website for the first time in an age.@_@

For fans of Under the Table and Into His Heart and/or Sweet Giordan, Please Remember I've put the 1K post-HEA ficlets I wrote for Dreamspinner Press last year on my new free fiction page. I... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 21:17 • 6 views
Philippa Gregory Philippa Gregory's blog:
The Taming of the Queen by Philippa GregoryHere is another early review for The Taming of the Queen, from Library Journal. The book will be published on 13th August in the UK and 25th August in the US.

LIBRARY JOURNAL – JULY 1, 2015
THE TAMING OF THE QUEEN

In her latest historical outing, Gregory (The White Queen) studies the final Tudor wi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 04:15 • 13 views
Patrisha Mar Patrisha Mar's blog:
Se volete leggere i primi capitoli di La mia eccezione sei tu potete farlo andando sul sito della Newton Compton
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Published on July 07, 2015 04:11 • 7 views
Thomas Drago Thomas Drago's blog:
This won't be as tough for me as the other lists because I'm a singles guy. My dad kept our house stocked with 45's when I was a kid, so that stuck with me. Most of my album collection is made up of greatest hits compilations. I get bored with album tracks, especially now that I'm old and have no... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 06:28 • 4 views
Edith Maxwell Edith Maxwell's blog:

Posted by Barbara Ross, working on her big front porch overlooking the harbor in Boothbay Harbor, Maine, on about the most beautiful Monday ever


Hi All–The Wickeds’ friend and mentor Lucy Burdette has guested before. (You can read the prior interviews here and here.) Today, we’re honored to hav...

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Published on July 07, 2015 02:00 • 4 views
F.E. Feeley Jr. F.E. Feeley Jr.'s blog:
Real Housewives of The Gilded Age The other day, our television set was on and I caught myself staring at the idiot box. Anyway, The Real Housewives of (I can’t remember where) was on. And this was the conversation. Setting: some party (of course) Cast: Blonde women with boob jobs and their husba... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 09:34 • 6 views
Elizabeth Atkinson Elizabeth Atkinson's blog:
I have no idea what I was doing a year ago today on my birthday, but I know I’ll never forget this July 6th… because 5 nice guys are here packing up our house.

It takes a lot of living to understand the nuanced differences between so long and goodbye. So long is for now. But goodbye is forever.


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Published on July 06, 2015 07:14 • 6 views
Racheline Maltese Racheline Maltese's blog:

One of the questions Erin and I get a lot is how on earth do we know how to write gay sex? Since we’re women, and all that.


Now, aside from the obvious answer (which isresearch), I just want to address how really deeply screwy this question is, and encourage people to maybe think of more precise w...

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Published on July 06, 2015 10:58 • 6 views
Juliette Cross Juliette Cross's blog:
Today is the day! I finally get to share the cover for my newest project. THE DEEPEST WELL is the first in the AGE OF GRAY series, a spin-off of THE VESSEL TRILOGY. It's a paranormal historical romance beginning in the 1800s and ending in the apocalyptic age when the Great War between angels and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 05:45 • 4 views
Vicki Lesage Vicki Lesage's blog:
Is it hot enough?!? This is only the beginning! I hope everyone's having a great summer so far. On my side of the pond, it's almost time to celebrate Bastille Day, and this year, the Paris Writers’ Connection (yours truly included) has banded together to share brief snippets of what they like abo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 22:00 • 1 view
Sue Copsey Sue Copsey's blog:
Soon after arriving in NZ, I mentioned to one of my new friends something about the supermarket at Milford, a shopping mall next to a beautiful beach with gorgeous views.

What do you go all the way there for? she asked (its about a 15-minute drive).


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Published on July 06, 2015 17:59 • 7 views
Therin Knite Therin Knite's blog:

[Warning: this review contains spoilers. Read at your own discretion. Or skip the “Plot” part.]

jurassic


[Available on Amazon]

Plot

(As if everybody doesn’t already know this one…)


It’s nearing the twenty-first century, and great leaps in bioengineering have resulted in a bajillion companies taking off and...

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Published on July 06, 2015 07:30 • 5 views
Stefan Molyneux Stefan Molyneux's blog:
Stefan Molynuex, is the host of Freedomain Radio (www.freedomainradio.com), the most popular philosophy site on the Internet, and a "Top 10" Finalist in the 2007-2010 Podcast Awards.
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Published on July 06, 2015 17:45 • 6 views
Nurul Syahida Nurul Syahida's blog:
Yeah, I have broke my promise not once, but three days in a row. I will be back. I promise.

Aku berjanji dengan sapa dia tah....


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Published on July 06, 2015 05:32 • 7 views
Nicole L Rivera Nicole L Rivera's blog:
What we do is, how we react, what we say, how we treat others is not really between us and them. It is between us and Him. And He wants to see us grow into people who love even when we are treated with hate.
It doesn't matter how we are treated; all that matters is how we treat others.
The cross e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 31, 2015 12:11 • 5 views
Vanni Santoni Vanni Santoni's blog:

Dopo la folla del Forte Prenestino, Muro di casse torna a Roma con due date. Oggi lunedì 6 luglio alle 20:00 al Quadraro Legge (aka Cento libri in giardino, via Filippo Re); domani martedì 7 luglio (ore19:00) a Pagine e caffè, in via Gallia 37.


Nel frattempo fioccano a pioggia le recensioni, con L...

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Published on July 05, 2015 16:18 • 4 views
Sarah  Elizabeth Sarah Elizabeth's blog:


now that i know that i’m breaking to pieces, i’ll pull out my heart and i’ll feed it to anyone.

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Published on July 06, 2015 14:25 • 5 views
G.C. Neff G.C. Neff's blog:
I'm already almost 60 pages into Write for Your Life: The Home Seminar for Writers. It has some great ideas for getting the mental gears up and running, and some exercises to help it along.

I read the original edition back in the late 1980's, and it's still in my head. So this is a refresher cours... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 03:05 • 7 views
Ritu Lalit Ritu Lalit's blog:

My idea of a good home in the rains is quite olfactory. What I need is the smell of onions caramelizing in a pan or a cake baking in the oven, coffee frangrance from the coffee machine, the crisp smell of detergent and freshly ironed linen wafting through the chinks in the cupboards and the petri...

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Published on July 07, 2015 02:21 • 5 views
Patrick G. Moloney Patrick G. Moloney's blog:
a href="https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1...Every Dead Thing (Charlie Parker, #1)Every Dead Thing by John Connolly

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


For anyone in the goodreads community and beyond who have yet to submerse them selves in the world of John Connolly this is the one to start with. A blistering tour de force in modern writing a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2015 02:54 • 27 views
Bethany-Kris Bethany-Kris's blog:
I am not writing another novel for The Russian Guns series. Shattered was the last Russian Guns novel for me. That family and the world they live in has reached its course. Let me just make that clear right up front. I am, however, donating an 18,000 word novella to Fandom for Rainne.

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Published on July 07, 2015 00:30 • 9 views
Biondy Alfian Biondy Alfian's blog:
Ocean BreezeOcean Breeze by Cepi R. Dini
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Judul: Ocean Breeze
Penulis: Cepi R. Dini
Penerbit: Ice Cube Publisher
Halaman: 254 halaman
Terbitan: Juni 2015

“Jadi nama panjangmu….”

“Ocean Alamanda.”

“Walker.”

Ocean menggeleng. “Hanya Ocean Alamanda.”

“Akan menjadi Walker. Segera.” Brian berjanji.

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Published on July 06, 2015 22:36 • 5 views
Chrys Fey Chrys Fey's blog:

When you get a publishing contract you will find that your editor is your new best friend. You will work closely with your editor to perfect your book and you will go to your editor with concerns and questions. You have to be able to trust your editor, and they have to be able to trust you. This... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 06, 2015 04:00 • 4 views
Gisela Hausmann Gisela Hausmann's blog:
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6) Invite all your friends, who own a grill to participate.

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Published on July 06, 2015 09:03 • 3 views
C.K. Burch C.K. Burch's blog:

www.steampunktendencies.com


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steampunktendencies:





Statue of Liberty Steampunk inspired




Model: Jessica Lee
Wardrobe: Jessica Lee & Mean Little Skulls
Photography/Edit/Accessories/Jewelry/Hair & Makeup: Mean Litt...

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Published on July 06, 2015 11:10 • 1 view
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