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Uma Mawaery Uma Mawaery's blog:
Where do I begin? I think the title says it all. A simple habit led to the discovery of an author outwardly bashing another author under the reviews/rating column of the new author's book. Makes sense? Oh, for the record, I love reading reviews in between my readings (not really sure if that's a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 21:50 • 3 views
Bruce Kimmel Bruce Kimmel's blog:
Hi, doing a signing for the latest Adriana Hofstetter mystery, Murder at the Hollywood Division, the sixth in the series. Signing is at Mystery and Imagination Books on Saturday May 16 at 2:00. I'll be reading from the book and, as always, there WILL be cake.
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C. Stuart Hardwick C. Stuart Hardwick's blog:
Galaxy's Edge Magazine, Issue 14, is out with stories by Robert A. Heinlein, Larry Niven, Nancy Kress, David Brin, Alan Dean Foster, and oh yeah, ME!

Read it on the website for free, at www.GalaxysEdge.com, but only till the next issue comes out.

This one's a keeper. You might want to subscribe and... Read more of this blog post »
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B.B. Reid B.B. Reid's blog:
Like any disease there are stages and many times a slow progression.

Alzheimer's Disease is not the exception.

Grandma Lane is still very much in the early stages. She is not fully demented therefore her symptoms are mild and unnoticeable to the naked eye.

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Tracy Popolizio Tracy Popolizio's blog:
Well, it's been a few months and the book is continuing to make it's way across the country. Thanks to family it extended into New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Ohio. On to Mississippi thanks to a dear friend, and after this past weekend, the book is now sitting on tables and in school libr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 18:34 • 6 views
Paul F. Davis Paul F. Davis's blog:
Toxic Perfume, Cancerous Cologne, Cosmetics and Household Cleaners

Here is an entrepreneurial idea for you! Figure out a way to make cosmetics without the chemicals (methyl, ethyl and benz - all very toxic and harmful to health, and known hormone disruptors) and fragrances without the same. Do so... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 18:10 • 30 views
Stacy Kestwick Stacy Kestwick's blog:
Check my FB page frequently for some giveaways going on near release!
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Published on May 04, 2015 18:01 • 6 views
P.D. Stewart P.D. Stewart's blog:
I don't have a website, but might in the future. Had the option to get one, but decided against it. I mean, one book and a website is kind of strange if you ask me. When book 2 and the first of the novellas are done there is a good chance I will get one set up. Not sure who would follow it though... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 17:15 • 7 views
Sandi K. Whipple Sandi K. Whipple's blog:
AUTHORS***WARNING*** www.ebooks4free.us ****BEWARE and check for your books here!
I spoke to New York BBB & Consumer Affairs.
The page takes you to three other pages before you can actually get the free book. Then you're required to download from Mindspark in order to get the book. WHAT YOU REA... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 16:48 • 9 views
Stephanie Laurens Stephanie Laurens's blog:
I’ve just seen some lovely pictures of New York City this week – flowers are starting to bloom and it looks like the big chill has finally died off – lucky things! I’m looking forward to some hot days and summer nights in the big city in July, a welcome break from a cold winter here in Australia.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 16:44 • 10 views
Sorcha Grace Sorcha Grace's blog:
Looks yummy!


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Simple roasted baby potatoes with whole garlic cloves are the perfect foil for a zesty lemon and olive oil emulsion. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 07:55 • 6 views
Kindra Sowder Kindra Sowder's blog:
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I am here to tell you this morning that "Hello, My Name is..." A Miss Hyde Novella Volume 1 will be on sale for 99 cents from today till Friday! You read it right....99 cents all week! Here is a little bit of information about the work and where you can get it. Make sure to get your... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 07:59 • 1 view
Java Davis Java Davis's blog:
My latest blogpost about writing my book while planning an extended road trip:
http://theroadtripwriter.com/7-weeks/
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Published on May 04, 2015 16:41 • 50 views
Jerry A. Coyne Jerry A. Coyne's blog:

So shoot me: I like cats and am perked up by feliniana at the end of the day. Reader “redlivingblue” sent a note with pictures of histwo new kittens:



Good morning! I just wanted to share a couple of quick pics of my new kittens. My wife and I named the female Kahleesi (My wife Dana is quite a Gam...

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Published on May 04, 2015 13:30 • 1 view
Cristina Boncea Cristina Boncea's blog:

Jumătatea Rea (Jumătatea Vieţii, #1)Jumătatea Rea by Sally Green


My rating: 3 of 5 stars


Nu credeam că asta mai e posibil dar cartea asta cu siguranță mi-a deschis din nou apetitul pentru cărțile YA/Fantasy, pe care-l credeam pierdut încă din 2012. A fost atât de captivantă încât mor de curiozitate să citesc al doilea volum și să afl...

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Published on May 04, 2015 11:33 • 1 view
Nataša Mulec Nataša Mulec's blog:
Vsaka kultura je čudovita na svoj način. Ne morem reči, da poznam vse kulture sveta, ampak se poglobim v tisti element določene kulture, ki me pritegne. Nekateri od teh elementov so: japonsko/kitajsko spoštovanje družine in skrb za starejše, nemška kakovost, švicarska točnost, slovenska delovna e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 03, 2015 09:11 • 6 views
Jessica Tom Jessica Tom's blog:

Every weekday, Publisher’s Marketplace emails the latest publishing deals in print, digital, audio and foreign sales (over 200 deals/week). Here are some of my favs -- not necessarily the biggest names or the buzziest deal… but the ones that piqued my interest for one reason or another.




















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Published on May 04, 2015 08:11 • 4 views
Swathi Shenoy Swathi Shenoy's blog:
When I did the theme reveal for this year's A to Z blogging challenge, I was sure of one thing - I wanted to write a serial story. I had always wanted to write a full length novel but when I decided to write a novella, Isuddenlywasn't sure if I could churn out a novella of 26 chapters amidst m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 08:03 • 4 views
John Kovalic John Kovalic's blog:

Super Plastics Happy Fun Hour

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Published on May 03, 2015 22:01 • 6 views
Jaideep Khanduja Jaideep Khanduja's blog:

I am very much concerned about the green cause. If I don’t care about it, I would not be able to inculcate the same in my professional teams and family. When you decide to contribute to the green cause in your own way, you have to think about doing it in simple and small way in an innovative mann...

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Published on May 03, 2015 09:37 • 1 view
Karen Cecil Smith Karen Cecil Smith's blog:
I am giving away two autographed copies of my biography "Orlean Puckett: The Life of a Mountain Midwife" and my children's picture book "An Old Salem Christmas, 1840." Contest ends on June 3.
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Published on May 04, 2015 16:22 • 6 views
Donna S. Frelick Donna S. Frelick's blog:
Serializing novels is a recent trend in publishing for independent or co-published works that has advantages for both readers and authors. But it isn't all sunshine and roses.

When my agent and I first talked about releasing my full length novel, she hit me with this dynamic idea. Instead of relea... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 03:00 • 5 views
Karl Agan Karl Agan's blog:

Aku bukanlah orang yang mudah untuk menulis sebuah refleksi setelah membaca buku-buku. Untuk orang yang terlalu cerewet dalam membaca, paling kurang ada dua sebab kenapa dia tidak mahu menulis sebarang ulasan selepas menghabiskan buku yang dibacanya - sama ada buku itu tidak mendatangkan minat k... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 06:15 • 5 views
Claire  Stevens Claire Stevens's blog:
Picture I received a copy of A Court of Thorns and Roses in exchange for an honest review. Many thanks to Bloomsbury Publishing and Netgalley.

Feyre’s family are slowly starving to death. After they lose their fortune, Feyre leaves their hovel every day armed with her hunting knife, her bow and a quiver... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 12:51 • 7 views
Eoghann Irving Eoghann Irving's blog:
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There’s no mistaking what Lock In is, it’s a police procedural. It’s got a couple of twists to the formula but at its core it is unapologetically the sort of detective story that CBS would happily put in their lineup. Procedurals tend get looked down on because they rely so heavily on a certain p...

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Published on May 04, 2015 14:27 • 6 views
Elke Aybar Elke Aybar's blog:


Abendessen in #AllysWonderland

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Published on May 04, 2015 10:13 • 4 views
Jen Winters Jen Winters's blog:
My brain is in overdrive right now. I might have bitten off more than I can chew… This month is turning into one of those super wonderful and exceptionally busy months. Next month is going to be the same! I’m both excited and nervous. May 13-15 I am hosting a dinner party event on Facebook […] Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 08:53 • 8 views
Olivia Devon Olivia Devon's blog:









A new book in a new series...coming soon!

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Published on May 04, 2015 13:57 • 3 views
Zen Cho Zen Cho's blog:

SpiritsAbroad-final-faceonlyEvery year Popular, jointly with The Star, picks out its 10 bestselling titles for fiction and nonfiction respectively and lets readers vote for their three favourites for the Readers’ Choice Awards. This year Spirits Abroad is on the list!

You can read The Star‘s coverage of the English-language...

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Published on May 04, 2015 02:00 • 3 views
Toni Ann Johnson Toni Ann Johnson's blog:
Lots has happened since the last post.

I did not win the NAACP Image Award, but it was amazing to be nominated and to be in such fabulous company. Roxane Gay, whom I admire immensely, was there. (She didn't win either.) I sat at a table with Gregory Pardlo who just won the Pulitzer. So impressive!... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 15:59 • 3 views
Twyla Turner Twyla Turner's blog:
So I felt the need to write this post based off of criticism myself and other authors have received. I am a black femaleand believe that my race of women are hands down, some of the most beautiful women in the world. But when it comes to describing characters, it is very difficult to articulate... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 11:36 • 5 views
Christa Tomlinson Christa Tomlinson's blog:
I survived another May 1st. What's the big deal with May 1st? Nothing, for most people. For me, it's the anniversary of my boyfriend's death. Tom passed away from skin cancer on May 1, 2009. Unfortunately, I remember that morning very vividly. Tom had spent the previous night at MD Anderson for t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 07:31 • 10 views
Jonathan Heatt Jonathan Heatt's blog:
It was a hazy Saturday afternoon. Gray methane clouds threatened to sprinkle acid rain on the strip. Perfect May weather to explore the nadir of western civilization during one of its hyped-up pre-fabricated holidays. C’mon, everybody, gather around, it’s time to celebrate an illiterate woman abu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 15:54 • 30 views
Lynette Noni Lynette Noni's blog:

I just saw this on TheLiterarySite.com and love it so much that I simplyhaveto share it:


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So, what kind of reader are you? I’m a cross between a monogamist and an introvert—I stick to one book at a time and I identify with (aka: obsess over) the characters. I also love re-reading my favourites....

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Published on May 04, 2015 07:27 • 3 views
Taylor R. Marshall Taylor R. Marshall's blog:

We often forget that Old Testament priests were not primarily pastors or preachers. They were chiefly animal butchers.


Previously, we’ve looked at the Old Testament concept of “laying on of hands” as it relates to Catholic ordination. The laying of hands is act of re-creating or re-constituting hi...

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Published on May 04, 2015 08:01 • 5 views
Oleander Plume Oleander Plume's blog:

The Stall By Oleander Plume My boss is yammering on and on about the latest earnings report like I give two fucks. The conference room is stuffy and crowded with coworkers who are as fidgety as I am. Then,…

The post The Stall appeared first on Oleander Plume.

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Published on May 04, 2015 08:16 • 5 views
J.M.   Davis J.M. Davis's blog:
I'm doing my first ever, Author Take-Over at Sassy Divas Book Blog, this Thursday, May 7th at 8:00 - 9:00 est. Stop by and share in the shenanigans!

https://www.facebook.com/SassyDivasBo...

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Published on May 04, 2015 15:39 • 6 views
Gail Chehab Gail Chehab's blog:
I'm very excited to share with you my Book Trailer for THE TUNNEL (MediaAria June 2015)

https://youtu.be/QwmbfMwpMrI

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Published on May 04, 2015 15:13 • 7 views
Victoria Paige Victoria Paige's blog:
I've recently been drawn to the world of Callie Hart and Lilli St. Germain. Lilli St. Germain's Gypsy Brothers was a crazy, compelling read. I would say it's a revenge story more than romance, but it sure pulled me out of a reading slump. And then there's Cartel ... looking forward to Dornan Ross... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 14:54 • 11 views
Paula   Rose Paula Rose's blog:
Publisher: Harvest House Publishers | Published: March 1, 2015 | Format: eBook (224 pages) | ASIN: B00TG0KAAU | Origin: NetGalley


Nowhere to Hide by Sigmund Brouwer


Thoughts:
In Nowhere to Hide, Sigmund Brouwer pens a young-adult thriller that is hard to put down!

From the moment that William Lyon Mackenzie King senses something was... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 14:36 • 5 views
Mark  Lawrence Mark Lawrence's blog:
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I'm giving away a signed hardcover at random to one of my Goodreads friends or followers, to one of my twitter followers, to one of my Facebook friends or followers, and to one of my blog followers.

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Published on May 04, 2015 14:20 • 77 views
شیوا فرهمندراد شیوا فرهمندراد's blog:
پرواز تا بریزبن دو ساعت طول میکشد، اما بریزبن و ملبورن یک ساعت اختلاف زمان دارند و ساعتهایمان را باید عقب بکشیم. یک اتوبوس بزرگ ما و مسافران دیگری را سوار میکند و در شاهراه M1 به سوی شمال میراند.

اینجا از خشکی اعماق استرالیا اثری نیست. باران میبارد، و دو طرف جاده سرسبز و زیباست. شنیدهام که بریزبن... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 03, 2015 07:35 • 5 views
Ed Scarpo Ed Scarpo's blog:
Michael DiLeonardo, far left.


TWO-PART TREVOR McDONALD ITV SHOW INCLUDED
We finished part one (yes, we whacked it in half because the story is long and we don't want to cut a single thing) and are having it edited letting it cool off before a final edit.
Some of you hate these previews, and have cl... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 01:23 • 5 views
Marci Diehl Marci Diehl's blog:

Marci & Graham hugsNo matter how old you become, your mother loves you and sees the little child she raised. It’s so hard to let go. Much of What You Don’t Know Now explores that relationship.


This is me, hugging my son (the second youngest of four). It looks like he’s sitting on my lap — he’s not. He’s a grown man...

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Published on May 04, 2015 12:35 • 6 views
Billy Roper Billy Roper's blog:
The Baltimore race riots, and similar violent protests going on in cities around the country. The rise of ISIS. Nationalist political parties gaining popularity in Europe. A widening cultural divide between different ethnic, religious, and racial groups. All of these events were predicted over si... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 04, 2015 13:54 • 23 views
Kristy McCaffrey Kristy McCaffrey's blog:
I'm so pleased to announce that Book Four in my Wings of the West series, The Blackbird, is now available in digital formats!!

Historical Western Romance
Rating: Steamy

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***The links for Nook, iTunes and Kobo should be live in a few days.

Arizona Territory 1877

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Published on May 04, 2015 14:26 • 5 views
A.C. Melody A.C. Melody's blog:

Ever realize how the eyes are not only the first thing you notice in person, but the most frequently repeated feature in literature, especially of the Romance/Erotica variety? I’m so guilty of doing that. I can’t help it. Not only do I have a light eye fetish, but aside from facial expressions an...

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