Goodreads Authors

Recent My Authors
Recent blog posts from authors.

David  Holdsworth David Holdsworth's blog:
To all who were told life is easy peasy when you follow the Lord, I'm sorry you were lied to. If you have been sold this feel good 'if anything goes wrong you lack faith' waffle I feel for you. Those who say such things seem more like Jobs "friend's" than they probably realise. Jesus promises tha... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 11:48 • 4 views
A.A. Schenna A.A. Schenna's blog:
Imagine the peace symbol. The peace symbol has three pieces in it. One piece is emotion, that’s your body. Another piece has spirit in it, that’s your fuel. Another piece has intellect in it and that’s your steering wheel. You can never overdo the fuel that goes into the body, which is the emotio... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 11:40 • 36 views
Pablo Morán Fernández Pablo Morán Fernández's blog:
La Luna resplandecía en lo más alto del firmamento, radiante y majestuosa, en claro contraste con la lobreguez que rodeaba su silueta. Esa que, aquella noche, amenazaba con abrazarnos a todos nosotros. Diferente, tal vez más cruda. La muchedumbre se iba mezclando en las calles desde que inició el... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 11:32 • 24 views
João  Reis João Reis's blog:
Novo livro em outubro, editado pela Elsinore:

«Em outubro, a Elsinore publicará pela primeira vez um romance português, intitulado "A avó e a neve russa", do escritor João Reis (...)»

Notícia no Porto Canal
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 11:27 • 5 views
Chris Speck Chris Speck's blog:
If you haven't read any books by Octavia Butler, then please check out her Goodreads profile here https://www.goodreads.com/author/show... and her webiste here http://octaviabutler.org/

Born in 1947, Octavia Butler was one of the few black female authors of science fiction...and she was utterly c... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 11:25 • 7 views
Katie McGarry Katie McGarry's blog:
Hi everyone!

One of my dearest friends and favorite authors, Kristen Simmons, has a new book being released on September 20, 2016. To celebrate, I'm giving away an advanced reviewer copy of Metaltown and a signed set of my print books that includes Nowhere But Here, Walk the Edge, Pushing the Lim... Read more of this blog post »
3 likes ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 11:00 • 23 views
L.C. Davis L.C. Davis's blog:
I'm so excited to announce the release of Kingdom of Night: Equilibrium! This is the completion of Remus' story, but the series will continue with Kingdom of Night: Priest, with Hunter's and Arthur's stories. TBD.

Thank you to everyone who has read the series so far. You guys are awesome!

https://... Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 10:18 • 5 views
Chris Enss Chris Enss's blog:
Last Chance to Enter to Win a copy of the book Frontier Teachers: Stories of Heroic Women of the Old West.

Between 1847 and 1858, more than six hundred female teachers traveled across the frontier to provide youngsters with an education, and the numbers grew rapidly in the decades to come. Enduri... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 09:48 • 4 views
E.J. Morelli E.J. Morelli's blog:
After Anna killed the gunner, the driver of the vehicle began to swerve trying to throw her from the bed of the pickup. It did not work; she leaned forward, placing her hand on the roof of the old Datsun. Her fingernails dug into the steel roof like claws as she steadied herself from the man’s at... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 09:19 • 46 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
Love my books? Want to chat with me (ME, not an assistant) about the characters, storylines, and upcoming plots? Join my fan club here on Facebook and take part in the fun. Be forewarned, I also post racy excerpts, share scantily clad hunky hero pics, and generally let loose behind closed doors &... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 09:08 • 1 view
Connie J. Barretta Connie J. Barretta's blog:
Life is a journey. It is yesterday, today, and tomorrow. It is triumphs and hardships, It is dreams and promises. It is joy and sorrow. It needs no destination, only a path...a path that follows your heart. It can be an explosive, soul searching adventure allowing you time to reconnect with your... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 09:07 • 15 views
Ace Varkey Ace Varkey's blog:
Just the other day, my friend, another ailurophile, and I, were going back and forth over the outside cat/inside cat conundrum, or, as she put it, catundrum. Inside cats are supposed to live longer, which, of course, every ailurophile wants. Outside cats face any number of threats, but, on the ot... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 09:34 • 19 views
Rui Carreto Rui Carreto's blog:
Tendo em conta que o segundo volume da saga dos livros e dos seres orgânicos de papel vai entrar em Setembro em fase de pré-edição, ofereço um exemplar autografado do primeiro da saga, Livrolândia - a terra dos livros, a quem responder e me disser o título do segundo livro que publiquei. Melhores... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 08:39 • 11 views
J.S. Scott J.S. Scott's blog:
Fall in love with Micah and Tessa in the
latest installment of #TheSinclairs tale of passion.
#OutNow & #Free on #KindleUnlimited
Amazon US http://amzn.to/1Puwz0D
Amazon CA http://amzn.to/1n8l4DZ
Amazon UK http://amzn.to/1njvNw6
Amazon AU http://bit.ly/1njvWj3

AND great news! you can now #PreOrder
#T... Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 08:32 • 16 views
Suzy  Davies Suzy Davies's blog:
Things are hotting up with my first Children's Book, "Snugs The Snow Bear," Book One of a Children's Series! Just waiting now for the illustrations to be colored ... and soon the magic will appear! Yippee!
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 08:28 • 51 views
Sherwood Smith Sherwood Smith's blog:
Reddit's fantasy group has chosen Inda (still on sale at Amazon for 1.99 today and tomorrow) to commence their first month-long read-through. Read more of this blog post »
6 likes ·   •  2 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 08:25 • 16 views
Amy  Stewart Amy Stewart's blog:
Hi friends!



To celebrate the publication of Lady Cop Makes Trouble, the sequel to Girl Waits with Gun, I have created a one-of-a-kind extra-illustrated edition of GIRL and I'm giving it away on my website through Sept 6.

I hope you'll click through to enter. You can also check out this article I wr... Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 08:22 • 5 views
Laurie Notaro Laurie Notaro's blog:
Hello friends!
Just wanted to let you know that the book giveaway for Crossing the Horizon IN HARDBACK is happening! https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/en...

I included some swag in the giveaway, too, jus so's you know.

Enter now! Win!! I think we're giving a big number away.

xoxoxo, laurie Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 08:09 • 11 views
Nathan  Hill Nathan Hill's blog:
You know, before all this book stuff happened, I thought that "Pub Day" meant going to a bar and having a few pints with friends.

Now, though, that term means something completely different. Now it means that my novel has finally arrived!

I began writing it in 2004.

I finished a first draft in 2013.... Read more of this blog post »
5 likes ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 07:22 • 20 views
Amie Irene Winters Amie Irene Winters's blog:
As I mentioned in my secrets of Strange Luck post, I love learning secrets behind a book, like where an author got a particular idea or wrote their story. It really adds something to the whole experience. I thought long and hard about some interesting tidbits I could share about The Nightmare Bir... Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 07:09 • 11 views
Frank   Ryan Frank Ryan's blog:
I get lots of previews and ratings. One of my most popular books ever was Virus X, which went to no 5, all comers, on amazon.com when first published. There is still a great deal of interest in it, which encouraged me to put up a kindle. This was amply rewarded. So how curious, then, that the fre... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 06:43 • 3 views
Joshua Bader Joshua Bader's blog:
Okay, ok, I know. The next book is really called Two Wizard Roulette. But in this world premiere sneak peek, it might as well be Two Demon Roulette, as the distantly demon blooded assassin Veruca and a very actively chaos demon succubus, Dizzy, square off in a Las Vegas hotel corridor.

“The Hand... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 06:15 • 53 views
Jen Ashburn Jen Ashburn's blog:
I have a broadside to take to readings until The Light on the Wall comes out. I have to say, I like it. Something about the color and the trees.

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 06:13 • 12 views
Julie Arduini Julie Arduini's blog:
Thank you to everyone who entered to win a signed copy of ENTRUSTED and ENTANGLED. We have a winner, and they live in the US.

If you didn't win, and I thank all 790 of you for entering, I am offering BOTH ebooks for FREE on Amazon on September 23/24 and October 7-9. Check the price as often the pr... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 05:41 • 4 views
Phillip Crawford Jr. Phillip Crawford Jr.'s blog:

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is making news for refusing to stand during the national anthem in protest against a rigged system, and he aptly characterizes Hillary Clinton as a hypocritical crook as reported by The Washington Post: "I mean, you have Hillary [Clinton] who's cal...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 05:37 • 12 views
Alex Tully Alex Tully's blog:
I'm currently doing a Book Blitz at YABound Book Tours :
http://yaboundbooktours.blogspot.com/...

I had to pick out a couple of excerpts for Beautiful Chaos. I thought I'd share one :)
Beautiful Chaos by Alex Tully
Brady was already two steps ahead of her, walking toward Kendra’s car. Vivienne suddenly contemplated what she was... Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 05:22 • 15 views
Joseph Max Lewis Joseph Max Lewis's blog:
Friends - Last week I asked what are some hot weather tips for owners of long haired dogs?

In August, my wife and I went to our family camp with our long haired collie “in the mountains.” There is no air conditioning of any kind and the temps went to 88 one day and 87 the other with sickening hum... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 05:16 • 12 views
Lynnette Cochrane Lynnette Cochrane's blog:
The Creature Within Update

It has been a long week and alas I discovered I am human. With that in mind, I have read through and edited my manuscript.

The new edition is uploaded and should be available within 12 to 24 hours. I apologize to my readers and to those who bought or downloaded it, plea...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 03:28 • 13 views
Martha Hall Kelly Martha Hall Kelly's blog:

IMG_7076 There are so many interesting people living on Martha’s Vineyard, I shouldn’t have been surprised to meet Teresa Jaworska, 93, just a stone’s throw from my parent’s house in Vineyard Haven. Teresa survived The Warsaw Uprising, was arrested and spent nine months in Oberlangen Prisoner of War...

Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 04:57 • 13 views
Harmony Verna Harmony Verna's blog:
There was a time when they were one.

Long, long, long ago, the great man and great woman were as one being, standing side by side in equality - strength, power, truth, authenticity, infinite and divine love – a melded heart and shared soul.

But then, over days and over countless years, a gray began... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 04:58 • 47 views
Stacey Lloyd-Briden Stacey Lloyd-Briden's blog:
The first three chapters of 'From the Ashes,' from the 'In The Shadow of a Phoenix,' historic fantasy book series is now available on Wattpad.

Check it out here:
https://www.wattpad.com/story/8293096...

An epic fantasy tale between Light and Dark set in the historic days of King Arthur.

Gallantry... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 30, 2016 04:54 • 14 views
Madeleine Beckett Madeleine Beckett's blog:
I'm sitting at the dealership this morning about to give away a huge chunk of my money for stupid maintenance. And it has the worst internet reception ever. I know I shouldn't even be using their internet because with my luck someone will hack into my computer. But all they'll find is ornery stor... Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 05:59 • 14 views
Anela Deen Anela Deen's blog:

thescribe_ebook1

Title & Author: The Scribe: Irin Chronicles Book One, Elizabeth Hunter

Genre & Publication Date: Paranormal Fantasy, October 15, 2013

Book Description: “Ava Matheson came to Istanbul looking for answers, but others came looking for her. A reckless warrior guards her steps, but will Ma...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 12:02 • 10 views
Denton Loving Denton Loving's blog:

submissions


Graywolf Press


During the month of August, 2016, Graywolf invites poets and translators of poetry—established, emerging, or somewhere in between—to submit their manuscripts to us. This reading period is not a contest, nor a guarantee of publication. Works must be poetry, but we welcome work tha...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 12:57 • 11 views
Emily May Kennedy Emily May Kennedy's blog:

As I study through the book of Hebrews, I find fascinating truths. One of those is the truth of Jesus being our high priest. In order to understand the terminology in the book of Hebrews, you must know a little bit about the Jewish traditions of old. The most important tradition you need to know... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 09:15 • 3 views
Shawna Coronado Shawna Coronado's blog:

Living Wall Herbal Cocktail Garden Planting


Remember last season when I taught you how to plant an Easy Herbal Cocktail Garden Living Wall? Fall is the perfect time to replant herbs in your living walls for a secondary wave of delicious herbal scents, herbal cocktails, and all around herb love. If you live in the Southern states this is e...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 04:20 • 17 views
Maya Van Wagenen Maya Van Wagenen's blog:

You have to dress nice, act nice, and feel nice to be popular, but don’t make it look like you want to be popular. Just fit in and be nice.

 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 13:01 • 16 views
Debi V. Smith Debi V. Smith's blog:
Coming September 9, 2016 –Amazon pre-order Kyra tossed her keys on the table in the entry, dumped her briefcase underneath, and thumbed through the mail. The house was quiet, absent the usual rock music playing and aromas of food cooking in the kitchen. “Ky! I’m home!” she called upstairs. Her tw... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 08:50 • 11 views
Margaret Sorick Margaret Sorick's blog:
Neither in fame, nor fortune, nor men put your trust For as weather and time turn metal to rust The things of this earth Begin to die straight from birth Return ashes to ashes and dust to dust In response to Mind and Life Matters weekly limerick challenge. Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 05:00 • 13 views
Rachel Bels Rachel Bels's blog:

Primer capítulo Bella y Bestia


Primer capítulo Bella y Bestia Os traigo el adelanto del primer capítulo de Bella y Bestia, tercera entrega de la trilogía Tiger Rose, con esto espero que aguantéis un poco más Suscríbete a la web y recibirás primero que nadie los sorteos, promociones y nuevas e...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 13:01 • 17 views
Renee Conoulty Renee Conoulty's blog:
Emma Lovett leaves her philandering husband and crosses the country to begin her teaching career at a high school in Pinewood, Colorado.There, she meets Leslie Parker, a fellow teacher given to quoting Shakespeare to fit all situations, and the two become fast friends.

Arriving at work early one...
Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 17:30 • 11 views
Aditi Bose Aditi Bose's blog:
Book: Dual Lives (I read the ebook version of the book) Author: Gourab Mitra Publisher:Patridge India Genre:‘Young-Adult’ drama but it doesn’t belong to the YA genre In One Line:It is about a man who wants to find his peace and a child who wants love Characterisation:The author might have wanted... Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 20:09 • 10 views
Kevin J. Kennedy Kevin J. Kennedy's blog:





Madame Movara's Tales of Terror (Charity Anthology) will be available on the 20/10/16 however it's available for pre order now. Why wait? Go get your copy ordered.
Synopsis:
If you love the taste of fear, then this collection of short stories will be sure to chill your blood! An eclectic mix of... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 23:57 • 10 views
Ann Little Ann Little's blog:

Can everyone stop bleating about Hillary Clinton’s low scores on trustworthiness. Like, now, or yesterday, or 6 months ago? They. Don’t. Matter.


No one trusts a woman who’s asking for a promotion, because women are supposed to defer and let men take the credit! Women who stick their necks out for...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 12:11 • 3 views
Lian Hearn Lian Hearn's blog:












arelativenewcomer:



Sleeplessly
I watch over
the spring night—
but no amount of guarding
is enough to make it stay.

(Izumi Shikibu, Japanese poet of the mid-Heian period)


A spring night, made of blossom, moonlight, and the whisper of the wind in fresh green leaves is fragile by its very nature; trying...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2016 12:01 • 9 views
More blogs…
Author Program
Ask the Author: Featured Authors
Jacqueline Woodson Interview with Jacqueline Woodson
In the lyrical, '70s-set Another Brooklyn, Jacqueline Woodson, author of Brown Girl Dreaming, explores the power of memory, friendship, and the search for home. ...more

Jay McInerney Interview with Jay McInerney
The Bright Lights, Big City author's love affair with New York continues in Bright, Precious Days, his third book about the glamorous Calloways. ...more

More…