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.
Many of you have... Read more of this blog post »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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...Read more of this blog post »
Sample as promised:
A fantasy novella in the World of the Five Gods
Lois McMaster Bujold
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 »
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...Read more of this blog post »
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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Shapin’ up to be another ziney summer!
Just a reminder that this is going to take place in another few weeks. What fun!Read more of this blog post »
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...Read more of this blog post »
A brief sample showing off the variety of messages I receive on this ridiculous website.
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...Read more of this blog post »
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...Read more of this blog post »
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 »
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 »
Posted by Barbara Ross, working on her big front porch overlooking the harbor in Boothbay Harbor, Maine, on about the most beautiful Monday ever
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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.
Thi... Read more of this blog post »
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...Read more of this blog post »
What do you go all the way there for? she asked (its about a 15-minute drive).
[Warning: this review contains spoilers. Read at your own discretion. Or skip the “Plot” part.]
[Available on Amazon]
(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...Read more of this blog post »
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 »
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...Read more of this blog post »
now that i know that i’m breaking to pieces, i’ll pull out my heart and i’ll feed it to anyone.
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 »
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...Read more of this blog post »
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 »
Many readers... Read more of this blog post »
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 menggeleng. “Hanya Ocean Alamanda.”
“Akan menjadi Walker. Segera.” Brian berjanji.
Se... Read more of this blog post »
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 »
1) Be from the US, the UK, or CA
2) Have a twitter account
3) Check out all 8 prizes
4) Answer the two mandatory questions
5) Gain extra entries.
6) Invite all your friends, who own a grill to participate.
7) Make them promise that if they win they'll have to invit... Read more of this blog post »
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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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