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Desiree Banks Desiree Banks's blog:
How far would you go to get props for your book cover? In my case I really, really wanted a cop car. I got one, and only because I had a few things going for me.

First, I am not shy. When I was planning my book cover, I thought of the deputy sheriff I saw drive past my house every day on his way h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 20:26 • 2 views
Barbara Svetlick Barbara Svetlick's blog:
John Ellery's Daughters is free to down load July 25th and 26th
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Published on July 25, 2014 20:07 • 3 views
Chris Birdy Chris Birdy's blog:
This is an incredible story of Cleo, a twelve year old girl, who sets out on her own after she is abandoned by her mother. Living on the streets, Cleo experiences some incredible things and barely escapes by the skin of her teeth. Eventually, she hooks up with Einstein and others forming a small... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 20:04 • 2 views
Michael McGrinder Michael McGrinder's blog:
My giveaway for 3 signed copies of Poet's Model awaits finalization by GR, wich I am told may take two business days. Today is Friday, alas, but it will be up early in the week, Please be sure to enter.
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Published on July 25, 2014 19:50 • 3 views
James Vavasour James Vavasour's blog:
Hey Guys, I've opened up my "Ask the Author Settings" so feel free to ask questions!
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Published on July 25, 2014 19:46 • 4 views
Mark              Phillips Mark Phillips's blog:
It is difficult to continue with something when you think you're heading in the wrong direction. It's more than self-doubt, it's the absolute assurance that what you're doing is not going to be good.

That's what I'm going through right now.

I have begun the first book of a fantasy series (I'm proje... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 19:39 • 26 views
Chelle Bliss Chelle Bliss's blog:
Just in case you care Never miss out on another Chelle Bliss release again... Text the world ALPHA to 727-493-5129 and join the text group. US Only.
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Published on July 25, 2014 18:48 • 5 views
Ron Lizzi Ron Lizzi's blog:
See my latest articles at http://www.GoOutsideBook.com/articles.

See ratings of national parks from Consumer Reports, plus my ratings of other parks, in an interactive map with photos at http://www.GoOutsideBook.com/parkratings. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 18:31 • 9 views
Lois McMaster Bujold Lois McMaster Bujold's blog:
This 4-part series is back on pbs.org --

http://video.pbs.org/video/2364992087/

Gorgeously done. Highly recommended. Free streaming, if you are in the right area. Episode 1 is especially interesting because it gets back before the periods usually concentrated upon in such pop sci stuff.

Which led me... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 18:27 • 42 views
Christopher J. Thomasson Christopher J. Thomasson's blog:
I wrote this micropoem today and thought I'd share...I hope you enjoy it.

YOUR VOICE

Sing for me;
lift your voice-
stroke the air
with harmony;
kiss the night
with song
and calm my
ever-present fears.
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Published on July 25, 2014 18:24 • 9 views
Cindy Bauer Cindy Bauer's blog:
Our Competitor’s Promotion Fees (Cold Coffee Press):

Premium Promotional Service $195.95 Annual renewal $75.00 (with promotion)

Basic Promotional Service $120.95 Annual renewal $25.00 (with no promotion)

Budget Promotional Service $59.95 Annual renewal $25.00 (with no promotion)

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Published on July 25, 2014 16:51 • 19 views
Tinnean Tinnean's blog:
That would be me. :-D I just learned that as of a few minutes ago, The Very Best Christmas Ever (So Far) had 741 page loads!

And tomorrow the second part goes up!
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Published on July 25, 2014 16:33 • 13 views
Tony Yang Tony Yang's blog:
One day, I got an interesting call from my wife about our second daughter, Kate. Before I continue, I should share with you that Kate is the most emotional of our three girls. When she’s happy, I find her smile and laugh irresistible. Her joy is downright contagious. It’s hard not to be happy whe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 16:33 • 8 views
Alastair T. Ferrie Alastair T. Ferrie's blog:
Gen 1:1.

1 In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.

In these 10 simple words in the English language, the Bible begins. And this short simple statement contains the only inspired statement which explains where this universe sprang from and no theory of man has ever successfully arri... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 16:27 • 15 views
Travis Hall Travis Hall's blog:
Just posted the completed promotion video for the second installment of the Sonora Series. Check it out!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CcSDy...
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Published on July 25, 2014 16:05 • 38 views
T.J. Klune T.J. Klune's blog:
My next book, John & Jackie has been released! Should be up on Amazon later today.

Words of warning: you will have total Wookie cry face while reading this book. I regret nothing.


At DSP:

http://www.dreamspinnerpress.com/stor...

On GR:

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Published on July 25, 2014 15:14 • 56 views
Brian D. Anderson Brian D. Anderson's blog:
The Godling Chronicles

Book Six

(The Reborn King)



By: Brian D. Anderson
Original Concept: Jonathan Anderson

Prologue

The shadows danced along the stark walls of the dilapidated shack as the candle flickered and dimmed, stubbornly resisting the draft seeping in through the cracks in the wood that threat... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 15:05 • 1 view
John Prindle John Prindle's blog:
Whew! Who knew... writing and editing your book is the easy part. Promoting it is where you really have to roll up your sleeves.

The fact that we live in the digital world is great on many levels. Now anyone can publish a book. ANYONE. Democracy is good, right?

Yes, and no.

The darkside is that ANYO... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 14:43 • 27 views
Diogo Simões Diogo Simões's blog:
O Bater do Coração by Diogo Simões
Querem ganhar um exemplar d´O Bater do Coração?
Para isso basta dar um bocadinho de asas à imaginação.

Tendo em conta o texto da contra-capa do livro, o que acham que a protagonista, Laura, ouviu do misterioso rapaz? Pareceu deixá-la complementa incrédula com a eventual "revelação".

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Published on July 25, 2014 14:31 • 29 views
Georgia Le Carre Georgia Le Carre's blog:
Woohoo! It's FRIDAY and I have exciting news to share!!!
The book cover for Love's Sacrifice is here!!
PLEASE help me get the message out and SHARE this post with anyone you can.

Cover images can be viewed below on my Facebook link.

Thanks for your help in letting others know. Have a brilliant sunsh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 14:13 • 9 views
Ian   Andrew Ian Andrew's blog:


Write


Just a quick update to say that my short story page has had a few additions. If you feel like a small diversion or two, just click here.


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Published on July 25, 2014 08:44 • 5 views
Jacquie New Jacquie New's blog:
So why do I write and illustrate for children?

Without a shadow of a doubt it's because of the experiences I had as a child. Who can forget that magical moment when you open a book for the first time and become totally immersed in a new and exciting world; to open the pages and literally fall in?
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Published on July 24, 2014 11:23 • 5 views
Lauren Monroe Lauren Monroe's blog:
What do you remember from
Letting Go: The Maryland Shores?

See if you can get all the questions correct on this quiz, and if you can, email me through Goodreads to let me know your answers:Letting Go


1) What took Maren’s husband from her creating her anxiety?

a) terrorist attacks
b) car accident
c) il... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 14:03 • 16 views
Claudine Carmel Claudine Carmel's blog:

We’re currently holding abook giveaway on goodreads, the winner will recieve a copy of the paperback book signed by myself and Bret.

Ends sunday July 27th!





cover


Good Luck!

C.C.

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Published on July 25, 2014 10:42 • 9 views
Krista Lester Krista Lester's blog:

I’m afraid today’s moment of bunniness is another sad one because Comet has recently hopped across the bridge. However difficult losing a bunny may be, it is precisely these difficult moments that challenge us to find our inner strength so we may in time learn to appreciate and accept the transit...

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Published on July 25, 2014 04:07 • 7 views
Heather Webber Heather Webber's blog:
Wow
I bought a "personal watermelon" last weekend at Kroger. Have you seen them? They're mini watermelons--about the size of a cantaloupe. They're adorable. And absolutely gorgeous when you cut into them. Take a look.

Photo credit: BooksbyHeather
Almost too pretty to eat.

Almost.

Nom, nom. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 03:39 • 11 views
Judith Starkston Judith Starkston's blog:
Early on Briseis faces several crises and takes on some adult-sounding responsibilities, although she is only fifteen at the time. Did you find her character believable or likeable? Did you find parallels to contemporary teenage life? What do the varied … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 13:41 • 7 views
Jacqueline Patricks Jacqueline Patricks's blog:
Excerpt from Fairtytale Apocalypse, will be published Aug 2014!!! Less than a month!

As if she’ll listen to me. Cautiously, Kagan approached her from behind, grateful that his facial markings had faded shortly after he’d sworn his vow to her. “Tessa.”
She jumped, face agog with shock as if she d... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 13:54 • 46 views
Pauline M. Ross Pauline M. Ross's blog:

Writing a book is no different from any other craft: it takes practice. Nobody is able to paint or to make model aeroplanes or to write phone apps or drive a car straight out of the box. Well, growing potatoes, maybe; stick them in the ground, then dig them up three months later and enjoy delicio...

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Published on July 25, 2014 09:49 • 9 views
Kirsten Fichter Kirsten Fichter's blog:

My friend Kendra of Knitted By God's Plan is celebrating her five years as a blogger and three years as an author (a fact which you all should know already, but I was being kind to remind you)! She's hosting giveaways and contests and all other sorts of fun stuff. I highly suggest you stop by he... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 07:40 • 7 views
Abigail Barnette Abigail Barnette's blog:

Hey, are you in the southern United States? Are you not in the southern United States and want to travel there for a rad conference? This is going to interest your pants off.


Authors After Dark is a romance novel convention where the focus is the reader. The ratio of authors to readers is incredib...

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Published on July 25, 2014 13:19 • 6 views
Abbot George Burke Abbot George Burke's blog:

yogi-silhouette in samadhiSutra20of Book One of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali


20. [In the case] of others [upaya-pratyaya yogis] it is preceded by faith [shraddha], energy [virya], memory [smriti] and high intelligence [samadhi-prajña] necessary for Samadhi.


Upaya-pratyaya yogis are those that have followed the traditional...

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Published on July 25, 2014 13:06 • 7 views
Abbey von Gohren Abbey von Gohren's blog:
When it begins, summertime is always a long stretch of haze with perhaps a few peaks barely discernible in the distance, but otherwise undefined. It is the catch-all of the year, where I toss all of the catch-ups, check-offs, check-ins, send-offs. I estimate to read a lifetime of books, write inn... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 24, 2014 21:58 • 8 views
Tania Paxia Tania Paxia's blog:
Titolo: Il Dio Sordo - Mia immortale amata
Autore: Antonio Scotto di Carlo
Editore: Autopubblicato
Genere: Narrativa (classica)
Numero pagine: 782
Data pubblicazione: 22 febbraio 2012
Prezzo: € 5,52 (ebook)

Trama Il dio sordo – Mia immortale amata. La Musica è il destriero cavalcato dall'Anima per viag... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 09:28 • 6 views
Michał R. Wiśniewski Michał R. Wiśniewski's blog:

Kiedy zaczyna literatura?


Czy jak siadasz do klawiatury i stukasz, stukasz, stukasz, aż jest wystukane?


A może kiedy wpadasz na pomysł i ten pomysł tak rośnie, rośnie, i nosisz go w głowie?


A może kiedy do tego pomysłu zaczynają przyklejać słowa i zdania, i nagle eksplodują w gotowe akapity?


A może j...

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Published on July 25, 2014 02:09 • 6 views
Trisha Leaver Trisha Leaver's blog:

Woke up to a Fed-ex package on my front step. First Pass Pages for CREED are here!


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Published on July 25, 2014 08:27 • 7 views
Norma Gail Norma Gail's blog:

“My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” 2 Corinthians 12:9



What will it be like


When in Your presence I stand,


When I reach out for You


And touch Your hand?


What will it be like


When Your face I see,


When I feel Your presence


Surrounding me?


I long for the day


When all p...

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Published on July 21, 2014 00:00 • 8 views
Devi Mara Devi Mara's blog:
Darkness Blooming (The Dems Trilogy #2) is being released on August 11th (only 2 more weeks!), so here's a bit of the rough draft.
“Rissa D’ar.”
She raised her head from the book in her lap.
“He’s ready for you.”
Rissa nodded and slipped the half-finished book into her bag. The other applicants watch... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 24, 2014 19:53 • 8 views
Alexis Bass Alexis Bass's blog:

Let’s see, how do I go about this without rambling in a waythat rivals Victor Ward’s monologue in TheRules of Attraction. Nope, there’s no avoiding it.


I took a trip to New York in the winter. It was going to be cold and busy and I was going to see and do everything there was to see and do.


I was v...

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Published on July 22, 2014 19:30 • 6 views
Mishka Jenkins Mishka Jenkins's blog:

Lately I have been struggling to read as much as I want. I think it’s because I fell out of the habit a while back and now it’s difficult trying to get back into it. Getting into that regular routine is much harder than it should be.


Recently, Callum posted about his approach of reading little and...

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Published on July 25, 2014 04:56 • 6 views
Daniel Wallock Daniel Wallock's blog:

Where do I want to be in five years as an author and in life? A blog postto readers, writers, and special mention to David Shields. David Shield‘How Literature Saved My Life’ is amazing– thanks for writing a great book! I have found that many of the people I most admire in my life have…


The post W...

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Published on July 24, 2014 15:21 • 25 views
Carrie Hope Fletcher Carrie Hope Fletcher's blog:

I’ve always thought of myself as quite an open person. I used to be quite secretive as a teenager and I liked my space but, what teenager doesn’t go through a phase like that, I suppose? I’ve grown up a lot since then and realised “a problem shared is a problem halved” and whilst I was very much...

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Published on July 24, 2014 17:21 • 6 views
Rebecca  Lynn Rebecca Lynn's blog:
Our books are starting to appear in more places and we are excited! Check out Pretty-Hot.com to see our latest location.

Have you seen our books anywhere else?
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Published on July 24, 2014 17:43 • 6 views
Candace Lafleur Candace Lafleur's blog:
I have a confession to make, and it may surprise you.
*clears throat*
I… am a dirty immigrant.

Yes, yes I am. My husband is an immigrant. My children are dirty immigrants and even my sister is an immigrant in yet anothercountry.
“Oh. But we don’t mean you when we talk about how much we hate immigra... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 25, 2014 06:15 • 1 view
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