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Leonard Makin Leonard Makin's blog:
Balthazar (The Alexandria Quartet, #2)Balthazar by Lawrence Durrell

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Finished this second novel of the Alexandria Quartet - which Durrell described as a study of
modern love. There isn't a hint of conventional romance - with mutual polygamy, homoeroticism,
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Published on March 02, 2015 07:07 • 11 views
Chris Dietzel Chris Dietzel's blog:
A couple months ago I launched my monthly newsletter. I promised updates on current and future projects, some inside information on previous books, and, most importantly, some really neat free stuff. So far, the people who have subscribed to my newsletter have gotten free copies of my latest book... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 02, 2015 07:05 • 1 view
Ayu Welirang Ayu Welirang's blog:
Saya sedang menulis thriller. Ya, THRILLER. Seperti novel 7 Divisi yang sedikit thrilling dan berbau petualangan, novel satu ini pun bernuansa thriller-suspense. Meski begitu, novel yang sedang saya garap ini tidak begitu kental akan petualangan. Dunia yang kini saya bangun, mengacu pada salah s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 02, 2015 06:44 • 1 view
Phillip K. Frye Phillip K. Frye's blog:
This recipe was adapted from The White House Cook Book by Mrs. F. L. Gillette and Hugo Zieman, originally published in 1887. Save the extra curry power for another dish.

Mullagatawny Soup

Ingredients:


Homemade Curry Powder

¼ teaspoon cumin
¼ teaspoon cardamom
1 tablespoon turmeric
1 tablespoon dry musta... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 02, 2015 06:49 • 15 views
Dani DiPirro Dani DiPirro's blog:



[Hey there! Want to win a personalized, signed, advanced copy of my bookThe Positively Present Guide to Life? Scroll to the end of this post to enter to win!]



While scrolling BuzzFeed the other day, I came across this article:The Self-Awareness at This Year's Oscars Is Not a Substitute for Chan...

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Published on March 02, 2015 05:23 • 6 views
Amanda  Roberts Amanda Roberts's blog:
I have spent most of my working life in an industry where the relationship with colleagues is one of the single most important factors when choosing suppliers and making significant business development decisions. ‘People do business with people’ has been quoted so many times and I believe it is... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 02, 2015 06:37 • 19 views
Rachel  Morgan Rachel Morgan's blog:
Update: Follow the #TGIFiBooks tag EVERY Friday on Twitter!

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Today we’re partying it up with #TGIFiBooks on Twitter, the first of what will hopefully be many more Twitter parties! What’s the point of this party? Why, to give away free ebooks to iBooks readers, of course!



Here’s how to join in the...

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Published on December 19, 2014 09:22 • 1 view
Andra Watkins Andra Watkins's blog:

Information moves at light speed on the Information Super Highway. I spend much of my online time feeling like I'm bolting through an Interstellar wormhole..........


The post Shake It Up…Changing My Posting Schedule appeared first on Andra Watkins.

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Published on March 02, 2015 01:00 • 4 views
Daniel Clausen Daniel Clausen's blog:
Reading a book on happiness is a great way to remind yourself how to be happy.

The book doesn't offer any advice that is beyond the realm of common sense: spend time socializing with others, get good sleep, find a job you love, and live in a place that is fantastic.

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Published on March 02, 2015 06:24 • 4 views
D.  Kelly D. Kelly's blog:

Hi Everyone!

Just a few quick updates. Loving Kate is with the editor and on schedule for it's March 23rd release day!

You can read the synopsis here: LOVING KATE

And you can add it to your TBR's here: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23985129-loving-kate

If you've left an HONEST review on any of...

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Published on February 28, 2015 09:24 • 1 view
Graeme Shimmin Graeme Shimmin's blog:

From an original article Iron Sky: Movie Review, posted at Graeme Shimmin, spy thriller and alternate history writer


Iron Sky is a 2012 alternate history black comedy about a world where the Nazis fled to the moon in 1945. In 2018 they invade Earth. It was directed byTimo Vuorensola.


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Published on March 01, 2015 08:46 • 4 views
Laura Greenwood Laura Greenwood's blog:
Hello lovely COYER readers :-) I can't believe that March, and my mini-challenge have come around so fast, kind of scary actually!

As you may know, I have a book coming out this month (and I can't believe it's this month to be honest!) and my narrator is a fairytale character..ish, so I thought I'... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 02, 2015 00:30 • 1 view
Mario Pacchiarotti Mario Pacchiarotti's blog:

Quando si comincia a provare nostalgia per il passato è segno che si sta invecchiando.

Frase molto vera. È quindi con gratitudine che ho accolto la nascita di questa iniziativa letteraria, perché così posso fare a meno di provare rimpianto per i vecchi tempi in cui le fanzine erano molto diffuse... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 02, 2015 05:40 • 2 views
Janet Benlien Reeves Janet Benlien Reeves's blog:

I have a confession to make. I’m really struggling with the memory thing this year. Of the four verses I’ve chosen this far, I’ve only fully committed one to memory. I sincerely want to memorize these verses, but my brain keeps getting distracted by other things.


To fix this, I’m going to spend th...

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Published on March 02, 2015 05:06 • 4 views
Mati Raine Mati Raine's blog:
Hi guys!

Sorry things got so quiet this last month. My plans for conquering the review request mountain have been a bit delayed by, well, life. Had some personal stuff really distract me, but I'm doing my best to get back into the swing of things. I appreciate everyone's understanding. I have one... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 01, 2015 10:58 • 20 views
Marc Aplin Marc Aplin's blog:
Nature is often depicted as being brutal, where only the strongest survive, and fantasy novels often follow this idea. But, predator versus prey is not the only way animals interact with one another in the real world. While different species living in the same area often compete with one another... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 01, 2015 23:00 • 4 views
Stephanie Faris Stephanie Faris's blog:
Although it took me a while to figure it out, this is one of the best things about Facebook:



You post something, someone comments. You can reply to that comment or you can Like it. A Like says, "I saw what you said and thank you for commenting." You don't have to say anything else.



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Published on March 02, 2015 03:00 • 4 views
Emma Haughton Emma Haughton's blog:

Big day yesterday, travelling from Lyme Regis to Birmingham to take part in the UKYA Extravaganza in Waterstones. It was amazing to finally meet some of the lovely authors and bloggers I’ve got to know on Facebook and Twitter, and connect with readers face-to-face. Organised by the wonderful Emma...

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Published on March 01, 2015 10:53 • 1 view
Kirsty Stonell Walker Kirsty Stonell Walker's blog:


It’s no secret that one of my favourite books is Robert Stephen Parry’s The Arrow Chest. It was the first of his books I read and although I really enjoyed Virgin and the Crab and Wildish, the nineteenth century setting of The Arrow Chest won me over for obvious reasons. Imagine then how thrilled... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 01, 2015 22:29 • 4 views
Jack Phoenix Jack Phoenix's blog:


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أحمد العلي أحمد العلي's blog:
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Published on March 01, 2015 22:11 • 4 views
Joshua David Bellin Joshua David Bellin's blog:
YA Guy's currently reading the bestseller by Anthony Doerr, All The Light We Cannot See. It tells the interweaving tales of two young people, one a blind French girl living through the Nazi occupation of her homeland, the other an orphaned German boy who's both an electronics genius and a recruit... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 01, 2015 15:52 • 4 views
Bethany-Kris Bethany-Kris's blog:
Demyan and Ana have lived in privilege and protection as the children of Anton and Viviana Avdonin. With a Russian mob boss for a father and a mafia queen for a mother, they’ve got big shoes to fill. Love and life are messy games to play, especially when you’re new at it.

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Published on March 02, 2015 00:30 • 4 views
Chrys Fey Chrys Fey's blog:
Many aspiring writers believe they will publish their very first book and become a mega rich best-seller. “J.K. Rowling and Stephenie Meyer did it,” they say. “And so can I!” But this is an unrealistic expectation. Their success is a one in a billion occurrence. (I don’t know the exact statistic.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 02, 2015 03:00 • 5 views
Dionna Ford Dionna Ford's blog:

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I weaned my daughter off of breastmilk while we were on holiday. Months prior she had been showing less and less interest in her feedings, which made it clear that she was weaning herself off slowly. I made a decision to start on Tuesday the 4th of November. I knew she would be constantly distra...

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Published on March 02, 2015 05:00 • 5 views
Becca Andre Becca Andre's blog:

OutlineNotebookFF3This one is for the writers in the audience, or anyone wondering how I go about crafting my stories. (Note the word crafting—it makes it sound like I know what I’m doing. Ah, the power of language.) To be honest, this post is more of an update on my ongoing quest to streamline my process.


Back in...

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Published on March 01, 2015 06:54 • 1 view
E.A.G. E.A.G.'s blog:
I would love to say I am able to do it all. I a made a pre-order for the Jack Benson Chronicles months ago, but life got in the way. I would love to say that writing is my number one priority,but it isn't. I don't make any many off of it and I don't purely for the enjoyment. yes i would love to m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 02, 2015 05:09 • 5 views
Kristy Cambron Kristy Cambron's blog:
Are you jet-setting for Spring Break? If you’ll be flying someplace sunny in the month of March (go you!), you might pass by anairport bookstore on the way to your flight. And if you do… I’m excited to share that … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 02, 2015 04:10 • 5 views
Adrienne  Woods Adrienne Woods's blog:
Hi all my dragon lovers,

Today started off so crappy but it all turned into the best days ever.

I got some feedback on a secret Dragonian series project, so I'm extremely excited to move forward with that and hopefully soon I can share this secret with all of you with some amazing news.

Then Thunder... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 02, 2015 05:02 • 10 views
Michael P. Naughton Michael P. Naughton's blog:

As the world mourns the loss of Leonard Nimoy, famously known as Dr. Spock, I decided to boldly go where few other fans have gone In Search of… Leonard Nimoy the Poet.


I was a big fan of the 70’s series In Search of… this was mainly due to Nimoy’s enigmatic narration of the television series. The...

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Published on March 01, 2015 20:38 • 1 view
A.K. Butler A.K. Butler's blog:
Prompt: Make me cry in six words.

From r/writingprompts

It’s their smallest casket. She fits.

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Published on March 01, 2015 18:00 • 1 view
Iain Thomas Iain Thomas's blog:
The winners of signed limited-edition copies of I Wrote This For You And Only You are...

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Published on March 01, 2015 23:31 • 5 views
Elle Rush Elle Rush's blog:


It is the first day of a new month, and the first day of a new week (unless you have one of those whacko calendars where the week starts on a Monday – those things are just wrong) and it is the perfect time to set some spring goals. Six weeks from now will be mid-April, and I have already submit...

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Published on March 01, 2015 10:10 • 4 views
Dorothy H. Hayes Dorothy H. Hayes's blog:
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Published on March 02, 2015 04:38 • 19 views
H.L. Burke H.L. Burke's blog:
The Day has Arrived!Thaddeus Whiskers and the Dragon, my first book for children, also my first book with illustrations, is available today on Amazon.
Click below to purchase:Thaddeus Whiskers and the Dragon

Thaddeus F. Whiskers is a pampered palace pet, a kitten enchanted to never become a cat. P... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 01, 2015 12:02 • 8 views
Xina Marie Uhl Xina Marie Uhl's blog:

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Great analysis of advertising on Amazon.


Originally posted on chrismcmullen:


Images from Shutterstock



MY EXPERIENCE WITH ADVERTISING ON AMAZON

The new option for KDP Select authors to advertise their Kindle e-books with Amazon Marketing Services (AMS) is intriguing.



I have now run 1...

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Published on March 01, 2015 19:58 • 4 views
Morgan Elizabeth Huneke Morgan Elizabeth Huneke's blog:
Once Upon a Time Season 3: a mermaid is captured on the way to Neverland to save Henry.

Regina: "Fillet the fish."

Me: "I have to have mermaids in Calhortea!"

And that's how I got my merfolk. Not that Regina's line actually had anything to do with it, I just thought it was funny. And I found mermaid... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 27, 2015 03:00 • 5 views
Kayla Lords Kayla Lords's blog:

My good friend Jenna Fox is visiting today with a cover reveal for her newest book. Jenna’s one of those smart, sassy Southern women that make me think of the women who helped raise me – the kind who tell it like it is and shoot from the hip, all with a sweet smile and […]


The post #CoverReveal SA...

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Published on March 01, 2015 05:39 • 1 view
Theresa Paolo Theresa Paolo's blog:
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Sadie S. Forsythe Sadie S. Forsythe's blog:

Blood Lust Zoe WintersI downloaded a copy of Zoe WintersBlood Lust from the Amazon free list.


I chose to read it at this point in time as the first book in my personal Blood Lust challenge, in which I am reading four books with the same title back to back. It was, however, an awkward place to start as it turns out it...

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Published on March 01, 2015 15:07 • 6 views
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