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Clare Lafrey Clare Lafrey's blog:
As I sit here at my keyboard, a lot of different things are whirling around in my mind.

First off, I wonder if I have what it takes to be a "successful" author. Then I remind myself, that really, I wrote my book, to tell a story, my story, and in a way, unburden myself, as I worked through my own... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 27, 2014 03:32 • 2 views
Alex Nye Alex Nye's blog:
Having spent a morning in a primary school in a fairly deprived area of Central Scotland doing an author event, it quickly became clear to me that READING IS NOT DEAD. The children there were so keen for books. When I re-told the SELKIE GIRL story for them, their eyes were like saucers, you could... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 27, 2014 03:14 • 58 views
Willie Lavoy Allison Willie Lavoy Allison's blog:
I said that the last giveaway might be the last for the year. I ordered a few copies and have all gave away but one. I will be listing it in a giveaway here on Goodreads hopefully next month and run it to the first of the year.
I have said in past blog posts that at times I was trying to get arre... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 27, 2014 01:05 • 29 views
Gareth Johnson Gareth Johnson's blog:
There's currently a free promotion on The Adventures of Paolo - a collection of stories about the adventures of a young Italian guy in London.

You can find this book on Amazon here:
http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B0...

The Goodreads listing is here:
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...

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Published on November 27, 2014 01:01 • 21 views
Tony Alan Grayson Tony Alan Grayson's blog:
Goodreads Readers,

As a thank you for being so kind to me in my debut as a writer, you are invited to have four recently released e-book short stories for free at Smashwords.com.
You can get to the home page at https://www.smashwords.com/. It is easy to download to your kindle, nook, or other e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 23:53 • 7 views
Alp Mortal Alp Mortal's blog:
Wishing you a wonderful holiday and a safe one if you need to travel.

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Published on November 26, 2014 23:51 • 5 views
Paula Marie Pettis Paula Marie Pettis's blog:
30% off
God Signs & Dad Stories
at Amazon through the 30th of November!

http://www.amazon.com/Signs-Stories-P...
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Published on November 26, 2014 23:40 • 7 views
Ken Donaldson Ken Donaldson's blog:
It is said and therefore it is written.
A good movie series can only be found coming from a good book series.
But, and there is always a but!
The Book series must follow in a path, which allows the movie series to do the same growing better with each new instalment of the series produced.

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Published on November 26, 2014 23:35 • 5 views
MaryLee Robinson MaryLee Robinson's blog:
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Published on November 26, 2014 23:16 • 7 views
Stephen Christiansen Stephen Christiansen's blog:
Ok, so here it is: my first interview:

http://thegeekiary.com/discover-a-orl...

I hope potential readers can get an inside look of the creative mind that has brought you this series. Let me know what think. Thanks

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Published on November 26, 2014 22:16 • 32 views
Theresa Van Spankeren Theresa Van Spankeren's blog:
I wish everyone a safe and happy holiday. Be grateful for loved ones because you never know when they may be gone.
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Published on November 26, 2014 22:16 • 7 views
Ken Poirot Ken Poirot's blog:
Interesting to be looking around the internet and see a quote from "Mentor Me" used in someone's internet advertising for their company...in German :)

“The more I learn about myself, the more I understand you.” – Ken Poirot, "Mentor Me"


#famousquotes #quote #quoteoftheday #newbook #books

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Published on November 26, 2014 22:16 • 14 views
Katheryn Maddox Haddad Katheryn Maddox Haddad's blog:
The scripture for today, November 27, is Mark 11:27f as found in the New Testament of the Bible:

"...the chief priests, the teachers of the law and the elders came to him [Jesus]. 'By what authority are you doing those things?' they asked. 'And who gave you authority to do this?' "

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Published on November 26, 2014 21:56 • 8 views
Kent Anderson Kent Anderson's blog:
This little chapter, which opens my new novel, GREEN SUN, is the only one not set in Oakland, California. It's a literary book about a non-literary world, like my first two are. Kent

GREEN SUN

CHAPTER ONE
SPRING – IDAHO

It should be dark by now, but the sky glows with blowing snow, flashes of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 21:22 • 9 views
Janie Chang Janie Chang's blog:
Finally got around to this. It's been a very, very busy time. Trying to work on Novel #2.

Nov. 26, 2014. The big news. This may be as far as I get, but wow, to even get this far. THREE SOULS is on the long list for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award.

Sept. 10, 2014. TRE ANIME anyone? The Italian edi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 20:38 • 5 views
A.R. Bremsley A.R. Bremsley's blog:
Aahh. Kids are fast asleep and I finally get to watch Mists of Avalon again!
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Published on November 26, 2014 20:21 • 9 views
Greg Strandberg Greg Strandberg's blog:
I’ve got a new Twitter group for authors. Well, it’s not new, but I did just take it over.

Yep, I’m a Goodreads Moderator now…ugh.

I did this because this group had no moderator. It also has no engagement and few members.

Well, it has 14 people, up from 11 earlier today.

I added 15 links to useful Tw... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 19:51 • 7 views
N. Wolf N. Wolf's blog:
8-9-2014
Today, I typed more about the manors of Oswin and Doran. I discovered dishes from seventeenth-century Ireland, such as potage of venison, Queen’s potage, and cake bread. I also edited the meetings Tobias had with Cromwell and Ormonde.
Once, I wanted to postpone working on my book. Fortu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 19:22 • 7 views
Dayne Sherman Dayne Sherman's blog:
Librarian Lori Smith. Thank you. Louisiana Revealed, November 26, 2014
By L. Smith "librarian and vampire aficionado" (Near New Orleans) -
This review is from: Zion: A Novel (Paperback)
Sherman's first book was very good. This one is better. I happen to live in the real-world parish upon which the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 19:19 • 6 views
Augusta Hill Augusta Hill's blog:
Hi All!

I've started writing regular posts on Dirty Discourse. It's a great website run by some very talented erotica and romance writers. Come check out my posts, and keep up with the latest industry news!

http://dirtydiscourse.com/author/augu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 19:07 • 23 views
Heather Young-Nichols Heather Young-Nichols's blog:
Hey, everybody!

For the second time only, Up for Grabs is on sale this weekend for $.99! Limited time!

That makes it a great time to check it out if you've though about it, considered it or never heard of it :)

Heather
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Published on November 26, 2014 18:57 • 7 views
Lesley Sears Lesley Sears's blog:
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Then Jesus declared, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.” John 6:35 (NIV)

“Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You clean the outside of the cup and dish, but inside they are full of greed an...
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Published on November 26, 2014 18:45 • 9 views
Eden Rose Eden Rose's blog:
Lush is coming out this week!
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Published on November 26, 2014 18:40 • 7 views
Amanda Hocking Amanda Hocking's blog:
So, as I mentioned in an earlier blog, I've been working on Pinterest boards. I have a few boards up there, for things I enjoy like books, movies, tattoo ideas, travelling, etc. You can follow me over atwww.pinterest.com/aehocking



But I also have Frostfire board where I posted inspiration pics fr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 18:38 • 19 views
Eden Butler Eden Butler's blog:
So look what Santa asked me to do...


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Published on November 26, 2014 18:36 • 8 views
Joe Kelley Joe Kelley's blog:
Any novelist who explores racism, especially one who detests it and wants to excoriate it, is often tempted to create characters who give speeches or indulge in dramatic dialogue. Sometimes these speeches are powerful and convincing, and sometimes the dialogue is moving and crackling with justifi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 18:20 • 7 views
Kels Barnholdt Kels Barnholdt's blog:
The 3rd book in the Against All Odds series is called Caught up In You and is now available on Barnes & Noble-Amazon-& Kobo. The last year has been one of personal struggle...thank you to everyone who has stuck with me. And to everyone who loves Nathan and Victoria as much as I do. xox -K
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Published on November 26, 2014 18:17 • 8 views
Kate Woods Kate Woods's blog:
Lately it seems like a lot of people are less than enthralled with celebrating traditional holidays. Here, there and everywhere you hear comments like, “What’s all the fuss about?" Or "It’s just another holiday – probably no different than the one the year before, or the year before that.”

I under... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 18:21 • 11 views
P.T. Michelle P.T. Michelle's blog:

BLACKFRIDAYSALEFor the holiday MISTER BLACK is on SALE for just $.99! If you haven’t picked up MISTER BLACK, now’s the time, and PLEASE let your reader friends know too! :) I’m offering a giveaway on my FB page if you share this SALE graphic. Just go to the pinned post here and follow the directions to enter.


Buy...

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Published on November 26, 2014 05:58 • 8 views
Joshua  D. Hoyt Joshua D. Hoyt's blog:
Young/Old man wiped the blood from his face and wondered at the strange bird that had just become jerky. He walked over to the bird and examined it. A tiny tendril of smoke lifted into the air from the main body of the bird and floated in an odd pattern toward the mountain. Old/young man squinted... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 18:13 • 7 views
Fiona Lowe Fiona Lowe's blog:

Do Unknown-1you know that I have a Facebook Author page? I do ;-) I post something once a day…sometimes pictures of the garden, of an outing, something I’ve seen that tickles my fancy, as well as some book information. And there are giveaways from time to��time :-)


If you’d like to “Like” me and join me ov...

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Published on November 25, 2014 21:32 • 8 views
Megan Chance Megan Chance's blog:

Yesterday, I took the day off to have lunch and see a movie with Kristin Hannah (her new book, The Nightingale launches Feb. 3rd--be sure to put that on your calendar. It's great historical fiction set during WWII in France).

Here I am, lifting a glass to all of you--

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Remember, I'll be at Liberty...

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Published on November 26, 2014 11:41 • 9 views
Jane Litte Jane Litte's blog:

Harlequin has a number of Black Friday Deals and I’ll list a special one on Friday.



Early Black Friday sale:Discount: 50% off select titles (print & ebook!)Includes recent releases such as No Limits by Lori Foster and Looking for Trouble by Victoria Dahl

These titles are also all on sale at Ha...

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Published on November 26, 2014 12:00 • 5 views
Gail Simone Gail Simone's blog:

I can take criticism all day.



But kindness wrecks me, sometimes.




Thank you all for the kind thoughts about my son. He’s going to be okay. He’s bruised and dinged up and angry, but I think he handled the situation just about as well as anyone possibly could.


The attacker was cuffed and arrested, we a...

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Published on November 26, 2014 13:29 • 11 views
Dana Michelle Burnett Dana Michelle Burnett's blog:
Picture Okay, I confess, I spend way too much time in my writing cave. My idea of a wild night is writing a sex scene while drinking some Barefoot Moscato, but I might just have found a new favorite treat...Drunken Gummy Bears!

Anyone that reads my blog knows that I love me some Gummy Bears. They are th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 08:28 • 5 views
Alyson Mead Alyson Mead's blog:
Hey All --

We'll be open regular hours today, and will have the following schedule over the next few days:

Thursday, 11/27 - CLOSED

Friday, 11/28 - OPEN 10-2

Saturday, 11/29 - OPEN 10-2

Sunday, 11/30 - CLOSED

Please just bear this in mind re: when you'll likely receive your reading. If you don't hear f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 18:00 • 8 views
Darwyn Cooke Darwyn Cooke's blog:

This is the connected image of all five covers that Darwyn illustrated for the first issues of Dynamite Entertainment's KING group of comics.

Celebrating 100 years of King Features with a crossover comic book event - Flash Gordon, Mandrake The Magician, Prince Valiant, The Phantom, and Jungle Jim... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 10:33 • 6 views
Tony   Taylor Tony Taylor's blog:
Check Paul Goat Allen's list of unsung gems dotting the wasteland of self-published novels, and note (ahem!) the masterpiece holding down his number two spot:

http://blueinkreview.com/blog/2014/11...

You should add ALL of these to your list! But especially read this stunning review by BlueInk:

http:... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 17:59 • 7 views
Deborah Bryan Deborah Bryan's blog:

My dad threatened to kill my mom if she left him.


The threat was effective for some time. My mom had kids to think about, after all.


But then she reached her tipping point. There came the moment where my mom realized my dadwas going to kill her if she stayed, but that her death would be slow and e...

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Published on November 25, 2014 21:11 • 6 views
Tyrone Tony Reed Jr. Tyrone Tony Reed Jr.'s blog:
Looking for a great holiday present for your friends, family, co-workers or something special for yourself?

Then get your e-book copy of S.O.L.A.D.™: Soldiers of Light Against Darkness™ (http://amzn.to/1ruScC0) during Amazon’s 48-hour Kindle Countdown Deal, starting on Thanksgiving Day (Thursday,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 26, 2014 17:51 • 10 views
Catherine West Catherine West's blog:

Norman Rockwell Thanksgiving dinner table and turkey painting


We’re officially in holiday season. Tomorrow, my friends and family in the US will celebrate Thanksgiving. And then the Christmas decorations come out, the tree goes up and before we know it we’re singing Jingle Bells. Silent Night. O Come All Ye Faithful.


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But there are those around us who do n...

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Published on November 26, 2014 07:19 • 27 views
Peter L. Berger Peter L. Berger's blog:

New York Sen. Chuck Schumer has come out against Obamacare—but just not in the way one might expect. Schumer, who is the third highest ranking Democrat in the Senate, is a key playing in the Democratic party’s messaging system, so what he says really matters. And what he had to said about the Aff...

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Published on November 26, 2014 05:54 • 5 views
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