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Arthur  Graham Arthur Graham's blog:
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Dear fellow Goodreaders,

Just writing to inform you that I just so happen to have some extra copies of Tanuki Tango Overdrive and The Sugarhouse Papers at the moment, and I'm selling signed copies for $10 each (includes shipping).


Kindly PayPal funds to arthur.graham.pub@gmail.com, or message for a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 11:35 • 1 view
Cary Neeper Cary Neeper's blog:
Men on Strike Why Men Are Boycotting Marriage, Fatherhood, and the American Dream - and Why It Matters by Helen SmithMen On Strike: Why Men Are Boycotting Marriage, Fatherhood, and the American Dream—and Why It Matters by Helen Smith, New York, Encounter Books, 2013. The Lessons of History by Will and Ariel Durant, New York, Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 1968, 1996)Will Durant 1968

Page 73 tells Smith’s tale... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 11:24 • 17 views
John D. Moulton John D. Moulton's blog:
I am incredibly encouraged by the reviews and feedback I have received so far, from professional review organizations, and avid readers here at GoodReads and elsewhere.

Here are a few examples:

KIRKUS BOOK REVIEW (excerpts):
“The author forges riveting back stories ... also smart effervescent prose.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 11:39 • 1 view
Eve Langlais Eve Langlais's blog:
  KING: Five Star Top Pick @ Night Owl Reviews: “I can reveal nothing without ruining the story but can say this; buckle up for a fabulous ride. The author paints a vivid picture of each adventure as well as...
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Published on April 27, 2017 05:29 • 11 views
Erwin K. Thomas Erwin K. Thomas's blog:
Hafu Sans Halo – Book One
Judge by the Cover (2017) by Melissa Abigail

Overall, it was great to see Haruna come to consider Ryu as an orphan like herself. Some highlights in this novel are endearing:

• It was great that the author introduced a scene where Haruna and Ryu had to be on the same team f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 10:16 • 26 views
J.M.  Miller J.M. Miller's blog:
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Whew, it has been a busy month! The schedule for Fallen Flame is beginning to move quickly. Right now, it's with my awesome beta readers. After they send it back (hopefully not too torn up Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 09:24 • 19 views
Catherine Coulter Catherine Coulter's blog:
April 27th -- Thursday and guess what? Quarterly author's lunch here at my house -- I've posted photos of these gorgeous women. So lots of laughter and champagne flowing today and it's sunny and warm.
Now, swarming -- this isn't at all like "flash mobs" -- a local Apple store was swarmed, millions... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 09:49 • 18 views
Simi Sunny Simi Sunny's blog:
It feels great to be a Goodreads Author. I've always dreamed of being here to not only share my love of books, but also share my stories to the world. Hopefully, you can all read my latest novel, The White Sirens. Trust me! If you read it, you cannot take your eyes off of that book. It is filled... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 09:35 • 13 views
Rhonda Fink-Whitman Rhonda Fink-Whitman's blog:
Join us on Tues,. May 2nd as "94 Maidens" author Rhonda Fink-Whitman speaks to the Rotary Club of Bensalem at Michael’s Family Restaurant & Diner at 3340 Street Rd, Bensalem, PA at 12:00 noon. Rhonda will speak about her book and how it led her to work toward expanded Holocaust and genocide e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 09:14 • 11 views
Mark Wheaton Mark Wheaton's blog:
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If you’re in the mood for an atmospheric, Tuscany-shot supernatural thriller this weekend, Eric D. Howell’s Voice from the Stone enters theaters in limited release and everywhere on VOD. It is based on the acclaimed novel, La voce della pietra, from Italian poet and translator Silvio Raffo and co... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 08:40 • 11 views
Beth Rinyu Beth Rinyu's blog:
Easy Silence - Sale
Need a good old ugly cry? Well, I have the book for you...and, it's only .99 cents until May 1st (Free to Kindle Unlimited Subscribers) So, grab some tissues and download your copy today!



They say you never forget your first love. No matter how many more come along or how much t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 08:27 • 18 views
Heather Day Gilbert Heather Day Gilbert's blog:
Interview and Giveaway with Karin Kaufman, Author of the Anna Denning Mystery Series

 


My author guest today is one of my favorite mystery authors, Karin Kaufman. I’ve read every book in Karin’s Colorado-set Anna Denning Mystery series, and folks, these are books where it’s nearly impossible to guess whodunit! Bitter Roots is Book 5 in this excellent series, and it was one of my...

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Published on April 27, 2017 08:12 • 11 views
A.J. Culpepper A.J. Culpepper's blog:
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Published on April 27, 2017 08:24 • 12 views
Jürgen  Vogel Jürgen Vogel's blog:
Natürlich gibt es auch zu dem neuen Buch selbst eine Verlosung :-)

Es gibt auch hier 5 Taschenbuch-Exemplare zu gewinnen. Die Verlosung startet ebenfalls am kommenden Mittwoch.





Goodreads Book Giveaway






Bittersüße Wahrheiten


by Jürgen Vogel




Giveaway ends May 11, 2017.



See the giveaway detai...

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Published on April 27, 2017 07:49 • 22 views
James Minter James Minter's blog:
Because Self-Publishing Works (Everything I Learned About How to Publish a Book)Because Self-Publishing Works by V.V. Cam

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


Self-publishing is now a very accepted way to bring your novel to market – even the most successful authors like JK Rowling are using this approach. However, writing a novel to the standards demanded by readers is, in many writers m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 07:31 • 74 views
Sylvia Vetta Sylvia Vetta's blog:
It’s not often that I post a book to Highclere Castle alias Downton Abbey. For the castaway series I have interviewed people in some wonderful settings but Highclere Castle was probably the grandest. Fiona (Lady) Carnarvon told me she is an avid reader and always has a pile of books by her bed. A... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 07:06 • 15 views
Chris Pepple Chris Pepple's blog:
Thistle Farms in Nashville has a quote that they use a lot. "Love heals." That is such a powerful statement even though it seems so simple. What does that mean? For me, yesterday brought two perfect examples.

First, my best friend in Nashville sent me a beautiful picture for my wall. She became my... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 07:01 • 20 views
Cecily Wolfe Cecily Wolfe's blog:


I am so excited to announce the launch of K.M. Hodge’s third book in her Syndicate-born Trilogy. True Blue Son is the most thrilling and suspenseful book yet. Are you new to the series? You can get a FREE sample of the award winning first book in series, Red on the Run: Red on the Run. If you pic... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 06:44 • 31 views
Ashley S. Clancy Ashley S. Clancy's blog:


When Aymee wakes each morning, she's had yet another vivid dream. Her night time visions are so sexually chaotic that when her eyes do open, she can't separate those dreams from her reality and often believes that they have actually taken place. Usually, if someone else goes through the same thin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 06:21 • 13 views
Sharon E. Cathcart Sharon E. Cathcart's blog:

[image error]Hi, everyone.  Today, we’re going to talk about something that happens a lot in historical fiction, romance, steampunk, and a whole slew of other genres:  wooing.  Dictionary.com defines wooing as “to seek the favor, affection, or love of, especially with a view to marriage.”  I thou...

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Published on April 27, 2017 06:10 • 12 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
Wondering about my new Bayside Summers series? Check out this early review! ~ "Between crossover characters, light hearted banter, meaty storytelling and new characters, I get to know and love, Ms. Foster is on the right tract with the Bayside Summers series. Bayside Desires is the first book in... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 06:02 • 14 views
Adriana Locke Adriana Locke's blog:
Announcing the IMPERFECT LOVE Kindle World, a fabulous new series featuring strong alpha heroes who get knocked sideways when they suddenly begin noticing the heroine in a whole new light.

In partnership with Kendall Ryan & these amazing bestselling authors: Rachel Brookes, Mandi Beck, Kelly E... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 05:59 • 25 views
Vanda M. Denton Vanda M. Denton's blog:
Women’s Rights

‘No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.’ Eleanor Roosevelt

Perhaps that is true for a woman born into privilege and democracy. It is meaningless in a society where successive generations of females have been subject to a legitimization process of objectification, ens... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 05:54 • 12 views
Herb Childress Herb Childress's blog:

I love those studies where we actually get to see how people spend their time through their days. I recently saw a set of logbooks from an adjunct faculty member that included five hours of e-mail in the course of an eleven-hour workday. And that’s no surprise: the work of a college is increasing...

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Published on April 27, 2017 05:20 • 11 views
Aleron Kong "The Father of American LitRPG" Aleron Kong "The Father of American LitRPG"'s blog:
I like this.  

It seems like most do.  Since the start of the year, I've had three uncomfortable conversations with people.  

All were hard at the time.  Two brought us closer together and made things easier.  Full disclosure, one drove away someone I had known for years.  

I still think I will keep...

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Published on April 26, 2017 22:30 • 17 views
Pat Tanumihardja Pat Tanumihardja's blog:

The last few months have been a whirlwind of activity: Interviews, writing articles, Tweeting, social media posts, cooking demos, selling books, etc.


What? You didn’t know I launched a new cookbook?! 


My second cookbook is out now! Buy it at your local bookstore or online at an indie bookseller or...

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Published on April 26, 2017 13:34 • 7 views
Claudia  Turner Claudia Turner's blog:

While I’m not entirely a single mom, because I’m married, my husband is off in Utah or Colorado with or without our dog Duke and a lot of alcohol right now and maybe a homeless kid, and I’m at home with my daughter Dakota. So for what it matters, I am a single mom. And I guess I’ll make this chap...

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Published on April 26, 2017 11:51 • 11 views
Allyson Kennedy Allyson Kennedy's blog:

Good afternoon, Arrowheads! Today’s book review is about a book that is infamous for being disliked by many in the Christian community, despite the fact that it is marketed as a Christian fiction novel. If you haven’t already guessed, let me give you another hint: it has recently been released in...

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Published on April 26, 2017 12:00 • 12 views
Kent Wayne Kent Wayne's blog:

Sk’BAMSKIES!!!  Whoever that was reading Echo Volume 1 on Kindle Unlimited yesterday…Thank You So Much!!!  Awesome way to wake up and start my morning!!!

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Published on April 27, 2017 05:09 • 12 views
Linda Rae Sande Linda Rae Sande's blog:

Three airports and two continents in seventeen hours? That’s how we spent yesterday getting to London. A quick trip from Cody, WY to Salt Lake City was followed by a slight delay due to mechanical issues before the uneventful flight to Detroit. Watching Ron Howard’s “The Beatles: Eight Days a Wee...

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Published on April 26, 2017 05:21 • 13 views
Jen Talty Jen Talty's blog:

[image error]What is it about being near water that seems to make everything a little better?


I grew up on Lake George, spending all my summers there until I was 18. We did the camping thing…the waterskiing thing…the sailing thing…the fishing thing…the hiking thing…


The first summer I didn’t go to...

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Published on April 26, 2017 05:34 • 13 views
Paul  Shore Paul Shore's blog:
I feel honoured to have been asked to review Grant Lawrence's witty and edgy new book Dirty Windshields: the best and the worst of the Smugglers tour diaries for the Whistler Writers Festival.Grant and I certainly seem to share a belief in a "why not try?" mantra!  The story of his determination... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 26, 2017 11:37 • 9 views
Siel Ju Siel Ju's blog:

Brief reviews of books by contemporary authors I read this month — along with photos of what I ate while reading. The list is ordered by the level my enjoyment:

Riverine: A Memoir from Anywhere but Here by Angela Palm (Graywolf, 2016)

“I was well acquainted with the sensation of exterior isolat...

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Published on April 26, 2017 10:45 • 11 views
Sara Dalengren Sara Dalengren's blog:

Och det innehöll en hel drös med fina böcker! Titta bara

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Published on April 26, 2017 06:10 • 14 views
Kimberly Brubaker Bradley Kimberly Brubaker Bradley's blog:
I forgot about one stop I made while flaning around Paris: late afternoon, I sat down at a cafe wanting a small bite of something. I ordered, in French, a glass of dry white wine, a glass of water, and some soup.

"Soupe?" the waitress asked in amazement. I was not sure if her attitude meant, I did... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 25, 2017 05:28 • 11 views
Shelley Springfield Shelley Springfield's blog:
Grim Bastards Box Set


Get all the best selling books in the Grim Bastard series, plus the never before published novella, Death of a Bastard.


 Dirty Bastard (Book 1)
Can love between two rival clubs survive without someone taking the ultimate fall?
Filthy Bastard (Book 2)
Can love between a rich g... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 26, 2017 08:01 • 11 views
Betina Cipher Betina Cipher's blog:

If I have an object fetish, it’s certainly the collar.  Maybe it has to do with my girlhood days as an equestrienne, but the leather does it for me.


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To put the collar on a submissive is an incredibly erotic act; to have the collar on instills a feeling of being contained, brought un...

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Published on April 26, 2017 16:24 • 10 views
J.J.   Campbell J.J. Campbell's blog:
this is the one part of living in the sticks that would always make me laugh. a day like today is when you would hear some dumb fuck in town talk about well, if this global warming, i'll take it all the time. sure, 80 degrees and sweating in April is just a fucking joy. maybe when these dumb fuck... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 26, 2017 14:43 • 13 views
Sarina Langer Sarina Langer's blog:

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“Editors always tell novice writers that the first few pages of a manuscript are crucial in the publishing process — and it’s true. If an editor or agent (or reader) loses interest after a page or two, you’ve lost him or her completely, even if the middle of your novel is brilliant a...

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Published on April 27, 2017 01:30 • 12 views
Simon  Brown Simon Brown's blog:


My cheat sheet summarising the C4 model has now been updated, and I've created another to summarise my thoughts on how to document software architecture. Click the images for the full-size (A3) PDF file.






Visualising software architecture


Documenting software architecture





I hope you find them useful!

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Published on April 27, 2017 03:59 • 11 views
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