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Sparkster Hubs Sparkster Hubs's blog:
Too Much Information!

If one thing is certain, it's that there is an overwhelming amount of information available about the UFO phenomenon. More so than most other topics if not all of them, in fact. Of course, a large majority of this is myth, misconception, misperception, lies, hoaxes, disinform... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 17:54 • 1 view
Mary  Jane Mary Jane's blog:
This blog post is directed specifically at the 265 dedicated readers who entered my contest to win a copy of "Keep Austin Weird: A Lesbian Superhero Love Story for Grown-Ups" but (darn it!) didn't win. To you, I offer a coupon for $1.20 off the paperback version. Just use coupon code XWVFHV87 at... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 17:48 • 1 view
Laurie Penner Laurie Penner's blog:
My husband Dave and I like to watch some of the animated flicks that are out, and one favorite series is Toy Story. Why? Because the Toy Story movies are a celebration of the imagination.

Not only did it take imagination to come up with toys that come to life when nobody's looking, the stories al... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 17:18 • 3 views
Krishna Avendaño Krishna Avendaño's blog:
Tomas Tranströmer murió y el sentimiento entre quienes admiramos su obra es de una orfandad insoportable. Nadie trabajó la palabra con tanta claridad como él. Lejos de las grandes retóricas y de la pedantería intelectual, su poesía no era más que una sencilla ventana a través de la cual uno podía... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 17:09 • 28 views
Lori Eshleman Lori Eshleman's blog:
A Treacherous ParadiseA Treacherous Paradise by Henning Mankell

My rating: 3 of 5 stars



A Treacherous Paradise by Henning Mankell
In the opening chapters of A Treacherous Paradise, by Henning Mankell, a young woman leaves a life of desperate poverty in rural Sweden in 1904 to seek her fortune aboard a sailing ship set for Australia. The beginning took me back... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 16:54 • 4 views
S.L. Ellis S.L. Ellis's blog:
Ruins of War (Mason Collins #1) by John A. Connell

John A. Connell

Ruins of War

May 5, 2015
Synopsis:
In the winter of 1945, seven months after the Nazi defeat, Munich is in ruins. Mason Collins—former Chicago police detective, U.S. soldier, and prisoner-of-war—is now Chief Warrant Officer of the American Zone of Occupation. It’s his job to enforce... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 16:48 • 5 views
Simon Duringer Simon Duringer's blog:
My next guest on Simon’s 10 Q I has led an incredible life. Born into a family of thoroughbred engineers her career was probably predestined and she did indeed follow in the footsteps of her predecessors. A marriage, a divorce and several award winning books later, she still acts as consultant to... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 16:02 • 62 views
Leslie Bratspis Leslie Bratspis's blog:
My former husband was twice deployed to Vietnam. I have memories of how changed he was when he returned. He looked the same, but looks can be deceiving. I had no idea what was going on inside his mind. While he was overseas he wrote letters about missing me and looking forward to coming home, but... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 16:00 • 6 views
Gerald Freeman Gerald Freeman's blog:
A friend of mine came round and after a few drinks he spouted out some wonderful quotes on Life.
http://geraldfreeman.blogspot.pt/2015...
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Published on March 27, 2015 15:40 • 31 views
Sylva Kelegian Sylva Kelegian's blog:
Hi, I am an actress and a dog rescuer and my new book, GOD SPELLED BACKWARDS: The Journey of an Actress into the World of Dog Rescue is available on my website www.sylvakelegian.com and is raising awareness for our four-legged friends!
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Published on March 27, 2015 15:29 • 25 views
Robert  Jacoby Robert Jacoby's blog:
From today's journal entry:

My drive time over the past few weeks--since I've been writing Dusk and Ember again, and also since I've been listening to lectures on CD--have been especially creative times. Behind the wheel of my car my brain shifts into a lower gear to perform the menial and rote bu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 14:50 • 9 views
April Brookshire April Brookshire's blog:
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Published on March 27, 2015 14:15 • 8 views
Carew Papritz Carew Papritz's blog:
"I travel, not only for the passion and madness and desire of movement,but because travel, like bread and water and air, becomes necessary to a life fully dreamed and lived." - The Legacy Letters, by Carew Papritz

The Legacy Letters His Wife, His Children, His Final Gift by Carew Papritz Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 14:13 • 5 views
Sally Wiener Grotta Sally Wiener Grotta's blog:
I'm thrilled that my novel "The Winter Boy" has been nominated for the prestigious Locus Award. To celebrate, Pixel Hall Press is sponsoring a Goodreads Giveaway of an autographed copy of the book.

March 25-April 3
https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/sh...

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Published on March 27, 2015 13:32 • 7 views
Diane Escalera Diane Escalera's blog:
I'm super excited to announce the re-release of Dangerous Desire, a witty tale about a second chance at love. The fresh plot will thrill contemporary romance and romantic suspense readers alike. Fast action. Badass hero. Caliente sex. All that and so much more!

Sienna Diaz is desperate to find her... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 13:17 • 1 view
Lydia Rodriguez-Clement Lydia Rodriguez-Clement's blog:
I think like most people, Spring is my most favorite season next to Fall. The long awaited feel of the Sun's warm rays rejuvenates not just plants, but animals and humans alike. The massive exodus from homes to the out doors are met with yard work and wonderful barbeques. And believe me, I never... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 12:47 • 73 views
Brynne Asher Brynne Asher's blog:
It's been a month since I've touched base, I thought I'd shout out to everyone about the goings on in Brynne World.

Beautiful Life has done beautifully. I'm so grateful for all of you who have read my second book and sticking with me. I am currently in the throws of writing Paige's story. I really... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 12:44 • 11 views
Pratibha R.D.H. Pratibha R.D.H.'s blog:
Eat, Pray, LoveEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


Loved this one! After a long time I found a book which I couldn't wait to get back to, in my free time. I wanted to live through and feel every place that Gilbert lived and visited in this book.

Especially her life in the ashram in India... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 12:38 • 7 views
Billie-Jo Williams Billie-Jo Williams's blog:
The Destiny of Dragons 7: The Book of Faith is released on Saturday 28th March, 2015!

It's only ONE WIZARDLY DAY until The Book of Faith, seventh book in the epic Destiny of Dragons fantasy series, and first in the third story arc, is unleashed! Pure-Blood Sorceresses permitting.

Smashwords and aff... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 12:22 • 115 views
Kele Moon Kele Moon's blog:
YAY! So excited, The Slayer is up for preorder!!!

http://lnk.nu/amazon.com/1e1t4

Add it to your goodreads The Slayer (Untamed Hearts, #2) by Kele Moon Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 12:13 • 16 views
Dan Hammond Jr. Dan Hammond Jr.'s blog:
We tried a Kindle Giveaway last week for my second novel, The Solomon Twist, and had good success on Amazon. So, we're doing our first free eBook giveaway with my debut novel, Delbert Judd. It is available now through March 31st at no charge.

Kirkus Reviews wrote, "the tale is lighthearted and fu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 11:44 • 6 views
Roan Poulter Roan Poulter's blog:
A chance to win my newest book, The Long Road Home, on Kindle!! And a great chance for me to get a toehold into the obscure world of publishing. Follow the link and nominate my book, it's free and we all get something out of it. A rising tide lifts all boats, or so they say.

Cheers

Roan


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Published on March 27, 2015 11:40 • 75 views
Bey Deckard Bey Deckard's blog:





Pre-order Fated: Blood and Redemption

With the captain’s mind in shambles, Jon and Tom set out to find the passage home through the black mountain range, hoping to find a cure for Baltsaros’s madness. However, when the men are forced to part ways, darkness takes root in the schism created; fate, l... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 11:35 • 12 views
Alessia Esse Alessia Esse's blog:
Se seguite questo blog e/o i miei social, sapete che il 31 Marzo è una data importante per due ragioni.

1. Il 31 è l'ultimo giorno a disposizione per votare nel sondaggio che ho aperto a gennaio, in merito alla versione cartacea dei miei libri futuri. Oltre all'e-book, infatti, ci sarà *solo* una... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 26, 2015 08:40 • 6 views
Jackie Nacht Jackie Nacht's blog:

Hi Everyone,


I thought a long time about writing this post. I decided today after I read another thread that I might as well get it off my chest. That way I can get back to writing and try to put this behind me. Well I’ll try LOL!


Piracy.


I don’t say too much about it but lately it’s driving me nuts...

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Published on March 24, 2015 10:20 • 8 views
Terah Edun Terah Edun's blog:

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Step into fantastical realms with the Crossing Worlds YA StoryBundle – Young Adult fiction guaranteed to entertain all ages!


Do you miss that sense of wonder your favorite books used to give you; the fast-paced and exciting reads that would suck you in and not let you go?


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Welcome to the newes...

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Published on March 26, 2015 04:00 • 6 views
Dellani Oakes Dellani Oakes's blog:

It’s no secret that I Love Dialogue. In fact, for the last year or so, I’ve been sharing excerpts from quite a few of my books on my other blog Writer Sanctuary.


Since not all of you follow me over there, I thought I’d start sharing over here as well. These will be repeats for those of you who fol...

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Published on March 26, 2015 21:01 • 5 views
Carol Brearley Carol Brearley's blog:
This has been a very busy time for me, what with working on three
more shorts and revamping the website which is now mobile ready. Feel free to stop by and check it out at www.faerybug.com



Currently in the works for the Bandages on the Soul series are:



Old Wounds, which brings us into the life of a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 25, 2015 07:41 • 6 views
Heather Silvio Heather Silvio's blog:
Believe it or not, the above title is NOT a contradiction. Whether in writing or in life, have a plan but be open to unexpected, unplanned for opportunities. What does this look like?

Planning is a positive. Having a plan helps you develop goals and maintain forward momentum. With writing, I do so... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 11:06 • 43 views
Jeremy Hooper Jeremy Hooper's blog:

This is notable, even if it's basically ceremonial:

WASHINGTON — Eleven Senate Republicans joined with all of the Democrats on Thursday night in supporting an amendment to guarantee equal Social Security and veterans benefits to married same-sex couples — even if they live in a state that does...
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Published on March 27, 2015 08:17 • 5 views
Phil Hornshaw Phil Hornshaw's blog:

Alien: Isolation - trailer video


As I attempt to stay active in the realm of creating stuff and talking about things, I’ve been doing some video game streaming on Twitch and posting the videos on YouTube. With the recent attention on Alien again thanks to Neill Blomkamp, I replayed Alien: Isolation for the third time.



I finished...

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Published on March 25, 2015 14:07 • 7 views
Sajith Buvi Sajith Buvi's blog:
God should not be treated just as a power that is seated on a floating body far up in the sky. God can also be explored as the quest of the human soul to find its true place in the everlasting reality of existence. God can be explored as the existential experience of wholeness. The greatest failu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 11:00 • 10 views
أيمن العايدي أيمن العايدي's blog:
يشكوا طفلي دائما من تلك الحشرات التي تداعب جسده الصغير و أنا لا أصدقه ، طفلي غريب جدا يتمني الشر فيتحول إلي واقع بل يتجسد بالحرف الواحد ، علمت صدفة هذا الأمر ....
بدأ الأمر ، عندما استهزأت بحديثه عن تلك الحشرات ذات الطنين المزعج ، أراد أن يريني لأنقذه لكني لم أصدقه ،هذا الأمر الذي أغضبه وإذا به يت... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 10:59 • 8 views
Dianne Lynn Gardner Dianne Lynn Gardner's blog:

A note about the sea.


The sea is a cradle of mystery. So begins the prose set to a haunting melody in Pourakas book trailer. Entities shielding one another, caring for one another, so that those things which are sacred are not violated by strangers.


Mankinds science has unraveled obscurities in our...

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Published on March 26, 2015 17:29 • 5 views
Lysa TerKeurst Lysa TerKeurst's blog:

Do you ever feel called to do something greater and more fulfilling for God, but can’t figure out where to start?


Or maybe you scroll through social media, seeing how God is using others and wonder if it’s too late for you?


Don’t believe that lie! God has powerful plans for each of our lives – we...

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Published on March 26, 2015 07:16 • 6 views
Rhonda Fink-Whitman Rhonda Fink-Whitman's blog:
5.0 out of 5 stars "Loved it. I would consider it a must read." By Jazo's "Grannymom"

Thank you so much, Grannymom! Your five-star review is very much appreciated! So glad you loved my "94 Maidens!" ~ Rhonda

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Published on March 27, 2015 10:50 • 8 views
Francesca Forrest Francesca Forrest's blog:




There's always something to see, if I go for a walk. These were snow waves I saw around 6 pm, after I finished with work.

snow wave

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Published on March 24, 2015 17:34 • 6 views
Bryan Alaspa Bryan Alaspa's blog:
I take a look at some recent news about Amazon and their business practices over at my blog. http://bryanwalaspa.com/2015/03/27/am...
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Published on March 27, 2015 10:44 • 6 views
Chloe Thurlow Chloe Thurlow's blog:

Characters watch your every move. They know your every mood. They are voyeurs, secretive and cunning. The moment you start to write a story, the characters take control. While you sleep at night, they are plotting; planning. As they grow and change, they change your manuscript.

When a story drops,...

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Published on March 26, 2015 08:32 • 5 views
Karen Gammons Karen Gammons's blog:
You guessed it..."Fantasy Friday" is here. Yay! I chose a book by, Holly Black. If you remember, she was one of the writers for the Spiderwick Chronicles. Her newest book, The Darkest Part of the Forest, looks very interesting. I recently finished a book by her called, The Coldest Girl in Cold To... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 10:40 • 27 views
C.S. Harris C.S. Harris's blog:

Here's a link to a recording of a live radio interview I did last Saturday with John Raab at Suspense Magazine. It's about 25 minutes long. Have patience because it takes a moment to load, and then begins with some rather loud music. We talk at first about Who Buries the Dead, then move on to... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 24, 2015 20:36 • 7 views
Jonathan  Dunne Jonathan Dunne's blog:
The Nobody Show will be available @ Smashwords next week. Living Dead Lovers and Balloon Animals currently @ Smashwords and all e-platforms inlcuding Kindle.
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Published on March 27, 2015 10:36 • 6 views
Monique Snyman Monique Snyman's blog:

Blue Lily, Lily BlueTitle:Blue Lily, Lily Blue(The Raven Cycle #3)


Author:Maggie Stiefvater


Publisher: Scholastic


Published: October2014


Genre: Young Adult/Paranormal


Rating: 7.5/10


There is danger in dreaming. But there is even more danger in waking up.


Blue Sargent has found things. For the first time in her life, she...

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Published on March 24, 2015 02:09 • 3 views
Sharon Kay Penman Sharon Kay Penman's blog:
One of my readers posted this on Facebook this morning.

http://kingrichardinleicester.com/ser...
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Published on March 27, 2015 10:36 • 11 views
Josie Brown Josie Brown's blog:
descriptionEnter to WIN a $200 Gift Card to Your Favorite Bookstore!

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2. Prize is a $200 gift card to the bookstore of your choice.

3. Read this excerpt to The Housewife Assassin's Garden of Deadly Delights (Book 10)

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