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Judith Cranswick Judith Cranswick's blog:
We’ve all experienced it – the novel progresses reasonably well then life gets in the way and things grind to a halt. It may be a holiday, an illness, a family crisis or a major upheaval such as a house move. It’s not just our time but our whole preoccupation that’s focussed elsewhere. It’s bad e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 04, 2015 07:38 • 1 view
Paula Brackston Paula Brackston's blog:

Launch day in the USA for Lamp Black, Wolf Grey - hurrah!


The story features Merlin, so I've picked out a few images of him that appealed to me. Do you have any personal favourites?



The Beguiling of Merlin by Edward Burne-Jones



A feverish depiction by Aubrey Beardsley



Vivian and Merlin by Gustave...

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Published on August 04, 2015 04:07 • 1 view
Gordon Osmond Gordon Osmond's blog:
Title: March and the Single Heart
Author: Vi Zetterwall
Publisher: CC Productions
ISBN: ISBN# 978-1499383669 Edition 3
In the worlds of contemporary romance books and action films, series are all the rage. From Harry Potter to Fast and Furious, the secret to success would seem to be being a link in a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 04, 2015 07:25 • 6 views
Martina Boone Martina Boone's blog:
It's been nine months since Compulsion came out, and the paperback releases TODAY. It's available everywhere, and psst, Amazon has it on sale for $5.25 . If you haven't read it yet, and if you like books with romance, family, coming of age, mystery/suspense, folklore, history, atmosphere, a bit... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 04, 2015 04:00 • 1 view
Jordan L. Hawk Jordan L. Hawk's blog:

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I’m re-releasing “Carousel” today, a Whyborne &Griffin short story that originally appeared in the anthology Another Place in Time. The story is identical to that release, so if you’ve already grabbed the anthology, you’re good! For those who missed out, when a child goes missing, is it a...

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Published on August 04, 2015 05:18 • 1 view
Laura Florand Laura Florand's blog:

I’m really overwhelmed to be able to say that THE CHOCOLATE KISS is on NPR’s list of Top 100 Romances.


Seeing it on the list between authors like Jennifer Crusie and Linda Howard and Nora Roberts–books I have loved and considered among my top favorite romances since I was a teenager!–just really m...

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Published on August 04, 2015 06:51 • 2 views
Jeff Strand Jeff Strand's blog:

“I’ve never read anything by Jeff Strand,” you may be thinking. “If only there was a four-story sampler pack where I could check out his wares without the commitment of a full-length book, in case he sucks!”


Now there is! Yes, it’s Cemetery Dance Select, a new series where authors select four of t...

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Published on August 03, 2015 13:52 • 1 view
Max Frei Max Frei's blog:






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Published on August 04, 2015 04:07 • 3 views
Jonathan Lockwood Huie Jonathan Lockwood Huie's blog:

A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
- Lao Tzu

Change always comes bearing gifts.
- Price Pritchett

Life is not always as it seems.
What you have wished for is not always best.
What you have feared may become a blessing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Change of any sort requires...
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Published on August 03, 2015 21:08 • 3 views
Eileen Wiedbrauk Eileen Wiedbrauk's blog:
I tend to think of myself was an editor, writer, and fangirl -- and coffee addict, let's not forget the all important coffee! -- before I think of myself as an artist or graphic artist or cover art designer or anything remotely thus. But the truth of the matter is that I've designed roughly 93% o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 08:27 • 1 view
S.A. Check S.A. Check's blog:

The release date for Maxx Fragg, V.P.I. is just around the corner as September 3rd draws near.For anyone interested in pre-ordering their copy, either ebook or paperback, it's available now through the pre-order site by clicking HERE

The folks over at Pubslush.com run a pre-ordering site that... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 20:19 • 2 views
Karen Swart Karen Swart's blog:
Cover Reveal Banner BOOK INFORMATION TITLE – One With the Night SERIES – The Companion Series AUTHOR – Susan Squires GENRE – Regency Vampire Paranormal Romance PUBLICATION DATE – August 11, 2015 LENGTH (Pages/# Words) - PUBLISHER – Independent COVER ARTIST – Rebecca Poole, Dreams2Media One-With-The-Night-Ebook-full BOOK SYNOPSIS Far from th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 22:49 • 1 view
Annabeth Albert Annabeth Albert's blog:

TrebleMaker_6 1It’s finally here!!!!!!!!!

TREBLE MAKER is out in e-book & print

On Perfect Harmony, the ambitious competitors heat things up on stage and off…

Cody Rivers is determined to be a rock star, but couch-surfing between bar shows gets old fast. Joining an a cappella group for a new singing competi...

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Published on August 03, 2015 19:00 • 3 views
Lysa TerKeurst Lysa TerKeurst's blog:

Have you ever wanted something so badly your heart ached with each thought of it? It seems life would be so much better if you had that.


There would be more happiness.

More contentment.

More fulfillment.

More satisfaction.

More peace.


We can envision ourselves with this thing, this person, this opportu...

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Published on August 04, 2015 00:00 • 1 view
Gene Edward Veith Jr. Gene Edward Veith Jr.'s blog:
Democrats played the filibuster card to stop a Senate bill to defund Planned Parenthood, with Republicans being unable to come up with the 60 votes to stop debate. The vote was 53-46. Contrary to what pro-abortion apologists were arguing, the bill would not lead to more abortions by keeping women... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 04, 2015 02:30 • 1 view
Bill Gauthier Bill Gauthier's blog:
I don’t remember when, but sometime last fall I mentioned on Facebook (and maybe Twitter) that I was becoming obsessive about wanting to try more tea. As a teenager, I began drinking tea. My gateway was the same as many others, simple ol’ Lipton tea. At some point I graduated to Bigelow or Twinin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 19:24 • 5 views
Christopher Pierznik Christopher Pierznik's blog:

Today is the 20th anniversary of the infamous 1995 Source Awards

On August 3, 1995, The Source held
its second annual awards ceremony at Madison Square Garden in New York
City. Just like the magazine itself, the awards were the only ceremony
that celebrated hip-hop music. The BET Awards were sti...

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Published on August 03, 2015 13:53 • 3 views
Madelyn Rosenberg Madelyn Rosenberg's blog:
Firefly:Have you spent enough time looking at fireflies this summer? Spend some time in your backyard looking at them tonight. Jot down a few descriptive words. And then, you guessed it: write a short poem. Rate your camp: Did you … Continue reading Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 09:31 • 3 views
Giovanna Fletcher Giovanna Fletcher's blog:


Hubby made me lunch. Nom nom nom!

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Published on August 04, 2015 06:14 • 3 views
Nick Miller Nick Miller's blog:

I had a glimpse of the way things really are, and now I know this: to be a true artist, you must abandon everything but the ART. Everything.

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Published on August 03, 2015 17:44 • 1 view
Leta Blake Leta Blake's blog:

“It was such a fantastic, emotional roller-coaster read! It was sweet, sizzling hot and oh-so-perfectly angsty! I cried, I laughed, I drooled over the fabulous sex scenes especially the one in Jesse’s workshop office, damn I’m never going to look at pearls the same way again!, but above all, I fe...

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Published on August 03, 2015 11:36 • 1 view
Wesley Chu Wesley Chu's blog:
Hey folks, I’m back from the Time Salvager book tour. It’s my first tour andit wascompletely exhausting and frigging awesome.I traveled toback to back to back eventscovering over a dozen cities& four conventions, all sandwiched into an action-packed July. Along the way, I meta ton of fans and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 06:01 • 4 views
Cardeno C. Cardeno C.'s blog:
Re-Released: Mates Collection
Destined for each other, true mates find love despite the odds.
I released second editions of my Mates books! They're substantively the same, just with new covers and updated editing.

Regarded as the strongest wolf shifter in generations, Alpha Zev Hassick is surprised... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 11:50 • 4 views
Jill Shalvis Jill Shalvis's blog:

At my daughter’s last birthday, she bent over the cake and blew out the candles, her eyes squeezed tightly closed as she so hopefully and sweetly and innocently made her wish


And I wished that her wish would come true. I wished that all her wishes would come true.


But then I wished for me. I wish...

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Published on August 04, 2015 02:00 • 13 views
Charlie Cochet Charlie Cochet's blog:

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Hello, all! Today the Against the Grain Blog Tour kicks off, and we have some fun THIRDS posts in store on everything from Therian markings to Therian youth. Today we’re at The Blogger Girls with a chat on Family Bonds where we learn a little more about the team’s sergeant and dad to the Dale-...

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Published on August 03, 2015 09:17 • 3 views
Edward Lorn Edward Lorn's blog:


The Redbreast - Jo Nesbø, Don Bartlett Let the Right One In - John Ajvide Lindqvist, Ebba Segerberg The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo - Stieg Larsson After Dark - Jay Rubin, Haruki Murakami The Shadow of the Wind - Lucia Graves, Carlos Ruiz Zafón



These are books I’m either currently reading or planning to read in August and September. Would anyone like to suggest other international authors? I’m open for anything.



Comment with your favorite non-American authors. Names of your favorite books by them would be helpful too.



*hugs and high...

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Published on August 03, 2015 18:39 • 3 views
Krystle Cole Krystle Cole's blog:

After painting nearly a dozen small impressionist landscapes as a part of my daily painting series, I decided to switch things up a bit with this piece and go much larger. In fact, it’s the largest painting I’ve ever created at a size of 30 inches by 40 inches! It took me about a week to paint, a...

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Published on August 03, 2015 14:38 • 1 view
Liana Brooks Liana Brooks's blog:
JANE'S SHADOW... soon to have another, slightly more official, title is done and with my editor.

Final Word Count: 84,000
First Word: IF
Last Word: FUTURE
Total Deaths: I lost count.
Total Pages: 320
Publication Date: November 24th, 2015

Let's dance!!!!










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Published on August 03, 2015 22:23 • 4 views
Suneel Dhand Suneel Dhand's blog:

photoLast week the news came that Boston had officially abandoned her bid for the 2024 Olympics. A vocal but not insignificant proportion of Boston appeared to breathe a sigh of relief. Having gone through an incredible amount of work to become the candidate city for the United States, after months of...

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Published on August 04, 2015 03:00 • 2 views
C.J. Duggan C.J. Duggan's blog:
For the first time in one collectionThe ONSLOW BOYS Boxed Set.This SUMMER fall in love with anONSLOW BOY.Pre-Order exclusive to iBooks:http://apple.co/1DpnFAFAvailable in all ebook formats and paperback September 1st.





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Stan Remington is the go-to man; what he doesn’t know about Onslow means... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 04, 2015 00:56 • 3 views
Billi Tiner Billi Tiner's blog:
Don't miss this opportunity to grab a free copy of my western romance SCARRED HEARTS


BOOK DESCRIPTION:


Claire Montgomery is a survivor. During the War Between the States, her family’s plantation was burned to the ground, killing her parents and leaving her scarred, both physically and emotional... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 04, 2015 05:00 • 1 view
Lisa Tawn Bergren Lisa Tawn Bergren's blog:

HEY! My fabulous sales team over at Blink has placed SEASON OF WONDER in over 1500 Kroger stores across the country!!! That’s HUGE news, and in honor of it, I’m doing a special contest. If you go to your local grocery store, spot SEASON OF WONDER, and take a picture with the book, and post a comm...

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Published on August 03, 2015 21:20 • 4 views
Ali Cross Ali Cross's blog:

Years ago, my husband and I wanted to have a baby, but it seemed it wasn’t meant to be. Over ten years, intermixed with periods of infertility, we suffered seven miscarriages. We finally did in vitro fertilization and I found a “Trying to Get Pregnant” message board on iVillage (back when the int...

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Published on August 03, 2015 05:44 • 1 view
Amy H. Sturgis Amy H. Sturgis's blog:
I first met artist Jef Murray over a decade ago when we were both guests at the Tolkien event The Gathering of the Fellowship in Toronto. I most recently spent some wonderful time chatting with Jef and his lovely wife Lorraine last year when we were guests at A Long-Expected Party in Kentucky. In... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 04, 2015 04:49 • 4 views
Marissa Doyle Marissa Doyle's blog:
I’m tickled pink to announce the release of the third book in my Frontier Bachelors series for Love Inspired Historical, Frontier Engagement. Library Journal called it absorbing, touching, and heartwarming, and Huntress Reviews gave it five stars. But I love the story because I had so much fun w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 04, 2015 03:00 • 4 views
Guy Haley Guy Haley's blog:
Arf! Man I crack myself up. I went to see Ant Man on Friday. This isn’t a review. I enjoyed it, except for the selfish bastard at the back who kept up a witless running commentary all the way through and was too many rows back for me to physically assault. I HATE talking in […] Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 08:00 • 5 views
Marissa Campbell Marissa Campbell's blog:
I am thrilled to be part of this fantastic Cover Reveal for The Drowning Game! Check out the details below and enter to win The Drowning Game by LS Hawker Release date 9/22/15 Available for pre-order now They said … Continue reading Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 16:35 • 4 views
Red Phoenix Red Phoenix's blog:
Special Giveaway For Fans!

Brie Masters Love in Submission by Red Phoenix Out Sept. 21st!

Because of a family crisis, I've been missing the last few weeks. Just in case you missed one of the hints, here are the first 5.

#1 A Little Rope Play
#2 A Little Garden Fun
#3 A Little Christmas Kink
#4 A Litt... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 07:41 • 3 views
Jack  Scott Jack Scott's blog:
The Gay Pride marching season is in full mincing swing. But while 40,000 and 160,000 well-wishers lined the parade routes ofBelfastandBrighton(respectively) lastSaturday, we amused ourselves withsomething to give even the glitziest of drag queens a run for her sling backs. The Grand Norwich Duck... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 06:28 • 3 views
Terry Pratchett Terry Pratchett's blog:
Exclusive deleted scenes from Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series, following the adventures of a practical young witch .
Private Musings of Tiffany Aching

On becoming


Tiffany didn’t often have nightmares, but sometimes, when she couldn’t sleep, she found herself worrying about who she was and...

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Published on August 03, 2015 05:37 • 25 views
Kate Griffin Kate Griffin's blog:

Guys! You know how I announce things really late? This is…


…. just like that, but totally not my fault this time…


So I’m going to Nine Worlds Geekfest 2015 this year. On Sunday 9th at 11.45 I’m having a thing called a Kaffeeklatsch. I’m not sure what this involves, but I think, in my mind, it means...

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Published on August 04, 2015 04:17 • 6 views
Benedict Jacka Benedict Jacka's blog:

The sixth Alex Verus novel, Veiled, is available in the US and Canada as of today!


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If you want to buy a copy, you can get it inpaper or electronic format.


If you’d like to read the review in Publisher’s Weekly, click here.


And you can read the first chapter online for free right here.

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Published on August 04, 2015 02:00 • 8 views
T. Harv Eker T. Harv Eker's blog:
Have you ever attended a seminar, a course, or even an online program, got SUPER excited, put a few things you learned into practice, but then after a few weeks your momentum quickly faded away? Or do you know of people this has happened to? It happens a lot. I’ve seen other teachers remark on...... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 04, 2015 00:48 • 31 views
Elaine Cantrell Elaine Cantrell's blog:




What’s your dream? Have you achieved it yet? As an adolescent most people formulate grand dreams, some of which aren’t based on reality, and this is a good thing. During adolescence we should explore all the possibilities before our values and talents dictate what we ultimately become in life. F... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 04, 2015 02:30 • 4 views
Demitria Lunetta Demitria Lunetta's blog:
I realized that I hadn't posted here in a while...and there's a very simple explanation for my absence; I'm finishing up Bad Blood! It's due in September, so I'll be back then with lots of posts about the Among the Shadows Anthology and general writer-ness. See you then! :-)
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Published on August 03, 2015 11:13 • 5 views
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