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Angela Slatter Angela Slatter's blog:
Art by Kathleen Jennings

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“Terrible As An Army With Banners” was one of the hardest stories I’ve ever had to write (and can never, ever read it out loud) … now I need to find that voice again and am bracing myself.


Dearest Elswide,



This is written in haste for the last boat is departing soon and I...

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Published on January 23, 2017 16:29 • 1 view
C.C. Hunter C.C. Hunter's blog:

When Midnight Hour was released on Oct. 31, 2016, this interview appeared on Jennifer Mary G’s blog. I thought you might enjoy my interview with her. I think it will mean more to those of you who have read Midnight Hour.


1. Midnight Hour is the last book in your Shadow Falls series. On your blog,...

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Published on January 23, 2017 21:02 • 1 view
Lisa Renee Jones Lisa Renee Jones's blog:

Happy National Reading Day!!

This Day was invented to help promote children to read. When kids see adults read they are more likely to read themselves.Thank you to all the readers out there that arehelping to promote reading.

Looking for something to read, for Adults only of course, LOL. Here is...

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Published on January 23, 2017 11:06 • 1 view
Marie Lu Marie Lu's blog:


I adore this lady so much. Also our shoes match! (also also I stole this photo from her

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Published on January 23, 2017 09:26 • 1 view
William Meikle William Meikle's blog:
If any of you have been ditheringabout buying the VEIL KNIGHTS series, the price of the first ebook, THE CIRCLE GATHERS is just 99c on Amazon now. There’s been thousands of copies sold already, with the first four books (... Continue Reading Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 13:01 • 1 view
Kristine Kathryn Rusch Kristine Kathryn Rusch's blog:

Please note: italics and other things are down until I get a new theme. (I’ve been too busy on deadlines to tend to that.) Sorry for the inconvenience. Figured you’d still want to read, even with some weird code.

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Published on January 23, 2017 12:00 • 1 view
Alexander Laurence Alexander Laurence's blog:

Playing Harp For The Fishes 3:44 Short Elevated Period 2:54
Diamonds In Cups 4:09
Forever & A Day 4:07
An Alibi 3:10 Sonic Lens 4:31 This Time 4:17 Brio 3:37 Sleep On The Wing 3:00 Silver/ Lead 2:40




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Published on January 23, 2017 14:00 • 1 view
Peter V. Brett Peter V. Brett's blog:


Hey everyone! Yep, you read this post’s title right.


Today we’re showing off a picture, not of a demon’s weiner exactly, but of a weiner demon. Or possibly a demon weiner?


Either way, this pic was send in by Stephen and it might be one of my favorite ever:


DemonWeiner


Hello, I own a restaurant and my sous c...

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Published on January 23, 2017 05:00 • 1 view
D.B. Reynolds D.B. Reynolds's blog:

Yep, I’m busy writing, so … more contests for you! This one is huge! I’ve teamed up with BookSweeps and more than thirty other fantastic authors to give away a huge collection of dark paranormal novels to two lucky winners, one of whom will also win a Kindle Fire! Go to the BookSweeps website to...

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Published on January 23, 2017 02:02 • 1 view
Gretchen Rubin Gretchen Rubin's blog:

I’ve been haunted — and comforted — by this passage from Ruth Ozeki’s wonderful novel, A Tale for the Time Being.


In the novel, Nao, who’s a teenage girl in Japan, is very worried about several serious problems, and she’s reflecting on a conversation she’d had with her great-grandmother, who is a...

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Published on January 23, 2017 09:11 • 2 views
Meg Gardiner Meg Gardiner's blog:


This Friday I’ll be the speaker for CreativeMornings/Austin.


CreativeMornings is a breakfast lecture series for the creative community. It featuresfree monthly short talks(and breakfast!) in 160 cities around the world. The theme for this month’s talks is Mystery:


We are comforted by certainty...

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Published on January 23, 2017 09:36 • 1 view
Dave Cullen Dave Cullen's blog:
A storm was rolling in this afternoon, so Bobby suggested a run."Good idea, Buddy. Maybe we--""A good one!" he snorted. "I'm so tired of sniffing these same old sidewalks you keep walking me round and round."My shoulders sagged and felt bad immediately. "Aw, they're great walks, Uncle Davy! But r... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 19:48 • 1 view
Walter Jon Williams Walter Jon Williams's blog:

IMG_0895smallerI have rather unexpectedly found myself in a Mexican resort. I’m sure this is the sort of thing that happens toyou all the time, right? So over thirty years ago I visited Cabo San Lucas with some friends, and had a very pleasant time in a small seaside village with all of four hotels. A few week... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 16:22 • 2 views
K.M. Weiland K.M. Weiland's blog:

6 Bits of Common Writing Advice You're MisusingRecently, I found myselfreminiscing about some of the early books on writing advice that transformed and molded my understanding of storytelling and writing. They opened my eyes, honed my craft, and changed my life. I wouldn’t be the writer I am today without the solid writing advice I’ve receive...

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Published on January 23, 2017 03:00 • 1 view
Maria V. Snyder Maria V. Snyder's blog:

It's that time of year again, which means a new book! And to celebrate the new release, I'm doing another blog tour with RockStar Book Tours. Below are the links to the tour stops. As usual, I'm offering 10 copies of DAWN STUDY as prizes so make sure you check out the various posts and reviews t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 14:38 • 9 views
Rick Riordan Rick Riordan's blog:

It’s been a while since I posted what I am reading, so here are some of my favorite titles that got me through the fall.



Malice in Ovenland is a super-fun graphic novel, great for elementary readers and up. Obviously, this is a new take on the Alice in Wonderland story, with a young heroine Lily...

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Published on January 23, 2017 09:15 • 1 view
Kami Garcia Kami Garcia's blog:

on my desk kami garcia


Every week, I post about what’s on my desk.


Check out what’s on my desk today:


– Book Junkie Pillow

– Writer’s Block Soap

– ARC ofNemesisby Brendan Reichs

History is All You Left Meby Adam Silvera


What’s on your desk today? Let me know in the comments section.


If you missed On My Desk #98, you can see...

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Published on January 23, 2017 22:18 • 1 view
George R.R. Martin George R.R. Martin's blog:
Another week, another round of NFL playoffs.

Last week in the divisional round, we got two great games and two blowouts. I was hoping that this week's conference championships would give us more exciting contests, but no such luck. The Falcons ripped right through Green Bay and the Patriots oblite... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 10:22 • 2 views
James Howard Kunstler James Howard Kunstler's blog:

Support this blog by visitingJim’s Patreon Page!


If the first forty-eight hours are any measure of the alleged Trumptopia-to-come, the leading man in this national melodrama appears to be meshuga. A more charitable view might be that his behavior does not comport with the job description: presid...

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Published on January 22, 2017 22:00 • 1 view
Jennifer Estep Jennifer Estep's blog:
Snared, book #16 in my Elemental Assassin urban fantasy series, will be released on April 25, 2017. Woot! As always, the cover was created by Tony Mauro, and the cover model is Alexa Martino. I love all the little details on this one, like the bloody spider runes on Gin’s hands and the spider run... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 03:00 • 9 views
Nalini Singh Nalini Singh's blog:
Great news! UK audiobooks for the Guild Hunter series are now either available or on preorder. :)

~Ashwini

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Published on January 23, 2017 12:47 • 9 views
Maggie Stiefvater Maggie Stiefvater's blog:


This March, Script5 will release the last book in the Raven Cycle in German. How do y’all like these cool covers?

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Published on January 23, 2017 10:15 • 12 views
David   Gustafson David Gustafson's blog:
Both Sweden and Germany offer commercial free, on demand, HD web TV which is a great antidote for the mindless drivel oozing out of the American boob tube like Coca Cola toothpaste.

My favorite program is the Swedish entertainment show "Go'kväll," that offers a wide variety of music, interviews,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 22:19 • 15 views
Dena Leigh Carter Dena Leigh Carter's blog:
With so much information these days, what do we do? Yogi Bhajan, a well known yogi who came from the East to the West in the 1960’s, said that in the Aquarian Age (which is now) there will be so much information streaming in that people won’t know what to do with it. The mind can only process so... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 21:44 • 12 views
J.B.  Richards J.B. Richards's blog:
Nocturne by Joanne Van Leerdam

There is something I must explain to my readers before I begin my review of Joanne Van Leerdam’s “Nocturne”. Having a young adult son who is a published poet, former National Poetry Slam (NPS) finalist, and winner of numerous poetry awards, I tend, as a rule, not to not to gravitate toward books... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 20:39 • 10 views
Mary Catelli Mary Catelli's blog:
Was contemplating it after Team-ups and Crossovers, where one super world has child superheroes, and one doesn't (though, some states let you do some limited stuff at sixteen).

In a world where vigilante superheroes are the rule, the only question is whether adult heroes would allow it, or the chi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 19:58 • 15 views
Michael  Grant Michael Grant's blog:
I've written or co-written a big pile of books. Most of them are in series, sometimes quite long series. ANIMORPHS was about 10,000 pages. GONE about 3,000. So I'm generally involved in writing some big, long, involved narrative which is supposed to come together in each book, then make sense ove... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 19:42 • 28 views
R. Joseph Hoffmann R. Joseph Hoffmann's blog:
Below Hangzhou sits
in purple silence
dejected by the festival,
and above
Venus gesturing to me
and no one beside--
only to me, virgo perpetua
perpetual virgin always unsatisfied
so far away.
Love is not enough
to make this trip possible.
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Published on January 23, 2017 19:27 • 39 views
Barbara Venkataraman Barbara Venkataraman's blog:
Here's exciting news--my 4th Jamie Quinn Cozy Mystery, "Engaged in Danger" is now a semi-finalist in the International Chanticleer Murder & Mayhem Mystery Novel Writing Contest! What an honor! The winners will be chosen April 1st and I'll keep you posted. :-)

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Published on January 23, 2017 18:56 • 11 views
Brooke St. James Brooke St. James's blog:
Love and Romance: 15 Sweet Contemporary Romances

I'm excited to be a part of this wonderful collection of 15 clean contemporary romance novels. The collection features works by an amazing group of award-winning and bestselling authors.

It's on sale for only $0.99 until February 26th so grab a copy... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 18:55 • 11 views
Annie Arcane Annie Arcane's blog:
Prompted by: Matthew S. Williams

The crazy author says: I’m gonna use the original suggestion (An inch to the left and I would’ve been a widow) in its entirety but have shortened it to 7 words or less for the rest of you superstars. Who loves ya, eh?

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Published on January 23, 2017 18:50 • 20 views
Wolf DeVoon Wolf DeVoon's blog:
5-star enthusiasm for Dashiell Hammett's first novel Red Harvest, reported by an intelligent, likable, notable Goodreads book reviewer, led to a little colloquy in the comment section. I said it was a minor work, topped by The Maltese Falcon and The Thin Man.

The problem with Red Harvest is its ep... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 18:17 • 10 views
Joshua Vine Joshua Vine's blog:
I'm beyond proud to announce that not only does Fight or Feast: The Lord of Swords release on Kindle this Friday (January 27th), but it is also available on paperback right now!

This is the first time I've released an eBook and a paperback version at the same time.

Pre-order the eBook here for only... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 23, 2017 17:44 • 11 views
Michele Wesley Michele Wesley's blog:
NOTE: There are hundreds of book giveaways happening on Goodreads at any given moment, please don't miss out, take a chance at all of those wonderful free gifts.

My Goodreads Book Giveaway starts Jan-31 to Feb 27, 2017 - Anger & Arrogance - Light Paranormal Romance/Suspense

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Published on January 23, 2017 17:28 • 14 views
Jennifer Loren Jennifer Loren's blog:
Check out my profile on #Wattpad, http://my.w.tt/UiNb/rMTCTpXqbA

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Published on January 23, 2017 16:54 • 11 views
Love Belvin Love Belvin's blog:
1.1.17




#PenningWithoutParameters
#ImGonnaMakeYouLoveMe


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