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Nicole  Leclercq Nicole Leclercq's blog:
I'm happy to announce that the second book of the Erin Holland series is being officially launched on Amazon today. 'Touched by Darkness' is finally out! In honor of the release, the price of the ebook has been reduced to only $0.99. For those who haven't read 'Touched by Madness' (book 1 in the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 00:03 • 16 views
Terry Brooks Terry Brooks's blog:

terry-brooksFor many years the only chance a fan had of speaking to Terry was to meet him at tour events or conventions.

With the establishment of this website in 2000, Terry began accepting two questions from each fan per month. On the last day of the month, five questions are randomly drawn. Terry answers...

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Published on July 29, 2015 08:24 • 2 views
Brigitta Moon Brigitta Moon's blog:
Finally the wait is almost over. A Secret love is now available on Audible.com
Once you finish everything, your audible book will be available for sale on Audible's site first. Next it will be available on Amazon and Apple's iTunes. The price for the audiobook is set by Audible based on the length... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 23:23 • 28 views
Christopher Keelty Christopher Keelty's blog:

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Following his violent confrontation with a dentist from Minnesota, authorities are working to learn more about this lion with a troubled past. Early reports indicate a history of violent predation and conflict with other lions.



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Published on July 29, 2015 21:11 • 1 view
Dylan  Edwards Dylan Edwards's blog:

Huh? Whoops. Uh oh. Sssshhhhhiiiii– …

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Published on July 29, 2015 08:24 • 2 views
Kristy Centeno Kristy Centeno's blog:

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Title: The Color of Our Sky
Author: Amita Trasi
Publisher: Bloomhill Books
Pages: 304
Genre: Women’s Fiction/Suspense
Format: Paperback/Kindle


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A sweeping, emotional journey of two childhood friends—one struggling to survive the human slave trade and the other on a mission to save her—two girls wh...

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Published on July 29, 2015 20:20 • 1 view
Marisa McClellan Marisa McClellan's blog:

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A couple of weeks ago, just before I left on my trip to Portland, I hit a familiar preserving wall (I bash into it at least once a summer. And sometimes more than once). I had a fridge full of fresh produce, stonefruit ripening on the counter, and I had just a day and a half before I was leavi...

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Published on July 29, 2015 13:55 • 3 views
Toi Thomas Toi Thomas's blog:
Please stop by to learn about a special author and the Middle Grade series she’s currently promoting. “C.E. Vance is an avid reader and proud Indie author. Aside from dreaming up fantastical tales for her books, she also enjoys writing poetry and short stories. She loves all types of literature,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 05:47 • 1 view
Tali Spencer Tali Spencer's blog:
On Thursdays I post excerpts from a novel I’m working on. This week, Vorgell asks Madd to explain what just happened between them in bed. Also, I’m away this week—attending GenCon in Indianapolis! Fun and games… literally.
I’m linking the posts, so if you’d like to start at the beginning, CLICK HE... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 21:00 • 4 views
Jason Sanford Jason Sanford's blog:

So DeepSouthCon announces John C. Wright will be the guest of honor at their 2016 convention in Roswell, Georgia. Which is the convention's choice, this being a free country and all and people being allowed to say what they want and honor any author they desire.

Funny thing, though. Not only is it...

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Published on July 29, 2015 03:42 • 7 views
Giovanna Fletcher Giovanna Fletcher's blog:


So thrilled that #DreamaLittleDream is STILL number one in the @heatworld book chart. I’ll never get bored of looking at this!!

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Published on July 29, 2015 06:41 • 2 views
Jason Medina Jason Medina's blog:
This is my first official attempt at writing a book that is not a fictional novel. As part of the Haunted America series by The History Press, this book features haunted locations in Yonkers, New York. It includes photos of actual ghosts taken during paranormal investigations conducted by myself... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 21:34 • 7 views
Joshua Holland Joshua Holland's blog:
After my first book project fell flat, I must admit that I was pretty bummed. Writing a book is the easy part. Getting published by a publishing company is a much more difficult task. Over the past year, I had little interest in writing again. For some reason I was just demotivated and tired. The... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 21:22 • 28 views
Michael  Swanson Michael Swanson's blog:
Topics:Stock Market News

Bloomberg did a story this morning on nine charts that bubble bulls are completely ignoring right now.

They have to ignore them in order to maintain their religious belief that stocks will go up forever and that selling stocks is a sin.

Of course it isn't,but that's for a...

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Published on July 29, 2015 04:48 • 2 views
Cardeno C. Cardeno C.'s blog:
Over the past few weeks, I have been travelling non stop. I was booked into three conferences in three weeks and I can tell you it just about wore me completely out. I started my odyssey at Euro Pride Con in Munich which took an incredible amount out of me. The con itself was really awesome, but... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 04:20 • 3 views
Beth Cato Beth Cato's blog:

I needed a make-ahead macaroni and cheese recipe. I already have several other reliable ones like Civil War Macaroni and Cheese and the Pioneer Woman’s recipe, but I didn’t need to babysit boiling milk or dirty a score of pots and pans as I was enjoying company over for a visit.


Legendary MacNCheese


I have had Joh...

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Published on July 29, 2015 06:00 • 3 views
Jill Shalvis Jill Shalvis's blog:

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Today’s writing inspiration. It’s a tough job, but someone’s gotta do it. :cool:




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Published on July 29, 2015 02:00 • 7 views
Adriane M. Ziemer Adriane M. Ziemer's blog:
I received the proof of my book "Amends" today from CreateSpace. It was genuinely surreal. CreateSpace is wonderful because anyone can publish their own book. This fact has me feeling a little blasé at times, as if it isn't so exciting that I am publishing my book. After all, anyone can publish a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 21:07 • 5 views
Pamela Clare Pamela Clare's blog:

Here it is at long last — the cover for Seduction Game , Holly’s story. I just got it this afternoon, and I couldn’t resist sharing it immediately. I’m amazed at how like Holly the female model looks. And the male model comes complete with Nick’s somewhat curly, David Gandy-esque hair (and a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 16:32 • 12 views
Dorlana Vann Dorlana Vann's blog:
Here is one the paranormal short stories from my collection: Supernatural Fairy Tales. The eBook is available on Amazon for only .99 cents – Thesenine Supernatural Fairy Tales are not retellings of the original fairy tales but were inspired by them. They are paranormal themed stories about vampir... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 14:10 • 4 views
Uvi Poznansky Uvi Poznansky's blog:
The following three excerpts depict three moments in Davids story: the first, when he starting ruling over the entire country and was enthralled to build his city, the City of David, and his palace. The second, when the construction of the palace has been completed, and his sons begin a rivalry t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 07:08 • 21 views
C.J. Duggan C.J. Duggan's blog:
Paradise will never be the same.



Let me start off by saying, don’t be fooled; I am a creature of habit and I am not a huge fan of change. Change is scary, change is pushing the comfort zone. Which makes this reveal even more meaningful by the fact that this change is something I fully embrace.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 02:19 • 4 views
Ben Peek Ben Peek's blog:

Originally published at Ben Peek. You can comment here or there.


Has it really been a year?


I had copies of The Godless, but I think it was a week or two before the book seemed to be everywhere, burning swords and all. It is close enough, at any rate. A year has come and gone. Six months before tha...

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Published on July 29, 2015 20:21 • 1 view
Alexandra Duncan Alexandra Duncan's blog:

Exciting things are happening in September!







This is me thinking about September.





This is me thinking about September.























1) The paperback of SALVAGE will be available Sept. 1st. Consider buying it from one of my two local indies, Malaprop's and Spellbound Children's Bookshop.
















2) SOUND, the companion to SALVAGE, comes out Sept. 22nd! If yo...

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Published on July 29, 2015 19:33 • 4 views
Karen Docter Karen Docter's blog:

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読書KAREN’S KILLER BOOK BENCH: Welcome to Karen’s Killer Book Bench where readers can discover talented new authors and take a peek inside their wonderful books. This is not an age-filtered site so all book peeks are PG-13 or better. Come back and visit often. Happy reading!



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HAUNTING THE MAYFAIR...

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Published on July 28, 2015 23:05 • 2 views
Kristina Seleshanko Kristina Seleshanko's blog:
Other than planting a few greens, I did not plant a garden this year. I thought we'd be moved by now (sigh), and didn't want to go to all the work of starting a garden only to abandon it. What garden does remain at our suburban home, I've largely ignored. I've killed a few weeds here and there an... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 09:57 • 6 views
Suzannah Lipscomb Suzannah Lipscomb's blog:
Was she ensnared by a conspiracy, the victim of her own loose tongue, or simply guilty as charged? In this...
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Published on July 29, 2015 09:23 • 5 views
Paul Lenda Paul Lenda's blog:

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How do we learn to trust ourselves? How do we learn to connect with our intuition and inner knowing? How do we separate projections or wishful thinking from genuine intuition and inner knowing? How do we connect to our own unique purpose?


The key lies in reconnecting to the energetic and cellul...

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Published on July 29, 2015 17:12 • 4 views
Josh Hanagarne Josh Hanagarne's blog:

We still don’t know where memories are stored. The brain is an odd and awe-inspiring machine. How else to explain the memory that just occurred to me, years past the experience?


I was on a plane coming back from a talk in California. Soon, a drunk man sat next to me. He was already a little sniffl...

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Published on July 29, 2015 13:33 • 6 views
Bruce Schneier Bruce Schneier's blog:
The latest in identification by data: Webber said a tipster had spotted recent activity from Nunn on the Spotify streaming service and alerted law enforcement. He scoured the Internet for other evidence of Nunn and Barr's movements, eventually filling out 12 search warrants for records at differe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 11:43 • 1 view
Majanka Verstraete Majanka Verstraete's blog:

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I’m hosting the starter day party today for the book tour for non-fiction “Branding 360: A Simplified Guide to Practical Branding”.

Tour Schedule

July 29th: Starter Day Party @ I Heart Reading

July 29th: Book Excerpt @ SolaFide Publishing Book Blog

July 30th: Book Excerpt @ Indy Book Fairy

Ju...

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Published on July 28, 2015 23:36 • 3 views
Ann Voskamp Ann Voskamp's blog:

Sarah Mae‘s an honest, brave woman, who has this infectious laugh you can’t help but love — and she’s a woman wholongs for home, the place where she is really known and loved and accepted for who she is, even on the bad days. Her purpose in writing is to encourage women to keep on, and begin aga...

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Published on July 29, 2015 07:34 • 2 views
Martin Delacroix Martin Delacroix's blog:

shower time #2Hi, friends and readers:


Every time I visit the YMCA, after I swim my laps in the pool, I grab a shower in the men’s locker room. Sadly, there are hard;yanyhot guys who choose to shower there as well. These days, young guys are very modest about showering around other guys, I guess because boys do...

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Published on July 29, 2015 14:17 • 1 view
J. Judkins J. Judkins's blog:
Its been nearly 4 months since launch, and I'm about ready to put everything on Amazon's KDP select program.

Itunes and Ibooks - I recently tried my keywords with ibooks, and found out they don't work. At all. Given how authors scrounge for the 'perfect' set of keywords to rank them above other au... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 19:59 • 6 views
D.I. Telbat D.I. Telbat's blog:

Question: Have you read D.I. Telbat’s latest book, Called To Gobi? If you liked it, we’d love to hear your thoughts on this futuristic missionary chronicle. Amazon has plenty of room for your reviews here!

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Published on July 28, 2015 23:10 • 1 view
Randy Alcorn Randy Alcorn's blog:

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Much has been said presenting a Christian response to same sex marriage. I’ve posted in previous blogs some excellent perspectives from others. But I haven’t heard anything better than the five brief videos below from Dan Franklin, Pastor of Teaching at Life Bible Fellowship Church in Upland, Ca...

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Published on July 29, 2015 00:00 • 2 views
Ana Castillo Ana Castillo's blog:

FEMINIST PRESS Catalog Copy:


BLACK DOVES: Essays on Mamá, Mi’jo, and Me

by Ana Castillo


“Paloma Negra,” Ana Castillo’s mother sings the day her daughter leaves home, “I don’t know if I should curse you or pray for you.” BLACK DOVES: Essays on Mamá, Mi’jo, and Me explores the writer’s life as the in...

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Published on July 29, 2015 11:27 • 1 view
Michael Offutt Michael Offutt's blog:
A now famous image of all Bill Cosby's victims.As I page through the online stories of Bill Cosby assaulting woman after woman, drugging them, taking advantage of them with his fame and then pressuring them into silence through intimidation, I am reminded of the hours and hours my mother spent i... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2015 23:15 • 3 views
Lee Battersby Lee Battersby's blog:




One that not only made it to ink stage, but actually saw publication. In a newsletter I was editing, but they all count, right? Right?

Anyway. Daleks. On Ice. Comedy fucking gold. I actually wanted to call a revue I put together in my comedy days "Daleks on Ice", but was voted down by the other p... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 16:00 • 5 views
Sandra Ulbrich Almazan Sandra Ulbrich Almazan's blog:
Yesterday, one of the science fiction authors (who shall remain nameless) I follow on Facebook posted a mini-rant about how some (presumably "indie scum") authors claim bestseller status from Amazon sales when those numbers don't compare to the ones needed to make bestseller status in the NY Time... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 04:16 • 5 views
Susan Barnett Braun Susan Barnett Braun's blog:

*Post may contain affiliate links. Driving on from Smoky Mountains National Park, we headed into North Carolina. Our destination was Asheville, mainly to visit Biltmore Estate, but there were a few other stops as well. First, how about some CiCi’s Pizza? We love CiCi’s and wish there was one in o...

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Published on July 29, 2015 03:18 • 2 views
Brent Weeks Brent Weeks's blog:

From Pro Bowl tight end Julius Thomas:



How cool would it be to have a library full of books you’ve read? On @PlayersTribune, I wrote on my daily obsession. http://t.co/4t9JC23g6m


— Julius Thomas (@Julius_Thomas) July 28, 2015



Go HERE to read the full article.

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Published on July 29, 2015 16:10 • 13 views
E.B. Michaels E.B. Michaels's blog:
Everyone likes free stuff. I know I do and won't turn it down if it's given to me. Why would I if it's free? Well Smashwords is offering my eBook "Fierce Attraction" for free until the last day of July 2015. I know this is short notice, but I didn't find out until today.

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Published on July 29, 2015 19:20 • 6 views
Rachel Kramer Bussel Rachel Kramer Bussel's blog:
Last week was a challenging one, to say the least. It pushed me to my emotional limit, not because anything majorly awful happened, but a combination of intense deadlines, upcoming international travel and general anxiety had me breaking down in tears several times. I just kept wondering, Can I d... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 28, 2015 23:13 • 5 views
Charlotte Abel Charlotte Abel's blog:


I am always looking for ways to thank (and reward) my most loyal fans and I hope my latest idea is interesting to you...

If you pre-order* Gabriel's Gift on Amazon or iBooks, prior to August 7, 2015, I will give you a 50% rebate in the form of an Amazon or iTunes gift card. The pre-order price is... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 29, 2015 13:56 • 5 views
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