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Jane Steen Jane Steen's blog:


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One question I’m always coming up against is whether, once you make the transition from just-reader to author-who-reads, you should continue reviewing other people’s books. I’ve seen many different answers to this question, so I thought I’d write down... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 25, 2015 17:03 • 1 view
Danielle Brooks Danielle Brooks's blog:
When she contacted me, she said she was scared to leave her house because she didn’t want to be tempted by sugar. She purchased everything she needed for week one and two, then barricaded herself inside...

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Published on January 26, 2015 22:54 • 4 views
Betty Dravis Betty Dravis's blog:
Did you ever dream of your stories becoming movies? Well, I have always longed for that...and now that dream has come true.

I'm very excited because my very first short-film based on my story "The Snack" is now in DVD format. I contracted with KPF Productions founder Mina Ownlee of Florida to film... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 22:51 • 26 views
Lori Worley Lori Worley's blog:
This is my first blog post on Goodreads and my first blog post in general since around 2013. I have this phobia of commitment that encompasses me, it has only allowed my husband, two children, the dog, and two books to breach the circle that surrounds me. I'm going to give it another shot anyways... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 22:27 • 6 views
Annalisa Russo Annalisa Russo's blog:
I’ll say it. I’ve never kept a New Year’s resolution. There, it’s out now. I take a deep breath.

January 4, 2015: I put my writing aside and sit at my computer for half the day to research the Recommended Daily Requirements of an adult female. I enter the recommended vitamins and minerals on a spr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 22:25 • 4 views
Isabell Lawless Isabell Lawless's blog:
Hey, don't forget to check out my new video here on Goodreads, or head straight over to youtube. Either way, you'll find me reading part of Chapter One from my first novel, called Beast of Venery.

See you there!
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Published on January 26, 2015 22:12 • 30 views
Jonathan Maas Jonathan Maas's blog:
City of Gods: Hellenica hits #1 on Amazon!

City of Gods: Hellenica Promo

Currently at a reduced price, and free on KindleUnlimited! Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 22:09 • 5 views
Herb J. Smith II Herb J. Smith II's blog:
When crafting a post-apocalyptic world, one consideration easily overlooked is that of language. What one might call the post-apocalyptic language of the survivors. In a world only two or three generations removed from an apocalyptic event, the language will likely exhibit few changes. But in a w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 21:01 • 5 views
N.D. Richman N.D. Richman's blog:
FatherNation has produced a podcast featuring author ND Richman (that be me) revealing his experiences and tips in parenting, being a dad, and writing.

Please check it out and you'd make me really happy if you shared it. If you have any thoughts or suggestions on the podcast feel free to leave th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 21:50 • 24 views
Dianne Lynn Gardner Dianne Lynn Gardner's blog:


I’m going to be self-publishing Pouraka in February. The editor is sending this new novel back to me this week. What I would love is some reviews to post on my website, Goodreads, and here on my blog since I’m going to try something different with this book and only publish it on my site – for...

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Published on January 26, 2015 17:55 • 5 views
Chris T. Kat Chris T. Kat's blog:
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Published on January 25, 2015 21:00 • 4 views
M.P. Johnson M.P. Johnson's blog:

When I first attended Bizarro Con a few years ago, I caught readings by heavy hitters like Carlton Mellick III and Kevin L. Donihe. The term “readings” didn’t even do them justice. They were wild, frenzied performances.


I knew I had to up my game. I learned that reading an ordinary 5,000 word shor...

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Published on January 26, 2015 13:05 • 9 views
Té Russ Té Russ's blog:
Today I'm featuring a review for Fall In Love Again by my good friend and fellow author, Christina C. Jones.




Fall In Love Again is the third book in her Serendipitous Love series (All of which I have read and LOVED!). It is her tenth book release! Congrats lady!
Here is my Amazon review:
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Published on January 26, 2015 21:36 • 7 views
Alison  Bruce Alison Bruce's blog:
A Bodyguard to Remember (Book 1 Men in Uniform Series) by Alison  Bruce

Nothing like a great opening line to set the hook: “It started with a dead body on my living room floor.” And from there A Body Guard to Remember is a catch worth reading with a lively mix of colourful characters, murder, indeed on a living room floor, cops, protectors in various good looking po... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 21:22 • 31 views
Richard A. Knaak Richard A. Knaak's blog:
At last available! The new ebook edition of KING OF THE GREY through Permuted Press!

From best-selling fantasy author Richard A. Knaak comes the tale of the Grey...

They are the shadows we see out of the corner of our eyes, the visions flickering past in the middle of the night. They are the elves... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 21:20 • 7 views
Natasza Waters Natasza Waters's blog:

war hammerThere are titans vying for control and Indie authors are like the David’s of our time. The titans don’t go by the names of HarperCollins or Penguin Random House. Those folks are still in shock that we dared to, with the help of Amazon and Smashwords, come forth like a dark horse and break every f...

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Published on January 26, 2015 21:05 • 4 views
Katheryn Maddox Haddad Katheryn Maddox Haddad's blog:
The scripture for today, January 27, is James 1:27 as found in the New Testament of the Bible:

"Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: To look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world."

Although there are plenty of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 21:10 • 6 views
Steven Eggleton Steven Eggleton's blog:
3 Futures3 Futures by Peter T. McQueeny

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


Peter T. McQueeny’s debut book, 3 Futures, is a collection of three short stories (and as the foreword states), an introduction to three parallel series. The first story, Hidden Deeds, centers round Father Jim Frankenstein. A tattooed, chain s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 21:00 • 8 views
Craig R. Key Craig R. Key's blog:
Remember, you can get the ebook of A Sight Unseen, the book I wrote, at the Google Play Store for only $2.99 USD!
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Also, follow A Sight Unseen on Facebook:
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Published on January 26, 2015 20:59 • 4 views
Kirsten Campbell Kirsten Campbell's blog:
Yes, the new year is here and I'm working on the second book, as promised. Are there plot twists? Yes. New people? Of course. Will Blood Storm be as long as Blood Master? Yea, looks like it. Does Griffin learn to control his abilities? You have to read Blood Storm to find out. When will I be fini... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 20:52 • 5 views
Warren Fahy Warren Fahy's blog:
Face of the Day - Fire eel: http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f13...
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Published on January 26, 2015 20:52 • 4 views
Vani Vani's blog:
Never underestimate an idea

Years ago when I decided to be a writer, a big question that rattled through my mind was what would I write about? They say ideas are a dime a dozen, and yet there wasn't one that clicked. My mistake. I underestimated the power of my ideas, and in doing so rejected many... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 20:36 • 5 views
Tamaria Soana Tamaria Soana's blog:
Genre: Erotic Paranormal Romance


Blackwood Brothers, #3






Ryland and Ryker Blackwood were twins. Identical, thigh clenching bear shifter twins who had no trouble getting women into their beds. Or bed. They’d shared just about everything in life, even women.



The scent of the cat shifter they found... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 17:42 • 4 views
Maureen O'Leary Maureen O'Leary's blog:
Paranormal Urban Fantasy, while a young genre, has been around long enough to start gathering clichés. Some of these clichés are the same ones that plague every other genre as well, especially romance. Paranormal Urban Fantasy is rich ground for new paradigms. Some of the old ones need to go.

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Published on January 26, 2015 20:16 • 6 views
Julie  Day Julie Day's blog:
I’m going to start today’s blog by sharing a segment out of Chapter Three of my book Created to Shine

The following section flows on after I talk about the radical turnaround the we encountered as a family, thinking that things were going to be better for the family, but we did not know the strugg... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 20:16 • 4 views
David Estes David Estes's blog:
"The Walking Dead for teens, with ruthless witches instead of bloodthirsty zombies.” --Katie Reed, agent at Andrea Hurst & Associates

The third and final book in the Salem's Revenge series, BURN, is out! If you haven't read Brew yet, you can now read the entire trilogy without having to wait... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 13:20 • 6 views
R.M. Wilburn R.M. Wilburn's blog:
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Published on January 26, 2015 17:08 • 5 views
Callista Hunter Callista Hunter's blog:
Many years before I began writing Goddess, I read an article where an author described coming up with the plot of his latest book. He explained that he was going for something different, but he couldn't "make the characters do what he wanted them to do."

"How silly," I thought. "You're writing the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 20:03 • 26 views
Amy Laurens Amy Laurens's blog:

Just a quick note to say that in the last week, all my self-pubbed material, published under the Inkprint Press label, has migrated from Smashwords to Draft2Digital (and if you’re an author looking to self-publish who hasn’t heard of Draft2Digital, go check them out immediately!! SO much better t...

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Published on January 26, 2015 16:52 • 5 views
Jennifer A. Nielsen Jennifer A. Nielsen's blog:

MarkOfTheThief1The MARK OF THE THIEF release is only four weeks away (Feb 24th)! I am so excited to share this book with you. I know lots of you found copies through Scholastic Book Fair, or you begged, borrowed, or otherwise got an ARC (Advanced Review Copy), but I still have 3 ARCs left to give away. Right he...

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Published on January 26, 2015 16:15 • 40 views
DelSheree Gladden DelSheree Gladden's blog:
Today I'm excited to share an excerpt from Sara Burr's new release, UNDERGROUND ROSE!But First...a little about the book!After her surprise discovery of a mystical gift, fourteen-year-old Rose Wilson thinks her life is ruined. It turns out she comes from a long line of gifted women, and despite... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 13:00 • 4 views
T. Harv Eker T. Harv Eker's blog:
It’s true that money can’t buy you happiness… but be careful telling that to the people struggling with finances and responsibilities, or just plain fear of their economic future. How we feel about money does matter: in how we earn it, avoid it, spend it irresponsibly, hoard it, or treat it greed... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 19:04 • 20 views
Jagannath Rao Adukuri Jagannath Rao Adukuri's blog:
Riffling through pictures ,as of yesterday, we have made our overdue poem today .The pictures are long and signing in dust from an old attic, with some lively ghosts as the wind chimes keep singing somberly on a morning silence minus a train blare. They are sometimes real images of men ,children... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 19:08 • 35 views
Ann Voskamp Ann Voskamp's blog:

Dear Lovely You,


who doesn’t want to play the piano,

take out the recycling,

study for your geometry exam,

get on the treadmill,

clean up the basement,

or do that big thing that feels like an impossible thing—


okay, yeah, boy, do I hear you.


It doesn’t matter a hill of sprouting beans if you’re 9 and st...

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Published on January 26, 2015 10:53 • 14 views
Sue Julsen Sue Julsen's blog:

"Stop Child Abuse Now": Bill Murray's Blog Talk Radio Show


When: Wednesday January 28, 2015

Check for your Time Zone: 8 pm EASTERN; 7 pm CENTRAL; 6 pm MOUNTAIN, 5 pm PACIFIC


Special Guest, SUE JULSEN: Abuse Survivor, True Crime, Memoir, and Crime Fiction Author of 9 Books with #10 coming soon!


NA...

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Published on January 26, 2015 19:03 • 34 views
Feral Sephrian Feral Sephrian's blog:
Remember last time when I said my workload was shrinking? Well, I accidentally grew it again. NaNoWriMo came and went, and that project is currently on the backburner while I juggle FOUR stories for which I currently have ideas, not to mention the five or six other projects I have started at some... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 19:01 • 5 views
Robyn Paterson Robyn Paterson's blog:

Recently, I’ve been on a jag of watching old Kung Fu flicks on YouTube, which is a bit like eating candy in a candy store! Almost any Kung Fu movie you can name has been uploaded to YouTube, and they literally made hundreds of these movies back in the 70’s and 80’s.


I thought I’d post links to a f...

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Published on January 26, 2015 16:56 • 4 views
Kristan Higgins Kristan Higgins's blog:
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Published on January 26, 2015 13:35 • 6 views
Cat Winters Cat Winters's blog:
Good news! Penguin has now released the synopsis and the full list of authors for the August 2015 YA horror anthology, Slasher Girls and Monster Boys . Preordering options are also now available, although you'll still need to wait a little longer to see a cover. I'm thrilled to bits to have a s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 18:22 • 10 views
Bailey Bradford Bailey Bradford's blog:
Okay, first off, the weekly ARe bucks winner is:

#102 Collette Nicole! You win $10 in ARe bucks!

Now, the monthly winners will be chosen from a random post. I'm using Random.org to pick the post (by entering in the number of December posts and going from there, since this is the drawing that stems... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 13:04 • 4 views
Diane Alberts Diane Alberts's blog:

And it’s HAWT. First, I’ll tell you a little bit about TRY ME. It’s a book that has a Marine hero (yum) and the woman he’s always loved (of course) –who just happens to be his ex-best friend’s little sister…who just might happen to hate him for sleeping with his ex-best friend’s wife. Allegedly....

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Published on January 26, 2015 18:27 • 14 views
Lisa Morton Lisa Morton's blog:
And now a few words from my co-author on Witch Hunts: A Graphic History of the Burning Times:

Adventures in Censorship
A blog post by Rocky Wood, 29 May 2013


On Tuesday US time Facebook notified Lisa Morton, Greg Chapman and myself that the Facebook page for our graphic novel, 'Witch Hunts: A Graphi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 29, 2013 00:00 • 6 views
Sarah Mayberry Sarah Mayberry's blog:

I promised excerpts and tid-bits in the lead up to the release of Anticipation. Here's the very first part of Chapter One. Let me know if you want more. The manuscript is coming along well - not long now, I promise, but I'm still not handing out any dates because there are a couple of things I'm...

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Published on January 26, 2015 14:22 • 8 views
Misty Griffin Misty Griffin's blog:
This is series I am starting about each chapter of my Memoir( Tears of the Silenced) It is my memoir about my extremely abusive childhood and leaving the Amish. Thanks so much for viewing.

Excerpt from chapter 9/The community

After the breakfast dishes were washed and put away, all the children
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Published on January 26, 2015 18:28 • 4 views
Jen Campbell Jen Campbell's blog:
It was fun going through my shelves and working out which authors' names appear the most. So, here's a video where I share my top ten most owned authors :). You can watch it over here.



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Published on January 26, 2015 13:26 • 2 views
Elisabeth Barrett Elisabeth Barrett's blog:

Those of you following me on Facebook may know that I’ve spent a good portion of January without hot water in my house, but it’s back now (finally!) and I have something great to share: today,��RT (that’s Romantic Times, if you didn’t know) did an exclusive cover reveal for Once and Again, the fi...

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Published on January 26, 2015 11:58 • 7 views
Jayde Brooks Jayde Brooks's blog:
Okay, Hollywood. You’ve had numerous chances to get it right and you have failed miserably. Storm is not a sweet, little flower, eager to extend a nurturing and helping hand. She’s not the Halle Berry version (sniveling, apprehensive) that you so aptly butchered in the X-Men films. If you ask me,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 26, 2015 18:24 • 3 views
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