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Cory Barclay Cory Barclay's blog:
It’s no secret that Amazon is the goliath of the book-publishing world. They control about 70% of the market, and for self-publishers, even more. Like Google, they can change their rules arbitrarily and flip the script for marketers, publicists, promoters, and even authors overnight, and there’s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 22:26 • 1 view
Kate McVaugh Kate McVaugh's blog:
Broadsided in Bali by Kate McVaugh

Available for free Amazon download for one day only: Feb 25.

If you are in the northern hemisphere, this is the perfect antidote to frigid weather and short days.
If your are elsewhere, it is still a fun read.

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Published on February 22, 2017 22:04 • 11 views
Suzy  Davies Suzy Davies's blog:
In these days of The Internet, sometimes the value of good books can be overlooked, and in particular, the ways in which Children's Fiction can provide a stimulus for learning activities.
Very soon, it will be time for kids to Read Across America, and to observe this celebration, we can introduce... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 20:46 • 123 views
Nicholas A. McGirr Nicholas A. McGirr's blog:
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Giveaways for all my work are happening here on Goodreads right now! Ends Fe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 20:12 • 34 views
Ellen  Porter Ellen Porter's blog:
There is now a second edition of The Red Hawk available.

And I'm working on a sequel.
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Published on February 22, 2017 19:49 • 14 views
J.B.  Richards J.B. Richards's blog:
Nova by Joanne Van Leerdam

There is something I must explain to my readers before I begin my review of Joanne Van Leerdam’s “Nova”. 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 con... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 19:02 • 16 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
My #libertarian novel "The Transhumanist Wager" in this Yahoo! News story being compared to #AynRand's "Atlas Shrugged." #Transhumanism also covered, albeit not in the best light. https://news.yahoo.com/mature-enough-... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 19:00 • 18 views
Chessela Helm Chessela Helm's blog:
The lovely group Kiss & Tell https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/... has the ♥K&T Con: Feb 22-25♥ going on (top section) with an interview with Azkadek the angel, who is featured in The Runaround The Runaround by Chessela Helm, Halloween for Nons Halloween for Nons (Runaround #0.5) by Chessela Helm, and for one scene in Life and Then Love Life and Then Love (Erotica Version) by Chessela Helm Life and Then Love (Romance Version) by Chessela Helm. Check out the Character... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 18:49 • 16 views
Kate Maupin Kate Maupin's blog:
Ah, the tyranny of the blank page. All writers know it well. There are different breeds of the species 'Writer's Block'; not all suffer an infestation of all of the nasty little creatures. There's WhatToWrite, Timidity and its close cousin Fear, LackofTime and its best friend TooManyExcuses. Pers... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 18:42 • 35 views
T.J. Alex T.J. Alex's blog:
I was doing something the other day in the garage when I noticed a spider that appeared to be hanging in the air. It was level with my head and seemed to be coming towards me.

My first thought was that the spider was dangling from a web that was probably attached to the ceiling. But the more I wat... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 17:59 • 14 views
Margie Vieira Margie Vieira's blog:
I have blogged and I have followed other bloggers. To my surprise the blogging is the challenge, not the novel writing. Fellow readers and friends, feel free to express your thoughts, to write and be free to share your prose. Writing is an outlet like going to the gym, only it is exercise for the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 17:13 • 15 views
Susan    Coventry Susan Coventry's blog:
I'm excited to announce that I have two giveaways running at the same time! I'm giving away 15 copies of my debut novel, See You Then, and 20 copies of my most recent novel, Twice as Tempting. Enter to win and don't forget to follow me on Goodreads!

https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/sh...

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Published on February 22, 2017 16:37 • 15 views
Matthew J. Olson Matthew J. Olson's blog:
Last night I was taking Milo and Zailey upstairs to put them to bed. They are always excited to go to bed because they get a treat when they kennel up. In Milo's excitement, he must have gone blind. When he went to climb the first step, he fell short and went face first into the stair.

It didn't e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 16:27 • 39 views
Julian P. Flores Julian P. Flores's blog:
My fellow GoodReads friends and followers! Please come join us if you are in the Bay Area and have a drink, socialize, and meet author Julian P. Flores and the rest of the team for our public book release party! This Saturday!


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Hicks Road Jacob's Story by Julian P. Flores
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Published on February 22, 2017 16:14 • 17 views
Eda J. Vor Eda J. Vor's blog:

Dear Readers of ebooks, specifically on Amazon but elsewhere as well,

Please take a moment and rate the books you read, especially by independent authors. It makes a world of difference!

I know from my sales stats that at least 100 people have downloaded my newest book and my KENP score (pages re...

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Published on February 22, 2017 13:54 • 16 views
Tony McMillen Tony McMillen's blog:
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LitReactor was kind enough to put my upcoming book on their list “The 16 Most Anticipated Horror Books of 2017” so I suppose the cat’s out of the bag, let's talk about this thing. I'm happy to announce that my next book An Augmented Fourth will be here in June and published by t...

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Published on January 24, 2017 10:51 • 15 views
Martin Guevara Urbina Martin Guevara Urbina's blog:
New Book: A MUST READ . . . NOW available on Amazon.com: https://www.amazon.com/dp/0398091536/...
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Published on February 22, 2017 15:32 • 13 views
Paula Quinn Paula Quinn's blog:
Friends, my dragon-shifter romance, Scorched is on sale for a limited time for only $.099!! Or FREE on KU! I hope you'll be able to pick up a copy!

Here's a short snippet!
I want you to stop writing about knights this instant, he demanded as he pounded up the stairs.

Sure. Anything you say.

They are... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 14:47 • 18 views
Lisa Shelby Lisa Shelby's blog:
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More, a You & Me novel, will be Live on March 18th!!!!

Mickey Jacobs and Alexandra Stotts have known each other since they were kids. Outwardly, living childhoods full of joy and laughter but privately both experiencing their ow... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 14:43 • 15 views
Jim   Lyon Jim Lyon's blog:




















http://www.audible.com/pd/Erotica-Sex...

STRICT, SENSUAL FEMALE DOMINATION AT ITS FINEST!

Have you ever imagined what it would feel like to have an athletic college student mercilessly trapped in a chastity cage...and you were holding the key?

The hotel room heats up as the strict and severe Alexis... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 14:14 • 19 views
Tammy Garrison Tammy Garrison's blog:
Lots of things going on. I just finished the first draft of a mid-grade novel and I'm dealing with some personal stuff. But the fun thing is... I'm in the cast of the local production of Sister Act. I have actual lines and everything!

This is super cool because I have never actually been in a sta... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 14:13 • 42 views
L.R.R. LeMarc L.R.R. LeMarc's blog:
I just wanted to announce that the book ' Poled by the voting booth will be on sale for 99 cents on Amazon tomorrow. Poled by the Voting Booth: A Gay Tentacle Erotica Story that Occasionally Seems Hetero Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 14:10 • 17 views
Christina Hoag Christina Hoag's blog:
Girl on the Brink A Novel by Christina Hoag
Today I'm on author Tam May's blog writing about my writing dreams as part of her "Author Dream Series. where guest authors talk about their writing dreams. Read on! Link at the end

When I was about six years old, I won a prize for “writing interesting stories” so I think writing was a gift I was... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 14:09 • 20 views
George Thomas Clark George Thomas Clark's blog:
President Trump goes undercover to watch a naturalization ceremony for new U.S. citizens.

Click to read:
http://www.georgethomasclark.com/?p=1...
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Published on February 22, 2017 13:49 • 16 views
Mindi Harris Mindi Harris's blog:
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Published on February 22, 2017 13:42 • 16 views
Carlos Pérez Casas Carlos Pérez Casas's blog:

Hay personajes que son de dominio público. Son tan conocidos y están tan presentes en la cultura de una sociedad que no tenemos ningún problema en ofrecer una opinión sobre ellos, sin ningún tipo de reparo o pensamiento sobre si estamos o no en lo cierto. ¿Acaso no lo sabemos todo sobre ellos? La...

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Published on February 22, 2017 06:33 • 14 views
Phillip Crawford Jr. Phillip Crawford Jr.'s blog:

Jayden Seeley from With Confidence beautifully delivers a simple ballad about a broken heart in Long Night off the band's album Better Weather.



Further reading (and listening) that may be of interest:


With Confidence Is A Must Listen

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Published on February 22, 2017 13:08 • 15 views
Karen GoatKeeper Karen GoatKeeper's blog:
The book is written. The author can sit back and relax.
Big joke.
The text may be done but the book isn't. The author better keep the computer up and running. It is add on time.
When a reader opens a book, there is a title page. This page doesn't appear by magic. It takes planning. What font fits th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 13:09 • 16 views
Lauren Isabelle Pierre Lauren Isabelle Pierre's blog:
Brown Girl DreamingBrown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


Brown Girl Dreaming truly deserved its awards!

Readers will be immersed into the active life of young Jaqueline Woodson. Through her light, yet meaningful free-verse poetry, she reveals antiquity through a child’s eyes, from her tod... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 13:04 • 21 views
J. Morgan Woodall J. Morgan Woodall's blog:
It is definitely tough being an author, publisher, the marketing and sales guy, the PR dude ... all in one.
But I love it! Very exciting to know people are reading what I write! Thanks to you all!
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Published on February 22, 2017 13:00 • 15 views
D.P. Prior D.P. Prior's blog:
Dead or Alive A Novella of Shadrak the Unseen by D.P. Prior

Dead or Alive: A Novella of Shadrak the Unseen

Shadrak the Unseen should have known better. Stealing from one wizard on behalf of another was the sort of job he’d sworn never to take. But times were tough and grief had left its mark.

The thing that should have really warned him off, though, was th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 12:51 • 14 views
Rival Gates Rival Gates's blog:
“Well Brodker, you have a guest. He talks a might boldly when the odds are twenty to one, but every fool is entitled to be heard. Very well, half-breed. I am Jamon Flageron. I am the Captain of the Blood Brotherhood claiming lordship over the Great Eastern Forest and the majority of the Unclaimed... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 12:40 • 37 views
Aaron Dennis Aaron Dennis's blog:
They Lurk Among Us is officially for sale at Smashwords!!!

https://www.smashwords.com/books/view...

The Lokians have been defeated. O'Hara has gone AWOL. His spec ops team has been disbanded and reassigned. The President of the North American Union is working with aliens. Gray-Human hybrids are con... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 12:37 • 58 views
Michele Hauf Michele Hauf's blog:
Hey, Goodreaders!
I'm looking for a readers who would like an advance reading copy of WICKED SEDUCTION: Venice Vampyr #5, and who would be willing to review it online. Tina Folsom set me loose and allowed me to play in her world of seductive vampires and exotic Venice, and I had such a great time!... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 12:34 • 51 views
Maggie Thom Maggie Thom's blog:
Start Writing a Compelling Fiction Book Blurb, Stop Writing a Synopsis.

It’s overtaking my life… I don’t know how to make it stop…

Are you frustrated with trying to write a compelling & interesting fiction book blurb? Does it take up a lot of your time? And it still doesn’t sound all that good?... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 12:34 • 18 views
Timons Esaias Timons Esaias's blog:
Is it wrong to drink Czar Nikolas II Nostalgia tea, while reading August 1914??
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Published on February 22, 2017 12:19 • 17 views
Marta Querol Marta Querol's blog:
A veces me pregunto de qué podremos escribir dentro de unos años. Esta semana, en la clase de Literatura Contemporánea, el tema era la literatura de posguerra en España y la censura en todos los ámbitos, pero, en particular, en el literario. Hay textos impagables ―véase una muestra― de censores v... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 22, 2017 12:07 • 13 views
Paul T. Dean Paul T. Dean's blog:
In 458 B.C. the Roman Senate appointed Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus dictator of Rome in order to rescue a Roman army. Cincinnatus left his farm, took control over the state and defeated Rome���s enemies. He then relinquished his power and returned to his farm. So ends most of the historical accou... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 18, 2017 16:00 • 1 view
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