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Vanny Vorng Vanny Vorng's blog:
When the Khmer Rouge won the war in Cambodia, they orchestrated a mass exodus of the population away from the cities and into the countryside. Their goal, of course, was to usher in the return of a totally agrarian society. So, what good were cities? What good were finances or education or econom... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 18:09 • 27 views
Gail L. Winfree Gail L. Winfree's blog:

This story takes place in Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria, where a young couple discovers the magic of a homeless street dog.


Veliko’s Dogs


by Gail L. Winfree


 


The small hotel stood a block off the main road and was one of the cheapest in Veliko’s old town district. The young couple arrived there late in t...

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Published on April 27, 2017 17:14 • 16 views
Susan Buffum Susan Buffum's blog:
Black King Takes White Queen made it pretty far in the recent OZMA book AWARD making it to the finalist list for the shortlisted novels, and then being shortlisted in the group of novels from which the five finalists were selected for the Grand Prize award. I was excited and happy to have my nove... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 16:56 • 13 views
Phoenix Reads Phoenix Reads's blog:
Blood & Holy Water by Joynell Schultz
Well, this was different. Picture a vampire, Fin, who is also a doctor in a hospital. And picture an angel who thinks he holds the clue to find the miracle she needs to win her wings and the next level for her kind. But Fin has no time her frivolous silliness. He’s too busy avoiding his own kind... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 16:45 • 13 views
Tanya R. Taylor Tanya R. Taylor's blog:
The Haunting of Merci Hospital by Tanya R. Taylor
The HAUNTING of Merci Hospital
Some patients never leave...

Coming April 30th! Available to Pre-order

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Published on April 27, 2017 16:41 • 25 views
Montague Kobbé Montague Kobbé's blog:

Fidel Castro, once a major figure not only in Latin American but in world politics, died last November, cartoonishly withered and distanced from the limelight. Over the last ten years the fire inside the man who inspired more than a single generation had been dimming at the same rate as public in...

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Published on April 27, 2017 07:59 • 10 views
Josh Woodrose Josh Woodrose's blog:
I dreamt that Moby was my friend, or maybe more like my acquaintance. We would go out for coffee and talk about books. Vonnegut and Pynchon and Kafka. I'm sure Melville came up at some point. I asked him if he'd show me his NYC apartment/studio sometime, and he said sure.

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Published on April 27, 2017 15:57 • 15 views
Donald G. Firesmith Donald G. Firesmith's blog:
The Hollywood producer, Michael Chamoy, has acquired shopping rights to my Hell Holes trilogy and is hiring a writer to create a script and movie treatment with the goal of turning the books into a major feature film. Odds are still slim of it ever becoming a movie, but I will remain hopeful. The... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 15:32 • 13 views
Cassie James Cassie James's blog:
Dark Breaks the DawnDark Breaks the Dawn by Sara B. Larson

My rating: 5 of 5 stars



Thanks to the publisher for providing an ARC in exchange for an honest review. This doesn't in any way influence my opinion on it.

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Sara B. Larson has been on my must get list ever since the Defy trilogy. I knew her YA Fantasy series w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 14:51 • 42 views
D.J. Jamison D.J. Jamison's blog:

If you haven’t noticed, my books have a lot of heart. No, I mean literally. My series is called Hearts and Health. It’s a series of love stories, of course, about medical professionals in a small fictional town in Kansas.

Heart Trouble
, the first book in the series, is on sale for 99 cents leading...

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Published on April 27, 2017 12:55 • 12 views
Laline Paull Laline Paull's blog:
The first reviews are coming out and it's a funny time - I'm conscious of what a wonderful position I'm in - my second novel being published - but also that there is something inherently unhealthy to the part that writes, to be in this pending state. I have book 3 cooking, but the new baby needs... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 13:46 • 16 views
Cornelius  Moore Cornelius Moore's blog:
Tomorrow will be the first of the last three days you will be able to download by book, 'The Club' for free.

For one day only, April 27, 2017 you will be able to download my book -

In light of the more decent issues I've been having with Amazon, I ask that you please write a review after you've re... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 13:51 • 37 views
T.S. Hall T.S. Hall's blog:
Sonora and the Scroll of Alexandria (Book #2) will be released next Saturday (May 6th, 2017)! You can pre-order a kindle e-book copy here: http://a.co/20NQc4W

The paperback version is now available and can be purchased here: http://a.co/0xoVwuQ

Come join the adventure!

Sonora and the Scroll of Alexandria (Sonora #2) by T.S. Hall





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Published on April 27, 2017 13:08 • 43 views
David  Whelan David Whelan's blog:
A strange occurence happened this week whereby a soldier is to be released after been imprisoned for shooting an injured Taliban soldier. Now in my eyes, why the hell was he imprisoned for doing his job? Wouldn't being a soldier be a pointless waste of time if you can't shoot an enemy?
I get it if... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 13:06 • 43 views
Jeremy Robert Johnson Jeremy Robert Johnson's blog:




Named one of the most anticipated books of 2017 by LitReactor and Big Other and one of the Science Fiction & Fantasy Books Everyone Will Be Talking About by Kirkus/Black Gate.



Includes "When Susurrus Stirs," the basis for the award-winning motion picture of the same name. Features an I... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 12:56 • 20 views
Christian Alex Breitenstein Christian Alex Breitenstein's blog:
It's been a long, long time, I know. Far too long, I know that too.

But it's here. Finally.

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Published on April 27, 2017 12:56 • 14 views
Ken Craft Ken Craft's blog:
Je regrette, but it’s true. I play favorites among my children. No, not those children. My poetry children. What’s weird is, often a published author’s favorite poems are not ones that ever saw the light of poetry-published day in a journal or magazine. You will not find them on the book’s acknow... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 12:39 • 22 views
Pat Dunlap Evans Pat Dunlap Evans's blog:
STARTING APRIL 29 ... Just in time for #mysteryweek

Out and In a women's mystery-thriller by Pat Dunlap Evans My novel OUT AND IN will be 99 cents to start out on a Kindle Countdown Deal, beginning April 29. Originally priced at $7.99, you can get it for a real bargain. But hurry. The price increases a wee bit each day until May 6, when it returns to $... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 12:52 • 14 views
Blaque Diamond Blaque Diamond's blog:
As of right now I am working on my 3rd publication. It is a romance story that takes place in the city where I live which is Greensboro, North Carolina. This is not my hometown but it is where I now rest my head. My local readers will be happy to see quite a few familiar streets and places. This... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 12:29 • 1 view
Warren Fahy Warren Fahy's blog:
Face of the Day – Arboreal alligator lizard (Abronia graminea): https://featuredcreature.com/wp-conte...
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Published on April 27, 2017 12:22 • 12 views
Kimberly Labor Kimberly Labor's blog:
Part 19: A sad assortment of Parisian characters and the need for courage
PARIS BROKE ME (IN)
Student Days in the City of Light & Darkness, 1977
11 April
1:00 I’m finding Paris irritating. Went to an exposition of André Masson, surrealism, and understood nothing of it. But I visited Parvine, a gi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 12:17 • 20 views
Ben Goodridge Ben Goodridge's blog:
Six books behind.

Conspiracies are afoot to deprive me of vital reading time. The first of these is increased work hours - since mid-February, I've been plunged into a maelstrom of six-day work weeks that have pierced my weekends to the bone. It's also sent my schedule see-sawing from shift to shi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 12:09 • 12 views
Joey W. Hill Joey W. Hill's blog:

A talented author I respect recently told me about some feedback she’d received from a reader. Because the author wasn’t “in the BDSM lifestyle," the reader refused to give her BDSM romance a try. Not even an excerpt or teaser. So, hmm. Three thoughts come to mind:

1. Let’s count ourselves lucky t...

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Published on April 27, 2017 12:32 • 292 views
Arthur  Graham Arthur Graham's blog:
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Dear fellow Goodreaders,

Just writing to inform you that I just so happen to have some extra copies of Tanuki Tango Overdrive and The Sugarhouse Papers at the moment, and I'm selling 'em signed for $10 each (includes shipping). Buy 'em both, get one HALF OFF!!!





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Published on April 27, 2017 11:35 • 49 views
Julian P. Flores Julian P. Flores's blog:
Hicks Road: Jacob's Story is now officially on Smashwords!

#hicksroad #sanjose #california #smashwords


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Published on April 27, 2017 11:28 • 14 views
Cary Neeper Cary Neeper's blog:
Men on Strike Why Men Are Boycotting Marriage, Fatherhood, and the American Dream - and Why It Matters by Helen SmithMen On Strike: Why Men Are Boycotting Marriage, Fatherhood, and the American Dream—and Why It Matters by Helen Smith, New York, Encounter Books, 2013. The Lessons of History by Will and Ariel Durant, New York, Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 1968, 1996)Will Durant 1968

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Published on April 27, 2017 11:24 • 27 views
Robert Burton Robinson Robert Burton Robinson's blog:
COLD GROUND GINGER (Ginger Lightley Cozy Mystery Series - Book 3)
She's framed and murdered...but not quite dead.


Read the first three chapters on the Kindle Scout website and have a chance to get a FREE copy of the ebook from Amazon.

Amazon says: Kindle Scout is reader-powered publishing for...
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Published on April 27, 2017 11:41 • 17 views
Kira Tynan Kira Tynan's blog:
I LOVE to write on my lunch hours at work. But what I HATE is having to stop writing in the middle of a perfectly good thought process, argh!!!
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Published on April 27, 2017 11:21 • 17 views
John D. Moulton John D. Moulton's blog:
I am incredibly encouraged by the reviews and feedback I have received so far, from professional review organizations, and avid readers here at GoodReads and elsewhere.

Here are a few examples:

KIRKUS BOOK REVIEW (excerpts):
“The author forges riveting back stories ... also smart effervescent prose.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 11:39 • 14 views
Peggy Kopman-Owens Peggy Kopman-Owens's blog:
“The good life is only good – if you take time to share
delicious food, interesting friends, and a tantalizing mystery.”

Guest: Tim Flanagan
Interviewer: Peggy Kopman-Owens

 
Tim: Bonjour Peg. Thanks for inviting me.


(Artwork©Tim Flanagan)


Peg: We’ve known each other for a few years now – from our... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 13:06 • 81 views
Eve Langlais Eve Langlais's blog:
  KING: Five Star Top Pick @ Night Owl Reviews: “I can reveal nothing without ruining the story but can say this; buckle up for a fabulous ride. The author paints a vivid picture of each adventure as well as...
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Published on April 27, 2017 05:29 • 14 views
Erwin K. Thomas Erwin K. Thomas's blog:
Hafu Sans Halo – Book One
Judge by the Cover (2017) by Melissa Abigail

Overall, it was great to see Haruna come to consider Ryu as an orphan like herself. Some highlights in this novel are endearing:

• It was great that the author introduced a scene where Haruna and Ryu had to be on the same team f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 10:16 • 31 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
First 2 Seaside Summers books are FREE! For a limited time get SEASIDE DREAMS and SEASIDE HEARTS free <3

➜Kindle - http://smarturl.it/SSummers_Amazon
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➜Nook - http://bit.ly/2p7gtGy
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Published on April 27, 2017 10:15 • 9 views
J.M.  Miller J.M. Miller's blog:
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Whew, it has been a busy month! The schedule for Fallen Flame is beginning to move quickly. Right now, it's with my awesome beta readers. After they send it back (hopefully not too torn up Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 09:24 • 23 views
Catherine Coulter Catherine Coulter's blog:
April 27th -- Thursday and guess what? Quarterly author's lunch here at my house -- I've posted photos of these gorgeous women. So lots of laughter and champagne flowing today and it's sunny and warm.
Now, swarming -- this isn't at all like "flash mobs" -- a local Apple store was swarmed, millions... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 09:49 • 24 views
Simi Sunny Simi Sunny's blog:
It feels great to be a Goodreads Author. I've always dreamed of being here to not only share my love of books, but also share my stories to the world. Hopefully, you can all read my latest novel, The White Sirens. Trust me! If you read it, you cannot take your eyes off of that book. It is filled... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 09:35 • 18 views
Rhonda Fink-Whitman Rhonda Fink-Whitman's blog:
Join us on Tues,. May 2nd as "94 Maidens" author Rhonda Fink-Whitman speaks to the Rotary Club of Bensalem at Michael’s Family Restaurant & Diner at 3340 Street Rd, Bensalem, PA at 12:00 noon. Rhonda will speak about her book and how it led her to work toward expanded Holocaust and genocide e... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 09:14 • 14 views
Jim Vuksic Jim Vuksic's blog:
Ignoring or delaying a project that requires a great deal of preparation, time and energy is very tempting.

Whenever I am tempted to postpone or neglect doing something that I would rather not, even though it is the smart or right thing to do, I remember a quote I read more than fifty years ago. "... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 08:40 • 13 views
Mark Wheaton Mark Wheaton's blog:
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If you’re in the mood for an atmospheric, Tuscany-shot supernatural thriller this weekend, Eric D. Howell’s Voice from the Stone enters theaters in limited release and everywhere on VOD. It is based on the acclaimed novel, La voce della pietra, from Italian poet and translator Silvio Raffo and co... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 08:40 • 15 views
Beth Rinyu Beth Rinyu's blog:
Easy Silence - Sale
Need a good old ugly cry? Well, I have the book for you...and, it's only .99 cents until May 1st (Free to Kindle Unlimited Subscribers) So, grab some tissues and download your copy today!



They say you never forget your first love. No matter how many more come along or how much t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 08:27 • 21 views
Heather Day Gilbert Heather Day Gilbert's blog:
Interview and Giveaway with Karin Kaufman, Author of the Anna Denning Mystery Series

 


My author guest today is one of my favorite mystery authors, Karin Kaufman. I’ve read every book in Karin’s Colorado-set Anna Denning Mystery series, and folks, these are books where it’s nearly impossible to guess whodunit! Bitter Roots is Book 5 in this excellent series, and it was one of my...

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Published on April 27, 2017 08:12 • 14 views
A.J. Culpepper A.J. Culpepper's blog:
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Published on April 27, 2017 08:24 • 14 views
Jürgen  Vogel Jürgen Vogel's blog:
Natürlich gibt es auch zu dem neuen Buch selbst eine Verlosung :-)

Es gibt auch hier 5 Taschenbuch-Exemplare zu gewinnen. Die Verlosung startet ebenfalls am kommenden Mittwoch.





Goodreads Book Giveaway






Bittersüße Wahrheiten


by Jürgen Vogel




Giveaway ends May 11, 2017.



See the giveaway detai...

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Published on April 27, 2017 07:49 • 25 views
James Minter James Minter's blog:
Because Self-Publishing Works (Everything I Learned About How to Publish a Book)Because Self-Publishing Works by V.V. Cam

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


Self-publishing is now a very accepted way to bring your novel to market – even the most successful authors like JK Rowling are using this approach. However, writing a novel to the standards demanded by readers is, in many writers m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 07:31 • 77 views
Sylvia Vetta Sylvia Vetta's blog:
It’s not often that I post a book to Highclere Castle alias Downton Abbey. For the castaway series I have interviewed people in some wonderful settings but Highclere Castle was probably the grandest. Fiona (Lady) Carnarvon told me she is an avid reader and always has a pile of books by her bed. A... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 07:06 • 18 views
Chris Pepple Chris Pepple's blog:
Thistle Farms in Nashville has a quote that they use a lot. "Love heals." That is such a powerful statement even though it seems so simple. What does that mean? For me, yesterday brought two perfect examples.

First, my best friend in Nashville sent me a beautiful picture for my wall. She became my... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 07:01 • 23 views
Cecily Wolfe Cecily Wolfe's blog:


I am so excited to announce the launch of K.M. Hodge’s third book in her Syndicate-born Trilogy. True Blue Son is the most thrilling and suspenseful book yet. Are you new to the series? You can get a FREE sample of the award winning first book in series, Red on the Run: Red on the Run. If you pic... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 27, 2017 06:44 • 33 views
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