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Andrew  Carter Andrew Carter's blog:
As I currently work in an office in the middle of nowhere, there are not many options for things to do on your lunch break. On my first day, I wandered around the industrial estate nearby in the drizzle and didn't particularly enjoy it. A middle aged colleague spotted me and gave me quizzical loo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 10:43 • 15 views
Jared Shurin Jared Shurin's blog:

Prince FoolsI'm reading and reviewing all ten finalists for the David Gemmell Legend Awards. You can follow along here. Voting has ended, but the prize isn't announced yet, so I'm forging on...

Prince of Fools (2014) is the start of a brand new series from Mark Lawrence. Lawrence's previous trilogy, The B...

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Published on August 03, 2015 06:15 • 1 view
Taylor Lavati Taylor Lavati's blog:
Picture We've chosen!

First I want to give a major shout-out to the girls from my Street Team (Lavati's Little Helpers) for being so amazing and coming up with the contest. Mercedes had the idea, and we ran with it. I've had a blast getting to see the entries and celebrating all month long. If you liked... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 08:56 • 3 views
Stephanie Morrill Stephanie Morrill's blog:
by Stephanie Morrill

Stephanie writes young adult contemporary novels and is the creator of GoTeenWriters.com. Her novels include The Reinvention of Skylar Hoyt series (Revell) and the Ellie Sweet books(Birch House Press). You can connect with her on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and check out s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 04:00 • 2 views
Sara Raasch Sara Raasch's blog:


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Published on August 03, 2015 05:05 • 4 views
V.W. Singer V.W. Singer's blog:
Awesomegang.com recently posted an author's interview with me and I thought I'd put a link here for anyone interested :)

Find out all the things you didn't want to know about me -

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Published on August 03, 2015 09:38 • 3 views
Sabrina Sol Sabrina Sol's blog:
It's almost here! I'm talking about release day for Come Undone, the box set featuring nine romance stories inspired by the music of Duran Duran. It seems like forever since my friend Louisa Bacio posted on Facebook that it would be fun to write stories based on the band's song titles. Of course,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 21:07 • 4 views
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Published on August 03, 2015 06:36 • 4 views
Jason Gurley Jason Gurley's blog:

I dropped out of college three times. The first was because of an all-consuming, newfound pleasure. The second, a Bible college, was because I learned how not to believe in god. The third was a tech school, where I was training for something I didn't really want to do.

The all-consuming pleasure t...

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Published on August 02, 2015 14:19 • 3 views
Hans M. Hirschi Hans M. Hirschi's blog:

This question was the topic at a recent convention I visited, and to be quite honest, I had never even contemplated this. In a panel discussion I was on, some author said that they would never read a book from an author who doesn't read books. At the time I thought this was a hypothetical remark,...

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Published on August 03, 2015 01:04 • 2 views
Niobia Bryant Niobia Bryant's blog:
ADMISSION OF LOVE | August 1st Series: Hot Holtsville #1 WINNER: 2000 Romance in Color Award for Best New Author and2000 Shades of Romance Award for Best African-American Romance ALL THAT GLITTERS, A LOVE THAT’S GOLD She’s at the top … Continue reading Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 07:55 • 3 views
Luisa Geisler Luisa Geisler's blog:
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Published on August 03, 2015 08:34 • 1 view
Kim M. Kimselius Kim M. Kimselius's blog:
Det här året har inte varit likt något tidigare år. Det har hänt så många tragiska saker som har skakat om både mig och mitt arbetsschema. Deadlines sköts ständigt framåt och framåt och framåt, allteftersom dödsfallen och olyckorna hopades.

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Published on August 02, 2015 21:00 • 2 views
Jolina Petersheim Jolina Petersheim's blog:

14245473056_704c2f4db3_oLast night, I was sitting in the field beside our house. The hay had just been cut and rolled into bales. The clouds were dark and rippling behind the tree tops; fireflies floated above the shorn grass.

My dog was beside me, wagging her tail. I could see my cat’s panther-black body slinking down...

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Published on August 03, 2015 07:26 • 4 views
Melanie Shankle Melanie Shankle's blog:

Dear Caroline,


Today you are twelve. I feel like every year I say that I can’t believe how old you are and wonder where the time has gone and I guess this year is no different. Someday, God willing, you’ll be blowing out the candles on your fortieth birthday cake and I’m still going to be wonderin...

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Published on August 02, 2015 23:36 • 4 views
Michelle Hauck Michelle Hauck's blog:
Last year I was a middle grade mentor and loved all the imaginative stories for kids. But I like to change things up, so this year something new!





Qualifications:

And so begins the brag-fest. Let's get that part over.

First, the oh-so-astonishing and exciting bio:

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Published on August 03, 2015 03:00 • 6 views
Amanda Meuwissen Amanda Meuwissen's blog:
I don’t think it can be said enough that reviews, comments, and simple little nudges of encouragement, are not only wonderful to receive as a writer, but the very foundations of what makes us want to write more. Don’t get me wrong, I’m sure I’d write even if I never received a single accolade, bu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 08:56 • 20 views
Amy Allen Clark Amy Allen Clark's blog:
plan-it-dont-panicAugust is here and for our family, that means returning to our crazy schedule of school and activities. We start school in two weeks and I am already trying to ease myself back into the schedule of morning routines to prepare for the brutal reality that is soon to come. In honor of this season [... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 04:00 • 1 view
C.P.D. Harris C.P.D. Harris's blog:

As I enjoy the aftermath of my latest release and wait for the birth of my first child really, really soon (~less than 3 weeks, fingers crossed) I am inclined to share some more of the inspirations that led me down the road to my first series. I discussed discovering the Gladiatorial types that h...

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Published on August 02, 2015 21:09 • 4 views
Christy Reece Christy Reece's blog:
I've been getting lots of emails and private messages asking various questions about my writing and what's up next. Here are answers to those questions, however, if you have a question I don't cover here, feel free to ask me in the comments section or send an email to Christy@ChristyReece.com.

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Published on August 03, 2015 08:31 • 3 views
A.L. Pagan A.L. Pagan's blog:
I published my book two weeks ago,what a busy two weeks it has been. I thought in my ignorance..."write a book and you are done." Whoa baby, was I in for a shock lol. Nope the bus did not stop there it continued to marketing, reviewing, websites building,Facebook pages. Oh let me not forget to me... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 08:26 • 6 views
Meenakshi Reddy Madhavan Meenakshi Reddy Madhavan's blog:
I wonder if I should start doing "what I did today" posts again on this blog. Hmm. It would be interesting for ME at any rate, because you know, diaries always are to the person who's writing them, but would you all be terribly bored? Shall we try for like a week?

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Published on August 02, 2015 21:02 • 2 views
Emma L. Adams Emma L. Adams's blog:


Ready. Set. WRITE! is a summer writing intensive hosted byAlison Miller,Jaime Morrow,Erin Funk,Elodie Nowodazkij,andKatie Upperman.It takes place between now and the 31st August.


1. How I did on last week’s goals

I finished my draft! :) It's 88K words, so I wrote 2000 this week.

I also added to my o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 03:30 • 3 views
S.J. Kincaid S.J. Kincaid's blog:

It’s been a while since I’ve updated this blog, so I thought I’d let you guys know what I’ve been up to!


I spent a month in Oregon and got to go bungee jumping. It was awesome.


View post on imgur.com



I won the Alabama Teen Author Award for INSIGNIA and attended a wonderful conference with Alabam...

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Published on August 02, 2015 22:06 • 3 views
J. Warner Wallace J. Warner Wallace's blog:

Can Naturalism Account for Human Dignity and ValueIn my latest book, God’s Crime Scene, I examine eight pieces of evidence in the universe by asking a simple investigative question: “Can I explain the evidence ‘in the room’ (of the natural universe) by staying ‘in the room’?” This is a question I ask at every death scene to determine if I actual...

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Published on August 03, 2015 05:00 • 2 views
Max Cummings Max Cummings's blog:
You've read Navy SEAL romance stories, but have you ever read one written by a REAL Navy veteran who actually worked with the teams? Now you can! Get an insider viewpoint of what these Naval Special Warfare Special Operators go through during the grueling six months of BUD/S - Basic Underwater De... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 07:58 • 4 views
Martina Boone Martina Boone's blog:
While we have six new release giveaways this week, we're also super excited to be giving away a copy of Compulsionby our founder, Martina Boone! Compulsion,Martina's YA debut, first came out in October 2014. Almost 10 months later, the paperback has been released, and we're giving one to you!

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Published on August 03, 2015 03:00 • 8 views
Pembroke Sinclair Pembroke Sinclair's blog:
The third book in the series, Good Intentions, was released last week. I thought it might be fun to give you a little background on where the idea for the books came from.

There is this notion that it is accepted and expected that women will fall for the “bad” boy. The belief is that with their u... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 02, 2015 23:00 • 2 views
Stella Riley Stella Riley's blog:

To celebrate the new look I’m giving to the Roundheads & Cavaliers series,


The Black Madonna will be on Amazon Countdown from August 10th


BM1 resized


A Splendid Defiance and Garland of Straw have also been up-dated – The King’s Falcon will follow in due course.

Anyone who purchased the original e...

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Published on August 03, 2015 07:26 • 4 views
Kelsey Sutton Kelsey Sutton's blog:
It's the big day! I'm finally able to the reveal cover of THE LONELY ONES. Coming out April 26th, 2016 from Philomel Books. I can't wait to share this story with you guys. Enter the giveaway to win a signed ARC!
Fain hasn’t always been lonely. Her family used to be close; she used to have good fr...
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Published on August 03, 2015 07:32 • 31 views
Karen Swart Karen Swart's blog:
Her Sinful Angel Blog Barrage

Her Sinful Angel, book eight in New York Times best-seller Felicity Heaton’s hot paranormal romance series, Her Angel, is now available in ebook and paperback. To celebrate the release, she’s holding a FANTASTIC GIVEAWAY at her website.

Find out how to enter the Her Sinful Angel international g...

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Published on August 03, 2015 01:00 • 2 views
Allan  Williams Allan Williams's blog:

IMG_5143 I was lucky to have spent much of the past month visiting family in and around Venice, steeping myself in the stories that run deep and dark like the murky waters of the Venetian Lagoon. I’m collecting the tales of my extended family for a project I hope to do one day, perhaps when I’m done wit...

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Published on August 02, 2015 16:50 • 1 view
Suzette R. Hinton Suzette R. Hinton's blog:

Ah, married life! The toilet seat left up. Shaved hairs in the sink. I, like any other woman, cringe when I see it. But what would it matter to have the toilet seat down if my husband weren't here with me?

When I got married, I was tempted to shift my focus from loving my husband to changing these... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 07:01 • 22 views
J.A. Huss J.A. Huss's blog:
Michelle Review’s Before We Were Strangers by Renee CarlinoBefore We Were Strangers Renee Carlino
Published on August 18, 2015
Genres: Contemporary, Romance
From the USA TODAY bestselling author of Sweet Thing and Nowhere But Here comes a love story about a Craigslist “missed connection” post that gives two people a second chance at love fifteen years...
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Published on August 03, 2015 04:00 • 5 views
Amelia C. Gormley Amelia C. Gormley's blog:

deehenn:

Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.-

Martin Luther King, Jr.

He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he who helps to perpetrate it. He who accepts evil without protesting against it is really cooperating with it.

Mar...

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Published on August 03, 2015 06:58 • 3 views
Barton Smock Barton Smock's blog:
poems from 'eating the animal back to life' (July 2015, 316 pages, 10.00)

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you strike me as an invasive listener. I love your body. loving mine doesn’t mean I’m not okay wearing too many clothes. does this make me look alone? like, crucifix-on-the-... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 03, 2015 06:59 • 6 views
Giovanna Fletcher Giovanna Fletcher's blog:


New blog post is up on Hello! www.hellomagazine.com xx

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Published on August 03, 2015 04:43 • 4 views
Lynnie Purcell Lynnie Purcell's blog:
I uploaded this last night. Just getting around to putting it on the site today. Traveling is hard. And fun. It's hard fun. Point is, there was a delay. That's why I'm wishing you all happy Saturdays. I may have over-explained.

I hope all of your Sundays are sexy beasts!
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Published on July 31, 2015 22:40 • 5 views
Nicholas Ahlhelm Nicholas Ahlhelm's blog:

Super powered fiction is clearly a growing field in publishing. Multiple young adult series every year now cover the field, independent authors are finding ways to live off the wages of their own series and even smaller publishers now see the light of making their own anthologies of super powered...

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Published on August 03, 2015 05:30 • 3 views
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