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Marie Lu Marie Lu's blog:


My first Harry Potter Wizarding World experience with amazing friends! Writers/readers are the best crowddd!!

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Published on August 01, 2015 08:33 • 3 views
Kathryn  Warner Kathryn Warner's blog:
Edward II's queen Isabella of France, then eighteen years old, visited her homeland in March/April 1314 to petition her father Philip IV on some matters concerning her husband's duchy of Gascony. Isabella arrived in Paris on 16 March 1314, the day after her father had Jacques de Molay, Grand Mast... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 04:29 • 1 view
Vannetta Chapman Vannetta Chapman's blog:

2014-06-04 14.18.22I’m so excited to announce the release of Brian’s Choice and introduce you to the community of Cody’s Creek, Oklahoma.


I travelled to the Amish community of Chouteau before I began writing this series. It’s located 40 minutes to the east of Tulsa, a straight shot down US-412. Chateau was originall...

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Published on August 01, 2015 07:20 • 5 views
Elizabeth Eiler Elizabeth Eiler's blog:


I am over the blue moon to announce that Swift and Brave: Sacred Souls of Animals is published!

This book was a three-year labor of love. Some of the insights within the pages could only have come from living a range of experiences. There were times when prayer, grieving, and healing were require... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 14:11 • 2 views
Veronica Del Rosa Veronica Del Rosa's blog:
It’s almost that time again… camping! Last trip was cancelled due to thunderstorms.. As much as I love camping, there’s no way I want to do that in while it’s pouring down, especially with an energetic kid who can’t run … Continue reading Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 07:33 • 1 view
Kristen Painter Kristen Painter's blog:

Welcome to Nocturne Falls, the town that celebrates Halloween 365 days a year. The tourists think it’s all a show: the vampires, the werewolves, the witches, the occasional gargoyle flying through the sky. But the supernaturals populating the town know better.


Pageflex Persona [document: PRS0000026_00034]Living in Nocturne Falls means bein...

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Published on August 01, 2015 06:56 • 1 view
Kenzie Cade Kenzie Cade's blog:

This is a new one because, well, it’s my first Flash Fiction Friday and it’s really… um… non-fiction. I decided to join Chuck Wendig’s prompts and expand my horizons on the writing front. Lo and behold, my first attempt is not really fiction, so I’m gonna try to make it flashy!

Once upon a time, t...

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Published on July 31, 2015 03:00 • 4 views
Latashia Figueroa Latashia Figueroa's blog:



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I have to admit, and many will disagree, but I liked this book more than Gillian Flynn’spopular book,Gone Girl. Gone Girl is witty andsuspenseful, lots of twists and turns. However, I found myself drawn to the characters Paula Hawkins created in her killerdebut novel.With a haunting and myst...

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Published on August 01, 2015 07:16 • 2 views
Blak Rayne Blak Rayne's blog:
Coming in August!You've got to read this book! There's so much talent between the covers it will leave you craving for more! #TeasetoPlease50 Tease to Please EXTRAORDINARY AUTHOR EXCERPTS from 50 NYT, USA Today & Amazon Bestselling Authors Releasing August
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Published on July 30, 2015 21:55 • 1 view
John A. Little John A. Little's blog:
THE TRUE HISTORY OF IRELAND – PART ONE
(A humorous dialogue between Anglo-Ireland and Irish-Ireland)

Question: When and where did the Irish language originate?
Answer: Probably around 500 years B.C. with the arrival of the barbaric pagan Celtic tribes who were spreading throughout Central Europe. S... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 13:41 • 4 views
Eve Langlais Eve Langlais's blog:

What would you do if a naked alien materialized in your living room and told you he was your leader?


“Surely this feisty, argumentative female could not be his life mate? Docile, he’d specifically written docile when he’d filled in his request for a mate. And this was who the spirits of his ance...

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Published on August 01, 2015 05:00 • 3 views
Michael   O'Neill Michael O'Neill's blog:

Hi;


Thanks for the support for book 3. I hope you have enjoyed it. Cover for book 4 is out. Thoughts?


BRETWALDA - SMALL


As with all my covers, Paganus has done an excellent job. His website:http://paganus.weebly.com/

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Published on July 31, 2015 06:00 • 1 view
Jon Michaelsen Jon Michaelsen's blog:

Ten Little Lesbians


by


Kate Mac


Blurb:


Ten women, guests at the lesbian-owned Adelheid Inn, are stranded in the Cascade Mountains after a mudslide closes the only road out. One goes missing. One is killed. More than one is not who she pretends to be, and every one of them has a secret....

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Published on August 01, 2015 07:36 • 2 views
Julia Quinn Julia Quinn's blog:

Earlier in 2015, fifteen years of the Bridgertons were celebrated on NPR. Yesterday the Bridgertons—all of them—made it onto NPR’s list of 100 great romances. NPR listeners sent inover 18,000 of their favorites, and from that, some romance experts chose the final 100.It’s a swoon-worthy list for...

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Published on July 30, 2015 14:35 • 4 views
Mary Robinette Kowal Mary Robinette Kowal's blog:

Why, yes. I *am* making a key lime pie from scratch.While I’ve been visiting my parents, I’ve been making the occasional pie. The first night, I made a key lime pie and my youngest niece, who had never experienced one, fell in love with it. Not surprising. So, I made one the next week. It is one ofthe easiest pies to make, and people rave over it....

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Published on July 31, 2015 13:20 • 2 views
Cindy Dees Cindy Dees's blog:

Here’s the next piece in the publicity plan for our epic fantasy book coming out in six weeks. A good discussion forum tool is not cheap, but it makes for a GREAT reader experience when your fans visit the website associated with the books.

Remember, the idea is to give away lots of free content a...

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Published on August 01, 2015 12:09 • 2 views
Andrea N. Carr Andrea N. Carr's blog:
I have to wonder what, does this mean. My ex boyfriend got word to me It’s okay, if I come in the interim to him. While, I build or find a place to live. Hmmm, I am trying to figure…

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Published on August 01, 2015 13:14 • 1 view
Aidan Moher Aidan Moher's blog:
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Via their blog, Harper Voyager announced today that Becky Chambers’ critically-acclaimed science fiction novel, The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet will be coming to the United States this year. It was acquired by Kelly O’Connor, Assistant Editor at HarperCollins Publishers. Chambers initially...

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Published on July 31, 2015 11:15 • 2 views
A. Evermore A. Evermore's blog:


They have been promised for awhile and now they are finally here!


You can now get the first 12 chapters of Dark Moon Rising and The Fall Of Celene for FREE

It’s so easy, all you need to do is to the home page hereAEvermore.com and tell me where to send them.


You will also automatically be added t...

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Published on May 22, 2015 08:15 • 4 views
Raine O'Tierney Raine O'Tierney's blog:


If you're looking to buy my bookSweet Giordan, Please Remember...unfortunately you'll have to wait. (I'm sorry!) Itis *temporarily* out of print. (What? What?! WHAT???) But do not worry! The sweet amnesiac is returning SOON with a fresh, shiny edit and an expanded story line!
The Hearts in Reveri... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 20:09 • 2 views
Nimmu Nimmu's blog:
Copyright Nimmu Rani 2013
All rights reserved

WINGS


You were born with potential


You were born with goodness and trust


You were born with ideals and dreams


You were born with greatness


You were born with wings


You are not meant for crawling so don’t


You have wings… Learn to use them and fly!


~Rumi





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Published on August 01, 2015 01:00 • 4 views
Jennifer Sauer Jennifer Sauer's blog:
Greetings, faithful readers!

Last Friday I promised you a western and a western you shall get.

Bella's story has changed drastically in terms of characters, but at its core it's very much the same. A man arrives at place he just bought only to find that there are already people living there. Except... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 31, 2015 15:12 • 2 views
Peg Herring Peg Herring's blog:
THE DEAD DETECTIVE AGENCY is free for Kindle right now: August 1st through the 4th.

http://www.amazon.com/Dead-Detective-...

This is a re-release, so you might have read it, but if you haven't yet met Seamus, Dead Detective, and if you have a sense of humor about the Afterlife, you might enjoy th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 02:58 • 5 views
Daniel Ausente Daniel Ausente's blog:


A estas alturas, a poco que se sigan las novedades tebeíles por blogs y redes sociales, seguro que ya han recibido el mensaje: Chapuzas de Amor , la más reciente novela gráfica de Jaime Hernández editada por aquí (vía La Cúpula), es una lectura enorme, buenísima, de lo mejor en lo que llevamos... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 14:23 • 1 view
Claire M. Banschbach Claire M. Banschbach's blog:
Want to know something exciting? :) Yup, that’s right! Minutes before writing this post, I passed my goal of 10,000 words! That might not seem like much, but between working and editing my novella, I didn’t think I was going … Continue reading Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 09:11 • 5 views
Mike  Robbins Mike Robbins's blog:
Amazon's elegant widget
"Delighted that Amazon has finally devised an efficient widget for sending long blog posts to Kindle. I've just been testing it on my own blog and it works really well, both for Kindle Paperwhite and for the Kindle app on my tablet. I've now put it on all the longer posts,...
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Published on August 01, 2015 13:02 • 5 views
Lacey Dancer Lacey Dancer's blog:

What happens when a friend, thousands of miles away needs my new book from her local library? What happens is Carol moves into action and requests Care Giving: Real Life Answers. She had to wait while Yelm Timberline Library in Yelm, Washington approved and ordered the book. Carol just emailed me...

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Published on July 31, 2015 12:37 • 2 views
Richard Warren Richard Warren's blog:
This is a 'dark fantasy' tale, and contains graphic detail, intended for a mature audience only.
Free copies of various volumes of "Middle Earth: The Scented Garden" are made available on an occasional basis on Amazon, as Kindle ebooks.

Various Amazon schemes give you free access all the time, to a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 12:59 • 1 view
Julie Sondra Decker Julie Sondra Decker's blog:
I'm probably going to write about this topic again in the future, because I have a lot to say about it, but today I'm going to talk a little about responsibility.

As a person who's been creating content for and about asexuality since the late 90s, I've been around the block a few times. Probably b... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 11:42 • 1 view
Kate Pullinger Kate Pullinger's blog:
One of the many things that has kept me away from this blog over the past six months was MIX Digital, the third iteration of the conference originally founded at Bath Spa by my colleague Lucy English. This year we shifted the conference location from Corsham Court to Newton Park; we had around 10... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 06:54 • 2 views
Ashlee Willis Ashlee Willis's blog:

Yep. It’s that time.


Within a week, I’ll have the physical proof of my novella in my hands. If no changes are necessary (*fingers crossed/teeth gritted*) I will be announcing the official release date for A Wish Made of Glass very soon. And when I say soon . . . I mean, this little book will be re...

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Published on July 31, 2015 05:00 • 4 views
Heather  C. Leigh Heather C. Leigh's blog:
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Published on July 31, 2015 18:52 • 5 views
Lydia Michaels Lydia Michaels's blog:
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Published on July 30, 2015 20:16 • 4 views
Katrina Leno Katrina Leno's blog:

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Yesterday my car was struck in a hit & run, two weeks ago my cat had surgery from which he may or may not recover, and today I finished a read-through of a first draft of a new book and sent it to my agent.


It’s weird, isn’t it, the patterns of anxiety, the slow creep of stress. Sometimes y...

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Published on July 30, 2015 12:13 • 4 views
Roxie Prince Roxie Prince's blog:


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Published on July 31, 2015 13:30 • 1 view
Jeff VanderMeer Jeff VanderMeer's blog:

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(Shared Worlds 2015 poster and student writing book cover. Art by Jeremy Zerfoss.)


For eight years I’ve been a part of Shared Worlds, a unique SF/Fantasy writing camp located at Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina. I currently serve asco-director of the camp, with founder Jeremy L.C...

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Published on August 01, 2015 07:12 • 4 views
Barry Eisler Barry Eisler's blog:
Life is too short to continually respond to self-serving publishing establishment bloviation, so I was going to ignore this American Booksellers Association “interview” of Mary Rasenberger, the Executive Director of the Authors Guild. It’s such a regurgitation of long-since debunked legacy publis... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 12:09 • 3 views
Elizabeth Moon Elizabeth Moon's blog:
Yesterday, July 31, I finished the sixth pair of "sporty-shorty" summer socks for 2015. One to go, before going back to longer socks. This pair combined two "leftover" yarns from longer socks. The green is Ella rae Classic, color #90, which is actually more emerald than the picture shows. The blu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 12:23 • 4 views
David Brin David Brin's blog:
== Recent excitement ==
The best year for human space exploration since 1972 only keeps getting better.For exampleâ
Pluto is getting weirder. Smooth craterless plains. Regions cracked likedrying mudon a giant scale. Atmosphere extends over 1000 miles from the surface. Visible wind-streaks on the s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 01, 2015 10:28 • 6 views
Sharon Lee Sharon Lee's blog:

First, we’ll take a look at the past.


In the recent past — yesterday, in fact — Steve celebrated the 65th anniversary of his natal day. Here’s a picture of him with a couple of party guests:


Steve (in flowered shirt), Catbus, Totoro. July 31 2015. Picture by Sharon Lee

Steve (in flowered shirt), Catbus, Totoro. July 31 2015. Picture by Sharon Lee


In keeping with the Cat Farm’...

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Published on August 01, 2015 09:56 • 2 views
Rick DeStefanis Rick DeStefanis's blog:
So, is it me, or is the world freaking nuts? Okay, this idiot wants to kill a lion with his little bow and arrow. I’m sure he thinks this makes him some kind of macho hero hunter in someone’s eyes…not … Continue reading Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 30, 2015 17:52 • 4 views
Catherine Ryan Hyde Catherine Ryan Hyde's blog:









For those of you who want to know what's coming next, I present my forthcoming novel Ask Him Why.

This blog postis something of a cover reveal, among other things. And I hope you like it as much as I do.

Yes, the torn fence has an important meaning in the story. You'll see.

I've set up a book page f...

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Published on August 01, 2015 08:56 • 5 views
Victor Milán Victor Milán's blog:

It takes a lot to bump my getting my first-ever book trailer off the headline. But that was accomplished by the unexpected apparition of this little right here:


DinoLords Launch Trike!


Yes, that little baby comes from a plug for the Worldwide Launch Party at the Jean Cocteau Cinema for The Dinosaur Lords


By none othe...

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Published on July 30, 2015 09:06 • 1 view
Mati Raine Mati Raine's blog:
Freak of Nature Author: Julia Crane
Publisher: Valknut Press
Release Date:February 2nd, 2013Source:Free E-book off Amazon
Donate Body to Science. Check.
When seventeen-year-old Kaitlyn checked the box, she never suspected she’d have her life–and her body–stolen from her. She awakens one day in a sec...
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Published on July 31, 2015 11:47 • 11 views
Mark R. Levin Mark R. Levin's blog:
The line between socialism and the Democrat party is so blurred that Rep. Debbie Wasserman-Schultz can't even answer what the difference is
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Published on July 31, 2015 19:05 • 3 views
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