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J.D. Cunegan J.D. Cunegan's blog:
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While I love a great many different types of stories, the superhero genre has always had a certain appeal to me. After all, I never considered being a writer until I discovered comic books — X-Men, to be exact — and even today, the super... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 13:34 • 17 views
Donald W. Desaulniers Donald W. Desaulniers's blog:
On Sunday (August 19th) I'm giving away four novels.
The first three have sad endings so be prepared for a good cry.
The final book has a happy ending.
I hope my readers enjoy these free offerings.


THE LORD SNATCHES AWAY
LAWYER IN THE TOILET
A RETIRED LAWYER'S DOOMED ROMANCE

LOATHING THE LAWYER, LOVING... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 13:12 • 1 view
Lucas Gabriel Lucas Gabriel's blog:
The Geography of Bliss: One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places in the WorldThe Geography of Bliss: One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places in the World by Eric Weiner

My rating: 3 of 5 stars


I would rate this book 3.5 stars. This book promised to be funny and profound. It was definitely entertaining and funny but moments of profundity were fairly scarce. This read muc... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 12:54 • 8 views
Marguerite Martin Gray Marguerite Martin Gray's blog:
Don't lose sight of common sense and discernment…They keep you safe on your way." Proverbs 3:21-23

My daughter and I had planned our dream trip to France for over six months. We envisioned a three-week road trip to places we each wanted to revisit or to explore for the first time. Any adventure I... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 12:08 • 9 views
Ana-Maria Negrilă Ana-Maria Negrilă's blog:
Am auzit un foșnet lângă fereastra camerei de zi, acolo unde se afla scara de incendiu. De data asta nu mai era reclama Kod-Konsol, cineva umbla la fereastră, încercând să-o deschidă din exterior. Am stins lanterna și m-am ghemuit pe covorul moale. Mi-am căutat arma și am reglat discurile în așa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 11:36 • 21 views
Shannon Heuston Shannon Heuston's blog:
Mr. Rogers Neighborhood was the first program I watched regularly. I remember crying at the end of an episode at the age of four years old when he said, "See you next week." I couldn't wait another week to see Mr. Rogers! Fortunately, he was always on the very next day. I loved him probably just... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 11:13 • 10 views
George Thomas Clark George Thomas Clark's blog:
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Published on August 18, 2018 10:48 • 8 views
Sharon Kay Penman Sharon Kay Penman's blog:
I am happy to report that Holly is finally in the homestretch and the finish line is in sight. The vet saw her again today and was very pleased with her progress; the ulcerated eye seems healed. So her only lingering symptom from her ordeal is that her ears are still green; for reasons no one can... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 10:44 • 16 views
Manus Dare Manus Dare's blog:

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The Game Part 4 is now available on Amazon! Enjoy the explosive conclusion to The Game series!


Sometimes, the best games are the ones you play with family.


Pete and I have been married for seven years and the fire that used to burn hot between us has dwindled to smoldering embers....

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Published on August 12, 2018 11:55 • 9 views
Simi Sunny Simi Sunny's blog:
Hey, everyone. What a hectic week it has been for me. I can honestly say that I was stressed out from work, after covering for someone. Later on, I will be even more busy, but I will do my best to relax and take it easy on myself.

I just wanted to share my rejection story, because I could shed so... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 10:22 • 14 views
Gregor Xane Gregor Xane's blog:
I've got a new story in a forthcoming Halloween anthology entitled Doorbells at Dusk . The art for this one was created by the exceptional Mikio Murakami.

The ebook is available on Amazon for pre-order now .

The official release date is September 3rd, 2018.

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Published on August 18, 2018 10:06 • 14 views
J.K. Duval J.K. Duval's blog:
A friend asked the other day why I named all the characters Jordan in my recent book, my answer was simple. My desire was to make the focus on the scene descriptions and the name Jordan is such a great Unisex name equally strong as a female character or a male character. Plus I just like the name... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 10:00 • 10 views
Robert  Childs Robert Childs's blog:
When I released my first novel "Third Power" upon the world, I was cautiously optimistic. After all, I did my homework and that research showed a self-published first work by a no name author could expect to sell 300-500 copies in its first year--and that's if you had a decent story to tell. Well... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 09:51 • 11 views
Sherryl D. Hancock Sherryl D. Hancock's blog:
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Published on August 18, 2018 09:42 • 6 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
A pic of me in Los Angeles yesterday en route to interview for a big tv show (an NDA doesn't allow me to say more, but #transhumanism grows)! Will share when it airs.

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fb... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 09:40 • 6 views
Jacqueline Diamond Jacqueline Diamond's blog:
Once again, I'm joining with other authors in a giveaway with prizes, from a Kindle Fire to chocolates! No cost to enter. Plus a great book sale with 99 cent and free books to discover.

Here's the link: https://bookwrapt.com/love-to-last-gi...

In addition, I've just put another offbeat romantic com... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 09:31 • 8 views
Addison Cole Addison Cole's blog:
Sweet with Heat: Seaside Summers features a group of fun, flirty, and emotional friends who gather each summer at their Cape Cod cottages. They're sassy, flawed, and so easy to relate to, you'll be begging to enter their circle of friends! ✦✦ LOVERS AT SEASIDE narrated by LUCY RIVERS and AIDEN SN... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 09:28 • 9 views
Kristi Zeyn Kristi Zeyn's blog:
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No matter how many times you fell, just remember that you can always get up. If you can not get up, crawl to your dream. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 09:28 • 8 views
Andrew Pender-Smith Andrew Pender-Smith's blog:
This is an extract from my new novella 'The Warnings'.

The Warnings

‘There is no hillside without a grave.’

Meaning: Death is unavoidable and will find you wherever you go. (Old Zulu proverb.)

No one visits the old property anymore. They dare not. The locals keep away and tell children and newcomers... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 09:26 • 2 views
Amy  Stewart Amy Stewart's blog:
We're giving away 12 copies of Miss Kopp Just Won't Quit right here on Goodreads. Head over there now to enter!
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Published on August 18, 2018 09:25 • 12 views
Anthea T Piscarik Anthea T Piscarik's blog:
I don’t shy away from a mirror. Even on a bad day, I prefer to check in to see if I look tired, energized, or somewhere in between.
As a child, I remember hearing “If you look in a mirror long enough, you’ll see the devil.” Those words were supposedly attached to some old Irish saying. It doesn’t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 09:08 • 34 views
T.E. Killian T.E. Killian's blog:
Stillwater Mystery Series (Novel Set # 1-3)

This eBook contains all of the first three novels in the Stillwater Mystery Series at a discount price.

Read all three books at once.

1. Suspicious Coincidences
2. Dangerous Consequences
3. Subtle Persuasion

Be watching for more exciting mysteries in the Stil... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 09:07 • 8 views
Tracey Jerald Tracey Jerald's blog:
60 days!!!

The countdown for the race between Ali and Keene is On! Free to Run, will be out on October 18, 2018. Cover reveal September 20, 2018.

Attending Indies Invade Philly September 28th? Get paperbacks of Free to Dream AND Free to Run (theee week’s before release!) by pre-ordering hereh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 09:03 • 7 views
Ryan C. Thomas Ryan C. Thomas's blog:
Eerie Stories did a nice comic style version of my sci fi/horror story The Kleptos. Art by Andrew Howell. Give it a read if you get a chance. Thanks!

www.eeriestories.com/the-kleptos.html

Here's a sneak peek:

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Published on August 18, 2018 09:02 • 7 views
Laurie Perez Laurie Perez's blog:
It's so sexy to feel interesting in someone's eyes. To have that moment when he or she is really listening to you, tuning in, eyes lighting up while you ramble on about this or that, it's pure seduction!

I'm *not* the first person to say this: attentive enthusiasm - I mean very simply listening w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 08:54 • 8 views
Leslie W.P. Garland Leslie W.P. Garland's blog:
Top of the list has to be a vote of thanks to Manal Jamaleddine and Rennlia for their reviews and Crissy Ann for her rating of The White Hart (A Red Grouse Tale) by Leslie W.P. Garland The White Hart All much appreciated.

Secondly, thanks both to Gilly for her review of, and to all who were involved in my recent promotion of The Little Dog (A Red Grouse Tale) by Leslie W.P. Garland The Little Dog which was... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 08:46 • 8 views
Jenna Le Jenna Le's blog:
Excited to be profiled in Michele Sharpe's article "Outsiders on the Inside" in the current (September-October 2018) issue of Poets & Writers magazine, on newsstands this month, alongside writers Sandra Gail Lambert, Naomi Ortiz, Sarah Nichols, Shanon Lee, Majda Talal Gama, and Shannon Connor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 08:43 • 18 views
Joseph J. Miccolis Joseph J. Miccolis's blog:

Grab the sunglasses and book, lay on your stomach, and read for an hour. Hide your things and then go in the water. Come back -- sunglasses, audio version of book, and lay on your back -- and listen for an hour. Repeat with 30 minutes reading time each. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 08:37 • 7 views
Kristen J. Tsetsi Kristen J. Tsetsi's blog:
In a recent Amazon review of The Age of the Child - "Rile up your book club!" is the review title - the writer warns (tempts?) that "you will most definitely get a rise out of your book club."

I can't think of anything more fun than a lively book club conversation, so I thought I'd share some boo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 08:32 • 23 views
M.H. Barton M.H. Barton's blog:
Thanks to everyone who participated in the giveaway of "An Unforgettable Melody" on Amazon. In just two days, the book jumped from rank 2200 in it's category to rank 577! Movin' on up!
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Published on August 18, 2018 08:30 • 7 views
Lou Cove Lou Cove's blog:

Magical and lovely.

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Published on August 15, 2018 17:48 • 8 views
Laura Koerber Laura Koerber's blog:
This is a hard post to write.

In a canyon in Escalante-Staircase National Monument there is an ancient petroglyph of three horned gods. The gods stand side by side, painted on the canyon wall, where they have been watching over the stream and the willows and the rocks for a thousand years. The Tru... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 08:04 • 15 views
Vera Q. Vera Q.'s blog:
Penso alla morte, spesso. E come stanca soluzione.
Talvolta ne delineo i dettagli astratti, e rimugino. E immagino. E mi immagino. E poi, questa sera, una bimba di appena nove anni mi prende per mano e mi dice: Vera, ma perché io esisto?
Nove anni, santo Dio. Lunghi capelli biondi ed occhi nocciol... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 07:37 • 15 views
Oliviu Craznic Oliviu Craznic's blog:
Oliviu Craznic„Se anunță un REMAKE al celebrului film...”
Asta, desigur, în limba engleză.
În limba română, „Se anunță o REPRODUCȚIE a celebrului film...”.
Dacă filmul original a fost o ecranizare (transpunere pe micile sau pe marile ecrane a unei opere literare ori de alt fel), se poate anunța și o REECRANIZARE... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 07:15 • 17 views
Tim Slee Tim Slee's blog:
Grab a FREE Advance Review Copy of my upcoming novel before it comes out this October. All sales after release go to charity! Avail here:
https://dl.bookfunnel.com/g4fdazides



This has been an ambitious project: a Clancy-esque technothriller running to 500 pages. To land it I've had help from a fant... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 07:01 • 12 views
Silke Stein Silke Stein's blog:
Sleep, Merel, Sleep by Silke Stein

Hello readers and reviewers,

Sleep, Merel, Sleep is available on Bookfunnel (for free) until August 31st.

Get 'Sleep, Merel, Sleep' on Bookfunnel

I would be grateful for a rating or a review :)

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Published on August 18, 2018 06:52 • 9 views
Eric Stockwell Eric Stockwell's blog:
The Happiest Little Jingle or Let Me Point Out Your Position on the Map with My Middle Finger
Written by Eric Stockwell

Have a seat youngin, right there on the floor.
The best spots all taken by the EXIT door.
There's no sense in running; the writing is clear.
Hope for the future is choked by their fe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 06:46 • 11 views
Dax Mehta Dax Mehta's blog:
From the book, The Kama Sutra Class,
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“Are you accusing me of sexual harassment?”

I was dumbfounded.

Anurag Bhatnagar sat across the badly balanced round glass table from me. The table dominated the small conference room.

Probably the smallest conference room in the office. It was right next to the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 06:40 • 6 views
Marishka Grayson Marishka Grayson's blog:
GHEIDH is a gritty, M/M paranormal romp with all the trimmings; witches, kings & queens, and plenty of shape-shifters. This standalone page-turner is one hell of a sexy ride through a richly populated landscape filled with unforgettable characters who won’t let you go easily.

It begins with an... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 06:31 • 7 views
Juliette Cross Juliette Cross's blog:
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Published on August 18, 2018 06:31 • 8 views
Paul Colt Paul Colt's blog:
At the dawn of the twentieth century progressive reformers pressed the federal government into regulating matters of public health and safety. Powerful political forces united with the American Medical Association, scientific community and investigative journalists (remember those?). Fraudulent c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 06:24 • 7 views
Bernice L. Rocque Bernice L. Rocque's blog:
I am immersed in Decoding the Heavens, about the mystery surrounding the Antikythera device found in 1901 in a shipwreck in the eastern Mediterranean. This morning, thanks to a post by the Otis Library in Norwich, CT, I read this wonderful Ted Talk about the ancient library at Alexandria. Enjoy!... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2018 06:13 • 11 views
Rachel  Thomas Rachel Thomas's blog:
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Published on August 18, 2018 05:59 • 5 views
Jessamyn Kingley Jessamyn Kingley's blog:

Alaric and Chander. The first two book project I attempted. Before Alaric was ever created, the story of Chander was evolving. Resurrection (Book 4) was already fully formed in my head and unfortunately for Chander so was his role in how everything came to be. As I mentioned before, when I create... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 17, 2018 09:09 • 9 views
John Eidswick John Eidswick's blog:

Slightly more than a piddly 24 hours remain before the Goodreads Giveaway Sweepstakes for my edgy, exceedingly literate fantasy, The Language of Bears, about the beginning and end of America, in whose storyline figure prominantly a range of memorable characters (a crazed storekeeper who bakes mic...

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Published on August 18, 2018 04:08 • 7 views
Elena Ferrante Elena Ferrante's blog:

I am convinced that change has a definite positive side. It helps us realize, for example, that we’ve accumulated a lot of useless things

I have never been particularly frightened of change. I’ve moved house a few times, but I don’t remember particular discomforts, regrets, long periods of maladju...

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Published on August 17, 2018 22:59 • 27 views
Robbie Yates Robbie Yates's blog:

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Published on August 17, 2018 08:19 • 5 views
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