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Xavier Neal Xavier Neal's blog:
Can't Match This, a friends to lovers rom-com is coming FEB 28th!

EXCERPT:

(Gideon)

I flash the fast food bag in my clutches. “You can yell from the bed, but you gotta eat on the floor.”

“I’ll be careful!”

“Lenny, you’re never careful, and the feeling of shredded lettuce in my ass crack is not one I’v... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 16:08 • 1 view
Christine Nedeau Christine Nedeau's blog:
I wrote and illustrated my first book- a children's picture book about stage fright. Words came out of nowhere last Easter when I had a few days off work. I can't recall how it all started. All I know is that I put some words to paper, and then somehow created illustrations to compliment these wo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 15:34 • 1 view
Shiloh Wall Shiloh Wall's blog:
Hey y'all. You can also catch me on Instagram @shiloh.wall! It's a bit more personal and mostly non political (I save that for Twitter obviously!)and you'll get an inside glimpse of 'The World of Shiloh' including pictures of not only yours truly, but of the cats (Sheldon and Leonard), the dogs (... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 15:24 • 1 view
Kathy J. Jacobson Kathy J. Jacobson's blog:
Last weekend I attended a University of Wisconsin hockey game which began with the ceremony to retire #10 --the first hockey sweater number to ever be retired at the University. It belonged to the legendary Mark Johnson, the all-time leading scorer for the Badgers, which had been a top team (and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 14:45 • 22 views
W.R. Watkins W.R. Watkins's blog:
Recently I have noticed that there have been some negative reviews left for 'You. Are. Not. Alone.' And that is fine, we all get bad reviews. We can't please everyone.

However, I do want to address something that has come up repeatedly in the reviews, and that is the writing style.

99% of 'You. Are... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 14:43 • 5 views
Eliott Griffen Eliott Griffen's blog:
Release date is finally set in stone and it’s February 28.

What We Want (Human Nature #1) by Eliott Griffen

This close to release, I wanted to share a couple of thoughts.

Every person on the autism spectrum is different (shocker, I know), so the person you know that is on the spectrum may not behave the same way Rob does. And that is OK. We are... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 13:53 • 5 views
Mellanie Szereto Mellanie Szereto's blog:
My new release is only 99 cents for a limited time! It's the final short standalone novel in the Love on the Menu...Extra Hot series. And reviews are always greatly appreciated!
Flavor of the Day
Hot tempers.
Hotter attraction.
#EnemiesToLovers ##SmalltownRomance #SteamyRomance #FoodieRomance
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Published on February 15, 2019 14:05 • 6 views
Jennifer Brasington-Crowley Jennifer Brasington-Crowley's blog:
It's Conor Oberst's birthday! He is not an author, but a writer of beautiful poetic music that is soulful and soulless and hateful and angry and pathetic and lovely and everything in between and beyond. I wish I could write with such depth.

"They say you've got to love yourself first, that's a tri... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 13:47 • 1 view
Susan Marie Molloy Susan Marie Molloy's blog:
I enjoy Goodreads for the ease of keeping track of books I read, promoting the books I wrote, and keeping in touch with fellow authors. However, this week opened my eyes to one thing I dislike: the members who treat this fabulous platform as a "Myspace" or "FakeBook" playground.

Unfortunately, I a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 02:14 • 7 views
Shane Barker Shane Barker's blog:
I had to take a second to tell everyone that "Time Snap" just made the Top Ten in its Amazon sales category. (The ranking changes from day to day, but right now it's ranked No. 7.) I'm pretty jazzed, obviously, and I'm hoping to reach No. 1, so if you know any teenage readers, I hope you'll pass... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 13:13 • 7 views
Chantal Eustace Chantal Eustace's blog:
Join me March 19 at lululemon in west vancouver for a fun, feel-good yoga class and book event, inspired by Do You Take this Man, Elli Moon?

When: March 19, 7:30 p.m.

More info?

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Published on February 15, 2019 12:48 • 6 views
Mike Kowis Mike Kowis's blog:
Enjoyed sharing what I know about self-publishing with ASPIRING AUTHORS at Lone Star College (University Park) last week as part of their Academy for Lifelong Learning (ALL) program.

I always enjoy helping people reach their goals, including becoming a published author. I’m teaching another ALL c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 12:32 • 9 views
Walt Odets Walt Odets's blog:
In my new book,"Out of the Shadows," this is the opening paragraph for chapter 7, which discusses the nature of gay men's relationships:

"A human society is not a thing, it is a group of people living in more or less tight proximity with a tradition, and thus a collection of explicit rules and un... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 12:25 • 6 views
Suzanne Allain Suzanne Allain's blog:
A short film based on my novel, "Mr. Malcom's List" has been released!

It can be viewed at the following link:

Mr. Malcolm's List film

Gemma Chan


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Published on February 15, 2019 12:16 • 7 views
K.B. Pellegrino K.B. Pellegrino's blog:
I write about solving serial murder mysteries. I write about the police procedural processes used in solving muder mysteries. Let's think for a minute about these procedures and their use by detectives. It behooves detectives to use scientifical and mathematical and psychological methods to achie... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 11:49 • 14 views
Gerald Hickman Gerald Hickman's blog:
I am aware that this has been a rough winter from the Great Southwest to Florida to Seattle and beyond. But I wish to explain about the title of this blog.

Our current residence is Cheney WA in eastern Washington State. The temperatures for the past 3 months have been tough to say the least
but sin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 11:47 • 16 views
Anthony Maria Anthony Maria's blog:
For the purpose of today's blog I will call my scale - Scaley - in honor of my daughter Spencer who seems to add ey to every thing she says these days.

Scaley is both my best friend and my worst enemy.

Scaley has seen me at my best and also at my very worst.

Scaley sees every inch of my body to ma... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 11:28 • 22 views
Richard    Newton Richard Newton's blog:
If you’ve been following these posts, you’ll know I recently sent the draft chapters of my book off to the editor. I am waiting for my marked-up files to come back. It’s a period when it can seem like there isn’t a lot to do, but wait. There’s always a lot to do with books, and in the quiet times... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 11:26 • 7 views
David Rough David Rough's blog:
I enjoy doing puzzles and figuring out solutions to problems. One of my favorite responsibilities as a school administrator was brainstorming potential resolutions to educational issues. I loved student scheduling and trying to integrate all the student requests into a workable master schedule. A... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 11:05 • 5 views
C.A.A. Allen C.A.A. Allen's blog:
Hello to my wonderful readers!
CAA Allen here. I finally get to tell you about my next book!
~MY NEXT BOOK IS... ~
***INTO THE GAME***
Yes indeed! You read that right! INTO THE GAME: Dungeon Crawl Quest: A LitRPG Adventure. This is the official blurb:

Riff Jenkins is having a bad day. He's behind on h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 12:26 • 24 views
Peggy Jaeger Peggy Jaeger's blog:
Yesterday, on Valentine's day I was honored to be a guest on New Hampshire Public radio, talking about - you guessed it - romance. Here's the link to the interview:

https://www.nhpr.org/post/romance-wri...

you'll probably have to do cut and paste to listen to it! Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 10:49 • 24 views
Kaje Harper Kaje Harper's blog:
The Front Runner (Harlan's Story, #1) by Patricia Nell Warren I'm blogging today on Love Bytes Reviews about the death of author Patricia Nell Warren, and the way her novel The Front Runner changed lives. Including mine. It was the second book with a strong gay relationship that I read, back in 1974 when I was 14. The impact of that story started me on my... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 10:44 • 23 views
Lee Gimenez Lee Gimenez's blog:
My mystery thriller FIREBALL just received another 5 star review. Check out this review and the many others at the link below. Thanks!

http://bit.ly/FIREBALL



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Published on February 15, 2019 10:35 • 7 views
Christine Feehan Christine Feehan's blog:
Draden and Shylah are one of the most romantic couples I've ever created and I'm exited for their story to be told March 12th.

I wanted to share a bit about the book and reveal the Book Trailer for you today! I hope you'll enjoy it!


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On a rescue mission in the heart of the Indonesian jungle, Dr. Dr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 10:23 • 49 views
Rich Garon Rich Garon's blog:
Readers, your reviews on Amazon and Goodreads help authors more than you know and are greatly appreciated!

LEE FITTS is officially available on Amazon.


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Published on February 15, 2019 10:13 • 6 views
Jeremy  Thompson Jeremy Thompson's blog:
I know that this is a couple of weeks early, but I couldn't resist:

In Celebration of Skateboarders in Horror Month
by Jeremy Thompson

As one of countless skateboarding authors overlooked by most readers, when I learned that the blubberous, elderly scumfucks running the horror industry had designate... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 10:08 • 17 views
Aidan  McNally Aidan McNally's blog:
To write a book and release it was probably one of the greatest learning curves I have enjoyed in my ever twisting life. The learning is still very much ongoing but it has lead me to go ahead and do it all over again.
One of the key aspects has definitely been the how and when we use social media... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 10:19 • 51 views
Sandi Lynn Sandi Lynn's blog:
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Published on February 15, 2019 10:03 • 8 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:
Let's turn up the 🔥🔥 with Fireman Friday! WARNING: These two romances have been known to cause e-readers to combust from all the sizzling heat!

In FLAMES OF LOVE...
As one of New York’s Finest, firefighter Cash Ryder is always prepared. When a woman’s car skids off the side of a mountain during a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 09:50 • 11 views
Jessa Stone Jessa Stone's blog:
Hi everyone,

I hope you guys had an enjoyable Valentines Day yesterday and I hope you were able to pamper yourself in some way.

Though it's nice to have a loved one in your life to share it with, most times we just need to love our own self just the way we like.

I am happy to announce that Book 5... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 09:34 • 14 views
J.R. Rain J.R. Rain's blog:
Our next big deal this week is Moon Dance! Only .99 cents (or free with Kindle Unlimited).Click the link below and get started on J.R. Rain's #1 bestselling "Vampire for Hire" series!

Moon Dance on Amazon Kindle: https://amzn.to/2TVphMM

Moon Dance (Deluxe Edition) by J.R. Rain




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Published on February 15, 2019 09:30 • 7 views
Pamela Jane Pamela Jane's blog:
Note: This was originally published by The New York Daily News

I wasn’t ready to date after my husband died suddenly a year ago. I felt heartsick. But I also felt lonely. I had spent the past thirty years writing alone in a room which was great when I had a family who magically materialized at the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 09:29 • 7 views
Stephanie R. Lowell Stephanie R. Lowell's blog:
I am so excited to announce I am rounding the bend, I have almost completed, the second book in the "The trials of myth" series. Fell For Gorgon is the second book in the series and is from Maddy's point of view. Maddy is a hopeless romantic, a girl who wants to find love and feel pretty but the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 08:59 • 5 views
Sammi Leigh Melville Sammi Leigh Melville's blog:

It has been an incredibly busy time recently — for those of you who haven’t tried to hang out with me in the past few weeks and failed, I’ll let you know why: I’ve been working like mad as an assistant stage manager for Open Stage’s “Carrie: The Musical”. It’s taken up most of my free time, which...

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Published on October 13, 2018 14:07 • 7 views
K.M. Neuhold K.M. Neuhold's blog:


I know you’ve been dying for Beau’s book for AGES. Poor, flirty bartender was unceremoniously shoved out of his place in line by pushy Liam. But this week I FINALLY typed “The End” on Uncomplicated and swooned hard over Beau’s HEA. I’m planning to have a release date and blurb for you sometime n...

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Published on February 15, 2019 08:24 • 19 views
Katharine E. Wibell Katharine E. Wibell's blog:
Within the Theriomorph pantheon, there are several very powerful goddesses. Crocotta is no exception. As the mate of Giahem, ruler of the deities, she is queen of the gods. However, she is also the goddess of mothers, wives, prophecy, and mating rights.

One noteworthy inspiration for Crocotta is f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 08:54 • 7 views
Gabriel Woods Gabriel Woods's blog:
Press release From The European Parliament 2019 02 13

"Authors, artists including the visual arts, researchers can enjoy new copyright protection across Europe. The European Copyright Directive has included the recommendations made by groups representing the visual arts, music and authors."

"Today,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 08:38 • 6 views
Carol A. Campbell Carol A. Campbell's blog:
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Published on February 15, 2019 08:34 • 6 views
Catherine Coulter Catherine Coulter's blog:
Friday, 15th February -- so good to have the energy to respond to all your comments again -- it's always great to hear from you all and know what's going on with you.
And there were two sweepstakes winners for the 45 novels -- Congratulations.
Today I speak. To keep the hacking cough at bay, you re... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 08:32 • 9 views
Gary W. Ritter Gary W. Ritter's blog:
I mentioned in my initial blog post that prophecy comprises a significant portion of the Bible. God’s servants, the prophets, wrote up to one-third of Bible text that involves future events described from a prophetic perspective. Just from that alone, it should be evident that prophecy is importa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 08:27 • 6 views
Brooke O'Brien Brooke O'Brien's blog:
★✩★ FALL IN LOVE WITH THE HEART'S COMPASS SERIES! ★✩★



The first two books in the Heart's Compass series are on sale for a limited time!

If you love small town romance full of steamy moments, emotional and angsty feels, witty banter and an edge of suspense, then you'll love the Heart's Compass serie... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 08:22 • 7 views
Chris  Ledoux Chris Ledoux's blog:
Chris Ledoux
The Burnt Sunset
The Eventide Blaze
Lyricbook Solstice

Solstice Dayton is pictured in an excerpt from The Aurora Brand, the third book in The Burnt Sunset Series, available 3-21-19. The book begins with her 16th birthday, a moment she’s dreaded most of her life.

16 Kindling

Chris Ledoux is the autho... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 08:00 • 3 views
Suzy  Davies Suzy Davies's blog:
I'm delighted to see young folks getting involved in Climate Change action.
It's great that young people are leading the way on Climate Change.
It is my hope that my Middle-Grade Children's Book, Snugs The Snow Bear, will help inspire very young minds to be the leaders of the future on environmenta... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 07:53 • 92 views
Leslie M. Rollins Leslie M. Rollins's blog:
Though I've been here awhile as a reviewer and lover of books, I am a new author on Goodreads.

I am proud to introduce my first two novels, Good-Time Girl: A Novel and The Man Dance: A Novel

"Good-Time Girl" is a work of humorous fiction about a middle-aged woman with a gun and a hot boyfriend. Le... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 07:49 • 6 views
Beth Gable Hicks Beth Gable Hicks's blog:
The Importance of Christian Friendships: In Good Times and in BadThe Importance of Supportive Friendships

When friends praise you, they are showing that they are loving people and secure within themselves. They are also showing that they have learned that criticizing others right off the bat does... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 07:32 • 8 views
Marc J. Ritorto Marc J. Ritorto's blog:
Check out this you tube video about me and my daughter kristina

Check out this youtube interview about Kristina & Marc's new books available on Amazon.com https://youtu.be/ZifWRByRSFM
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Published on February 15, 2019 07:22 • 2 views
Claudia Y. Burgoa Claudia Y. Burgoa's blog:


Take a look at this amazing cover of Maybe Later by Claudia Y. Burgoa, designed by Hang Le. Releasing on March 7th, sparks fly between a grumpy CEO and his new virtual assistant in this hot new Rom Com. This is one office romance you don’t want to miss!

Pre-Order at a special price of 2.99:
iBooks:... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 07:25 • 7 views
Jo Ann Lordahl Jo Ann Lordahl's blog:
Two things conspire to draw my extra attention to food and health: A friend is in hospital with food related issues. She can’t eat; had to have a j-tube inserted. Brings up a related question: How do you tell a friend you think their diet is likely to land them in trouble? I’ve tried this telling... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 07:17 • 6 views
C.E.   Nelson C.E. Nelson's blog:
A storm unearths a shred of red cloth bringing back the nightmares Don Trask thought he had locked away years before. A small girl taken, gone without a trace. A case he couldn't prove. A kidnapper known he couldn't bring to justice.
Now a little boy is missing and Trask is sure the same man is r... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 15, 2019 07:13 • 6 views
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