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Heath Daniels Heath Daniels's blog:

Alamogordo

Welcome to the first of the posts in which I tell about locations in my stories.

Inspirations for locations just come to me because they fit the story line so well; there is no attempt to promote a location. Nonetheless, when an inspiration comes, it is a nice challenge to bring locations to life as Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 13:53
Dameon Gibbs Dameon Gibbs's blog:

Upcoming release

As the summer heats up, it's a great time to relax with a good book that will remind you of cooler temperatures - check out our new fiction novel, Found in the Storm! Available in June!

Click link for cover reveal.
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Published on May 26, 2020 13:45
John C. Dalglish John C. Dalglish's blog:

Winners

The drawing for BURNING DOWN audiobooks is complete. Winners have been notified. Congrats to them.
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Published on May 26, 2020 13:39
Pamela Redford Russell Pamela Redford Russell's blog:

More swerves

"All actors have identity problems..."
I remember Fawn Brodie, the only female history professor I ever had at UCLA, giving a lecture about John Wilkes Booth just days after the phone call with Grant Tinker about my writing an episode of The Mary Tyler Moore Show. I don't recall Mary Surratt being m Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 13:21
Derek Niven Derek Niven's blog:

Pride of the Bears

The Pride of the Bears The untold story of the men and women who made the Bar�a Bears by Derek Niven JUST PUBLISHED. The third book in the Pride series of factual Scottish football history books Pride of the Bears has now just hit the shelves. It tells the story of 16 young lads, 15 Scots and 1 German through their family histories, who famously won the European Cup Winners' Cup in Barcelona i Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 13:17
Alex   James Alex James's blog:

The Subtle Knife by Philip Pullman - 5/5 Stars

The Subtle Knife (His Dark Materials, #2) by Philip Pullman

‘The currency was called the corona.’

‘Hotels and cafes and warm-lit shops, all silent, all empty.’

‘No. I just found … a way in. Like your world, I suppose. It must be joined on.’

The Subtle Knife (TSK) can be mistaken for an adult book, with its focus on dark matter and interwoven realms that lea Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 13:04
J.J.   Campbell J.J. Campbell's blog:

certain rushes of blood

my poem "certain rushes of blood" has been published at Horror Sleaze Trash. you can read the poem by going here: https://horrorsleazetrash.com/2020/05/26/j-j-campbell-38/

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Published on May 26, 2020 12:58
Michael Bialys Michael Bialys's blog:

The Chronicles of the Virago Book I The Novus Finalist for a CIBA Award

The Chronicles of the Virago--The Novus: Book I

Happy to announce the this book is among the Finalists at the CIBA Dante Rossetti Book Awards for Outstanding contribution to YA Fiction.

It just went from a GOODREAD to a MUST READ!! Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 12:57
Allan Batchelder Allan Batchelder's blog:

New Interview

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Published on May 26, 2020 12:54
Khayaal Patel Khayaal Patel's blog:

Murder Mystery or Mythology

Hello,

Not sure there's a lot of people on here but just throwing out a quick question.

Have two potential book ideas in mind;


A Winter Of Illusions
It begins with love, as it often does.

In a fantastical land of myths and legends, of wars and mystery, an old king passes away, and his daughter, Janki of Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 12:39
Katheryn Thompson Katheryn Thompson's blog:

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Jane Austen is one of those authors I'm aware I've never read. I've been tempted to try her books for a while, especially since there are so many good adaptations to watch afterwards. I was finally convinced by all the comparisons of life in lockdown to life in an Austen novel (a turn about the room Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 12:32
Bianca D'Arc Bianca D'Arc's blog:

New Grizzly Cove Preorder

Just letting you all know that I've put the next Grizzly Cove novel up for preorder with a release date of June 30, 2020. The title is BLACK MAGIC BEAR and it's Jack's story. He's the last of the 3 bear shifter brothers who ride Harley's. LOL.

I just tried searching Goodreads to attach a link, but it Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 12:29
Barton Jahn Barton Jahn's blog:

The Biblical Narrative in the Modern World Part 1

The first fully detailed, God-composed journey of faith life-script in the Bible begins with Abraham…who lived around 2,100 or 2,200 B.C.

The narrative storylines of Enoch (Gen. 5:21-24) and Noah (Gen. 6:8-9:29)…coming before Abraham…are shorter in length…and do not have the depth of detail to be ab Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 12:22
Biff Mitchell Biff Mitchell's blog:

Episode 3: Crazy Man and the Dog, Sidestepper, Meet a Being That Turns Out Not To Be Anybody’s Mother.

Wherein Crazy Man and the dog, Sidestepper, bare their souls in unrequited empathy, only to face the horror of the worm roots from hell. If you don’t read this episode no one will shame you. Well, some will.

But some won’t. Those will be in the minority. A very small minority. But…feel free to wimp Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 12:02
A.M. Hargrove A.M. Hargrove's blog:

ACER is here!

ACER, a slightly darker romantic suspense is LIVE and available for FREE with Kindle Unlimited!


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ACER checks all the boxes:

❣Complete STAND ALONE

❣Gripping suspense ❤

❣Steamy Times

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Published on May 26, 2020 11:42
Jill Caugherty Jill Caugherty's blog:

Geraldine Brooks' Year of Wonders: Relevant to Today's Events


After my first reading twenty years ago, I just finished re-reading Geraldine Brooks’ beautiful historical novel, Year of Wonders. Surprisingly, I had forgotten most of the plot, and so I read it anew, with a fresh set of eyes, and without bias. It is a lyrical, inspirational story of resurrecting h

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Published on May 26, 2020 10:48
Amy Sumida Amy Sumida's blog:

Careless Wishes

Due to overwhelming demand, I've brought back the Twilight Court Series!
Seren's adventures continue in Book 10: Careless Wishes

To be released: June 19, 2020

Links:
US: https://www.amazon.com/ebook/dp/B0895...
UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B089581GRN
AU: https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B089581GRN

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Published on May 26, 2020 11:21
Gary Sosniecki Gary Sosniecki's blog:

'The case is without a parallel . . .'

Nobody covered my great-grandmother's murder more thoroughly — and with more emotion — than reporter Peter Young, whose Mishawaka Department column often filled much of a page in the evening South Bend Daily Times. Young vividly detailed the "horrors and shocking features" of the murder in the Sept. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 10:49
Kasia Bacon Kasia Bacon's blog:

RAGO: NOW OUT IN AUDIO

🐉AT LAST!!!! 🐉

RAGO in audiobook format and narrated by MICHAEL FOX is LIVE & available for purchase:

🎧👉 https://www.audible.com/pd/B088VPMY43
🎧👉 https://www.audible.co.uk/pd//B088VYXZMK

Michael seriously rocked this performance. His voice for Rago is to die for.

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Published on May 26, 2020 10:47
Patrick P. Stafford Patrick P. Stafford's blog:

The Gift of Exposure

ENJOY THE GIFT OF QUALITY READING!

Quality reading means quality writing. And there’s hardly a higher quality of writing anywhere online than that from intrepid poet-writer Kristen McHenry and her popular weekly blog The Good Typist.

This week is no exception. And it’s the most honest of a quality rea Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 10:44
Randy  Green Randy Green's blog:

Familial Ties – Part 2


Am I a Good Pastor to My Flock? – The Sequel

Who can give us the answer to that question, Brother Pastors? Everyone has an opinion; but we will never amount to anything of substance, if we follow opinions.


To discover the only true answer, we need to ask how we became a pastor. The

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Published on May 26, 2020 09:01
Mimi Pockross Mimi Pockross's blog:

A Book for Parents of Toddlers

I Saw a Purple Cow, and 100 Other Recipes for Learning, by Ann Cole

I Saw a Purple Cow
So I'm hearing about young parents trying to figure out how to get through the day during these trying times and I'm remembering my own trials and tribulations.

What comes to mind is:
Living through brutal Chicago winters with an infant and a toddler. One day, stuck in the house Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 10:26
Annette   Miller Annette Miller's blog:

Summer's here

Now that summer has unofficially, officially started, time to think about what you'd like to read at the beach or by the pool. Paranormal romance is always a great choice. I have a new, sweet novella coming out on July 1, called Praline Dreams. It's perfect for relaxing in the sun.
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Published on May 26, 2020 10:16
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:

New #transhumanism interview out with raw footage from making of documentary IMMORTALITY OR BUST! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4sFsO...

New #transhumanism interview out with raw footage from making of documentary IMMORTALITY OR BUST! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4sFsO...
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Published on May 26, 2020 10:13
Craig Rainey Craig Rainey's blog:

Bert's Tale of Booze - a Short Story by Craig Rainey

Excerpted from the novel Stolen Valor, A Carson Brand Novel. Bert is Carson Brand's best friend. He is known for his telling of the following tale during Renaissance Festivals.


A grey sky hovered low upon the wet roofs and bundled masses heaving along the streets of the village. Cloaks clung tightly
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Published on May 26, 2020 10:12
C.J. Heigelmann C.J. Heigelmann's blog:

What is C.J. Is Writing Next?

Hello Friends and Fans,

Being the multi-genre writer that I am, I thought it prudent to inform everyone that I have added another genre to my repertoire in an attempt to satisfy several fan requests.
So, to add to my published work in the genres of Contemporary Literary Fiction and Historical Fictio Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 10:05
David  Putnam David Putnam's blog:

Comments on books I prefer to read

My inability to drop into a book probably comes from my writing. I try to do three things in the opening of a book; first and foremost endear the reader to the main character, second I try to immediately (as as I can) set the conflict of the story so reader knows, "oh this is what I'm going to get," Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 10:01
Clarissa Simmens Clarissa Simmens's blog:

RESURRECTION: ROSE OF JERICHO (Selaginella lepidophylla)

Daily dream
End of pandemic
Changes?
Developmental stages
Of humans
Dictate reactions:

Children will be children
Just a blip
Extended school vacations
Now over
Life
Like a salty wave on sand
Continues obeying the
Moon’s command
And life
Returns to normal

Teens always immortal
Meeting and greeting
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Published on May 26, 2020 09:54
Leah Busboom Leah Busboom's blog:

Loving You - Connor Brothers Book 2 now available!

I just published Loving You, Connor Brothers Book 2. Max and Maddie's story.


Blurb: He’s loved her since the first day they met. She’s afraid to move on.


Here's the Amazon link: Loving You

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Published on May 26, 2020 09:54
Aimee Shaye Aimee Shaye's blog:

I Am So Excited!

For those of you who have been following me on all my social media, you know that there has been radio silence from me for a little over two years with sporadic posts throughout that time. Here is my full transparency.

Two years ago, I could not find the words to write. I had such a severe writer's Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 09:45
J.S. Scott J.S. Scott's blog:

Great News for my French readers!

L'Appel du milliardaire (Les Sinclair t. 4)
Now available!

Adepte de sports extrêmes, le milliardaire Micah Sinclair n'hésite pas à prendre les risques les plus fous. Mais personne ne l'a jamais mis au défi comme Tessa Sullivan. Cette femme qui a surmonté tant d'épreuves, y compris la perte de l'audit Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 09:39
Billie Best Billie Best's blog:

High Risk Behavior

After 32 years of marriage I’m pretty skeptical of monogamy, but maybe that’s because I tried it and it didn’t work. The thing is, I liked being married the whole time and I really missed being part of a couple when it was suddenly over. For years I searched for the perfect hook-up. Now my lust is c Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 09:39
Rebecca  Hunter Rebecca Hunter's blog:

A NSFW start to your day...

Baring It All (Blackmore Inc. #3) by Rebecca Hunter Have you heard of The Good Bits? It's a (free!) site dedicated to the sexiest parts of hot books by lots of great authors, like one of my personal favorites, Sierra Simone...and me! Today's feature is from one of my Dare books Baring It All. You can check it out here:
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Published on May 26, 2020 09:37
Kimberly Labor Kimberly Labor's blog:

Live More Simply

Watched "Planet of the Humans," by Michael Moore. Wow!! A very high percentage of “clean, sustainable energy" these days is fueled by destroying trees and decimating natural habitats for animals, in order to create “biomass” as a fuel (wood chips)—not just in well known places like Brazil, but also Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 09:35
Aisha Urooj Aisha Urooj's blog:

Review of My Dear Ellie on a Bookish Blog

Hi Everyone,

You can find the latest review of My Dear Ellie on a Bookish Blog at the link below:

https://kirstynreviews.home.blog/2020...

Thank you
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Published on May 26, 2020 09:21
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:

Worlds collide with a cocky biker and a classy businesswoman.

“You know I swore off dating bad boys a long time ago.”
“That’s what you keep saying, but you have no idea how good bad can be.” -from A LITTLE BIT WICKED (rel June 17th)

🔥🔥 Worlds collide with a cocky biker and a classy businesswoman. Things are about to get A LITTLE BIT WICKED! Pre-order today!
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Published on May 26, 2020 09:20
Heather Day Gilbert Heather Day Gilbert's blog:

Book release day and a blog tour book giveaway!

Book release day and a blog tour book giveaway!

I haven’t checked in here in a while! I just wanted to let you all know that No Filter, my first-in-series cozy mystery in the Barks & Beans Cafe cozy series has JUST RELEASED in both Kindle and softcover formats! It’s also available in Kindle Unlimited!


Click this link to see all available forma

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Published on May 26, 2020 06:15
Davorin Lenko Davorin Lenko's blog:

Izšel Psihoporn

Z velikim veseljem sporočam, da je izšla moja četrta knjiga, zbirka kratke (in kratke kratke) proze Psihoporn.
Knjiga na 307 straneh obsega 17 kratkih zgodb in 42 kratkih kratkih zgodb in je v celoti ter brez izjeme napisana v dialogih.
Psihoporn, ki se je začel kot izziv napisati kratko zgodbo v di Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 09:08
Nelson Cover Nelson Cover's blog:

Many Thanks!

To B. for her recent review and rating.

Nelson
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Published on May 26, 2020 08:59
Eoin Lane Eoin Lane's blog:

A remarkable reread of small little things

I have just finished the extraordinarily beautiful 'if nobody speaks of remarkable things' by Jon McGregor and have now switched to The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles. Both are re reads - Sky in 1991 and Remarkable in 2004. And it is astonishing to think of this long passage of time and yet how the y Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 08:54
Eva Alton Eva Alton's blog:

New Release: Stray Witch

Clueless Witch Meets Quirky Vampire Alba is about to lose everything during an awful divorce... until she meets The Vampires of Emberbury, who have a very interesting proposition for her.She will get to know Clarence, a vampire who thinks cloaks and top hats are still in fashion...  Get it Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 08:06
Charles Frankhauser Charles Frankhauser's blog:

Creative Writing

Creative writing encourages the development of "out-of-the-box, e.g., new forms of literary expression. Authors of several titles might incorporate excerpts from their works that fit a new storyline being conveyed to a reader. For example, see title: Blending Fiction Into Nonfiction. https://www.ama Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 08:54
Catherine Coulter Catherine Coulter's blog:

May 26, 2020

Tuesday, 26th May -- so many of your states are opening up -- and you're telling me there are more new cases. Question: More new cases than you'd expect , or are new cases due to more testing? Listen, guys, you're saying there are some folk not behaving as they should? SAY SOMETHING -- be polite -- Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 26, 2020 08:46
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