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Wil Wheaton Wil Wheaton's blog:

I spoke with John Moe about my mental illness for his podcast, The Hilarious World of Depression:


Wil Wheaton was a child star in Stand By Me, a regular on Star Trek: The Next Generation as a teenager, and has been trying to figure out his role in show business for a long time since then. He was...

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Published on September 25, 2017 10:05 • 1 view
Brandon Sanderson Brandon Sanderson's blog:
This is a chapter from the original 2002 draft of The Way of Kings. The 2010 published version was completely rewritten.
Note: This chapter contains minor spoilers for Words of Radiance.

Merin stood perched on the side of the stone wall, looking down. Kholinar’s walls were lofty and thick. Their si...

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Published on September 25, 2017 07:30 • 2 views
George R.R. Martin George R.R. Martin's blog:
Saturday was fun. I drove down to the beautiful Tamaya Resort on the Santa Ana Pueblo, north of Albuquerque, to attend the annual gathering of the HWA... no, not that HWA (the Horror Writers Association, who had their own gathering in May on the Queen Mary), and no, not that other HWA (the Hi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 17:26 • 2 views
Paulo Coelho Paulo Coelho's blog:
A keen user of electronic media, in 2014 he uploaded his personal papers online to create a virtual Paulo Coelho Foundation. May his quotes inspire you to believe in yourself and chase your dreams (selected by Asad Meah)   1. “It takes huge effort to free yourself from memory.” Paulo Coelho 2. “N... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 15:04 • 1 view
Ilona Andrews Ilona Andrews's blog:

Contrary to the creative posting by certain smart ass assistants, we’re not completely wrapped up in house issues.  We’re also working on Kate 10.


A lot of you emailed and asked us when we are moving, where we are moving, and so on.


Austin is a big sprawling city that’s only getting bigger and it k...

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Published on September 25, 2017 10:53 • 1 view
Maggie Stiefvater Maggie Stiefvater's blog:
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Published on September 25, 2017 20:26 • 1 view
James Hold James Hold's blog:
Well, I just crunched the figures and my total number of downloads on Smashwords is 15,375.

It's a source of mixed feelings. Naturally I'm happy to have even a single download. At the same time it's evidence that Clancy, Grisham, and King do not need to be looking over their shoulders.

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Published on September 25, 2017 22:02 • 11 views
Kerrelyn Sparks Kerrelyn Sparks's blog:
How To Tame a Beast in Seven Days is now on sale for the e-book! Only $1.99!! Hurry, for this is a publisher-generated sale and will not last for long!!

Many thanks to all the readers who have been enjoying the new series and posting reviews and/or spreading the word. Thank you so much for your s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 21:16 • 10 views
Amelia Hutchins Amelia Hutchins's blog:
Book five in the Fae Chronicles is live!!
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Published on September 25, 2017 21:04 • 23 views
Karina Astudillo B. Karina Astudillo B.'s blog:
I have good news for my English-speaking friends out there, the English edition of my book "Wireless Hacking 101" is finally finished thanks to my translator, Roger Willis, and my publisher Babelcube, Inc.

At this very moment is in the reviewing process for distribution to Amazon, Barnes&Nobl... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 20:18 • 54 views
James Islington James Islington's blog:
The cover for Book 3 has officially been revealed over on the Orbit blog!

See it here

I'm so pleased with how all the covers in this series have turned out! As it says in Orbit's post, we're aiming for a 2018 release - of course, as soon as there's a more specific date, I'll announce it here.

You ma... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 19:30 • 14 views
Mara White Mara White's blog:
Touched
BUY LINK http://amzn.to/2xwnMdh

“Fresh, raw, relevant. TOUCHED slips under your skin with lush prose, unforgettable characters, and a story like no other.”
-Leylah Attar, New York Times best-selling author


“Hauntingly beautiful and downright emotional, White grabs you by the soul in her lates...
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Published on September 25, 2017 19:00 • 13 views
C.A. McGroarty C.A. McGroarty's blog:
Thanks to Pat Rullo for a great interview on Friday on her Podcast, SpeakUp Talk Radio--I really enjoyed our inspirational chat! Hope and Redemption Live Strong!

http://www.speakuptalkradio.com/c-a-m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 17:49 • 10 views
Ellie Jean Ellie Jean's blog:
I'm so excited for everyone to meet Isla and Alex in my debut novel Sweet Deception, that I have lowered the pre-sale price to just .99c usd. If you have been umming and arrrring over whether to buy it not, you can now just grab if for a small price. But it won't last too long! 3 DAYS ONLY!GO TOA... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 16:55 • 38 views
Amy H. Sturgis Amy H. Sturgis's blog:
George Washington's 'Founding War of Conquest':

My latest review is up at Reason.

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Published on September 25, 2017 10:42 • 7 views
Susan Buffum Susan Buffum's blog:
Well, this past Saturday was launch day for a writer's group co-founded by my author daughter (Kelly) and me. It took us a little while to decide to do this because neither of us are fans of the type of group where writers sit around a table and write to prompts for an hour or so. I also didn't w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 17:08 • 11 views
Ingar Rudholm Ingar Rudholm's blog:
I am happy to announce I will be doing a presentation at Montague Public Schools on October 10th, 2017. It should be a lot of fun talking with students about "Traveling Circus" since it's set in the nearby city of Whitehall Michigan.
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Published on September 25, 2017 17:03 • 13 views
Indu Muralidharan Indu Muralidharan's blog:
I was delighted to come across this Brain Pickings article in which Maria Popova mentions how the Brownings’ story ‘remains one of the grandest and most beautiful true love stories in the human record’. https://www.brainpickings.org/2017/09... Guess now who holds thee?”—”Death,” I said. But there... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 16:32 • 10 views
Steven J. Pemberton Steven J. Pemberton's blog:
This is the first chapter of my new novel, The Reluctant Dragonrider. As you'll know if you've been following my blog, it's a sequel to 2014's The Accidental Dragonrider. It's the story of Tiwan, the daughter of Iko, the protagonist of the earlier book.

Tiwan was seven when the dragon first came t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 15:22 • 28 views
Aubrey Law Aubrey Law's blog:
"I suppose we should leave this alley," said Luke. "I really have no desire to explain what happened to those men." The angel was correct. Either the local police or the Priesthood would eventually arrive to investigate the horrific deaths of four armed mercenaries and their abandoned van. We nee... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 15:19 • 24 views
James   Reid James Reid's blog:
Here’s a formula for difficulty: Take the over 1 million books published in the U.S. in 2016. To keep it simple, let’s not even think about the books published in the UK, Australia, etc. Add the millions of previously published books still being sold today.          Millions and millions of books... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 24, 2017 17:28 • 9 views
Anthony Jones Anthony Jones's blog:
Alas, I have really neglected my activity on goodreads. I have been so distracted with other projects I simply have not made the time to keep up. I am including another short story for your review and opinion. Kind regards ~ Anthony



by Anthony Jones
© All rights reserved

That hazy place where dre... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 14:47 • 11 views
Bill Bodden Bill Bodden's blog:
Once upon a time it would’ve amazed me how many white people are up in arms about athletes taking a knee in peaceful protest over police brutality applied selectively against people of color: not any more.

To be succinct:

YOU don’t get to tell someone the “right” way to protest.

YOU don’t get to dec... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 14:38 • 11 views
Claude Bertout Claude Bertout's blog:
Marie Krasna flâne le long du canal Saint Martin, en attendant l’heure des visites à la prison de la Santé. Elle s’inquiète pour son fils, dont le moral est au plus bas. Des codétenus influents, fans de Jenny Jones et convaincus de la culpabilité de Sandor, lui mènent la vie dure. Lors des promen... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 14:19 • 15 views
Mary Pringle Mary Pringle's blog:
I got diagnosed with ADHD a long time ago when I was a child. When I joined the military, I went off my medication for several years until I left the service. After starting school again, I realized how distracted I get. Even now, when I'm on page 156 of a Shannon Sloan Story, I get distracted.

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Published on September 25, 2017 13:44 • 11 views
Joseph J. Miccolis Joseph J. Miccolis's blog:
Young Adult readers, what is it about the genre that hooks you? Hilary White of PopSugar suggests a few reasons that you may find true!

http://bit.ly/2hrKXSd

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Published on September 25, 2017 13:42 • 18 views
Taylor  Mills Taylor Mills's blog:
Since I am just beginning the early stages of my next manuscript, I have chosen to enter a few writing competitions, something I have never done.

I have decided to utilize an excerpt from my unpublished manuscript I have previously mentioned. I found that the notion of winning has driven me to be... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 13:45 • 39 views
A.L. Jackson A.L. Jackson's blog:
Show Me the Way

The first stand-alone novel in A.L. Jackson's brand-new Fight for Me series

Coming October 2nd

"This book is absolutely perfect.” - Corinne Michaels, New York Times Bestselling Author

The first sexy, captivating, stand-alone novel in the brand-new FIGHT FOR ME series from NYT & U...

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Published on September 25, 2017 05:00 • 11 views
Eden Butler Eden Butler's blog:
#Freebie Alert!!! Pick up Eden Butler’s THIN LOVE with new content and new expanded scenes for absolutely NOTHING!

Available on ALL platforms!

Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00MUX3UUM

Amazon UK: http://amzn.to/2hrD27w

Amazon CA: http://amzn.to/2xAZBMH

Nook: http://bit.ly/2yoh9cq

iTunes: http:... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 13:33 • 7 views
Aminah Iman Aminah Iman's blog:
Hello Loves and welcome to another Inside the Nation blog.
Seeing as Order from Chaos, Red Ink Pub's 8 series crossover book, is coming out in a month, I decided to take my next 4 blogs and dedicate it to 4 of the main characters. First off let me tell you a little about the book. Order from Chaos... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 13:26 • 256 views
Aer-ki Jyr Aer-ki Jyr's blog:
I am so sick of all the propaganda being thrown around, so I thought I'd give a badly needed history lesson.

1. Founding fathers.

They gave the middle finger to English via the declaration of independence then fought a war that was ultimately successful. After that they argued with each other and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 13:12 • 27 views
Sharon E. Cathcart Sharon E. Cathcart's blog:

 


Hi, everyone.  I’m still doing a lot of research and reading on the early Memphis music business.  One of the people I’m studying is the late Carl Perkins.  His popularity was eclipsed by Elvis Presley … even when it came to Perkins’ own “Blue Suede Shoes!”  People thought Perkins was covering P...

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Published on September 25, 2017 06:51 • 10 views
Ennie Smith Ennie Smith's blog:
Enjoy the book's trailer! :)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FpFJ5...
Six young ladies and a ball. The Coming Out ball where they can become princesses for an evening, and the charm school where they prepare for their big opportunity. A story about a seventeen-year-old girl, Emma Derkin, and five o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 12:39 • 7 views
Peter Coomber Peter Coomber's blog:
A couple of years ago, I spent a few minutes in a political bookshop near King's Cross, London (after having a very nice, reasonably priced, Turkish meal at a cafe on the Grays Inn Road*). But enough of gastronomy, back to the bookshop.

I noticed that the books in the Nihilist section were all in... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 12:38 • 12 views
A.E. Colmer A.E. Colmer's blog:
What a day! I finished the sequel of the first Talendia book today. The Forgotten Folk is now in the hands of my fantastic copy-editor, Katherine Trail.

The Forgotten Folk is longer than The Lost Boy and contains even more adventures than the first book. The illustrations and book cover will be ma... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 12:23 • 12 views
Jessie Pinkham Jessie Pinkham's blog:
'Behind the Screens' is a new blog theme for posts that talk about writing a specific story. Since The Dragon Keeper releases tomorrow, this seems like a good time to start.

In complete honesty, when I started writing I wasn't entirely sure this story would be a romance. *gasp* The beginning poin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 12:06 • 13 views
J.C.  Williams J.C. Williams's blog:
I've just published my fifth book and loved writing it. It is my first sequel, and to be honest, the main reason I wrote a sequel was that the characters have become friends. It's really strange, I feel like I've stepped away from a world where everyone is now stood still, waiting for me to come... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 11:56 • 10 views
J. Kent Messum J. Kent Messum's blog:
Hi everyone,

Next month I start teaching the "Writing Popular Fiction" course at the University of Toronto. It's an honor to be part of this program and I'm looking forward to it immensely. This is a course at the School Of Continuing Studies and is open to everyone and anyone who is interested. S... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 11:34 • 10 views
Terry   Lloyd Terry Lloyd's blog:
Some time ago I became enthralled by a TV serial centred around a novice learning some pretty impressive skills. What made it a must-watch for me was that these skills were learnt by way of monastic eastern school that taught almost superhuman abilities linked with an inspirational philosophy of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 11:18 • 80 views
Bianca Marais Bianca Marais's blog:
I've been so encouraged to hear back from readers of HUM who've said that although they never knew much about apartheid, the book made them want to learn more. Some readers expressed a wish that I'd written more about the history of apartheid, and although I had binders and binders full of resear... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 11:14 • 14 views
Nandita Rani Nandita Rani's blog:
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Published on September 25, 2017 11:11 • 10 views
Phoenix_ Phoenix_'s blog:
My new poetry book Wordless is free today for Kindle. Check it out!

https://www.amazon.com/Wordless-Phoen... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on September 25, 2017 10:57 • 8 views
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