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Christine Feehan Christine Feehan's blog:
It's exciting and nerve-wracking and fun all at once when an author releases a new series. Especially if you have a series or two that's already popular. You wonder if readers will give the new series a try. Will that like it?
I enjoyed writing Judgment Road so much and sometimes next week will s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 18:08 • 3 views
Eliza Cross Eliza Cross's blog:

Bookends


Dear friends,


Since we moved into this house 11 years ago, two bins have remained unopened in the garage.


The labels read ‘BOOKENDS.’ You wouldn’t think bunch of bookends would carry emotional weight for me, would you? And yet they do.


This past weekend as I was putting Christmas ornaments away,...

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Published on January 09, 2018 08:48 • 3 views
Bethany-Kris Bethany-Kris's blog:
Hey, loves!

So, yep, it's a new blog.

Well, actually ... it's an old blog that's been revamped to be new again. This is the blog I used before I moved my website over to Weebly. Now, my website is still over on Weebly, but my blog is coming back here.

Why, you ask.

For a few reasons.

For one, Weebly d... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 15:48 • 8 views
Allison K. Hymas Allison K. Hymas's blog:

I'm starting to get the feeling that Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's Hollywood career revolves around finding shiny green rocks and, ahem, "putting that thing back where it came from or so help me."


But seriously, guys, we need to talk about Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.

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Published on January 16, 2018 15:42 • 1 view
Suza Kates Suza Kates's blog:

As most of you know, something changed for me after I completed the Savannah Coven Series, and it became evident in my writing, or rather, how long it took me to write anything at all. Truth be told, I started having physical problems that affected my writing around book 7 of the SCS. I can clear...

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Published on January 16, 2018 11:38 • 3 views
Peycho Kanev Peycho Kanev's blog:
I am beyond thrilled to announce that my poetry manuscript has won in the Grey Book Press reading and will be published in the Summer of 2018. Is it too early for bourbon? Come here, Jack. Cheers!
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Published on January 16, 2018 15:17 • 10 views
Cindy Tomamichel Cindy Tomamichel's blog:
The Redemption of AlthalusThe Redemption of Althalus by David Eddings

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


An enjoyable read, full of interesting characters and a detailed world.

I am not a big fan of epic fantasy with a large cast of characters, so I found the middle a bit lengthy, however the beginning and end were great. I thought t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 15:16 • 5 views
Cecily Wolfe Cecily Wolfe's blog:
Yesterday I posted this on Facebook and had a LOT of questions about it:

When your sister is writing a 'novel' that reads suspiciously like a lot of stuff that happened when you all were teenagers.

Yes, my sister Katy, aka Cat, is working on a memoirish/NA/women's fiction (? yeah, I know). We have... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 14:59 • 22 views
Natalie Grigson Natalie Grigson's blog:
The wind howls

A wild thing

Scattering families of acorns and leaves

Leaving the air cold

The old here among us

Wizened trees and deep, dark earth

Know that it's shifting,

It's shifting again


Bones creak and fragile things

Cry out as the temperature drops

Steady - hold steady - the one thing

You can count o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 14:40 • 8 views
Donald N. Yates Donald N. Yates's blog:

Circe Sturm
Becoming Indian by Circe Sturm appeared several years ago as a blue ribbon publication of The School for Advanced Research in Santa Fe, N.M. It is likely to be used and cited widely by schoolteachers, tribal educators and government workers. It replaces time-honored white papers like... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 14:20 • 5 views
Elena M. Reyes Elena M. Reyes's blog:

#NEW #LIVE #ONECLICK #KU"...a fun, dirty read with a great plot!""WOW!! Such a HOT and YUMMY read!!!""Damn what a book and what an alpha hero!!"
⇨Warning: This book has a lot of angst and my hero is a major jerk. Like HUGE  Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 13:54 • 11 views
David G. Cookson David G. Cookson's blog:
Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White HouseFire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House by Michael Wolff

My rating: 3 of 5 stars


Like much of America last week, I was dying to read this tell-all of the 1st tumultuous year of the Trump administration. Michael Wolff’s book, which promised to offer a view “From the couch” of the White House, f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 13:39 • 13 views
Mary E.  Corey Mary E. Corey's blog:

Daniel Rarela designed a series of memes to stop the late civil rights leader from getting whitewashed this year. Rather than comment on Dr. King’s legacy, which is rich and well known to us all, I’d rather post the way an artist of incredible talent celebrated his life with a series of memes des...

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Published on January 16, 2018 13:31 • 11 views
Kelly Young Kelly Young's blog:
It just hit me. I have never lived anywhere as long as I have lived here.
In fact, I have lived here more than half of my life. It has been almost 33 years since, in the spring of 1985, my husband Jeff and I headed to this tiny town on the shores of Lake Huron so that he could work at the nuclear... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 13:28 • 46 views
J.R. Rain J.R. Rain's blog:
Hi again!

J.R. Rain here to announce that The Devil's Eye, book #1 in my newest Maddy Wimsey series written with Matthew S. Cox is now only .99 cents! I think you just might love it! Check it out below... and Happy Reading!

The Devil's Eye on Amazon Kindle: http://amzn.to/2EMcpjY



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Published on January 16, 2018 13:20 • 6 views
Karina Bliss Karina Bliss's blog:
Like ugly crying and military romances?
Bring Him Home, one of my Special Forces series, releases today as an ebook.

Former soldier Nathan Wyatt had no choice but to leave his army buddy to die, a secret that's still tearing him apart. Two years on, he's in Hollywood prostituting his war medal for... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 12:43 • 5 views
Rival Gates Rival Gates's blog:
The morning sun poked cautiously over the horizon. It painted the sky in a dazzling display of vibrant colors. The brilliant star seemed to pause for a moment while taking its first look at the world to which it was bringing light. The majestic, glimmering light brought a caress to the silky spri... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 12:37 • 33 views
Frank F. Weber Frank F. Weber's blog:
Options for the back cover of I-94 Murders. [image error] Picture Frank will be speaking on Murder Book at The Bierstube in Hastings on Thursday at 6:30 pm.January 18, 2018 Discussing Murder Book at  Bookstube at the Bierstube .  109 11th Street West, Hastings, Minnesota.  6:30 to 8:30 pmFebruary 5, 2... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 15, 2018 06:00 • 4 views
R.G. Belsky R.G. Belsky's blog:
"Relentlessly engaging. Richard Belsky is a thriller writer who knows what he is doing." - Michael Connelly

First published in 1999, now available on E-book for the first time from HarperCollins for just $3.99....

https://www.harpercollins.com/9780062...


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Published on January 16, 2018 12:21 • 5 views
Jayita Bhattacharjee Jayita Bhattacharjee's blog:
The sapphires that dazzles up in the sky,
Is the sapphire of our love-story;
That shines a thousand wondrous miracles.
This is the love-story of two lovers wanting
To live alive, wishing to light across the sapphire sky.
The greatest love-letter is about you and I,
Where a love has crossed the thresho... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 12:18 • 5 views
K.D. McNiven K.D. McNiven's blog:
My new book Shark Eater is free through the end of this week 1/19. It's an action/adventure/fiction. It's fastpaced and meant to be a fun read- A book to curl up on the couch with on a rainy day.

Hope you will enjoy!

Shark Eater by K.D. McNiven FREE on Amazon this week only!


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Published on January 16, 2018 12:11 • 23 views
Laurel Richards Laurel Richards's blog:
Shifters can be found in paranormal romance, science fiction, and fantasy. I enjoy shifters in a variety of genres and thought I’d share some of my own books and several recommended reads by other authors featuring these body-morphing characters.

In my fantasy novel Riding the Storm, Jeorek can sh...

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Published on January 16, 2018 12:09 • 3 views
Addison Cole Addison Cole's blog:
"How did I get lucky enough for your to finally agree to go out with me? You're not just special, Lizzie, you're unique in every way." ~ Blue Ryder

❤Fall in love with Blue and Lizzie in SEIZED BY LOVE AT SEASIDE, releasing February 7th, 2018.
➜KINDLE: http://smarturl.it/SweetSBL_Kindle
➜iBOOKS: http... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 12:09 • 1 view
Elizabeth Hoyt Elizabeth Hoyt's blog:
I'm so pleased to announce that Duke of Desire Duke of Desire has been nominated for a RT Reviewers' Choice Award!
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Published on January 16, 2018 11:51 • 6 views
Elaine Williams Crockett Elaine Williams Crockett's blog:
I've had many questions about my inspiration for Blackhall, Davis Rideout's estate in my book, Do Not Ask. Blackhall is based on Whitehall, a historic estate in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

Although there are differences between Blackhall and Whitehall, many elements are the same—a tragic famil... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 11:40 • 6 views
Seamus O'Griffin Seamus O'Griffin's blog:
I suppose the biggest problem I have with Knightfall is that it has nothing to do with history. If it was produced on the SciFi channel and shown there I could take it for what it is, fantasy. Why do I care? Because unfortunately, there are plenty of people out there who think this garbage is tru... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 11:32 • 5 views
Lynn Warford Lynn Warford's blog:
This morning I read the following articles in the Italian news:

http://www.wafb.com/story/37267434/it...

https://www.thelocal.it/20180115/atti...

My question is “WHY” does this politician feel as if he needs to downplay his remark about preserving a race of people???
Why in 2018 do white Europeans... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 11:28 • 52 views
Ibrahim S. Amin Ibrahim S. Amin's blog:
As mentioned previously, I spent some years working at 5th Planet Games, where I helped create social / freemium games for Facebook, Kongregate, and other platforms. My official title there was "lead writer & creative director". That role involved co-managing a team of artists (alongside our... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 11:48 • 15 views
William Graham William Graham's blog:
Olivia Turner's Amazing Amazon Adventure

Fourteen-year-old Olivia Turner faces the greatest challenge of her life in the Amazon rain forest. After becoming separated from her classmates on a school trip to Ecuador, Olivia finds herself lost in the jungle. She has to combat ants, mosquitos, snakes... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 10:46 • 3 views
E.J. Morelli E.J. Morelli's blog:
I was pleased to have been given the opportunity to support this worthy cause. Two autographed books have been donated, Finding Love and Short Ones. Golan, the dog featured in both books was once homeless; read his story entitled Vagabond in Short Ones and then find him throughout Finding Love. P... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 10:45 • 20 views
A.A. Schenna A.A. Schenna's blog:
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.

Swami Vivekananda

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“Till death do us part,” Linda whispered.
“Till death do us part,” Stephen confessed while watching her eyes.
It was the most enticing... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 10:41 • 57 views
Aleatha Romig Aleatha Romig's blog:
The Godfather meets Love Story...

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RESPECT may be read after the bestselling Infidelity series, before, or alone.

Taking place before the series, it is a complete novel on its own.

When marrying the love of his life, Oren Demetri marries into one of the most powerful crime families of... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 10:00 • 11 views
CeDany CeDany's blog:
I am quite these days... confused that is...

I tell people that I have two formats available for purchase via my PayHip Dot Com website -- the first one EPUB is for Android Tablet Reader called Lithium i.e. if you don't have a dedicated e-Reader tablet or you just want to keep some reading materia... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 09:44 • 6 views
Arun D. Ellis Arun D. Ellis's blog:
Hi - The book 'Daydream Believers' will be FREE for Kindle download from Amazon from Sunday 14th January until Thursday 18th January 2018 - what do you have to lose apart from a FREE book that is

Extract below

The Preacher had been sitting in the centre of the stage, eyes closed whilst the theatre... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 09:34 • 10 views
Joseph Max Lewis Joseph Max Lewis's blog:
Friends - As some of you know, once upon a time I served on a Special Forces Operational Detachment like the one in the movie - the so-called Green Berets. I do know the members of the Operational Detachment consulted on the movie and its pretty realistic. By the way, my free short story “Black S... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 09:18 • 3 views
Crystal Marcos Crystal Marcos's blog:
I would greatly appreciate if you entered my giveaway, right here on Goodreads, for a chance to win one of 100 copies of Readers' Favorite International Award-Winning Young-Adult book, Novus! Open to the US only.

https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/sh...

Crystal Marcos Novus (The Cresecren Chronicles Book 1) by Crystal Marcos Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 09:18 • 65 views
Jessie Mihalik Jessie Mihalik's blog:

Part of the serial story The Queen’s Gambit

When I became Queen, I took over the former base commander’s house. It had one floor above ground as well as two below ground. The lowest floor was on the same level as the rest of the base, so it became a public space. People who needed to talk to me o...

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Published on January 15, 2018 08:59 • 9 views
Jennifer S. Brown Jennifer S. Brown's blog:
While I’ve complained a great deal about 2017–the politics of the past year have made an activist of me–the year had its joys as well, and for once, I’d like to focus on the good. As arbitrary as it is to look back on December 31, I’m a sucker for an opportunity to reflect and […]
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Published on December 31, 2017 05:36 • 3 views
Tia Louise Tia Louise's blog:
UNDER THE LIGHTS
by Tia Louise
(c) TLM Productions LLC, 2018
(LIVE on Amazon; FREE in KU!)

Lara

We’re interrupted by a soft knock at the door. Rosa steps back to open it, and my eyes rise to meet… beautiful blue.

“Roland sent me to…” Mark’s voice cuts off as he takes in my appearance. Then it drops t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 08:27 • 3 views
B. Random B. Random's blog:
Hello and welcome to my very first blog. I spend a lot of my day writing but I'm usually in another world living someone else's life, so it's going to be tough for me to try to keep my feet on the ground and talk real.
I love reading, so it seems natural to me to write. I have a wild imagination... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 08:22 • 9 views
Roxanne Rhoads Roxanne Rhoads's blog:
Interview With Aletta Thorne author of The Chef & the Ghost of Bartholomew Addison Jenkins #bewitchingbooktours http://ow.ly/2QXY30hNZ9h

The Dark Proposal by Megan Cashman #bewitchingbooktours http://ow.ly/cyYu30hNZbF

Spotlight & Giveaway - Storm Crossed by Dani Harper #bewitchingbooktours... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 08:22 • 4 views
Thorn Osgood Thorn Osgood's blog:
Consider an extraordinary escape to a passage from a dying world. With no knowledge except, Corilan said, it would lead to a pristine world. Would you go?
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Published on January 16, 2018 08:07 • 22 views
Mike Thorn Mike Thorn's blog:
"As a graduate student, some stories in Darkest Hours hit a little too close to home. The story 'Sabbatical,' for example, offers a wonderful look into the agony and anxiety that accompanies the thesis writing process. This particular story shows the brilliant craftmanship behind this collection.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 08:05 • 9 views
Peter Bartram Peter Bartram's blog:
I've written a Crampton of the Chronicle short story called The Mystery of the Ice-cream Parlour. If you're familiar with the books, you'll know that Colin Crampton is the crime reporter on the Brighton Evening Chronicle. His only reliable contact at the police station is Detective Inspector Edwa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 16, 2018 07:53 • 6 views
Rhys Bowen Rhys Bowen's blog:
I have two exciting Tuscan connections this year. My new stand alone historical novel, the Tuscan Chikd debuts on February 20 and I'll be teaching a workshop in Tuscant this summer. Info at www.minervaeducation.net
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Published on January 16, 2018 07:48 • 21 views
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