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Max Allan Collins Max Allan Collins's blog:

I try not to delve into politics much here. Most people know that I am left of center, but not so far left as to have any trouble with writing about Mike Hammer. This week I want to share a couple of things with you.


This cartoon, which appeared in the Quad City Times, is eloquent in its depiction...

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Published on February 20, 2018 07:00 • 7 views
Neal Asher Neal Asher's blog:
New book announcement: Polity-universe classics from Neal Asher!by ADMIN on FEBRUARY 20, 2018 in NEWSExciting news, sci-fi fans! After a long time trying to make it happen, we’ve just acquired the rights to several Neal Asher backlist titles: Gridlinked, Brass Man, and The Skinner.Now, that’s pre... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 21:04 • 8 views
Michio Kaku Michio Kaku's blog:


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Click for more CBS This Morning CBS News science and futurist contributor, Dr. Michio Kaku‘s new book, The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth is officially released and available for purchase. CBS This Morning invited Kaku to talk about his bold assertions on...

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Published on February 20, 2018 22:56 • 7 views
Lola Andrews Lola Andrews's blog:
Inaugurating Top 5 Lists on Wednesday!

Every Wednesday, I will be posting a random Top 5 List, hoping to inspire and bring about discussion. These are, of course, subjective opinions, so please join me and share your own favorites, or tell me if you've found a new one thanks to these posts!

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Published on February 21, 2018 01:00 • 13 views
Jeyamohan Jeyamohan's blog:
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கொறறவை அசசாகி வெளிவநத ஒரு மாத காலததிறகுப பின அதன ஆசிரியர ஜெயமோகன நீணட ஓயவை அறிவிததார. திடடமிடட பெரிய பணி கசசிதமாக முடிநது விடும நிலையில, நீணட ஓயவொனறை விருமபுவது மனித இயலபு. 25 ஆவது வயதில முகிழதத கருவை 43 ஆவது வயதில எழுதி முடிதது விடடு நீணட ஓயவை அறிவிததிருககிறார ஜெயமோகன. 600 பககஙகளில டெமமி அளவில...

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Published on February 20, 2018 10:36 • 7 views
Jamie Fessenden Jamie Fessenden's blog:

[image error]I finished a novel in November, and usually I take a few weeks off before I dive into my next big project. But something went haywire this year. Those few weeks turned into a few months, and now the motivation to sit down and begin writing isn’t really there.


What happened? I don’t kn...

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Published on February 20, 2018 14:07 • 7 views
محمد إلهامي محمد إلهامي's blog:

"المكان الوحيد الذي يلقى فيه الجنود (الأمريكيون) الترحيب بالورود والأزهار تُلقى عند أقدامهم هو الأفلام السينمائية"مذكرات كونداليزا رايس، ص282.
"كانت (لحظة القبض على صدام حسين) لحظة فرح، لكنني أذكر الآن أننا قد ارتكبنا غلطة، إذ قلت في نفسي: كان يجب أن يذيع النبأ رجل عراقي. ولكن الأوان قد فات لجعل... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 23:53 • 8 views
Lindsey Duncan Lindsey Duncan's blog:
I now have a release date for Scylla and Charybdis, my space opera / soft science fiction novel from Grimbold Books:  April 15th!
This is sadly *not* Tax Day this year, as would be somehow twistedly appropriate, but I'm very excited.  Watch this space for more details, peeks behind the scenes, and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 16:19 • 7 views
Jason Fried Jason Fried's blog:

I’ve begun a new YouTube series called On Writing Software Well where I explore the real Basecamp codebase in search of interesting programming topics. It’s less “here’s how to do it” and more “here’s what I was thinking when we made this choice or took this direction”. And it’s intimately ground...

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Published on February 20, 2018 10:11 • 1 view
Holly Thompson Holly Thompson's blog:

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Published on February 20, 2018 05:00 • 7 views
Michelle Hodkin Michelle Hodkin's blog:


The Reckoning of Noah Shaw has a cover now (!) and a release date (11/13/18) AND a really, really awesome announcement to go with it: I’m going to be signing the entire first print run! That means wherever you pre-order your copy from, it’ll be signed by me until the first printing is sold out, s...

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Published on February 20, 2018 09:27 • 14 views
Marie Brennan Marie Brennan's blog:

I’m very hit or miss when it comes to liking poetry, and I most frequently miss with free verse, because part of what draws me to poetry is the rhythmic effect of meter. But I’ve taken to copying out poems I like in a small notebook, and a couple of the recent ones have been free verse — and in w...

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Published on February 20, 2018 16:09 • 7 views
Delilah Devlin Delilah Devlin's blog:

This was new for me as a writer. The first thing I realized as Book One developed was that I needed a map. I started out with a couple of countries in the story, but that quickly grew, and the map kept me straight on where I was—literally.


Now, I publish it in the front of each book, because reade...

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Published on February 20, 2018 18:38 • 7 views
Sue  Brown Sue Brown's blog:
SHATTERPROOF BOND SERIES TOUR Catch up with the Shatterproof Bond series in Kindle Unlimited before book #5 "Powder Burns" is released in the spring.
Series Buy Links - Available on Kindle UnlimitedAmazon


AS YOU WISH (Book #1) 1 wedding, 2 best men, one hell of a love story! Declan Ramsay was t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 17:30 • 8 views
Lucy Felthouse Lucy Felthouse's blog:

**Buy Love Me Hard Now: https://books2read.com/lovemehard**



Blurb:


Alisha King isn’t afraid of intimacy, or so she manages to convince herself.  After all, she experiences intimacy in a myriad of ways, from viewing the world behind the lens of her camera to a frenzied romp with her favorite vi...

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Published on February 20, 2018 01:00 • 8 views
Alexander Laurence Alexander Laurence's blog:
PATTY GRIFFIN ANNOUNCES 2018 ACOUSTIC TOUR


"Every Patty Griffin song arrives fully and perfectly formed, which is perhaps her greatest gift. Her songwriting is honest and compassionate no matter the subject.



Her voice is uniquely compelling and her guitar work unfailingly evocative.She's a songwri...
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Published on February 20, 2018 15:55 • 10 views
Tymber Dalton Tymber Dalton's blog:

This is that periodic whine I hate to do but which is included in the whole part and parcel of being a writer.


Amazon places a HUGE amount of weight on reviews (positive and critical) when its magic sauce algorithms determine a book’s placement. It’s not just the sales that can put it on the top o...

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Published on February 20, 2018 07:29 • 7 views
Eve Langlais Eve Langlais's blog:
Do you have a blog? Do you like showcasing new books? I have media kits available for my releases so you can grab them and post away! Deadly Match releases next week, and if you do post, be sure to...
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Published on February 20, 2018 21:20 • 7 views
Gary Vaynerchuk Gary Vaynerchuk's blog:

You can now add GIFs to your Instagram Stories.


Guys, Instagram just launched an incredible new feature for marketers and storytellers. They now allow you to use GIF Stickers in your Instagram Stories.



Take Advantage of Instagram Updates in 2018

As we continue to watch Instagram and Facebook inn...

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Published on February 20, 2018 15:53 • 9 views
Saskia Walker Saskia Walker's blog:
Psst, this one is out today! Available through the usual suspects ;) The Cage is a quickie sexy read... a perfect bedtime read.. ?  Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 09:55 • 7 views
Hugh Howey Hugh Howey's blog:

What would happen if all the agnostics, skeptics, and atheists out there were open and vocal about their secular lives? Would would happen if the vast majority of people admitted that their sense of morality came from internal and communal reasoning rather than from a religious text?


My best guess...

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Published on February 20, 2018 14:23 • 15 views
Gretchen Rubin Gretchen Rubin's blog:

Interview: John Leland.


John Leland is a longtime journalist who has been at The New York Times since 2000. He's covered a wide range of topics, among them, retirement and religion.


He also writes books, and he has a new book that is just hitting the shelves: Happiness Is a Choice You Make: Lessons...

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Published on February 20, 2018 02:30 • 10 views
C.J. Cherryh C.J. Cherryh's blog:

There’s a knotty question I never got into with Foreigner, and there’s a reason I’ve always had a time-gap inside the shuttle flights…because while Mother Earth and her satellites behave in a totally sensible way, the ways in which we get to orbit are varied and in technological evolution. So I d...

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Published on February 20, 2018 09:08 • 7 views
Sharon E. Cathcart Sharon E. Cathcart's blog:
Favorite Phantom Item You Own

This is a hard one, to be honest.  There’s the mask autographed by Franc d’Ambrosio, the custom jewelry by Stephanie Piro, and even the autographed photo of Gerard Butler in the Red Death costume.


At the end of the day it came down to this item.  Several years ago, the...

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Published on February 20, 2018 06:04 • 2 views
Cynthia Eden Cynthia Eden's blog:

**Sale news!!!** Are you looking for a dark and sexy romantic suspense to read? Because MINE TO HOLD is just .99 for a limited time at all major ebook retailers! Snag it!


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She was one man’s obsession…


Nine years ago, Claire Kramer’s lover brutally killed her family, and he tried to kill her. She...

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Published on February 20, 2018 17:03 • 7 views
Ilona Andrews Ilona Andrews's blog:

What happens when an email from the publicist catches us, while I’m at the office, and Gordon is at the main house.


Gordon: I’m relieved and grateful, to be honest. If it pleases your majesty, let the sin be upon my head.

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Published on February 20, 2018 12:52 • 17 views
Scott Adams Scott Adams's blog:

The common view we see from the mainstream media is that President Trump is a monster and there is no doubt about it. In support of that view, they offer plenty of evidence. And by evidence, I mean they hallucinate they can read minds.


Pundit creates news by reading minds


One of the biggest illusio...

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Published on February 20, 2018 17:42 • 7 views
Jaci Burton Jaci Burton's blog:



Two signed copies of Hope Ignites are up for grabs in Jaci’s latest contest, which runs through April 16. Answer this contest’s question, and find out other ways to get more chances! Congratulations to the winners of the previous contest who were notified by email.


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Published on February 19, 2018 22:00 • 7 views
Maggie Stiefvater Maggie Stiefvater's blog:
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Published on February 20, 2018 17:43 • 9 views
Alexander Engel-Hodgkinson Alexander Engel-Hodgkinson's blog:
Working on two separate projects at a steady pace. Since Cobalt Rogue is too long to work on in an email attachment at work (just finding the spot I was working on at home in the document is a big pain), I've been chipping away at Jumping for Charlotte on the work computer (without downloading it... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 23:40 • 7 views
Adam Graham Adam Graham's blog:
Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor - The Sapling Vol. 2: RootsDoctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor - The Sapling Vol. 2: Roots by James Peaty

My rating: 3 of 5 stars


Root's collects Issues 5-8 of the Eleventh Doctor's Year Three and has three stories plus one short:

Time of the Ood: This story has the Doctor, Alice, and the Sapling traveling to an outpost where a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 22:59 • 7 views
Emirhan Burak Aydın Emirhan Burak Aydın's blog:
"An Geliyor, Boş Vermekten Yoruluyorsunuz"

Kaleme aldığı öyküler daha önce pek çok edebiyat dergisinde okuyucuya ulaşmış olan genç yazar Emirhan Burak Aydın'la hem ilk romanı Gözlemci Olarak Buradayız hem de kurmak istediği edebiyat üzerine bir söyleşi gerçekleştirdik.


Gözlemci Olarak Buradayız, y... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 22:45 • 9 views
Shawn H. Phillips Shawn H. Phillips's blog:
More reviews are starting to come in for Darkened Demigod. 4 & 5 stars so far, and also working for reviewers to post on Amazon. Will be doing a Amazon Gift Card Giveaway (12 of them) to be randomly chosen from all Amazon reviews of the book by March 15, 2018.

Looking for more sci-fi/fantasy a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 22:38 • 10 views
Sheri Poe-Pape Sheri Poe-Pape's blog:
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Catch my "Spring into Reading" Giveaway!
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Published on February 20, 2018 22:01 • 8 views
R.S. Merritt R.S. Merritt's blog:
Technical stuff gets way in the way of the fun parts of writing. Which, is the writing part! That and the whole day job thing! I'd love to be able to do this full time. Talk about a dream job. In an effort to get there here is the link to the first book in my new series. It's more Sci-Fi-Fantasy-... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 21:05 • 12 views
Daniel Clausen Daniel Clausen's blog:
I was 48, strapped to the passenger side seat of a Nissan Notto as it dodged and passed cars on the road. "Cheap," he kept saying over and over again like some exotic bird. He was trying to tell me that the car had been cheap to rent. But every time he said it, he leaned closer toward me taking h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 20:45 • 14 views
Aviva Vaughn Aviva Vaughn's blog:
Get it free on all platforms
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Published on February 20, 2018 20:09 • 7 views
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