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Wendell Whitney Thorne Wendell Whitney Thorne's blog:
I grew up in the Boston suburb of Hanover and therefore was a Red Sox fan (which explains a lot about me). My shop is decorated, in part, by a lot of Red Sox memorabilia. Banners, photos, posters, etc. My favorite is the signed and numbered panoramic framed photo of Dave Roberts sliding under Der... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 14, 2018 03:56 • 3 views
Emily Skrutskie Emily Skrutskie's blog:


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Happy launch day, little book! ❤ I have spent ten years with you, dreaming you up, writing you into existence, and now you’re out there, in the world, finding your readers. And even though our time together is over, I find comfort in the thought that stories, as long as they’re shared,...

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Published on November 13, 2018 19:12 • 1 view
Anne Mercier Anne Mercier's blog:


Hi everyone,


I’m not sure why I’m getting emails from readers asking for me to send them a copy of the Xander Christmas short stories, but they are not free at this time.


I realize there are issues with Amazon search and certain books not appearing for customers, and I apologize on their behalf....

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Published on November 13, 2018 15:18 • 1 view
J.D. Barker J.D. Barker's blog:

First off, I’d like to thank everyone who took the time to vote for DRACUL! With over 900,000 books published… MORE


The post DRACUL made the FINALS for the GoodReads Choice Awards! #DRACUL appeared first on J.D. BARKER.

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Published on November 13, 2018 08:11 • 2 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:
I did an extensive interview for Fatherly, one of the most prominent sites for fathers. Give it a read to hear more about the #transhumanist future of parenting: https://www.fatherly.com/love-money/r... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 14, 2018 03:17 • 2 views
Julia Quinn Julia Quinn's blog:

Read | Buy


We’re just one week away from RELEASE DAY: November 20! In a Starred Review, Publishers Weekly declares Poppy & Andrew’s story “a real treat for Quinn’s fans and anyone who loves historical romance.” Team JQ thinks it’s high time everyone meets Captain Andrew James Rokesby, who mak...

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Published on November 13, 2018 08:34 • 2 views
Nate Silver Nate Silver's blog:

Welcome to FiveThirtyEight’s weekly politics chat. The transcript below has been lightly edited.




sarahf (Sarah Frostenson, politics editor): So we’re here today to talk about the midterm elections and the BLUE WAVE … or blue trickle? Which is it, team!?!


nrakich (Nathaniel Rakich, elections analyst...

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Published on November 14, 2018 03:01 • 1 view
Lea Wait Lea Wait's blog:

Is there anything more trite than observations about the changing seasons and how we react to those changes?  Poets, composers, and painters have had a field day with that subject, using it to explore attitudes toward life and death, the cycle of the seasons serving as a metaphor for the cycle of...

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Published on November 13, 2018 22:16 • 1 view
Helena Hunting Helena Hunting's blog:

It’s finally here! It felt like today would never come, didn’t it? I am so excited to share this final book in The Pucked Series with all of you. This has been such a fun cast of characters to write, and while I’m sad for it to come to an end, I’m looking forward to […]


The post PUCKED LOVE is LIV...

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Published on November 13, 2018 06:17 • 2 views
K.  Webster K. Webster's blog:
Cold Cole Heart
Cold Cole Heart

Author: K Webster
Genres: Dark, Romance
Tag: Standalone
ASIN: B07KDQ991H

I’m wicked and sadistic.
I am Cold Cole Heart.
My mission is death and their payment to me has come due.
Buy from Amazon Kindle Buy from GoodReads




About the Book


I once was a hero.
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Published on November 13, 2018 17:05 • 1 view
Corey Lee Wrenn Corey Lee Wrenn's blog:


Sociologists understand segregation to be one of the most potent and fundamental processes of oppression. Creating separation entails highlighting difference. This, in turn, justifies inequality. Segregation literally marginalizes vulnerable groups.

Segregation can happen by race, impacting housi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 14, 2018 03:06 • 3 views
Mirella Muffarotto Mirella Muffarotto's blog:
Every Boy is a Book (The Rook Crew #1) by Mirella Muffarotto {\__/}
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/ >♥ If you’re looking for a sweet contemporary YA romance full of swoon-worthy scenes and heartwarming moments, the kind of story that leaves you with a book hangover and makes you grip your Kindle, you won’t want to miss Every Boy is a Book!

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Published on November 14, 2018 03:06 • 1 view
Rachel  Grant Rachel Grant's blog:

The Kiss and Thrill blog, where this was originally published, will soon be disappearing, and I am republishing my Kiss and Thrill posts here to keep a copy.  This one is from December 2014.


HAPPY (almost) NEW YEAR! As 2014 draws to a close, I’m thrilled to once again be ending the year with a new...

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Published on November 13, 2018 09:50 • 1 view
Jodi Vaughn Jodi Vaughn's blog:


I was born and raised in the South, so what’ I’m going to say is sacrilegious.

I don’t like pecan pie. I prefer apple.
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Published on November 13, 2018 08:03 • 1 view
Bethany-Kris Bethany-Kris's blog:
Hey, loves!

It is that time of the week again – my AMA – which means you ask me all your burning questions, and I try to answer them as best I can. All fun stuff, and sometimes heavy.

Do you have a question for me?

That’s great.

You can drop it into my AMA form HERE and I will get to it.

Now, onto the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 13, 2018 06:32 • 1 view
Sophie Hannah Sophie Hannah's blog:
CategoriesLatest News
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Simon & Charlie
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Articles by Sophie














** Update – latest news on Simon & Charlie


Fans of Simon and Charlie, do not despair! I’m working on the next full-length Simon and Charlie novel – I think it will probably be published in early 20...

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Published on November 13, 2018 10:26 • 1 view
Paul  Christensen Paul Christensen's blog:
Spaceships vs fur cloaks. I’m on the spaceship side, hard to say where this book is.



The ‘Germanic scene’ is riddled with sexual degenerates, feminist shieldmaidens and other LARPers who have little or nothing to offer a future galactic empire. That isn’t the fault of the Aryan gods, it’s the faul... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 14, 2018 02:50 • 6 views
Viktoria Faust Viktoria Faust's blog:
I was just checking reviews for my books. Here are my favorites:

for Beauty of the Beast
it 3 stars, but it's my favorite
https://www.amazon.com/gp/customer-re...

and also this one
https://www.amazon.com/gp/customer-re...


For my story Riana in The Gray Dusk
https://www.amazon.com/gp/customer-re...
https... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 14, 2018 02:48 • 20 views
Richard  Parry Richard Parry's blog:

This is one of my world-famous emails, originally sent Friday November 9, 2018. You can get on the list if you want this directly wired to your brain (…or nearest connected device).










Greetings, programs.

It’s Author Launch Week™ here in the Richard Parry empire. This is like other weeks, but with a...

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Published on November 13, 2018 15:00 • 3 views
Mina Rehman Mina Rehman's blog:
Me: I'm a brave, independent and strong woman.

Also me: *googles if a person can die from the flu*
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Published on November 14, 2018 02:31 • 1 view
Barbara Delinsky Barbara Delinsky's blog:

This is Why I Have Four Reasons For Hope by @barbaradelinsky #hope


No, this is not a political blog. I’m not touting one candidate over another. The election of 2018 is over. Some races went the way I wanted, others did not.


For me, though, four things stand out.


Four BIG reasons for hope: 

Women can do it. Record numbers of women ran – and WON – on issues about... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 13, 2018 14:29 • 3 views
Pepper Winters Pepper Winters's blog:
Hi! How are you? Having a good week so far? I have news…. I’ve been asked a lot lately (and completely understandably so) for an update on THE SON & HIS HOPE and THE BODY PAINTER. And I’m here to give some updates…along with some excuses. And they are excuses, no matter how I glamourize … Mor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 13, 2018 16:34 • 6 views
Κατερίνα Μαλακατέ Κατερίνα Μαλακατέ's blog:


Δεν είμαι φανατική του Ντάνιελ Κέλμαν, μάλλον το αντίθετο, ως τώρα δυσκολευόμουν να καταλάβω γιατί είναι ένας από τους πιο ευπώλητους συγγραφείς, γιατί κάθε βιβλίο του είναι εκδοτικό γεγονός στη Γερμανία. Ο Τυλ πάντως με τράβηξε αμέσως, το θέμα, το εξώφυλλο, η έκδοση, κάτι με ωθούσε να το διαβάσ... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 13, 2018 02:53 • 10 views
Jane Lindskold Jane Lindskold's blog:
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Thinking Wolf Thoughts


Yesterday, Jim had the staples removed from his knee.  Today the work begins on having the tub in the front bathroom converted into a walk-in shower.  In case you were wondering, life here has not settled down.  And that means I’m not doing much in the way of w...

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Published on November 14, 2018 00:00 • 5 views
Charlotte Eriksson Charlotte Eriksson's blog:


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Published on November 13, 2018 07:00 • 2 views
K. Bromberg K. Bromberg's blog:


Many of you asked me for a book about Desi, the quirky friend who we see throughout the Everyday Heroes Standalones (Cuffed, Combust and Worth the Risk) . . . and today is her day to shine. CONTROL, Desi’s novella, is now available on Amazon!
http://smarturl.it/ControlAmz

 


 


CONTROL


Control is s...

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Published on November 13, 2018 09:30 • 2 views
Julie A. Brown Julie A. Brown's blog:

While researching family history, it’s inevitable that one will eventually come to a dead end. Records are missing, and/or lost, there are multiple versions, or mistakes have been made. Those missing folks are always listed as “Unknown”,  a word that means the family line ended, and it makes me k...

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Published on November 13, 2018 14:32 • 4 views
Mariachiara Cabrini Mariachiara Cabrini's blog:


Piccola Vipera, il mio nuovo romanzo ora in fase di editing è pieno di musica. Solo la colonna sonora è di ben 5 pagine….Perciò nei prossimi mesi aspettativi di ascoltare su questo blog divese canzoni che mi hanno ispirato durante la scrittura. Questa è una. Burn dal musical Hamilton. Un musical...

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Published on November 13, 2018 09:58 • 3 views
Lorena Lupu Lorena Lupu's blog:
În general, femeile sunt contabilizate drept sexul frumos, obiectul dorinței, trofeul la care te califici după ce ai înfrânt zmeul, și alte o mie...
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Published on November 14, 2018 02:03 • 4 views
Alexa Land Alexa Land's blog:
I'm giving away two copies of the Heart2Heart charity anthology on Amazon. Click here for a chance to win. :)  (Sadly, Amazon limits these giveaways to US residents, apologies to my overseas readers).

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Published on November 13, 2018 23:10 • 4 views
Holly Lisle Holly Lisle's blog:

Problem: Not Enough Noro means I have to use a fill-in yarn


2018 08 14 Noro and Rowan -- supplies chosen


SOLVED: On November 3rd, I finished my Stained Glass Sweater, a project I’d been working on in small pieces since August 18th.


Problem: About two weeks ago (late in the actual season), I discovered that the Diablo 3 season had something I...

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Published on November 13, 2018 08:42 • 2 views
Amy Allen Clark Amy Allen Clark's blog:
Time to get our holiday shopping on!! xoxo cross stitch coaster sets (cute stocking stuffer!!) wubbly fleece pullover headphones stand the bike deconstructed book holiday dress (loads of hues!!) solid metallic throws (holy price drop!!!) razor scooter (under $20!!) mock-neck swing dress, several... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 13, 2018 13:07 • 3 views
J. Kenner J. Kenner's blog:

I’m so excited that Wicked Grind is part of the FREE Winter Nights anthology — available only for a limited time!  Check it out and grab your copy while you can!



HEAT UP YOUR NIGHTS! 10 steamy books from bestselling authors fill this limited-time winter boxed set! If you love alpha heroes and sexy...

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Published on November 13, 2018 14:28 • 4 views
Harshada Pathare Harshada Pathare's blog:
Nights are out in full swing,
And my heart is a moving song,
Let’s go for a walk in your favorite spots

Where souls freeze in deep memories
Where love pleads for love to consume
Winds drift close and closer to interrupt
From skies, stars crouch down to see,
Fascinating shots filled with suspense

Lost in... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 14, 2018 01:53 • 8 views
Bill Gates Bill Gates's blog:
Bill Gates talks about myAgro, a company helping poor farmers save money for the first time using their phones.
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Published on November 14, 2018 01:52 • 18 views
Shirley McCann Shirley McCann's blog:

I admit it. I was skeptic. While I’d seen the televised effects of Dowsing or Divining Rods, I assumed their accuracy was user manipulation. But I recently had an opportunity to try them out on a paranormal investigation. And I have to admit, I was impressed.


 


Several of us novice investigators de...

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Published on November 13, 2018 08:28 • 3 views
Mike  Bennett Mike Bennett's blog:
I forgot to tell you - we got a dog. Pippa is a rescue dog that we adopted from the great people up at ASH Animal Rescue Centre in Co. Wicklow. She's a three-year old mixed breed (border collie and Labrador). She's ridiculously adorable, and is proving much better than a Fitbit at getting me out... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 13, 2018 04:58 • 1 view
Pittacus Lore Pittacus Lore's blog:

Team Epic Reads Reveals the Last Books That Made Them Cry


Have you ever wondered what Team Epic Reads talks about behind the scenes? Which books we read, and which made us cry immediately before we recommended them to each other? Well, if so, you’re in luck! We wanted to give you a front-row seat to our first ever round table, in which we discuss the l...

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Published on November 13, 2018 19:45 • 5 views
Diane Ravitch Diane Ravitch's blog:

PBS aired this program about public sector pensions a few weeks ago. I waited to post it until after the election, when you would have more time to watch it.


It is a vivid explanation of how the politicians of Kentucky dipped into the pension funds of public employees and used it to fund public pr...

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Published on November 13, 2018 09:00 • 3 views
Jeff Strand Jeff Strand's blog:

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Yes, my novella Cold Dead Hands is available now in a Kindle edition! A vicious attack on a grocery store has turned into a hostage situation. But things are much worse for the ten people hiding in the walk-in freezer…


 

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Published on November 13, 2018 06:01 • 1 view
Lysa TerKeurst Lysa TerKeurst's blog:

Have you ever faced a hard life situation that left you thinking, “Why this? Why now? Why me?”


Sometimes our expectations look like one thing, but then our actual experience is quite another thing. The distance between those two becomes the fertile soil of disappointment where fear, disillusionmen...

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Published on November 13, 2018 03:00 • 6 views
A.L. Butcher A.L. Butcher's blog:

Reading for the Blind interview


Name: Matt Jenkins


I understand you are involved with one of the services providing spoken word material for the visually impaired – tell us a bit more about this work.


Yes. I am the “technical editor” for the local Talking Newspaper charity.  Every two weeks we t...

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Published on November 13, 2018 04:00 • 4 views
J. Grace Pennington J. Grace Pennington's blog:
I’m still not able to login to this website at home, but I’m staying at my parents’ for the week so they can have some grandbaby time, so I’m here for the moment. However, I originally wanted to post this on the Firmament Series website, but apparently the domain is not propagating. If you don’t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 13, 2018 14:14 • 4 views
Peggy Jaeger Peggy Jaeger's blog:

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Today I’m over on Angela Hayes’ THANKFUL AUTHOR 2018 blog talking about blessings. Have you ever thought what your life would be like if you weren’t blessed? Or have you considered being a blessing to others?

Come join me and tell me who you’ve been blessed in your life. THANKFUL A...

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Published on November 14, 2018 01:25 • 27 views
Max Allan Collins Max Allan Collins's blog:

My co-author, Brad A. Schwartz, and I will be appearing at the American Writers Museum in Chicago next Monday evening, from 6:30 till 8:30. The address is 180 N. Michigan Avenue, and we will give an informal talk and answer audience questions as well as sign (and, I hope, sell) copies of Scarface...

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Published on November 13, 2018 06:00 • 3 views
Rachel  Thomas Rachel Thomas's blog:
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Published on November 14, 2018 01:15 • 2 views
Dean Wesley Smith Dean Wesley Smith's blog:
And My Answer…

I deleted the question and my response and decided to answer it here so the author is not seemingly attacked by me. The author’s only fault is a massive belief in myths. So no point in me getting personal.


So here is the author’s question in general.


The author had a large (400 plu...

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Published on November 14, 2018 00:38 • 3 views
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