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Susan Lynn Solomon Susan Lynn Solomon's blog:
Ah, the fun never ends when people read what I’ve written and love it. A new review of the Emlyn Goode Mystery, Dead Again (now 18 readers have given this book 5 stars):

“Ms. Solomon strikes again! A deadly encounter re-emerges decades later, even more deadly than before. The plot twists will keep... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 12:37 • 1 view
Teresa LaBella Teresa LaBella's blog:
Cooking for PicassoCooking for Picasso by Camille Aubray

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


"Cooking for Picasso" is one of those books that readers devour and authors envy.

Camille Aubray has crafted a novel that could have become disjointed and confusing in less than expert hands. Celine's story in 2016 is told in first perso... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 12:18 • 1 view
Dean Tongue Dean Tongue's blog:
Episode I - Birth of a Faceless Loner

Writing saved my life.

There is no doubt about that. Don’t get me wrong, I always wanted to be a writer, it just took me a long time to do anything about it. Life got in the way.

I was born in the eighties. My real name is **** ******* ******. My name now is De... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 11:38 • 19 views
Andrew Hixson Andrew Hixson's blog:
I am happy to provide you with 25 complimentary Audible.com and 25 complimentary Audible.co.uk codes you can use to start spreading the word about my audiobook:
he below promotional codes work only on Audible.com. As you distribute these codes, share these instructions with your fans:

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Published on July 15, 2018 11:12 • 21 views
D. Thrush D. Thrush's blog:
I can't find an answer to this one. Even when a review is requested in the back matter or readers are getting a free book.

I rely on reviews to give me a sense of whether I'll enjoy a book. I've also discovered some great books from reading friend's reviews on GR.

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Published on July 15, 2018 10:58 • 7 views
James Litherland James Litherland's blog:
Dog days of summer indeed!

I’ve got so much work to do of different kinds, and not time or energy enough to do half. But I’m trying my best and doing what I can. And praying for cooler weather. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 10:29 • 8 views
Lynn L. Clark Lynn L. Clark's blog:
As a writer of poetry in my young adult years, I was pleased to see that it is making a comeback. A recent survey reports that 28 million American adults read poetry in the past year, which is the highest percentage in 15 years.

Young adults, African Americans, and Asian Americans largely account... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 12:28 • 5 views
J.R. James J.R. James's blog:
Hi All,
To make the most of any long, hot, lazy summer days that may be coming your way, it’s time to stock up on some hot summer reading, so here’s a chance for readers in the U.S. and the U.K. to load up your Kindles with three steamy romances at a 75% discount on the usual prices.

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Published on July 15, 2018 09:43 • 5 views
Irene Clearmont Irene Clearmont's blog:

At last... Fourth Wall is the latest of my female domination novels to be published. 72,000 words of deep femdom fantasy that speaks to the reader directly, as Mistress Monique allows you into her thoughts and speaks to you from the pages. I have written in the first-person before, many times in... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 07:56 • 8 views
Brian D. Anderson Brian D. Anderson's blog:
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Published on July 15, 2018 08:48 • 37 views
Andy  Roberts Andy Roberts's blog:
Just a short message to say thank you for supporting my writing. For those of you who haven't seen it already, the paperback is now available for sale and looks absolutely gorgeous.

If you enjoyed 'A Foolish Wind' why not pop along to: www.theauthorandyroberts.com and signup for my no-spam newslet... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 08:47 • 8 views
Katheryn Maddox Haddad Katheryn Maddox Haddad's blog:
Bible Puzzles for Young and Old by Katheryn Maddox HaddadThe scripture for today, July 15 (7/15), is Matthew 7:15 as found in the New Testament of the Bible.

"Watch out for false prophets. They come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ferocious wolves."

Jesus said this. Maybe sometimes the "false prophet" is within yourself. You have a pet... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 08:21 • 7 views
Ettore Grillo Ettore Grillo's blog:

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In the afternoon, I went for a walk along the same dusty sidewalk as the day before. The rain had compacted the dust. It seemed to follow a sandy riverbank. Here and there, there were puddles. While I was walking at a slow pace, two men of the Masai tribe came up to me. Once I had w...

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Published on July 14, 2018 04:09 • 9 views
M.N. Arzu M.N. Arzu's blog:
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A visit to the doctor is anything but normal when you're a merman.

We're two days away from the release of Underground - A Merfolk Secret. You can read Chapter 1 here, and all the chapters in between as well.

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From the Inside Out


Something about this place was making Chris nervous.

   The light-blue...

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Published on July 15, 2018 07:10 • 8 views
D.  Fischer D. Fischer's blog:
Hey everyone.

For those who don’t know yet, I’ve started writing a book on my blog. A series, actually.

While I’m still plugging away at Rise of the Realms, I decided to offer something FREE to my readers who are patiently waiting.

Here’s how it works: every week I post the next chapter to the boo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 07:53 • 7 views
David   Gustafson David Gustafson's blog:
Beginning tomorrow, Bonjour Amigo's sultriest Finnish secret agent, Bodacious Strawberries, will begin filing her reports directly from the Helsinki sauna where Comrade Trump and Secret Agent Putin will be holding their summit, possibly picking up the conversation thread from their previous meeti... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 07:42 • 10 views
Frank Cereo Frank Cereo's blog:
Just released a new books today - Genre Romance/Action/Adventure/War
Synopsis
Ray DeAngelo is a pilot in the United States Army Air Force during World War II. He pilots the B-17 bomber also known as the Flying Fortress. On a bombing mission over North Africa his plane is shot down. He is the sole s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 07:42 • 35 views
David Dennington David Dennington's blog:
I have just been told that I've rated A Town Like Alice with only 3 stars. Actually, I was merely giving a status update not a star rating. So, to put matters right and keep Shutists happy, I've upgraded it to five stars as I know it is a wonderful book and I am thoroughly enjoying it. Nevil Shut... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 07:31 • 7 views
Lois McMaster Bujold Lois McMaster Bujold's blog:
The audio edition of the novella "The Flowers of Vashnoi" is set to release from Blackstone Audiobooks and Downpour (and presumably, other vendors) on October 23.

https://www.downpour.com/the-flowers-...

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Published on July 15, 2018 07:26 • 51 views
Lyn Forester Lyn Forester's blog:
The next book in the Poison World series takes a slight detour in the novella, When the Sky Turns On, where readers get to meet Henly personally and see what happens to him during the three days that pass between book 2 and book 4 of Reagen and Drake! Henly's a street smart guy who's found himsel... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 06:58 • 7 views
Jeff Lessard Jeff Lessard's blog:
So its been awhile ,since I did this. But its been awhile since I have done a lot of things. Its the process , we do things then dont .Maybe we need a break ,maybe we just get lazy. It happens, its ok. But some things we stop, and we miss them. Might not know it at first, but deep inside somethin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 15, 2018 06:31 • 27 views
Steve  Griffin Steve Griffin's blog:

In The Secret of the Tirthas, the demons and their followers are desperately seeking to capture the Artefacts of Power. These magical items have gained their power from the devotion of worshippers over the centuries.

Each Artefact in the story is based on a real life sacred object, from a differe...

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Published on July 15, 2018 06:17 • 13 views
Yuval Noah Harari Yuval Noah Harari's blog:


Prof. Harari speaks to CNBC about leadership, highlighting that populists are selling “nostalgic fantasies about the past instead of real visions for the future.”


The post ‘We should never underestimate human stupidity’ appeared first on Yuval Noah Harari.

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Published on July 12, 2018 05:11 • 18 views
Becky Sarwate Becky Sarwate's blog:
“Last week at one of his authoritarian parties in Montana, POTUS 45 reminded us all that old adages become repeated truths for good reason. If you give a selfish bully an inch, he will take a mile (or more). The party’s…

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Published on July 14, 2018 09:17 • 7 views
Patti Liszkay Patti Liszkay's blog:
Picture       Friday night a week ago, July 6, the Gahanna Area Arts Council (see post from 3/5/2018),
...held it's premier First Friday Arts in the Alley, an event the purpose of which was to promote community interest in local creatives (those who create),  
Picture ...and to transform  Gahanna, Ohio,
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Published on July 14, 2018 00:00 • 6 views
Andrea Muñoz Majarrez Andrea Muñoz Majarrez's blog:

¡Hola, corazones rebeldes!


Hoy en la sección Vida de escritor, quiero compartir con vosotros una anécdota personal, que me ha provocado una enorme sorpresa y que me ha devuelto la esperanza en la humanidad, bueno, más bien en ciertos lectores, demostrándome que no existen las verdades absolutas, y...

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Published on July 15, 2018 02:07 • 1 view
Keith Law Keith Law's blog:

No new Insider pieces this week; I’ll have a Futures Game wrapup Sunday night and an updated top 50 prospects ranking out on Thursday. I did hold a Klawchat this past week.


Over at Paste, I reviewed the popular and very highly-rated new board game Rising Sun, from designer Eric Lang (Blood Rage, A...

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Published on July 14, 2018 10:25 • 7 views
Louise Dean Louise Dean's blog:

Here are the Kritikme recommended tools of the trade for 2018.


1. Thesaurus

I'm coming out of the closet chiffonier on this one and confessing to switching up and down the vocab from time to time with a little browse here. The word origin and history tab on the right-hand side is jolly interesting...

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Published on July 14, 2018 23:00 • 6 views
J.V. Baptie J.V. Baptie's blog:

Dortmund Hibernate


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Psychologist Dr Magnus Paul is tasked with the patients of Dortmund Asylum – nine criminally insane souls hidden from the world due to the extremity of their acts.


Magnus has six weeks to prove them sane for transfer to a maximum-security prison, or label them as...

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Published on July 15, 2018 00:12 • 7 views
Korry Smith Korry Smith's blog:
Chapter Three

Alex took me out to the desert north of Phoenix. It was an odd choice, considering out here the heat could rise and make seventy degrees feel like a hundred, but he said that we couldn't go to an indoor shooting range because I wasn't eighteen.Again, my age brought up as a hindranc... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on May 30, 2018 10:24 • 8 views
Dustin Riedesel Dustin Riedesel's blog:

I’m joined by friend and photographer, Ryan Varga. We discuss why we would do art for free, the value of making incremental gains, how important listening to one’s inner voice is to finding satisfaction, and why we should constantly reminding ourselves that we’re all going to die soon. The episod...

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Published on July 14, 2018 08:38 • 5 views
Alan Jacobs Alan Jacobs's blog:

Are we then to deduce that we should forget God, lay down our tools, and serve men in the Church – as though there were no Gospel? No, the right conclusion is that, remembering God, we should use our tools, proclaim the Gospel, and submit to the Church, because it is conformed to the kingdom of...

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Published on July 14, 2018 15:31 • 7 views
David Brin David Brin's blog:
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Published on July 14, 2018 14:13 • 7 views
Eric Barker Eric Barker's blog:

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Before we commence with the festivities, I wanted to thank everyone for helping my first book become a Wall Street Journal bestseller. To check it out, click here.

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Everyone wants to know what the next great investment is. But that’s the wrong question.

If you want to make money ov...

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Published on July 14, 2018 22:24 • 6 views
Maynor Cruz Batres Maynor Cruz Batres's blog:

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Fuentes: Fotos de archivos de dominio público. Foto del libro, Marlon Morales.
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Published on July 14, 2018 14:24 • 6 views
Cyrille  Mendes Cyrille Mendes's blog:

Le premier souffle épique en est pour beaucoup celui de Gilgamesh (en akkadien 𒄑𒂆𒈦 𒄑𒂆𒈦 / Gilgameš), aussi appelé le grand homme qui ne voulait pas mourir, roi-héros de la cité d’Uruk, à quelque trente-cinq siècles d’ici – épopée de loin antérieure à l’Iliade et au Mahâbhârata.
À la suite de mainte...

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Published on July 15, 2018 05:33 • 10 views
Tim DeRoche Tim DeRoche's blog:

 

The famous quote is “We’re all Keynesians now” credited to Milton Friedman and/or Richard Nixon.   Or as Paul Krugman wrote in 2011, “Keynes was right“.

What they mean is that — in an economic downturn — there’s a general consensus among economists, policy makers, and monetary leaders that the...

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Published on July 14, 2018 16:01 • 5 views
Kathy Shea Mormino Kathy Shea Mormino's blog:
  Are you considering an automatic chicken door opener for your coop? If so, you’re going to appreciate legendary poultry author, Gail Damerow’s thoughts about her new ChickenGuard popdoor opener! GIVEAWAY! Enter to win a Grandpa’s Feeder! Entry details below! Learn how Grandpa’s Feeders will sav... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 14, 2018 14:12 • 5 views
Janelle Samara Janelle Samara's blog:

I got this book last year at ThrillerFest because I heard great things about it. I was not at all disappointed. Final Girls by Riley Sager grabbed me right from the start and didn't let go until the last page. It was riveting from start to finish, with twist after twist that shocked me more each...

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Published on July 14, 2018 05:30 • 5 views
S.E. Ellis S.E. Ellis's blog:

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Published on July 14, 2018 18:35 • 5 views
Ira Heinichen Ira Heinichen's blog:

I sent the rough draft of Escape From Red Tower off to my beta readers today. It took me several hours to put that together, which I wasn’t expecting

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Published on July 14, 2018 23:25 • 6 views
Angela Wren Angela Wren's blog:
... to the blog today to talk about plotting her second book, Hunter's Revenge.  So, Val, I'm a spreadsheet plotter myself, but what about you?  VP    Thank you for having me on your blog today, Angela.  It is lovely to be here and be able to share the writing of my new novel 'Hunter's Revenge'... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 09, 2018 22:00 • 7 views
Nikki Rajala Nikki Rajala's blog:

The March-April 2018 issue of the Minnesota Conservation “Volunteer” magazine had a surprising article in
(If only my starving voyageur characters had known. After they ran out of pea soup and rubbaboo, I had them forage for wild plants, and when they were really thin, they lucked into a smelt ru...

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Published on July 14, 2018 17:07 • 7 views
S.T. Gibson S.T. Gibson's blog:

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Pleased as punch to reveal this swoonworthy cover! It was designed by the phenomenal Lena Yang, and I absolutely suggest you guys take advantage of her editorial and cover design services. She got this cover almost exactly right on her first swing, and was so patient and persistent...

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Published on July 14, 2018 06:14 • 13 views
Yvonne Blackwood Yvonne Blackwood's blog:

~ By Yvonne Blackwood~


[image error]Lucy Maud Montgomery’s first novel, Anne of Green Gables, was published in 1908. Estimated to have sold more than fifty million copies, the novel has been translated into many languages and has spawned movies and musicals.


There is no mystery about the title―the...

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Published on July 14, 2018 06:49 • 5 views
S.K. Nicholas S.K. Nicholas's blog:

Paul sadly passed away recently. He was one of the first people I followed here on WordPress and was kind enough to even comment on a few of my pieces. A great writer and special soul who has now moved on to the next adventure.

Poesy plus Polemics

It is with deep regret that I to have to annou...

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Published on July 15, 2018 02:47 • 7 views
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