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Arun D. Ellis Arun D. Ellis's blog:
New release 'Power Grab' by Arun D Ellis

Power Grab (Corpalism #8) by Arun D. EllisPreface

Talk of the Gods



Isaac Goldstein never tired of the view.

As he was fond of saying to business partners, it meant more to him than his three children, although he would never let his wife know. The children in question were already aware and knew tha... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 03:39 • 3 views
Harmony Kent Harmony Kent's blog:
[image error]Hello everyone.
Today is day nine of my writing spree. I’ve found it harder to knuckle down today, and it’s been slower going. 
Still, I’ve managed another 1195 words, bringing my overall total to 29,433. 
Here’s another ‘sneek peek’ for you …

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Published on February 19, 2018 07:37 • 1 view
S.B. Norton S.B. Norton's blog:
My head is completely in my new novel at the moment. It's a good space to be in - awesome actually! I've written 10000 words in 5 weeks! I'm super excited about this, and the best part is that I already have 5 more planned in the series! So, with my head all full with that I haven't got much to r... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 03:31 • 4 views
Tea Jovanović Tea Jovanović's blog:
Everybody who liked Brazilian awarded book (translated into many languages) ...

https://www.goodreads.com/work/editio...

... will be happy to know that mini TV series has just been made... here are the pictures (with very good Brazilian actors):

https://oglobo.globo.com/cultura/revi...

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Published on February 20, 2018 03:29 • 2 views
Rebecca Stonehill Rebecca Stonehill's blog:

International Book Giving Day! It truly does exist! And, bookworm that I am, I cannot resist taking part. This is a day devoted, in their own words to ‘getting new, used and borrowed books in the hands of as many children as possible.’ What’s not to love?



As I am currently travelling with my fami...

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Published on February 14, 2018 07:39 • 1 view
Charlaine Harris Charlaine Harris's blog:
Hater and One of Us Will be Dead by Morning, David Moody
Killman Creek, Rachel Caine
Lake Silence, Anne Bishop
The Traitor’s Story, Kevin Wignall
Unwifeable, Mandy Stadtmiller

 


David Moody’s books are about unloveable people in terrible situations – at least these two books. In Moody’s world, a virus...

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Published on February 19, 2018 10:57 • 1 view
Robert Galbraith Robert Galbraith's blog:

The Strike Series continues this Sunday 25th February, at 9pm on BBC One. Cormoran Strike (Tom Burke) and Robin Ellacott (Holliday Grainger) return for Career of Evil, the third story from the major TV series based on Robert Galbraith’s best-selling series of crime novels.




 


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Published on February 19, 2018 04:16 • 2 views
T.L. Watson T.L. Watson's blog:
I think the biggest obstacle writers face is trying to follow The Rules. Panic over following those bastards can lead to something worse: not being able to write at all for fear you're doing it "wrong." Thing is, they don't really exist, The Rules. They aren't really real. And there are far too m... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 02:00 • 1 view
Roger Hyttinen Roger Hyttinen's blog:

Turtles all the way down cover imageWhen this book caught my eye, I realized that I had never read a John Green book — not one — which is strange considering that I enjoy contemporary YA books and I’ve faithfully watched John and Hank Green’s weekly vlog Brothers videos for several years now. Since Turtles All The Way Down is his m...

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Published on February 19, 2018 22:00 • 1 view
Gisela Hausmann Gisela Hausmann's blog:




In these times of online hypes, the #1 rule for doing anything on the Internet is:

Do not follow every advice that sounds good!
“Mere prattle without practice” ― William Shakespeare, Othello


Here is a brief look-back on what happened during the last decade.

1) From 2008 to 2016, indie authors had... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 19, 2018 10:26 • 2 views
Jane Blythe Jane Blythe's blog:
"Would you hurry up already."

"It's really hard!" she protested immediately.

"No its not," her boyfriend repeated for probably the twentieth time in the last five minutes. "You just stand at the edge, and jump."

He made it sound so easy.

Which it probably would be if she wasn't afraid of heights. H... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 02:23 • 18 views
Dawn Blair Dawn Blair's blog:
Last year, I really began to see how discipline (yes, I know I used a bad word) and routing could keep someone on track to at least continue doing a little bit every day. Those habits are once again serving me well as my non-artistic life kicks into overdrive. I’ve had so much going on […]
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Published on February 19, 2018 07:19 • 2 views
Jenn  Webster Jenn Webster's blog:
If any of you folks have not entered into my giveaway for a chance to become the 5 lucky recipients of my newest Amazon Kindle Edition ebook, "DOVER, DELAWARE IN BLACK & WHITE" yet, then why haven't ya?! Participate and enter my giveaway and you could become the 5 lucky winners of their very... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 02:15 • 11 views
Miriam Joy Miriam Joy's blog:

I went to a talk about LGBTQ+ representation in YA books called “The GaYAgenda” tonight, as part of Cambridge’s queer history month. The talk was given by a panel: Fox Benwell, Erica Gillingham, and Wei Ming Kam.

At the end of the session the panelists were talking a bit about what they’d like to...

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Published on February 19, 2018 16:42 • 2 views
Jane Haddam Jane Haddam's blog:
My favorite book in the mystery genre is Dorothy L. Sayers's Gaudy Night.

I could go into the fifty million reasons for this in the way I sometimes do for students--structure! form! setting! logic!--but let's be honest here.

Gaudy Night is my favorite mystery because I knew, the very first time I r... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 02:09 • 6 views
Katy Evans Katy Evans's blog:

Here’s the gorgeous cover for the upcoming boxed set for MR. PRESIDENT and COMMANDER IN CHIEF. Live March 1, 2018, you get to enjoy the complete Matt Hamilton and Charlotte Wells passionate love story in one same volume.

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Published on February 19, 2018 14:29 • 2 views
Joseph Rain Joseph Rain's blog:
What's the worst thing for aging? Well, the answer is simple. It's living. If we didn't live, we wouldn't age and/or deteriorate in health. This is not a joke, reality really is that simple. We complicate it.

But of course, we all want to live and enjoy everything this life has to offer. So, what... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 02:02 • 8 views
Shirley McCann Shirley McCann's blog:

I’ve been wanting to visit The Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs for years. Many of my friends and family boasted about their fun experiences and creepy encounters. Finally it was my time to visit. Once again I dragged my sister, Carol, along for the ride. Luckily, she’s also a big fan of ghost hu...

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Published on February 19, 2018 11:00 • 2 views
Peggy Jaeger Peggy Jaeger's blog:

And another Tuesday has rolled around bringing with it a new post on the Menopause blog. 


I’m talking about a …weighty…subject today. Join the conversation and let me know your thoughts.


 

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Published on February 20, 2018 01:54 • 27 views
Κώστας Βουλαζέρης Κώστας Βουλαζέρης's blog:

Πρόσφατα έμαθα ότι η Ursula Le Guin πέθανε, κι αυτό μού έδωσε χαρά και λύπη συγχρόνως.

Χαρά; Ναι, επειδή ήταν μεγάλη πια – 89 χρονών – και φαίνεται να πέθανε ανώδυνα. Και έχω δει ανθρώπους, σε μεγάλη ηλικία, να ταλαιπωρούνται για χρόνια από αρρώστιες προτού πεθάνουν – πράγμα που σε κάνει να αναρ...

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Published on February 19, 2018 06:03 • 8 views
Victoria Zigler Victoria Zigler's blog:
Jeanie did a post a couple of weeks ago where she took the "By the book" quiz/questionnaire thing from the New York Times - you can see her post here. Not being someone who gets and reads the New York Times, I didn't know the quiz even existed, but it looked like fun, so I thought I'd do it too.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 19, 2018 02:00 • 1 view
Rosie Amber Rosie Amber's blog:
Today’s team review is from Terry, she blogs here http://terrytylerbookreviews.blogspot... Terry has been reading Fred’s Funeral by Sandy Day 4.5 out of 5 stars Fred’s Funeral is a long novella, beginning with the death of Fred Sadler, in 1986.  As he … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 19, 2018 18:00 • 1 view
Tabatha Vargo Tabatha Vargo's blog:
We would be so appreciative if you could please share on social media.HEARTBREAK FOR HIRE IS LIVE!!Now LIVE! Heartbreak For Hire by Tabatha Vargo & Melissa Andrea.
A man hired to break hearts meets the woman capable of destroying his. 

"It's nothing like I've read before!" ~Kayla Mahmood

"I abs... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 19, 2018 19:05 • 8 views
Jeff Strand Jeff Strand's blog:

The e-book editions of all four of my young adult comedies published by Sourcebooks Fire are on sale for $1.99 from now through Friday, February 23rd! Collect them all!


A Bad Day For Voodoo


I Have a Bad Feeling About This


The Greatest Zombie Movie Ever


Stranger Things Have Happened


 

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Published on February 19, 2018 14:32 • 2 views
Jill Shalvis Jill Shalvis's blog:

I love the intensity and innate sexiness of this pic, but also the heart it conveys. Check out his expression… Sigh.


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So while I’m recouping, I’m wondering if you’d indulge me. Which couple from which of my books could this be? There’s no right or wrong answer here, obviously, it’s all subjective...

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Published on February 19, 2018 05:00 • 1 view
Mark Seemann Mark Seemann's blog:


Abstract classes are isomorphic to Dependency Injection.



This article is part of a series of articles about software design isomorphisms.



The introduction to Design Patterns states:


Program to an interface, not an implementation.

When I originally read that, I took it quite literally, so I wr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 19, 2018 05:10 • 1 view
Claire Ridgway Claire Ridgway's blog:

This content is taken from Got that Monday feeling? Here’s something funny! on The Anne Boleyn Files.

Mondays come round all too quickly don’t they?! If you have that awful Monday feeling then this photo may just bring a smile to your face.

Anne Boleyn Files follower Mark Gladwell ran the Hampt...

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Published on February 19, 2018 07:48 • 9 views
Al   Stone Al Stone's blog:
A Pirate at PembrokeAuthor: Danielle Thorne
Book Description:A Jane Austen-inspired Pirate Romance
Sophie Crestwood is never going to catch a husband, and she isn’t even sure she wants one. Her father is a gossip, her mother always has her nose in a book, and little Jack has shamefully been dismi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 01:00 • 9 views
Scott William Foley Scott William Foley's blog:

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I want you to know that I did not publish this comic strip lightly.  I’m actually a nervous wreck putting it out there.  I know it’s disturbing, violent, and maybe even shocking.  It’s meant to be.


Mr. F first came into my conscious about seventeen years ago — soon after I started te...

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Published on February 19, 2018 19:14 • 8 views
Jenny  Lawson Jenny Lawson's blog:
Apparently Furiously Happy is in Turkish now because I just got a copy of a Turkish psychology article about it, but I don’t read Turkish so I put part of it into Google translate and it gave me this: I’m … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 19, 2018 11:31 • 9 views
Sarah Holman Sarah Holman's blog:


As I haven't been posting as much, I thought I might catch you up on what I have been up to.


This is the books section of the thrift store I'm working at two days a week right now. My job is to organize these and boost sales. I wish I had taken a picture before I started working on them. 


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Published on February 19, 2018 23:00 • 2 views
Sam Crescent Sam Crescent's blog:
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Curvy Women Wanted, 10


Ryker’s escaped prison to prove his innocence, but before he can do that, he needs a safe place to hide. When a curvy woman makes her way toward her car in a secluded section of a parking lot, he sees the perfect opportunity. Holding her at...

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Published on February 19, 2018 21:00 • 9 views
David  Brooks David Brooks's blog:
One reaction to the Florida school shooting is the shaming of supporters of gun rights. But there’s a more productive approach.
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Published on February 19, 2018 16:37 • 9 views
Nora Roberts Nora Roberts's blog:
I don’t know why this month’s always so difficult. Okay winter, but it’s short. It should be easy. But we have ice on the lane, ice on the patio, dogs who don’t want to be outside more than five minutes. Who can blame them?  We have cold. We have gloom. Then how about some more … Continue reading... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 19, 2018 06:15 • 11 views
Simon Ings Simon Ings's blog:


Those who can visit should be brave and explore. Upstairs, there are wooden panels from Padua with the dried and salted circulatory and nervous systems of executed criminals lacquered into them. They are rare survivors: when pickling methods improved and it was possible to provide medical studen...

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Published on February 19, 2018 01:14 • 9 views
Jane Lovering Jane Lovering's blog:
Good grief, will you look at the cobwebs in here! I mean, I can practically write my name in the dust. Although, why I'd want to given that my name is in fairly big letters on the top of this website I have no idea - certainly time to get in here and have a bit of a wipe round with a damp thingum... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 19, 2018 12:02 • 8 views
Lily Harlem Lily Harlem's blog:
That's right, I have three new MF novels in my ever growing collection of Kindle Unlimited reads. They're all hot, kinky and come with a pile of 5* reviews - so go on, heat up your ereader!





FIND OUT MORE ABOUT ALL MY KU READS (INCLUDING ENTIRE SERIES)  ON MY WEBSITE.




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Published on February 20, 2018 00:21 • 1 view
Dwight Longenecker Dwight Longenecker's blog:
Fr James Martin SJ is a very popular Catholic priest who is an activist for gay liberation. He has written a book called Building a Bridge–which advocates a better relationship between Catholics and gay people. I commented on the book for CRUX here some time ago. Fr Martin may, of course, say and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 19, 2018 08:27 • 9 views
Sandra Orchard Sandra Orchard's blog:

Do you wish you could discover another laugh-out-loud mystery series like my Serena Jones Mysteries? 


Well . . . you might find a few gems to suit your tastes amongst this collection of “mysteries with humor” [or “humour” as we say it in Canada

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Published on February 19, 2018 07:00 • 8 views
Jennifer L. Armentrout Jennifer L. Armentrout's blog:

I am excited to share with you the first chapter of Moonlight Seduction and a way to receive never seen before bonus content!



Releases June 26th, 2018


 The de Vincent brothers are back—and so is the intrigue that surrounds them—in New York Times bestselling author Jennifer L. Armentrout’s sizzling...

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Published on February 19, 2018 10:18 • 17 views
Peter L. Berger Peter L. Berger's blog:

For the past few years we have extensively covered the slow-motion siloviki takeover of Russia. The whole process started when oil prices dramatically dropped in 2014, and accelerated when the European Union and United States imposed sanctions on Russia for the annexation of Crimea and invasion o...

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Published on February 19, 2018 11:11 • 9 views
Marissa Meyer Marissa Meyer's blog:

Today is my birthday (confetti and champagne for all!), and to celebrate… I’m giving away some Books!! And also Other Things!


To enter, fill out and submit the Rafflecopter form below. The more connected you and I are on social media, the more chances you have to win!


 


THE PRIZES


– Five (5) runner-u...

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Published on February 19, 2018 10:50 • 38 views
Delilah Devlin Delilah Devlin's blog:


Unlike a lot of writers, I haven’t been writing all my life. I didn’t start until 2004 or 2005, so that’s either fourteen or thirteen years ago. My aunt who was in her 70s had two books published through Publish America. After her first one, I had a light bulb moment. I thought if she can do it,...

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Published on February 19, 2018 06:32 • 9 views
Marie Lu Marie Lu's blog:




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“They think that you won’t hit back - that you’ll just lower your eyes and hide. And sometimes, to protect yourself, to make it go away, you do. But sometimes, you find yourself standing in exactly the right position, wielding exactly the right weapon to hit back. So I hit. I hit fast...

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Published on February 19, 2018 20:18 • 17 views
Michelle Hodkin Michelle Hodkin's blog:


The Reckoning of Noah Shaw has a cover. And you’re going to get to see it…tomorrow! I’ll post the link as soon as it’s live on USA Today, but for now, here’s a written snippet to go along with the visual one:
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“Are you mine? Were you ever mine? Or were we always what we said we’d never be, id...

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Published on February 19, 2018 15:16 • 16 views
Emirhan Burak Aydın Emirhan Burak Aydın's blog:
Emirhan Burak Aydın’ın ilk kitabı şubat ayı başında Dedalus Kitap etiketiyle çıktı. Öyküleriyle daha önce kendini meraklı okura tanıtan Emirhan başarılı bir ilk romanla tüm gözlemcilere selam yolladı. Gözlemci Olarak Buradayız hırçın, kimi zaman zorlayıcı, anlatımı akıcı olsa da zaman zaman anlaş... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 00:23 • 9 views
Warren Fahy Warren Fahy's blog:
Face of the Day – Keel-billed toucan: http://cdn.allrefer.com/images/2015/0...
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Published on February 20, 2018 00:21 • 8 views
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