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Rick  Killian Rick Killian's blog:
Looking for raving fans? Here are a few keys. [Photo by Desi Medoza (Unsplash.com)]

Looking for raving fans? Here are a few keys. [Photo by Desi Medoza (Unsplash.com)]

If you are someone with a message—whether for your business, nonprofit, ministry, agency, political candidate, speaker, journalist, etc.—something inside of you is probably telling you to write a book. And the tru...

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Published on February 20, 2018 06:19 • 1 view
Nadine Brandes Nadine Brandes's blog:

Five years ago I wasn’t published, I didn’t even have a book contract, and I was launching my own freelance editing business hardly knowing at all what I was doing. Since then I’ve had the joy and pleasure to work with over 100 authors and watch their careers take them to successful indie publish...

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Published on February 21, 2018 03:00 • 2 views
R.L. Kenderson R.L. Kenderson's blog:

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Published on February 20, 2018 06:17 • 1 view
Andreia Rosa Andreia Rosa's blog:

Para mim, 2017 foi um ano repleto de aventuras. Não consegui reduzi-lo a um só vídeo e por isso, decidi mostrar as minhas aventuras através do projecto Document Your Life, criado pela Lauren Hannah.

Sei que estou um ano atrasada, e apesar de estarmos em 2018, quero partilhar à mesma as minhas his...

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Published on February 20, 2018 10:30 • 7 views
Pepper Winters Pepper Winters's blog:
Now, this book….ah, this book. I’ve had a few questions asking what this tale is about. Today, I’ve done my best to prepare you. My one caveat is: This book is different. This book is love itself. What IS The Boy & His Ribbon?  Well, it’s a love story through and through. It’s coming of … Mor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 19:19 • 8 views
Cynthia Schultz Cynthia Schultz's blog:

Denk je wel eens na van welke dingen je écht heel blij wordt? Ik zeg expres blij, want ‘gelukkig’ klinkt zo zwaar, en wat is nu precies gelukkig. Blij is wat makkelijker, minder groot. Ik probeer vaak stil te staan bij de dingen waar ik blij van word en die probeer ik zoveel mogelijk te […]


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Published on February 20, 2018 21:00 • 8 views
Sawyer Bennett Sawyer Bennett's blog:

New York Times bestselling author Sawyer Bennett has written her most gripping and poignant tale yet. Provocatively heart-breaking, audaciously irreverent and romantically fulfilling, The Hard Truth About Sunshine exposes just how very thin the line is between a full life and an empty existence....

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Published on February 20, 2018 13:54 • 7 views
Morten Dürr Morten Dürr's blog:

Lektøren er landet på robotten:


“Historien er både skør og sjov – og tankevækkende omkring fremtidens familier. Bogen har korte kapitler med spændende overskrifter og er godt skrevet i et let sprog, som gør at de 200 sider glider hurtigt forbi … Anbefales til alle PLC og folkebiblioteker.”

Lektør...

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Published on February 21, 2018 01:23 • 8 views
David S. Atkinson David S. Atkinson's blog:

President’s Day is over. We can go back to disrespecting presidents again. That’s the American way.


– Grover Cleveland? He was ugly.


– Millard Fillmore stared at a can of orange juice concentrate for hours because the label read: “Concentrate.”


– Just saying John Tyler‘s name is enough of a...

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Published on February 20, 2018 16:00 • 1 view
Dale Mayer Dale Mayer's blog:

Welcome to Liam’s Lily, book 14 in Heroes for Hire, reconnecting readers with the unforgettable men from SEALs of Honor in a new series of action-packed, page turning romantic suspense that fans have come to expect from USA TODAY Bestselling author Dale Mayer.


 

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Published on February 20, 2018 17:09 • 7 views
Millicent Nankivell Millicent Nankivell's blog:
Hey all! It's been a long road, re-writing The Gem of Orithian, and fighting the mental breakdowns that consistently accompanied every attempt to write!

To say I can't wait until this book is finished and out in the world may be the understatement of the century!

As it is, I'm currently wrapping it... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 21, 2018 01:41 • 17 views
S.L. Scott S.L. Scott's blog:

"Everything I'd want in a rockstar book, with twists to make it something different." ~ K, Early Praise

TWO DAYS!!! OMG OMG OMG!!! Are you as excited as I am? WOOT!!

SPARK is coming! If you haven't added Spark to your GR TBR yet, now is a great time



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Published on February 20, 2018 21:10 • 1 view
Donna Huber Donna Huber's blog:
by Donna Huber

Rhys Bowen has penned an excellent family mystery that will have you turning the pages as quickly as possible.
Amazon affiliate links are used on this site. A free book was provided for an honest review.





February 2018; Lake Union Publishing
9781503951822; audio, ebook, print (352 pages... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 03:30 • 7 views
J.L. Murray J.L. Murray's blog:
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It’s like a slow creeping inertia that methodically envelops the brain. Blocked, stuck, in a rut, whatever you call it. Every writer experiences it, though many – for whatever reason – will not admit that it buyexists. There is, of course, a cure, which may be why so many reject the idea that the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 11:25 • 6 views
Raven McAllan Raven McAllan's blog:
Well I can't say I blame her...

I've gone back to Hong Kong for this excerpt. 
My favourite city in the world

Debra and Braam are in an isolated spot on the island and both need to go to the loo. They go off in opposite directions and 'whistle' to disguise what they're doing...


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Published on February 20, 2018 16:30 • 7 views
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 • 8 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 • 9 views
Doris O'Connor Doris O'Connor's blog:
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Happy Middle of the week, guys, and welcome to the Mid Week Tease. As ever, big thanks go to Angelica Dawson, who makes the tease possible every week.

I've gone for an emotional moment from my newest release Auctioned to the Bad Boy CEO today. You get a sense of the demons Logan faces every day. T... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 16:00 • 7 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 • 9 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!

Today:... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 21, 2018 01:00 • 13 views
Sarah Holman Sarah Holman's blog:

I'm not writing a many book reviews. It is something that I love to do, but I knew that I wouldn't have time for for the next couple of months. So, instead of book reviews, for now I will share what I have been reading.

Thanks to a Valentine's Day offer, I have a month of Audiable romance package... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 23:00 • 7 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
Leigh Bardugo Leigh Bardugo's blog:




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“The blood you spill is the blood of kings,” seethed Dunyasha. “You are not fit for such a gift.”

-Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

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Published on February 20, 2018 15:14 • 15 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 • 12 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 • 9 views
Rhein Fathia Rhein Fathia's blog:

Beberapa hari lalu seorang teman menelepon dan kami bercerita banyak hal. Saya mengenal dan mengagumi dia sebagai sosok yang punya banyak rencana, cita-cita, dan ambisi. Beberapa bulan terakhir kami sering ngobrol dan saya suka mendengar bagaimana dia punya banyak hal yang ingin dilakukan dalam h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 20, 2018 07:36 • 7 views
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 • 18 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 • 8 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 • 9 views
Kristine Kathryn Rusch Kristine Kathryn Rusch's blog:

Before I get into the rant that I know this post will become, let me state my credentials. In addition to my work as a writer, I am a multiple-award-winning editor. I have edited short fiction and novels since 1986.


I have trained copy editors, not just for the magazines I edited, but also for maj...

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Published on February 21, 2018 00:12 • 1 view
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
Christopher Fowler Christopher Fowler's blog:
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Published on February 20, 2018 02:10 • 7 views
Mary Robinette Kowal Mary Robinette Kowal's blog:

[image error]Gwendolyn Clare is joining us today with her novel Ink, Iron, and Glass. Here is the publisher’s description:


Can she write a world gone wrong?


A certain pen, a certain book, and a certain person can craft entirely new worlds through a branch of science called scriptology. Elsa comes...

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Published on February 20, 2018 06:00 • 8 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 • 9 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 • 9 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 • 10 views
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