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Philippa Gregory Philippa Gregory's blog:
I'm very pleased to reveal the cover of Dark Tracks , my fourth Order of Darkness novel, which will be out at the end of January. This series is set in the fifteenth century, during the rapid expansion of the Ottoman Empire into Europe. They brought with them the Arab learning in maths, scienc... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 08:10 • 1 view
Rosy Maylor Rosy Maylor's blog:
I've always been drawn to Cinderella stories. The trope of an ingenuous waif who's is rescued by a knight in shining armour appeals to my angsty feels in a big way. On the other hand, I find it more interesting when the knight's armour is slightly tarnished and the waif is more than what she appe... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 07:52 • 11 views
JAKe Hatmacher JAKe Hatmacher's blog:
It's my birthday and I'll give away my books if I want to! In honor of my birthday yesterday, I have decided to give everyone a chance to get a free e-book copy of A SECRET LIES DEEP. Just go to smashwords.com, find the book, and put in the following code, YN53W. Enjoy the read! Please post your... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 07:22 • 7 views
Asghar Abbas Asghar Abbas's blog:
Vaudevillian

To exit the stage on the day of arrival, to leave so unceremoniously, on the same day of your debut is almost like exonerating yourself.

You suborn yourself into an unbirth which is admittedly a greater boon than death. Because what a misfortune it was to be born, what a fuckin' traged... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 07:13 • 14 views
Michelle Alstead Michelle Alstead's blog:
I just read my first fiction novel in two years!!! Seriously, the last book I read was Falling by Christopher Pike, which I loved.

Yesterday I read https://www.amazon.com/Substitute-Wed... by Denise Swank.

I liked it. The novel was a fun read, light-hearted, and warm. I think she should have made... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 07:08 • 16 views
T.J. Klune T.J. Klune's blog:
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"Because it's always been you, Sam. I promise. I promise. I promise, because when I look upon these stars, there is nothing I wish for more than you."

The Consumption of Magic is here.

Art of Ryan and Sam by Captain Timber.


Dreamspinner: https://goo.gl/MfRGML

Amazon: https://goo.gl/odGjNW

B&N: ht... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 06:53 • 16 views
Marcell Áron Erdei Marcell Áron Erdei's blog:
Hello there!

Done some minor updates on my BIO and did some cleanup around my page!

Take care,
Marcell
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Published on November 20, 2017 06:17 • 15 views
Ann Patchett Ann Patchett's blog:
It’s an interesting time to live in our city right now, as “new Nashville” and “old Nashville” blend to become the Nashville of tomorrow. Whether you’re excited for all the fresh faces and businesses showing up in Tennessee every day or getting a little tired of the cranes perched over the skylin... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 04:59 • 11 views
Abigail  Shepherd Abigail Shepherd's blog:

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How does a week of no internet affect my writing?


Day One


Post a message on Instagram to let everyone know I will be away for a week, though I don’t bother with my other social media platforms. I’m not so popular on any of them.


On the way to the holiday cottage, I have a sudden th...

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Published on November 19, 2017 08:07 • 11 views
Eric   Allen Eric Allen's blog:
So Brandon Sanderson’s Oathbringer came out this week, and well, there went any plans to spend my free time writing until I finish it.  I did hit the 50,000 goal, and I do plan to spend some time finishing up the first draft in week four after I’m done reading, but man, I can’t put this book down... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 11:29 • 10 views
Jasmine Bryner Jasmine Bryner's blog:




New York Times bestselling author Donna Grant “skillfully melds history and legend” (RT Book Reviews) in a brand new series – The Kindred.
Grab your copy Today!
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✦Nook→ http://bit.ly/2wQIsw3

✦ Barnes and Noble Paperback→ http://bit.ly/2scSMf9

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Published on November 20, 2017 05:00 • 7 views
Estefania Jimenez Estefania Jimenez's blog:
¡¡Hola, curiosos y creativos!! Esta entrada me ha venido a la cabeza a raíz de varias conversaciones con algunos compañeros escritores que se han decantado por la autopublicación. Y es duro, señores, y frustrante en general. Encontrar faltas de ortografía hace que los ojos escuezan en cualquier l... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 03:25 • 9 views
Cecily Wolfe Cecily Wolfe's blog:



My review: Fantastic supernatural fantasy that will appeal to fans of Richelle Mead, Melissa Marr, and Michelle Madow.

There are a lot of characters in this story, which I thought would become confusing, but the author makes each one believable and a real, true part of the narrative so they... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 05:12 • 41 views
Igor Guzun Igor Guzun's blog:

Revistă online despre cărți și pentru pasionații de lectură HaiBun.md a avut curiozitatea să afle dacă scriitorii români reușesc să-și câștige existența din cărți şi m-a întrebat direct despre asta.


Igor Guzun: Uite că în privința asta, la vârsta de acum, nu am certitudini, poate doar niște bă...

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Published on November 19, 2017 10:33 • 9 views
Robin Cook Robin Cook's blog:
Hi everyone. Here is a really short post. As soon as I stand up from my desk chair, look who quickly fills in for me! I wish I could teach Primo how to write so I could do the sleeping and he the writing. It is a bleak wintery day today, which actually makes it easier for me to stay at the desk.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 18, 2017 12:42 • 9 views
Marguerite Bennett Marguerite Bennett's blog:
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Published on November 19, 2017 17:00 • 7 views
Richard Siaw Richard Siaw's blog:

“I come home with homework trying to do it by myself. The house help sits next to me trying to help but she is too dumb to understand a thing. My 5 years old brain is definitely smarter than her 20 something years old brain. Living with my half sister is fun…probably just fine for a 5 year old....

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Published on November 20, 2017 03:32 • 9 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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Do your friends sometimes disappoint you? Ever feel like there is something missing in your relationships?  You’re no...

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Published on November 19, 2017 14:00 • 8 views
Ellis Shuman Ellis Shuman's blog:

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After I finished writing, revising, and polishing my manuscript—a suspense novel set in Bulgaria—and after receiving very few responses from the literary agents I queried, I decided to take my next step in a completely independent direction.

It would have been incredibly simple to immediatel... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 06:30 • 11 views
N.R. Walker N.R. Walker's blog:

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Can you believe it? The countdown to Christmas is on… *shudders*


Anywhooo, last week was another super busy week for me. Including being super sick yesterday, what I still managed to get done:



Wrote 14K on my WIP, now at 39K. Tentatively now titled Finders Keepers.
Signed a contract fo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:04 • 12 views
Renee Conoulty Renee Conoulty's blog:
Hey Everyone,

I was so excited at the beginning of the month to discover that I'd made it to the voting round of AusRom Today's Reader's Choice Awards for  Best New Author. Voting closes at the end of November and I'm in with a good chance to win. I've been trading the lead position back and forth... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 15:00 • 11 views
Emmy van Ruijven Emmy van Ruijven's blog:

Als boekenfan is het niet zo gek dat er elk jaar weer veel boeken (en boekenbonnen) op mijn verlanglijstje staan. Toch probeer ik ook altijd een paar niet-boekige cadeautjes uit te zoeken. Een hele klus vind ik dat, want wat wil ik nou echt hebben? Ik krijg graag dingen die ik echt graag wil en [...

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Published on November 19, 2017 22:00 • 12 views
James Sarti James Sarti's blog:
Chapter Twenty-Two: A boy for every occasion,
except for picking her cherry

The arrogance of a teenager is amazing, almost as amazing as her naiveté. Teasing the boys wouldn’t be nearly as satisfactory if Josie had given them what they wanted. Only a virgin could believe that. Only one particular... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 04:49 • 10 views
Aidan McNally Aidan McNally's blog:
"There is a great bit of drying in it" ME BALLIX !

Well is it not really the saying of all sayings, like seriously.
I too am Irish of course and as patriotic as the next fella, however who ever thought that the beautiful country of Ireland can be generously green in nature without all the rain here... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 04:48 • 94 views
Chris Hardwick Chris Hardwick's blog:

Warning: Spoilers are ahead for the season eight of The Walking Dead. Keep reading at your own risk.


Father Gabriel has had a rough time on The Walking Dead.


Often seen as unreliable, untrustworthy, and cowardly, Gabriel has been kicked around by the show and fandom alike. In many fans’ eyes,...

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Published on November 19, 2017 19:00 • 7 views
The Grey Knight The Grey Knight's blog:
I get paid to play video games and masturbate to and for women who legitimately turn me on. I’m...
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Published on November 19, 2017 23:47 • 8 views
Kristen McKendry Kristen McKendry's blog:
We're doing some work to the house, and my husband hired a local handyman named Frank to do the high-on-a-rickety-ladder part. As Frank worked, he and my husband chatted, and he told my husband the story of how his family ended up in Canada. I found it so interesting, I thought I'd write it down... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 04:14 • 1 view
Roz Warren Roz Warren's blog:
The correct term for mobile phone separation anxiety is “nomophobia.”
(Time. 9/4/17)

Henry David Thoreau was fond of belting out sea shanties at parties.
(The New Yorker, 9/4/17)

The best way to befriend famous people is to have no idea who they are.
(New York, 10/16/17)

A Japanese company has develop... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 20, 2017 04:41 • 14 views
Chandra Agusta Chandra Agusta's blog:









Aku ingin tertawa melihat usahamu menghancurkan hidup pada dinding-dinding berlumut dan sepatu boot
Susunan huruf huruf yang tak bisa kau lafalkan
racun abadi peradaban
logam berat mengental dalam darah
yang diperas dan disaring pedagang jus buah kelilinguntuk para tentara


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Published on November 20, 2017 01:55 • 10 views
LeAnn Kelley LeAnn Kelley's blog:
I am starting the holidays off right with giving some of my books away!


On Goodreads you can sign up now through December 24th for a chance to win one of two signed copies of "The Tales of Iryvalya: Bloodlines" & on November 23rd - 27th you can download a free Kindle copy of "The Tales of Iry... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 11:48 • 10 views
Julie Elizabeth Powell Julie Elizabeth Powell's blog:


FROZEN HEART


Calidora series, the prequel


by Ella Medler







Genre: Time-Travel Fantasy





Quiet and listless, the glass heart sat hidden under layers of unremarkable clutter, its secret safe. The human hands had touched it often through the strata of debris, but until now, had never u...

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Published on November 20, 2017 04:40 • 11 views
Jonathan Tweet Jonathan Tweet's blog:
Carrier on Jesus-myth scholarshipDr Richard Carrier and I disagree on a lot of points regarding Jesus, but in our debate last summer there was one important point on which we agreed. Most of the Jesus-mythicism scholarship out there is bad scholarship. He called out in particular the parallels b... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 19, 2017 14:55 • 10 views
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