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It’s my pleasure to have here today my Blogcritics colleague and talented award-winning author Nicole Weaver. Though primarily an author of children’s books, she’s just released a new nonfiction book titled, Not All Americans Are Racist. In Not All Americans Are Racist, Weaver recounts her experiences with racial discrimination and the non-racist white individuals who made it…See More
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First Chapter Reveal: ‘Between these Walls,’ by John Herrick

Title: Between these WallsGenre: Christian/New AdultAuthor: John HerrickWebsite: http://johnherrick.net/Publisher: Segue BluePurchase here.SUMMARY:The latest release by best-selling novelist John Herrick, Between These Walls is an extraordinary tale featuring an unforgettable protagonist, Hunter…See More
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Interview with Marija Bulatovic, author of ‘Fantastical: Tales of Bears, Beer and Hemophilia’

Born in Yugoslavia in the 1970s, Marija Bulatovic, along with her parents, immigrated to the U.S. in the 1990s just ahead of the 1990s Yugoslav wars and the breakup of the country.  An accomplished business professional with years of experience driving enterprise business with Fortune 500 companies, Bulatovic graduated from Colgate University. Marija Bulatovic lives in Seattle with her…See More
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Chapter reveal: Fantastical: Tales of Bears, Beer and Hemophilia, by Marija Bulatovic

Title: Fantastical: Tales of Bears, Beer and HemophiliaGenre: MemoirAuthor: Marija BulatovicWebsite: www.fantasticalbook.comPublisher: SOL LLCPurchase on Amazon.SUMMARY:It’s been said…See More
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Linda DeFruscio is the founder and president of A & A Laser, Electrolysis & Skin Care Associates in Newtonville, MA. In addition to Cornered, her memoir about her friendship with Richard Sharpe, she is currently writing a book on skin care and completing a book of profiles based on interviews with transgender people, many of whom are her clients. While Cornered is her first book,…See More
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A Chat with Harris Kern, Author of ‘Going from Undisciplined to Self-Mastery’

 Harris Kern is recognized as the foremost authority on providing practical guidance for solving management issues and challenges. He has devoted over 30 years helping professionals build competitive organizations. His client list reads like a who’s who of American and International Business. His client list includes Standard and Poor’s,…See More
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Book Review: ‘Nine Planets’ by Greg Byrne

Nine Planets by Greg Byrne is the first book I’ve read that combines science fiction and the Santa Claus myth. Original idea!We first meet our protagonist, Corporal Peter Blackwell, when he wakes up from a coma with a head injury at a medical facility of North American Space and Air Defence. They tell him that he’s a “dungeon watcher” for the NASAD and that he’s suffered an accident – one that has left…See More
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Interview with Jonathan L. Ferrara, author of ‘The Blackwell Family Secret: The Guardians of Sin’

My guest today is Jonathan L. Ferrara, debut author of the young adult urban fantasy, The Blackwell Family Secret: The Guardians of Sin, just released by Dragonwell Publishing. He was born in San Pedro, California to an Italian fisherman and a mother from New York. Growing up with one older brother,…See More
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Nine Planets, by Greg Byrne (Christmas-themed science fiction thriller)

NINE PLANETS by Greg ByrneSCIENCE FICTIONPublication date: November 30, 2014$16.95 trade paperback, ISBN 978-1-940076-17-1$6.95 E-book, ISBN 978-1-940076-18-8Publication date: November 30, 2014Publisher: Dragonwell PublishingDistribution: Ingram Book Company www.dragonwellpublishing.com Purchase on  …See More
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Book Review: ‘Wishes and Sorrows’ by Cindy Lynn Speer

Wishes and Sorrows is a well-written short story fantasy collection that interweaves myth, magic, romance, and fairytale elements. At times, the writing is darker and bordering on horror.The 14 stories in this collection range from the melancholic, lyrically written “The Taste of Cherries,” to the chilling “The Train,” to a character study of isolation mingled with love in “The Tower in the…See More
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Interview with Cindy Lynn Speer, author of ‘Wishes and Sorrows’

Cindy Lynn Speer is the author of several novels, including The Chocolatier’s Wifeand the short story collection Wishes and Sorrows.  She loves mixing fantasy, mystery and romance and playing with the old stories.  When not writing she can be found reading,…See More
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Book Review: ‘The Love List’ by Jennifer Conner, Sharon Kleve, Angela Ford, and Joanne Jaytanie

If you’re a fan of romance stories, this holiday season treat yourself to The Love List, a series of interconnected stories about four best friends who come up with an unusual plan — the “love list” — to find romance and how they find true love in a small town. To put it simply, each drops a name of a nice guy their friends may like into a basket, and each chooses one…with…See More
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Trailer Spotlight: Jesus Jackson, by James Ryan Daley

Jonathan Stiles is a 14-year-old atheist who is coping with his first day of ninth grade at the fervently religious St. Soren's Academy when his idolized older brother Ryan is found dead at the bottom of a ravine behind the school. As his world crumbles, Jonathan meets an eccentric stranger who bears an uncanny resemblance to the Son of God (except for his white linen leisure suit and sparkling gold chains). Jesus Jackson, as he calls himself, offers to find a faith that Jonathan can believe…See More
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Meet Beverly McClure, author of ‘A Pirate, a Blockade Runner, and a Cat’

When Beverly Stowe McClure was in eighth grade, her teacher sent her poem “Stars” to the National High School Poetry Association, and she was soon a published writer in Young America Sings, an anthology of Texas high school poetry. Today, Beverly is a cum laude graduate of Midwestern State University with a BSEd degree. For twenty-two years, she taught children to read and write. They taught her…See More
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Book Review: ‘Sorrow’ by John Lawson

Sorrow begins with a mysterious traveler on a mission, secretly carrying a box which contains a precious, powerful weapon.Then the story moves to Vestiga Gaesi, where we meet Faina, the seductive yet naive fourteen-year old girl with a mysterious past who is staying at the Viscount’s luxurious home — where the story mainly takes place. Then, that night, an important Bishop is murdered, and Lord Ash is…See More
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Mayra Calvani writes fiction and nonfiction for children and adults and has authored over a dozen books, some of which have won awards. Her stories, reviews, interviews and articles have appeared on numerous publications such as The Writer, Writer’s Journal, Multicultural Review, and Bloomsbury Review, among many others. When she’s not writing, reading, editing or reviewing, she enjoys walking her dog, traveling, and spending time with her family. Represented by Serendipity Literary.

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Interview with Nicole Weaver, Author of ‘Not All Americans Are Racist’

It’s my pleasure to have here today my Blogcritics colleague and talented award-winning author Nicole Weaver. Though primarily an author of children’s books, she’s just released a new nonfiction book titled, Not All Americans Are Racist. 

In Not All Americans Are Racist, Weaver recounts her experiences with racial discrimination and the…

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First Chapter Reveal: ‘Between these Walls,’ by John Herrick

Title: Between these Walls

Genre: Christian/New Adult

Author: John Herrick

Websitehttp://johnherrick.net/

Publisher: Segue Blue

Purchase …

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Interview with Marija Bulatovic, author of ‘Fantastical: Tales of Bears, Beer and Hemophilia’

Born in Yugoslavia in the 1970s, Marija Bulatovic, along with her parents, immigrated to the U.S. in the 1990s just ahead of the 1990s Yugoslav wars and the breakup of the country.  An accomplished business professional with years of experience driving enterprise business with Fortune 500 companies, Bulatovic graduated from Colgate University. Marija Bulatovic lives in…

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Chapter reveal: Fantastical: Tales of Bears, Beer and Hemophilia, by Marija Bulatovic

Title: Fantastical: Tales of Bears, Beer and Hemophilia

Genre: Memoir

Author: Marija Bulatovic

Websitewww.fantasticalbook.com

Publisher: SOL LLC

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At 9:10am on July 8, 2012,
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SARA
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Hello Mayra


It will be on kindle in a couple of weeks...once it's out I would love to send you a complimentary copy :) 


Sara

At 2:43pm on June 30, 2012,
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SARA
said…

Hello Mayra

Greetings from London


Went on your website..your books look fascinating and the covers are delicious.
If you have a moment please do check out my book, Kismet Fate Call It What You Like

available in amazon/ waterstones

Look forward to keeping in touch

thanks

Sara

At 1:02am on June 10, 2011, Blessed Beyond said…
Hello, nice to meet you here on book blogs. My book blogs are below http://stopabusewithaleja.blogspot.com http://bestbooks2read.blogspot.com I'm Just stopping by introducing myself and if there is something that you need to read or a follower, I do by all means follow back just send me your links. What a blessing after all that I've gone through survived and lived. Please like my fan page Author Aleja Bennett | Facebook http://sl3.us/51 I'm the Author of eight books and six available on kindle and by all means do stay in touch when you like because I know what a busy life is like. Enjoy the book video
At 6:25am on May 2, 2011, The Coffee Bar said…

Hi!

 

Please give me a moment of your time by voting for Reads, Reviews, Recommends @: http://www.novelpublicity.com/kerwin-swints-the-king-whisperer-tour/

 

Scroll to the bottom of the page and choose Reads, Reviews, Recommends.

 

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At 10:04pm on April 6, 2011, William O'Brien said…
Hi- Just to let you know...
Peter: A Darkened Fairytale - AVAILABLE NOW! CAN BE ORDERED DIRECT FROM THE PUBLISHER - http://ning.it/hL17Pr ...http://ning.it/fAm0xN
  
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At 3:02pm on March 25, 2011, Natasha Larry said…
I'm going to check out your blog now Mayra, I'd love to review your book. Personal e-mail is natasha20002000@gmail.com
At 9:40am on March 17, 2011, April A Renn said…

Hi,Mayra.We would love to reveiw your book.We would need it in Kindle format. Our blog is

mybookaddictionandmore.wordpress.com. Your blog is great.We also review Children's books,but would prefer print book for those.

Thanks,

AprilR

At 10:26pm on March 16, 2011, The Coffee Bar said…
You're welcome, Mayra!
 
 
 

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