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  • 'Hope to Die' by James Patterson
    New release: 'Hope to Die' by James Patterson
    James Patterson is TheNew York Times bestselling author of suspense novels that include the popular Alex Cross series. “Hope to Die” is his newest novel featuring fictional psychologist and detective Alex Cross and is the twenty second...
  • The Blackwell Family Secret: The Guardians of Sin
    Interview with young adult urban fantasy author Jonathan L. Ferrara
    Jonathan L. Ferrara was born in San Pedro, California to an Italian fisherman and a mother from New York. Growing up with one older brother, Jonathan had several hobbies: finding the best hiding spots to jump out and scare his mother, discovering...
  • Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
    Ready Player One - A Perfect Gift for the Gamer in your life
    Over the course of the last year a steady buzz had been forming about a certain book. I couldn't escape it. Goodreads, Youtube, Book bloggers, everyone was talking about Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. As a gamer I was immediately intrigued...
  • Pam Ward
    Poetry Examiner's Friday pick: Pam Ward's 'I didn't survive slavery for this'
    Los Angeles Literary Arts Center Happening: A Pam Ward production at Beyond Baroque with fellow World Stage Poets TONIGHT! Friday December 19th, 8 PM.I DIDN’T SURVIVE SLAVERY FOR THIS!isa multi-media performance & poetry reading written,...
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    The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry
    The thing with most poetry anthologies, ranging from the best to the mediocre and beyond, is a monumental task, in and of themselves: how do you give full justice to a wide array of poetry, of artists who tirelessly worked on their craft, without...
  • 'The Lodge on Holly Road'
    Holiday Book Giveaway, Day 4: Sheila Roberts on 'The Lodge on Holly Road'
    On this, the fourth day of our annual Holiday Book Giveaway Extravaganza, HBE will be offering a copy of Sheila Roberts’ The Lodge on Holly Road. For your chance to win, simply email HBE at HartfordBooksExaminer@aol.com by no later than 11...
  • Scarlet Spiders #2
    "Scarlet Spiders #2" brings on some clone wars in time for Christmas
    Another week, another crossover tie in to "Spider-Verse" is sold by Marvel Comics. All of them have the unfortunate task of crafting some sort of comprehensive narrative on the heels of an event which does them no favors. The key motions...
  • 'No One Else Can Have You' by Kathleen Hale: Creepy YA murder mystery
    'No One Else Can Have You' by Kathleen Hale: Creepy YA murder mystery
    "No One Else Can Have You" by Kathleen Hale is a very different kind of young adult murder mystery. There are many aspects of this novel that set it apart from other books of that genre.The protagonist, Kippy Bushman, is a rather strange...
  • Book stack
    The online storyteller for you and your children
    Many adults enjoy memories of having had parents or family members who read to them. According to Andrew Pudewa of the Institute of Excellence in Writing, there is nothing to equal the benefits of being read aloud to, but in today's fast-paced...
  • KEEP A BALANCE
    Writers Tricks of the Trade - Day Two of promotion case study
    It is Day Two of the free Kindle promotion for Terror in a Teapot, Indications are that it is definitely tougher to promote a free book on Kindle Select than it was just a few months ago. This is probably due to the trend of more and more Kindle...
  • Authors Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark
    6 cheap ebooks by favorite authors as last-minute gifts
    The perfect last-minute gift for the holidays (or a birthday, anniversary, job change) might be an ebook by an author whom you know the recipient enjoys. An ebook makes a nice, small Christmas present. From Dickens to Mary Higgins Clark, there are...
  • ABC Family Hit Show The Fosters
    Disney releases YA companion novel to ABC Family show "The Fosters"
    Love the hit ABC Family show "The Fosters"? Well, we've got good news for you. Disney Publishing has announced the release of THE FOSTERS: Keep Your Frenemies Close, based on characters from the TV series “The Fosters.”...
  • Life changes for the better, when sight is restored
    Heroic actions, one eye at a time in 'Second Suns'
    When author David Oliver Relin, of “Three Cups Of Tea” fame, traveled to Nepal with the intention of penning the story of the astonishing feats of the most accomplished Sherpa mountaineer, Apa Sherpa, little did he know that his...
  • The Titan Drowns
    Award-winning time travel romance is permanently free on Amazon
    I think we can all agree that the theme of time travel will never get old. Fans of this science-fiction subgenre who also like a bit of romance in their novels will immediately fall in love with Nhys Glover’s ‘The Titan Drowns’....
  • Fetish
    An edge-of-your-seat thriller based on true events
    Mystery, suspense, fast-paced action, and a story of love and passion – ‘Fetish: What’s Yours?’ by L.M. Reker is one of those novels that readers will not easily forget. Those who have read and loved ‘The Silence of...