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Magick in the Barn

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Christian Book Finder | May 2018 New Releases

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L.E. Sterling | A Spoiler-Free Guide to Dominion City

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Elizabeth Keysian | 5 Romantic Settings in Wessex

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Interview with John Adler, the Hero From Mary Burton’s HER LAST WORD

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Scarlett Cole | Five Favorite Moments in Preload series

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An Interview with Laura Cutty

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Stacy Wise | Follow Your Own Path To Your Dreams

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Maryann Jordan | Top 5 Reasons to read Military Romantic Suspense!

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Pippa Roscoe | 12 Hours to Fall In Love

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Katee Robert | Writing a Labor of Love

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Jodi Thomas | Writing Across Generations

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Please Bite Me – Cole Gibsen’s Top Ten Vampires in Film and Television

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Paige Tyler | What makes shifter heroes and heroines so compelling to write about?

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5 Ways To Support Rescue Animals In Your Home Town

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Christi Caldwell | Origins of a ton “Hell”

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Callie Hutton | Who Was Jack the Ripper?

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Eliza Knight | Five Things You Might Not Know About Archery

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Anna Schmidt | LAST CHANCE COWBOYS: THE RANCHER

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Stefanie London | Bad Boys

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Dale Mayer | BRANDON’S BLISS Excerpt

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Gail Ingis | Talking the Talk and Walking The Walk

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Michelle McLean | 5 Lovable Highland Rogue Requirements

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Jus Accardo | 5 Reasons that you’ll be Team Kensey

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Diana Rodriguez Wallach | Real Teens Are Saving The World, Just like in YA

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Lynn H. Blackburn | What cake is better than anything?

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Mimi Jean Pamfiloff | My All-Time TOP 5 Favorite Things VAMPIRE! (Muahaha…)

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