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Shopping More Than Just Amazon

Photo Credit: Smashwords How many other places can you think of to shop for eBooks? Having a hard time thinking beyond Amazon? That’s okay, most people look there first. I even have a few books floating around their shelves if

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Book Release

It’s Release Day! Wenona Hulsey offers up her fourth riveting tale of romance in the Blood Burden Series. Synopsis: Before the war, before the powers, and before the world crashed in on him Luke met a mortal woman.Go back to

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Kirkus Speaks

BOOK REVIEW An ancient, evil organization hunts two undead companions in Santo’s dark fantasy debut. While driving friends through a mountainous state park in Colorado, 26-year-old Sally Mertill loses control of her car. The crash is fatal to all, including

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The Art of Lying

There are two thruths we take for granted – 1. All our life we are told not to lie. 2. Most books of fiction are believably fabricated lies with a dash of truth thrown in to hold the story together.

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Hear Me Roar – quietly

I’ve done my first guest appearance on a radio talk show. Obviously, there isn’t any video; however, I did add some still images to pass the time quicker.  

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Scraps of a Book Part 4 – Secret Sauce Not Included

To this point we have covered a lot of ground in a short period. A world has been born, characters are on the hunt for adventure, and banter is rampant amongst them. Whether the story ends with a bang or

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Scraps of a Book Part 3 – Words Fill a Void

(About this author: Adam Santo was born and raised in Southern California before moving to Colorado for a short fifteen year stay. Currently he lives in Florida with his family. He has a passion to help with Parkinson’s Research and

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Celerbate Reading With World Book Day

Today the United Kingdom is celebrating World Book Day. We, at Panhandling Fantasy would like to encourage others to partake in the festivities by reading a book – any kind, whether it be printed or digital.  We would also like

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For the next two days I’m offering Temperature: Bitter Cold from Smashwords for free in return for reviews. The code is: PQ54Z and expires 03-08-2013 http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/248715 Please remember to leave reviews wherever you feel drawn to. Websites, online bookstores (Amazon, B&N,

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Scraps of a Book Part 2: What is his Name?

In my last post I talked a little about outlines and where they could lead. Today, I want to focus on characters and their importance (in short form because otherwise this could be a very long blog) to a story.

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