Wednesday links: Fair use and Pitch Wars

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I love regularly reading tips and advice articles in certain subjects — particularly writing and publishing. I don’t always need the information right then, but I know that it’ll eventually come in handy. Or at least, I hope it will.

I know there are a lot of other people out there who feel the same way I do, but sometimes it can be difficult to find every useful advice article that’s out there. So I thought I’d bring you a few. Here are the tips and advice articles that jumped out at me the most over the past week.

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Author of influence: Christopher Moore

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Remember last month, when I told you a bit about how Meg Cabot influenced my writing? Well, today I want to tell you a bit about another author who’s had an effect on me: Christopher Moore.

Moore is the author of fifteen novels, including international bestsellers Lamb, A Dirty Job, and You Suck. His novels primarily fall into the adult category, and most have a supernatural spin. I’ve recommended three of Moore’s books here already: A Dirty Job, Coyote Blue, and Practical Demonkeeping.

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Cover reveal: Welcome to Your Life, by Katrina Marie

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Something about the summary for Welcome to Your Life, by Katrina Marie, struck me as soon as I read it. I’m not entirely sure what it was, but I think it had something to do with the single mother angle.

Whatever it was that struck me, it prompted me to sign up to take part in the cover reveal. I’m quite glad I did; this is a pretty one.

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Wednesday links: Scene ideas

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I love regularly reading tips and advice articles in certain subjects — particularly writing and publishing. I don’t always need the information right then, but I know that it’ll eventually come in handy. Or at least, I hope it will.

I know there are a lot of other people out there who feel the same way I do, but sometimes it can be difficult to find every useful advice article that’s out there. So I thought I’d bring you a few. Here are the tips and advice articles that jumped out at me the most over the past week.

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Cover reveal: It Starts With L, by Cassandra Fear

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I love a nice, warm cover. Something in that sort just draws me in. Of course, just about anything warm draws me in; it’s not surprising that book covers follow the rule.

It Starts With L, by Cassandra Fear, has one of the warmest covers I’ve seen in a while. Want to see why? Click on through, and make sure to read to the end of the post for a chance to enter a giveaway.

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