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Grateful Dead 50th Anniversary Giveaway: ‘Owsley and Me: My LSD Family’ Memoir by Rhoney Gissen Stanley

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Stanley's memoir chronicles her life working in the Acid King's lab, and as the third angle in a love triangle, and later under the care of the Grateful Dead. Read More »

Interview: Action Lab Comics (‘Vamplets,’ ‘Princeless,’ ‘Puppet Master’) Creative Director Dave Dwonch

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Dwonch talks about the 2015 comics lineup including the return of Eisner-nominated 'Princeless' and 'Nutmeg,' a book he describes as 'Betty and Veronica' meets 'Breaking Bad.' Read More »

Book Review: ‘Camille Claudel,’ A Biography by Jeanne Fayard

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The mistress of Auguste Rodin was a gifted sculptor in her own right. What early influences shaped this woman's amazing life and work? Read More »

Interview: John Fusco, Author of ‘Dog Beach’

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"... if you are driven by your story and characters you do whatever it takes. Like a cabinet maker, 8-10 hours a day." Read More »

The Gencon Files: Interview with Jim Butcher, Author of ‘The Dresden Files’

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Jim Butcher talks comics, RPGs, and the next Dresden Files book, 'Peace Talks.' Read More »

Winners of the 26th Annual Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards Announced

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The envelope please... Read More »

Five Surefire Ways to Obtain Amazon Book Reviews

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Let's face it, Amazon's dominance is complete, both for the traditionally published and self-published book author. Read More »

Blogcritics’ Book Shelf: New Releases

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Selections from Blogcritics Books mailbag: A new weekly feature. Read More »

Audio Books: The New Frontier for Erotica?

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Audio erotica has the capacity to enhance the reading experience. Read More »

Book Marketing from Prison: How to Sell Books While Incarcerated

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Book marketing in the world outside of prison is fairly straightforward. The author writes a book, ideally has the foresight to build an author platform in the process, and then uses the platform and other tools to market their book once it is published. These other tools often consist of a snazzy website, writing commitments at relevant and visible publications, ... Read More »