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Kobo Writing Life Podcast – Episode 79 – Julie Czerneda on Dreamers & Dreamweavers

Julie Czerneda, an international bestselling science fiction and fantasy author from Canada, was one of the Author Guests of Honour at the 2016 When Words Collide conference which takes place in Calgary each year in late summer. When Words Collide is an annual non-profit festival designed to bring readers and writers together in a celebration of the written word. Up

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Kobo by FNAC: Discovering the Talents of Tomorrow

This past weekend, EUR Manager for Kobo Writing Life, Camille Mofidi, attended the Paris Book Fair (Salon du Livre) to announce, in conjunction with Kobo’s retail partner in France, FNAC, the five finalists for the “Discovering the talents of tomorrow” contest (A la découverte des talents de demain) which was organized by Kobo by FNAC in conjunction with the publisher

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Word Power: Words To Use Instead of Good (AN ADVENTURE)

Do you ever find yourself using the word “good” to describe just about anything? Good weather, good movies, good music, good life, good this, good that…good grief but that can be repetitive. The constant re-use of particular words (especially vague ones) can call attention to itself, taking the reader right out of the narrative. It might be time-efficient to use

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