Clash of the Titles Reveals Best Death Scene

**guest post by Michelle Massaro For the last couple weeks, Clash of the Titles has been exploring two books delivering powerful death scenes. That’s right, death scenes. The two books were The Vengeance Squad and The Redemption. We met authors Sidney Frost and MaryLu Tyndall and waited with bated breath to find out which title got the most votes. If you missed Friday’s announcement, I won’t keep you in suspense.…

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COTT Rings in the New Year with Death and a Survey

  IS THERE A BOOK YOU WOULD LIKE TO SEE COMPETE ON CLASH OF THE TITLES? PLEASE TAKE A MOMENT TO ENTER THE TITLE IN OUR QUICK SURVEY, BELOW! *by COTT Sr. Editor, April W Gardner January is in full swing, starting 2012 off with a bang. At Clash of the Titles, you can take that quite literally! For the next two weeks, we’re featuring Death. That’s right. Death. Death…

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Clash of the Titles Thanks More Blog Alliance Partners by Gail Pallotta

By: Gail Pallotta   Thank you to our blog alliance partners Jessica Keller works from an office her husband set up for her in their Chicago home. Using a bright orange laptop she posts five days a week. She blogged big-time in college, garnering a huge following. She says, “It got to the point where people I didn’t know would walk up to me and start talking…about my life because they…

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COTT Blog Alliance Partner Interviews: Guest Post by Gail Pallotta

* Guest post by Gail Pallotta MEET OUR PARTNERS After an early morning workout Joanne Troppello sits at her computer near two big windows. Working from an office in her home in the northeast, she “loves getting plenty of sunshine.” She munches on her breakfast as she starts one of five weekly blogs. Her focus is “to connect authors and readers.” This prolific writer also schedules giveaways and one-time events. …

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Where Books, Reading, Mustangs and Chocolate Meet

I don’t make a habit of posting twice a day but it’s a busy writing week and lots to tell you about. Once a week you’ll see a blog post here featuring a guest blogger from COTT—Clash of the Titles. This is one of my favorite sites. Authors go against each other by submitting their anonymous for a time excerpts and readers vote.  The talent coming from the clashes is…

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Delia Latham Takes Crown in Latest Staff Clash of the Titles (COTT)

Congratulations to Delia Latham for taking the crown in last week’s Staff Clash. Two anonymous COTT staffers went into the ring and readers had another hard choice to make. Some said: “This was a cruel choice!! LOL! They were both excellent.”  (About Delia’s excerpt): “Beautiful words expressing emotion and making the reader want more.”  “Intense emotions on both excerpts! Great job!”  “Terrific excerpts!” (About Katie’s excerpt): “I need to know…

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