BOOK/AUTHOR ideas fpr 2019

BOOK/AUTHOR ideas, please :book2: I love gritty crime, the more gruesome the better. Page turning thrillers. What I loathe are romance or bodice rippers, angst-driven characters and cosy mysteries. Having said that I adore Outlander. My favourite author is Chris Carter. I love some of Candice Fox, but loathe her Harriet Blue series. I enjoy James Patterson and love both Wilbur Smith and Jeffery Deaver. John Sanderford is another good read. I use to read a lot of post-apocalyptics but find good o...
Tags: Books, Reading Recommendations, James Patterson, Chris Carter, Wilbur Smith, Jeffery Deaver, Candice Fox, Jeffery Deaver John Sanderford

The Curator of Broken Things trilogy is available for preorder

To me, this has to be one of the least traumatic and more productive month of December on record.  My novels are DONE !!! All 3 of them! Incredible. Absolutely incredible. And yet because the process happened so incrementally it feels natural. Normal.  A huge amount of mental preparation must be happening below the surface before a writer releases a book. Or 3. By release, what I mean is that the book stops being a private thing, and start belonging to everyone. Before releasing it, the book i...
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Connection problem

Just started having problems connecting to CC Content server. All I see is 'by Newest' and 'by Title'. and when I tap those I get nothing. Using Android Companion and CC 3.35. Didn't have any problems until this week.
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BOOK/AUTHOR ideas for 2019

BOOK/AUTHOR ideas, please :book2: I love gritty crime, the more gruesome the better. Page turning thrillers. What I loathe are romance or bodice rippers, angst-driven characters and cosy mysteries. Having said that I adore Outlander. My favourite author is Chris Carter. I love some of Candice Fox, but loathe her Harriet Blue series. I enjoy James Patterson and love both Wilbur Smith and Jeffery Deaver. John Sanderford is another good read. I use to read a lot of post-apocalyptics but find good o...
Tags: Books, Reading Recommendations, James Patterson, Chris Carter, Wilbur Smith, Jeffery Deaver, Candice Fox, Jeffery Deaver John Sanderford

King Competition Gen 6 Shotgun Rig

The Finns have some of the best competition shooters around. Strange, as there are only around 5.5 million Finns around, and it’s dark most of the year. In some way they still manage to become World Champions in many of the practical shooting divisions. TFB has covered some of the clever products that they produce, […] Read More … The post King Competition Gen 6 Shotgun Rig appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Finland, Shotguns, TFB, Product Announcement, Best Gear, KING Competition, King Competition Products, Shotgun Rig

I’m not mad

Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad. Have no fear of perfection-you’ll never reach it. Mistakes are almost always of a sacred nature. Never try to correct them. On the contrary: rationalize them, understand them thoroughly. The first man to compare the cheeks […]
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Likebook Mars: termux and A2 mode

In termux, depending on the color theme chosen, colors are having a difficult time in being displayed/visible. And especially so in A2 mode! Did anybody find a color theme that allows all colors to be seen in A2 mode ?
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Newbie ?: syncing sideloaded books

Love my new Clara HD. But did get used to being able to sideload the same (DRM-free) ePub book on my Kindle and Android phone and have my place in the book synced. Is there Any way to do this with Kobo? Thanks!
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Honda's Sound Sitter Lets You Lull Your Baby to Sleep with the Sound of 37 Different Car Engines

Why hire a babysitter when you can use a Sound Sitter? Honda's design team in Japan got to thinking one day, "I wonder if the sound of our revving car engines would calm babies down instantly." So, naturally, they sampled the sounds of 37 different Honda car engines, put the sound box in a plush car and gave it a go. According to the first 7 seconds of the video, the Sound Sitter is an overwhelming success with babies:  While it seems crazy, Honda might actually be onto something. Here's a ...
Tags: Japan, Design, Cars, Honda, Toy, Design News, Sitter, Keiichiro KidaYou

New York Court Order Concludes Gun Permit Insufficient Cause for Car Search

Imagine this is what you see in the rearview mirror. U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- An out of state concealed carry permit does not establish sufficient cause to warrant a car search for firearms, a New York judge’s Decision and Order decided Wednesday. Further, the opinion concludes the sworn testimony of the officers involved is not borne out by police video camera and microphone evidence, and a recording from a defendant’s cell phone.“The Court does not find that the search of the Defendant's ca...
Tags: New York, Guns, Colorado, Kung Fu, House, Aclu, Jones, Rose, Jonathan, Westchester County, David Codrea, Kevin Jones, Gun Rights News, RKBA, the Court, Only Ones

Wishing you all...

I thought I'd better get my Christmas good wishes to you all on here before the mayhem begins with Offspringette's arrival from New Zealand and the scribbles go to 'as and when'. I'll be popping in and out, and at some point on Christmas Day as usual (because I am always aware that not everyone has a houseful) just not in a very organised, scheduled, pre-written way, until January 8th-ish. I have some very exciting reading and other projects lined up for next year and can't wait to get started a...
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Unaffordable Care

Art by A.F. Branco Unaffordable ObamaCare USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Unaffordable Care.Federal Judge Reed O’Connor rules Obamacare unconstitutional since there is no longer a mandate to buy it aka, the “Tax”.Did you enjoy this cartoon?Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : www.membership.nrahq.orgSecond Amendment Foundation...
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Aura ONE Kobo WiFi connection problems

When my kobo get new firmware upgraded ,the WiFi connection do not works again, I search the web to find solutions but no answers are found,all I know is because many websites are banned in China,so the connection can't loop the varification of kobo website,is there anything I can do to make the wifi connection works except rolling back old firmware?l need to use the pocket app.thanks a lot.:):book2::thanks:
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Amazon and Facebook

Amazon and Facebook Reportedly Had a Secret Data-Sharing Agreement, and It Explains So Much Quote: Back in 2015, a woman named Imy Santiago wrote an Amazon review of a novel that she had read and liked. Amazon immediately took the review down and told Santiago she had “violated its policies.” Santiago re-read her review, didn’t see anything objectionable about it, so she tried to post it again. “You’re not eligible to review this product,” an Amazon prompt info...
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TFB REVIEW: Fire Control Unit X01 PDW – The Future Of Small Arms

About six months ago I started a conversation with the team at Fire Control Unit (FCU) on Instagram – a bit of friendly banter about some of my favorite pistol caliber carbines versus their latest release. Of course, we had reported the initial announcement of the FCU X01 (EXO ONE) in late 2017 and the […] Read More … The post TFB REVIEW: Fire Control Unit X01 PDW – The Future Of Small Arms appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Instagram, Guns, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, EXO ONE, Fire Control Unit FCU

Pens/Pencils - Ones You Like

Recently, I've been checking out pens and pencils to see if I can find something that I might like better for my everyday writing than what I've been using. I tried using a fountain pen but it turned out to not be practical for me now. I used fountain point pens in High School for a long time and enjoyed writing with them. Currently, I've been using the following for my everyday writing and have been satisfied with each:Uni-Ball Roller, 0.5mm Black Ink Uni-Ball Vision, 0.5mm, Black Ink (despite...
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Get the history of Knott’s Berry Farm at a Pasadena author event

Published in 2010, “Knott’s Preserved: From Boysenberry to Theme Park, The History of Knott’s Berry Farm” sold out its initial printing. Think of it as a pass into the theme park. Now, a revised and expanded edition of Christopher Merritt and J. Eric Lynxwiler’s book has been published by Angel City Press. The work charts the early days, when Knott’s was just a berry farm, through its transformation into a theme park and its relationship with the Peanuts Gang. This second edition also features m...
Tags: Books, California, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Pasadena, Knott, Berry Farm, Angel City Press, Top Stories OCR, Knott's Berry Farm, Top Stories PSN, Christopher Merritt, Eric Lynxwiler, Lynxwiler

Washington D.C. Passes Red Flag Gun Confiscation Law

Washington, D.C. Passes Red Flag Gun Confiscation Law Washington, DC –-(Ammoland.com)- The DC City Council passed a “red flag” law on Tuesday. The council voted unanimously to allow police to seize legally owned guns from people who a secret court deems a danger to others or themselves.A so-called “red flag” law is known as an extreme risk protection order (ERPO). A family member, neighbor, or roommate can go to the police and claim someone is a risk to themselves or others. The police will go...
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Happy Holidays

Oh boy. Gotta say, this Holiday thing is again testing my usual good-nature. Christmas spirit? At this point, just give me something resembling a “will to live!” Spending money. Tons of money. Seeing “loved ones.” Spending money on “loved ones.” Arguing politics with “loved ones.” Having to be places. On time. Travel. Shopping. Crowds. Those Salvation Army people clanging bells at you at the grocery store. Chasing you. Cornering you. Arguing politics with you. Loud-mouthed ho-hoing Santa Clauses...
Tags: Gardening, Uncategorized, Happy Holidays, God, Salvation Army, North American Rock Garden Society, Scott Beuerlein, Winter Interest, Hollies, Christmas blues, Red Twig Dogwoods, North American Rock Garden

Daily Gun Deals: PSAK-47 GF3 Forged Classic Red Wood AK Rifle $599.99 w/ FREE S&H

PSAK-47 GF3 Forged Classic Red Wood AK Rifle deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Palmetto State Armory has a sale on their exciting new PSAL-47 AK rifle variants for $599.99 and with FREE Shipping, marked down from $770.00.The PSAK-47 GF3 was designed from the ground up to be the standard in AK-47 rifles, utilizing all new precision manufactured parts. Thoroughly tested in development, we tortured tested to 10,000 rounds to ensure a quality product. Not to be satisfied with just a good AK-47, we kept...
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Idea - new installs

When calibre is first installed it runs the Welcome Wizard. I suggest a prominent link to the 'moving to a new computer' FAQ be included on the Welcome Wizard's window. BR Attached Thumbnails  
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Greeetings from Uruguay

Just wanted to say hello. I'm using a Sony Reader PRS-600 that is almost a relic but works OK.
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About that bump stock ban

There has already been a lawsuit filed against the ban: Today, attorneys for an owner of a bump-stock device and three constitutional rights advocacy organizations filed a federal lawsuit against the Trump Administrations new confiscatory ban on firearm parts, additionally challenging Matthew Whitakers legal authority to serve as Acting Attorney General and issue rules without being nominated to the role and confirmed by the Senate or by operation of law. A copy of the court filings can be viewe...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Nra, ATF, BATFE, Trump Administration, Guedes, Madison Society Foundation MSF, Matthew Whitakers

I updated metadata in Calibre, but books aren't updated on Ipad

I use Windows 10 to run the latest Calibre, and my Ipad 5th generation to run Marvin 3. I have successfully edited the metadata in 400 books in Calibre, I copied the epub book files from the Calibre library on my PC, and pasted them into my Itunes file sharing space for the Marvin 3. I synced the updated books to Marvin, but none of the metadata on the books has updated. What am I doing wrong? How can I get updated metadata? Thank you very much for your help!
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Who’s awesome?

She’s awesome: One woman shows us the 9MM she is turning in for the Baltimore City Gun Buy Back program. But she says she is using the cash to get a bigger weapon! Story on FOX45 at 4pm. pic.twitter.com/LlmCbezpU7 — Kathleen Cairns (@CairnsKcairns) December 17, 2018
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The Trumpening

The AP: The Senate passed a sweeping criminal justice bill Tuesday that addresses concerns that the nations war on drugs had led to the imprisonment of too many Americans for non-violent crimes without adequately preparing them for their return to society. Senate passage of the bill by a vote of 87-12 culminates years of negotiations and gives President Donald Trump a signature policy victory, with the outcome hailed by scores of conservative and liberal advocacy groups. The House is expected to...
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The Best .22 LR Handguns for Concealed Carry
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