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Kurt Vonnegut on Advances & How To Submit to Avon Impulse: Top Stories of the Week

For your weekend reading pleasure, here are our top stories of the week, including free scary books, National Novel Writing Month tools and Hurricane Sandy Relief.

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1. Free eBooks for Halloween

2. How To Volunteer for Hurricane Sandy Relief

3. How Writers Can Use Google Docs

4. Sixty NaNoWriMo Writing Tips in a Single Post

5. Watching Nate Silver’s Amazon Rank

6. Brooklyn Author Held Down Her Roof During Hurricane Sandy

7.  Kurt Vonnegut on Book Deals: ‘Carry on Without an Advance’

8. Dungeons & Dragons Monster Manual Aids Psychologist’s Experiment

9. Free Sites to Promote Your eBook

10. Submit Your NaNoWriMo Novel to Avon Impulse

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