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The Lucky Tour: City Lights Bookstore

No Comments "Our Beats section upstairs is definitely the biggest draw. Customers don't necessarily head up there first, but they always seem to make it there eventually."

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Keeping It Civil video trailer

No Comments No Comments Human beings are messy and complicated: we fall in love; we fall out of love; we’re sometimes vengeful and often honorable. In Keeping It Civil: The Case of the Pre-Nup and the Porsche & Other…

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The Lucky Tour: Green Apple Books

No Comments No Comments There are two things that you won't be short on when you visit Green Apple: books and smiles. Green Apple has almost as much energy as it does books.

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Giveaway Thursday: Furious Cool

4 Comments 4 Comments Obsessed with Richard Pryor since they were kids, David and Joe Henry celebrate Pryor’s genius in this groundbreaking and profoundly entertaining biography.  The brothers recently had a conversation with National Book Award winner Colum McCann…

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The Lucky Tour: The Booksmith

No Comments No Comments Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join us for…

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The Lucky Tour: Skylight Books

No Comments No Comments Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join us for…

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Giveaway Tuesday: The Explanation for Everything

6 Comments 6 Comments Happy Publication Day to New York Times bestselling author Lauren Grodstein! And it’s a happy day, indeed, as The Explanation for Everything has been tabbed for both Amazon’s Best Books of the Month for September…

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Lucky 7 e-books for September: Celebrating Lee Smith

1 Comment 1 Comment Just in time for Lee Smith‘s highly anticipated new novel, Guests on Earth, here’s a chance to read her other wonderful novels — each with a FREE preview of Guests on Earth! —  just $1.99…

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“What I Learned From Mrs. Schultz” by Esme Raji Codell

5 Comments 5 Comments In honor of back-to-school season, we’re sharing this classic essay by Esme Raji Codell about the profound sense of promise a teacher can instill in a child. This piece was originally published in The Algonkian…

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The Lucky Tour: Book Soup

No Comments No Comments Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join us for…

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