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The Lucky Tour: Taylor Books

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

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Writing by Hand with Michael Parker

No Comments No Comments Writing is a physical act. And for author Michael Parker, it is an act done by hand. Pen and paper. Michael’s latest novel is All I Have in This World, which he wrote, of course,…

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Pub Day Party: Kicking the Sky and Sardine Pate

3 Comments 3 Comments In honor of  Anthony De Sa’s new novel, Kicking the Sky, we’re throwing a little publication day party. And we’re serving up copies of Kicking the Sky and traditional Portugese sardine pate. Here’s the recipe…

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The Lucky Tour: the Morris book shop

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

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These Boots Were Made for Reading, Part I

No Comments No Comments A while back, we noticed a few of our authors share a common interest — beyond writing, that is. They love their cowboy boots, especially when they’re out on the dusty book-tour trail. We asked…

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The Lucky Tour: Joseph-Beth Booksellers

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

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How to Write #TwitterFiction

No Comments No Comments Gabrielle Zevin  is one of the featured authors in the Twitter Fiction Festival, going on now through Sunday, March 16. Well, actually, Daniel Parish is a featured author. He’s fictional, but he’s featured. Parish is…

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Writing Advice: On Brevity

1 Comment 1 Comment The Twitter Fiction Festival, which started yesterday and goes through March 16, includes Algonquin authors Bill Roorbach, Sara Farizan and Gabrielle Zevin. Each author is creating an original work of fiction, meted out in 140-character…

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Giveaway: Broadside from Michael Parker’s New Novel!

4 Comments 4 Comments Two strangers meet on a windswept car lot in West Texas. Marcus is fleeing the disastrous fallout of chasing a lifelong dream; Maria is returning to the hometown she fled years ago. They begin to…

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The Lucky Tour: Indy Reads Books

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

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