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Meet Lin Enger

No Comments The BEA fun continues at Booth 839 with Friday’s signing with Lin Enger.  Preview his upcoming novel and discover the family history that inspired it with this excerpt from his essay in the Algonquin Reader.…

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On Tour with Tayari Jones

No Comments No Comments Don’t miss Tayari Jones as she visits cities all over the country sharing the story of her Silver Sparrow, new in paperback. The Los Angeles Times called it “impossible to put down,” and you won’t…

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Booksellers Rock! Steven Salardino, Skylight Books

4 Comments 4 Comments Name: Steven Salardino Bookstore: Skylight Books Title: Manager Brief Bio: Southern California boy, junior high school heavy metal kid turned long hair punk. Educated by Doonesbury comics, Steve Martin LPs, and Woody Allen movies. Skateboarding…

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Orange County Literacy Council: Writers for Readers Book and Author Luncheon

No Comments No Comments If you love good books and live in or near Orange County, the only place to be on February 20th is the Orange County Literacy Council’s 5th Annual Writers for Readers Book and Author Luncheon.…

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Lauren Grodstein & Stephen King; Algonquin Book Club Event, 3/3

33 Comments 33 Comments Get ready for our next Algonquin Book Club event coming up on March 3 at 7:00 p.m. EST!  Tune into the live webcast to hear Stephen King in conversation with Lauren Grodstein, author of A…

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Join the Conversation! Live Twitter Book Club Chat with Hillary Jordan

No Comments No Comments Hillary Jordan is now on Twitter! Her new novel, When She Woke, is a modern dystopian take on The Scarlet Letter and is the #1 Indie Next Pick for October. Follow Hillary (@Hillary_Jordan) and  join…

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Tonight’s the Night! Algonquin Book Club event with Heidi Durrow & Terry McMillan

No Comments No Comments   Tonight’s the Night! Our Algonquin Book Club event with Heidi Durrow and Terry McMillan starts at 7:00pm PST / 10:00pm EST.  You can tune in to the live webcast of the event (held at…

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Heidi Durrow & Terry McMillan: Algonquin Book Club event, 8/18

69 Comments 69 Comments Our next Algonquin Book Club event with Heidi Durrow and Terry McMillan is just about three weeks away! To help kick things off, we’re giving away 20 copies of Durrow’s critically acclaimed, best-selling novel The…

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Algonquin Book Club Event: Heidi Durrow in Conversation with Terry McMillan

2 Comments 2 Comments . Tune in on August 18 at 7:00 p.m. PST/10:00pm EST for our latest Algonquin Book Club event! Terry McMillan, award-winning author of the bestsellers Get Happy and Waiting to Exhale, will interview Heidi Durrow…

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Lee Smith, Master Storyteller

No Comments No Comments For the launch of the paperback release of Mrs. Darcy and the Blue-Eyed Stranger, author Lee Smith did a series of book events around North Carolina at our favorite local indie bookstores – Flyleaf Books…

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