Water for Elephants: More Movie News!

No Comments At last! We have photos of Rosie, the title elephant of the upcoming movie version of Water for Elephants. In this photo she is towering above star Robert Pattinson, who plays Rosie’s trainer at the…

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Water For Elephants: Movie News

No Comments No Comments Check out the new photos from the set of our favorite adaptation! H2O4E: The Movie Not on the band-wagon yet? There’s still time to read the novel! Water For Elephants: The Book…

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Water for Elephants Movie News

328 Comments 328 Comments The Water for Elephants movie–starring Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon, and Christoph Waltz–won’t be in theaters until 2011, but ever since filming began on May 20, photos from the set have been popping up everywhere.  The…

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52 Loaves on NPR!

2 Comments 2 Comments Bill Alexander had a fantastic interview on NPR’s Diane Rehm Show yesterday, discussing his new book 52 LOAVES.  You can listen to the interview, read the comments, and check out his recipe for peasant bread…

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A Reliable Wife wins First Fiction Award

1 Comment 1 Comment The Book-of-the-Month Club announced today that Robert Goolrick’s A Reliable Wife is the 2009 winner of their annual First Fiction Award! The Book-of-the-Month First Fiction Award is granted annually by the Book-of-the-Month Club editorial board…

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BookExpo America: The Algonquin Recap

No Comments No Comments A few weeks ago, the Algonquin team ventured to NYC armed with thousands of galleys, comfortable shoes, and a sense of excitement. What were we so excited about, you ask? Book Expo America! We, along…

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Paperback Roundup

1 Comment 1 Comment One of my favorite parts of a book coming out in paperback is that it gets sexy, new cover art. It’s like a face lift without the swelling or recovery period. I also love how…

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Backlist Redux: The Resurrectionist

1 Comment 1 Comment The Resurrectionist by Jack O’Connell In a desperate attempt to revive his comatose son, Sweeney has taken a position as third-shift pharmacist at the austere Peck Clinic, where Dr. Peck and his daughter, Dr. Peck,…

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BookExpo AMERICAAAAA!

1 Comment 1 Comment BEA 2009 I came to work today in my “Reading Is Sexy” T-shirt, dragon knee-socks, and USA sweatband. I led the office in some stretches and then we laid out the buffalo wings and the…

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Goolrick Takes On Arizona

1 Comment 1 Comment Robert Goolrick‘s reading for the Desert Mountain Book Club in Arizona last week. A Reliable Wife is still on the NY Times Paperback Bestseller list, this week at #5! Visit the website for A Reliable…

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