Water For Elephants: Movie News

June 24, 2010 • 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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June 11, 2010

Water for Elephants Movie News

328 Comments June 11, 2010 • 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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June 10, 2010

52 Loaves on NPR!

2 Comments June 10, 2010 • 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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June 10, 2010

A Reliable Wife wins First Fiction Award

1 Comment June 10, 2010 • 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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June 9, 2010

BookExpo America: The Algonquin Recap

No Comments June 9, 2010 • 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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June 7, 2010

Paperback Roundup

1 Comment June 7, 2010 • 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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June 1, 2010

Backlist Redux: The Resurrectionist

1 Comment June 1, 2010 • 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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May 25, 2010

BookExpo AMERICAAAAA!

1 Comment May 25, 2010 • 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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April 16, 2010

Goolrick Takes On Arizona

1 Comment April 16, 2010 • 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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April 15, 2010

Pete Nelson (sort of) LIVE!

No Comments April 15, 2010 • No Comments Today we have a video interview with Pete Nelson! Grab a cup of coffee and tune in as he talks about his new book, I Thought You Were Dead, and the scene that he had…

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