Giveaway Monday: Good Kings Bad Kings

June 24, 2013 • 5 Comments

The Wall Street Journal reviewed Good Kings Bad Kings… by Susan Nussbaum this weekend, calling it, “[a] moving story.”  The review says, “Nussbaum wonderfully sweetens a stark subject with doses of idiosyncratic humor and


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Happy Summer (Reading)!

1 Comment June 21, 2013 • 1 Comment

The calendar says June 21 today, so that makes it official: Summer is here! And just as with swimming pools, cool beverages (see below) and biting mosquitos, summer just isn’t summer without those summer reading…


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The Great American (Bookstore) Road Trip

4 Comments June 20, 2013 • 4 Comments

Hello to all you Algonquinites, and welcome to the best type of road trip in America—a bookstore road trip.
My name is David Bradley, former Algonquin intern, bookophile, and blogger. And now I’m taking the coolest…


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Giveaway Monday: Antonia Lively Breaks the Silence

1 Comment June 17, 2013 • 1 Comment

Enter for your chance to win…
Antonia Lively Breaks the Silence
by David Samuel Levinson
One writer’s mysterious death, another’s relentless quest for fame, and a bitter literary critic’s passion for manipulation drive the story…


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Giveaway Tuesday: The Receptionist

4 Comments June 11, 2013 • 4 Comments

It’s publication day for the paperback edition of The Receptionist, and we are giving away a free copy. Enter below for your chance to win the novel The Boston Globe called “a literate, revelatory examination of self.”


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Giveaway Monday: Bobcat and Other Stories

2 Comments June 10, 2013 • 2 Comments

Tomorrow is the official publication day of Bobcat and Other Stories. And today is your chance to win a copy of the book that’s already winning rave reviews and spots on must-read lists…

Bobcat and Other


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Lucky 7 e-books for June: Adult Swim

No Comments June 1, 2013 • No Comments

Water, water everywhere, and so many books to read. Get into the swim of summer with a dip into these Lucky 7 e-books for June — all just $1.99 throughout the month.
Watery Part of…


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More BEA, more fun

1 Comment May 30, 2013 • 1 Comment

Looking forward to seeing all our friends and friends-to-be at the Algonquin booth (#839-939) for Friday’s Book Expo America Day 2. Please be sure to stop by for day of celebration!
- 10:30am: Lee Smith…


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What a way to start BEA!

1 Comment May 29, 2013 • 1 Comment

The good people of Algonquin have descended on New York City for Book Expo America, and we’re looking forward to seeing all our bookselling friends at our booth, #839-939. We’ve fabulous authors and fabulous books…


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Giveaway Monday: The Art Forger

5 Comments May 20, 2013 • 5 Comments

Tomorrow is its official publication day, but The Art Forger is already climbing up the paperback bestseller lists — #6 on IndieBound’s list, #5 on the Boston Globe’s list. And today is your chance to…