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Win 2 Tickets to SOLD-OUT Writers for Readers Event!

February 25, 2013 • No Comments

Tomorrow night’s Writers for Readers event is a tough ticket here in The Triangle, but we’ve got two tickets for you! Enter below — before 5pm today — for a chance to win two tickets,…

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Message in a Bottle from Amy Stewart

No Comments February 20, 2013 • No Comments

Writing a book on the plants that create the liquors we drink sounds like a research dream in some respects. And Amy Stewart certainly won’t disagree. In researching her new book, The Drunken Botanist, Amy…

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Mood Music: A Valentine’s Music Sampler

1 Comment February 14, 2013 • 1 Comment

 
Algonquin is bringing sexy back this Valentine’s Day. Here is suggested mood music for “rounding the bases” — yes, those bases—from some of Algonquin’s authors. (We’ve finally answered the question, “Who wrote the book…

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Giveaway Monday: Is This Tomorrow

11 Comments February 11, 2013 • 11 Comments

The groundswell started this morning and turned into a rushing roar (tweet-tweet-tweet) by midday. It’s official now; it’s CAROLINE LEAVITT DAY!
To share our Modern Love for this talented and decidedly readable author, we’re giving…

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Lucky 7 for February: All Julia Alvarez, All Month

No Comments February 6, 2013 • No Comments

Celebrate Julia Alvarez’s extraordinary catalog of work─from poetry to essays to novels to memoir─by completing your library of her books, now available in e-book for all platforms, and all for just $1.99 apiece throughout February!…

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Giveaway Monday: All This Talk of Love

2 Comments February 4, 2013 • 2 Comments

Christopher Castellani takes us to Italy once again, drawing on his own family’s experiences to create “a realistic and moving approach to family life… that rings incredibly true” in his new novel, according to SheKnows.com. …

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Giveaway Monday: The Third Son

4 Comments January 28, 2013 • 4 Comments

In her debut novel, Julie Wu has created an extraordinary character, a gentle soul forced to fight for everything he’s ever wanted: food, an education, and his first love. You’ll fall in love with Saburo…

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Lucky 7: Crash Diet

No Comments January 24, 2013 • No Comments

Lucky 7 favorite Jill McCorkle is back — both on this month’s Lucky 7 list with a classic short story collection and, coming in March, with her first novel in seventeen years! And you can…

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Lucky 7: From the Ground Up

No Comments January 23, 2013 • No Comments

It’s never easy to learn something new, but in From the Ground Up, Amy Stewart puts all of her successes and mishaps on display in order to help plant the path for us.   Take your…

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January 18, 2013

Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons

1 Comment January 18, 2013 • 1 Comment

You can buy Ellen Foster at AMAZON, BARNES & NOBLE, KOBO, and INDIEBOUND.
“When I was little I would think of ways to kill my daddy.”
With that opening sentence we enter into the childhood world of one of the most…

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