Pub Day Giveaway: The Fall of Princes

August 25, 2015 • No Comments “When you strike a match, it burns brighter in the first nanosecond than it will ever burn again.” The opening line of The Fall of Princes, is right on the money (money, so appropriate) for…


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The Shelf Game: Round 3

1 Comment August 20, 2015 • 1 Comment The Shelf Game is back again with a new in office contestant: our ever-amazing Assistant Marketing Manager Lauren Moseley! Here’s a little refresher on the rules of the  game: •Close your eyes. •Pick a shelf…


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Shelf Game: Round 2

1 Comment August 6, 2015 • 1 Comment The Shelf Game is back in action. Here’s a quick refresher on the rules of the game: •Close your eyes. •Pick a shelf number and a book number — say, the third shelf and the…


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August Lucky Stars: Our National Conversation

No Comments August 3, 2015 • No Comments As our country continues to grapple with big issues of race, identity, respect, justice and understanding, our thoughts keep going back to certain books, the ones that opened our minds and got us thinking and…


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Giveaway: The Last September

5 Comments July 28, 2015 • 5 Comments This just in — beautiful hardcover copies of The Last September by Nina de Gramont. Here’s your chance to win an advance copy! Brett had been in love with Charlie from the day she laid…


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Let’s Play the Shelf Game!

5 Comments July 22, 2015 • 5 Comments Close your eyes. Pick a shelf number and a book number — say, the third shelf and the second book. Now go to your bookcase. Find the third shelf and pull out the second book.…


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National Give Something Away Day: The Shift

No Comments July 14, 2015 • No Comments Wednesday is National Give Something Away Day and we are doing just that. Pull on a pair of scrubs and discover an honest portrayal of the individual struggles and triumphs nurses face in the upcoming book by Theresa Brown RN, The Shift.  Enter below for…


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‘A’ Book Giveaway: This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance!

1 Comment July 10, 2015 • 1 Comment In honor of closing the final page of our ‘A’ Book for #100DaysofAlgonquin on Instagram, we are offering up a chance to win a “real” advance copy of Jonathan Evison‘s new novel, This Is Your Life,…


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New in Paperback

No Comments July 7, 2015 • No Comments   The Remedy for Love by Bill Roorbach: “A page-turner, a love story and a vivid drama of man (and woman) against the elements . . . A great read by a wonderful writer.” —Newsday

 When the…


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Cha-Ching! Big Score for Empire of Deception

1 Comment June 29, 2015 • 1 Comment Leo Koretz was a man who knew how to get the big score from the big players. Oh, the stories he would tell! Of course, he was swindling people in some of the most outrageous…