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Giveaway Monday: Memoir of the Sunday Brunch

November 5, 2012 • 3 Comments

As you’re hitting your afternoon lull, we’re already thinking of tomorrow’s morning pick-me-up with our Giveaway Monday book (and bonus recipe!):
Memoir of the Sunday Brunch
by Julia Pandl
Julia Pandl takes us through the…

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Red Rocking Chair Read: The Art Forger

2 Comments November 2, 2012 • 2 Comments

What are you reading this weekend? (Even if you’re reading by candlelight. You can let us know what you read once your electricity and internet are restored.) Kelly Bowen, our director of publicity, dives in…

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Lucky 7 for November: The Stories behind the Stories

No Comments November 1, 2012 • No Comments

The Stories behind the Stories
Meet the people behind the icons, find the facts behind the legends, and discover forgotten stories you should know. These true tales turn out to be even more fascinating than…

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Lucky 7: Final Vinyl Days

No Comments October 31, 2012 • No Comments

Today is the Final Vinyl Day for the October Lucky 7 titles — All McCorkle, All Month. Get these Jill McCorkle e-books for just $1.99 before they turn into pumpkins (or just regularly priced e-books).…

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Giveaway Monday: Life Among Giants

5 Comments October 29, 2012 • 5 Comments

If Hurricane Sandy and the ensuing Frankenstorm are bearing down on you, we hope you are safe and sound and safely ensconced with your best friend during a long storm — a good book! And…

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Lucky 7: Creatures of Habit

No Comments October 25, 2012 • No Comments

“Jill McCorkle’s barkingly funny short-story collection trots out a menagerie of tragic and absurd tales with tails.” — Vanity Fair
Today’s Lucky 7 post is going to the dogs with Jill McCorkle’s animal-themed short story…

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Lucky 7: Tending to Virginia

No Comments October 24, 2012 • No Comments

Although the term “for better or for worse” goes with married couples, it really should apply to families overall.  In Tending to Virginia , Jill McCorkle presents us with three (soon to be four) generations…

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Giveaway Monday:The Art Forger

8 Comments October 22, 2012 • 8 Comments

November’s #1 IndieNext pick — the top choice of independent booksellers — officially publishes tomorrow, but today is your chance to win a copy of the book that The Boston Globe calls “an inventive and…

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Lucky 7: Carolina Moon

No Comments October 18, 2012 • No Comments

“Jill McCorkle gives herself over to her stories like a dancer surrenders to music, and, consequently, they flow as naturally across the page as a stream rounds rocks.” – Booklist

Check out a preview of…

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Lucky 7: July 7th

No Comments October 17, 2012 • No Comments

“An absorbing tale…a tumultuous crazy quilt of anecdotes and happenings.” — Chicago Tribune

With Jill McCorkle’s new novel, Life After Life, coming out in March, now is the best time to start at the beginning,…

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