Revealed: Leave Me by Gayle Forman

January 6, 2016 • 1 Comment After all the anticipation, the day has come: The cover for Leave Me by international bestselling author Gayle Forman was unveiled today. Well, hello, gorgeous! And we’ve got a sneak peek of the inside for…


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New in Paperback Wednesday

No Comments January 5, 2016 • No Comments It’s New in Paperback Wednesday here at Algonquin, and we’ve got two delectable PBs with J (paperbacks served with joy) for you. The Daylight Marriage by Heidi Pitlor: Hannah was tall and graceful, naturally pretty,…


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Spread the Word: Gayle Forman Cover Reveal 1/6

No Comments December 29, 2015 • No Comments You know when you’re excited − so excited − for something coming up, like a new book, a new book that maybe you know a little something about, and you just cannot, simply can’t, wait…


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Season’s Readings from Your Friends at Algonquin

1 Comment December 21, 2015 • 1 Comment Amid all the holiday hubbub, take a break from the tinsel and dazzle, gifts and goodies. Curl up with a good book. (You know you want to.) It’s the best way to keep this holly…


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December Lucky Stars: Books To Read by the Fire

No Comments December 4, 2015 • No Comments Feeling a little cold this winter? We’ve got just the book to warm you up. Cozy up next to these Lucky Stars e-books, all pricing in at $1.99 throughout the month of December. Christmas is…


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Books Say Happy Holidays Best

No Comments December 4, 2015 • No Comments Black Friday has passed. Cyber Monday is done. We’re in the thick of holiday shopping now. It’s officially the you’ll-never-find-a-parking-spot-at-the-mall time of year. But don’t fret. We know of a great gift idea: they’re rectangular,…


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Booksellers’ First or Worst Jobs

No Comments November 22, 2015 • No Comments Thirteen booksellers and Marilyn Dahl of Shelf Awareness shared first or worst jobs, but one of them is absolutely lying. Can you guess which one?   Emily Adams, Third Place Books Worst job (best scenery)…


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Ed Tarkington’s Playlist for Only Love Can Break Your Heart

1 Comment November 18, 2015 • 1 Comment Ed Tarkington’s upcoming novel, Only Love Can Break Your Heart, spins a tender, smart, suspenseful story full of the music of the 1970s and all the emotional searching of the era. The book’s title itself…


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October Reading Garden: Amy Stewart’s Books

No Comments October 1, 2015 • No Comments You’ve heard the buzz about author Amy Stewart’s new novel, Girl Waits with Gun, and here’s your chance to get the know the green-thumbed guru who wrote it. Amy knows her way around a garden…


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October Lucky Stars: All Lee Smith

No Comments October 1, 2015 • No Comments The one and only Lee Smith has written her one and only collection of non-fiction —  Dimestore, coming in March. And that seems like a good reason (there are so many good reasons!) to celebrate…