fall 2014 galleys

Giveaway Tuesday: Fall 2014 Galleys

May 20, 2014 • 19 Comments

Galleys, we’ve got galleys. We’ve got lots and lots of galleys.
This is your chance to get your mitts on advance reading copies of our Fall 2014 titles. Get ‘em now. Get ‘em before BEA…

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May 16, 2014 avid bookshop

The Lucky Tour: Avid Bookshop

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Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road this past summer for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join us for the journey……

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Amy Rowland: In Her Words

2 Comments May 13, 2014 • 2 Comments

Amy Rowland, the author of The Transcriptionist, explains how she came to write her debut novel.
In August of 2001, after much restless wandering, I found a job transcribing copy for reporters at the New …

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The Lucky Tour: Flyleaf Books

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Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road this past summer for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join us for the journey……

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Jacket Design: Judging a Book by Its Cover

1 Comment May 8, 2014 • 1 Comment

Readers often wonder about the behind-the-scenes aspects of book publishing, and jacket design can seem especially mysterious. So today, Creative Director Anne Winslow explains how the gorgeous jacket for Krista Bremer’s profound and moving memoir,…

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Giveaway Tuesday: The Late Starters Orchestra

6 Comments May 6, 2014 • 6 Comments

A bit of a late start for today’s giveaway, but that’s just so appropriate for today’s book — The Late Starters Orchestra by Ari Goldman.
Ari Goldman hasn’t played in twenty-five years, but he’s decided…

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May 2, 2014 quail ridge

The Lucky Tour: Quail Ridge Books & Music

No Comments May 2, 2014 • No Comments

Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road this past summer for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States.…

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California Bookstore Day Dreamin’

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With California Bookstore Day coming up tomorrow, we’ve been California dreamin’ and coming up with a list of songs about The Golden State.  Buzzfeed already put together its own great list, but here are some…

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Lucky Stars for May: Let the Music Play

No Comments April 30, 2014 • No Comments

Music speaks a special language, a language beyond words. It soothes; it inspires; it brings us together and guides us to our innermost selves. This month, our Lucky Stars e-books sing out loud with personal…

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Giveaway Tuesday: The Rental Sister

2 Comments April 29, 2014 • 2 Comments

Jeff Backhaus’ The Rental Sister is a special book. One you won’t forget and one you won’t be able to stop talking about. It’s a book meant for discussion: What would you do in that…

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