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Happy National Margarita Day!

February 22, 2016 • No Comments If you’re enjoying a margarita today for National Margarita Day, you can thank John Wayne. Yes, the Duke. Mark Bailey’s Of All The Gin Joints features the perfect Margarita recipe along with the story of…


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Guest Post: Beyoncé to Panther Baby

2 Comments February 21, 2016 • 2 Comments Today we have a guest post from one of our interns. Sydney is a publicity and online marketing intern for Algonquin Books. She is a passionate storyteller and is pursing a degree in Media and…


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Giveaway: the Algonquin Reader, Spring 2016

No Comments February 12, 2016 • No Comments Spring is coming. It is, really. Even if it doesn’t feel that way right now. Spring is coming. And so are the books. Get a preview of all our amazing new fiction in the Algonquin…


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Book Club Giveaway: Orhan’s Inheritance

5 Comments February 3, 2016 • 5 Comments What’s your book club reading in 2016? Here’s your chance to win a set of copies of Orhan’s Inheritance, the breathtaking debut by Aline Ohanesian. Brand new in paperback, Orhan’s Inheritance is one of our…


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Your 2016 Book Club Calendar

No Comments February 2, 2016 • No Comments We’ve broken down 2016, book by book, month by month, for you. New titles, old favorites — and recent books you might have missed. Topical, timely and timeless, these books will give you plenty to…


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Snowy Day Reading List

No Comments January 22, 2016 • No Comments We’ve been hunkered down all day here in Chapel Hill, where we’re taking on the front end of Winter Storm Jonas. The accumulating white precipitation of all forms has inspired us to come up with…


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Revealed: Leave Me by Gayle Forman

1 Comment 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…