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

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…

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New in Paperback

No Comments 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

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Empire of Deception

Cha-Ching! Big Score for Empire of Deception

1 Comment 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…

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For Those About To Read, We Salute You

No Comments No Comments   In honor of the Fourth of July,  we salute you with books about the American experience. From the disappearing buffalo to Presidential pups, from the American Revolution to the Civil Rights Movement, we offer…

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The Crossroads of Should and Must

Giveaway: The Crossroads of Should and Must

No Comments No Comments Elle Luna, the muse for our #100DaysofAlgonquin, artistically displays what it means to discover and live out your passion by choosing between the things you Should do and the things you Must. Inspirational and insightful,…

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Croissants for Bastille Day

No Comments No Comments William Alexander set out to master the Art of French Speaking in his New York Times bestseller, Flirting with French. Hand in hand with speaking French is eating French food. And cooking French food. Oh,…

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Giveaway: The Happiest People in the World Paperback

1 Comment 1 Comment Take the format of a spy thriller, shape it around real-life incidents involving international terrorism, leaven it with dark, dry humor, toss in a love rectangle, give everybody a gun, and let everything play out…

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Giveaway: The Remedy for Love Paperback

2 Comments 2 Comments Nothing says Summer like sitting outside and reading a paperback. Especially when the book is set during the dead of winter. During the Storm of the Century. Seriously, it’s like air conditioning for the mind.…

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For Fathers (and Sons)

No Comments No Comments With Father’s Day this Sunday, we’re gathering up this collection of books about men coming to understand their dads — and themselves — through a variety of paths. (It’s not too late to buy these…

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Cool books for a hot, hot day

No Comments No Comments It’s too hot. Too hot, baby. Gotta run for book covers. Gotta run for shade. With the mercury nudging 100 degrees day after day here in North Carolina, we are looking for the cold comfort…

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