Milagro Creek Interview and Excerpt!

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Author of The School of Beauty and Charm and Polite Society, recipient of a Whiting award in fiction in 1995, and creative writing professor at Kennesaw State University, Melanie Sumner is out with her newest…

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July 7, 2010

Water For Wednesdays

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Because the closest I care to get to a circus is Robert Pattinson’s trailer.
Water For Elephants: Movie News
The buzz surrounding the Water For Elephants film has people asking “Wait a minute–can Robert Pattinson…

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July 7, 2010

The Frozen Giveaway

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July 6, 2010

The Ghost Of Milagro Creek – Book Trailer

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Put on your Southwestern-coming-of-age-mystery hat for The Ghost of Milagro Creek by Melanie Sumner. This story of Ignacia Vigil Romero, a full Jacarilla Apache, and the two boys, Mister and Tomás, she raised to adulthood…

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July 6, 2010

The N.Y. Times Loves…

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The New York Times Book Review has only good things to say about Algonquin reads!

The Frozen Rabbi by Steve Stern
The July 3rd issue of The New York Times Book Review gave a full…

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July 2, 2010

A Rose By Any Name

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Today we have a guest post from Algonquin editor Andra Miller.
It was a beautiful spring day in May and our publisher, Elisabeth Scharlatt, hosted a pre-event luncheon at her home in Southport, Connecticut. Author…

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June 30, 2010

June’s Why-I-Love-Books Roundup

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Ah, June. One of the great, transitional months. Spring becomes Summer. The wool coats get packed away. Everybody moves up a grade, except for the graduates, who get ready to move out. And we officially…

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June 28, 2010

Ask Dr. Bleedingheart

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Dear Dr. Bleedingheart,
I’m attending a housewarming party for a young couple who love good food and outdoor entertaining. I want to get them something useful and enduring–maybe to help with their garden or to…

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June 25, 2010

Water for Elephants: More Movie News!

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At last! We have photos of Rosie, the title elephant of the upcoming movie version of Water for Elephants. In this photo she is towering above star Robert Pattinson, who plays Rosie’s trainer at the…

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June 24, 2010

Water For Elephants: Movie News

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Check out the new photos from the set of our favorite adaptation! H2O4E: The Movie

Not on the band-wagon yet? There’s still time to read the novel!
Water For Elephants: The Book…

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