Water For Wednesdays

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News from the set!
What’s 42 years old, 8 feet 8 inches tall, weighs in at 9,000 pounds, and gets to touch Robert Pattinson?

Tai, the adorable Asian elephant, plays Rosie in the film. It’s…

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July 21, 2010

This Day In History…

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It’s Birthday Week here at Algonquin!
Today, Publicity Director Michael Taeckens turns…(well, wouldn’t you like to know). We’ve been celebrating in the office with giant cakes and a champagne kiddie pool and a visit from…

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July 20, 2010

Ask Dr. Bleedingheart

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Dear Dr. Bleedingheart,
I’ve leaving in a few weeks for a vacation with extended family at a beach house that we’ve rented for a week. Do you have any tips for surviving the week with…

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July 16, 2010

When two snailsreally love each other…

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Baby-mama-drama for senior publicist, Kelly Bowen, and her snails, Snookie and The Situation.
So for those of you who frequent the Algonquin Book blog, you might remember my last post about the new additions to…

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July 14, 2010

Water For Wednesdays

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News from the set!

They’re wrapping the circus set in Piru, CA!
Director Francis Lawrence is keeping fans up to date via his Twitter account, @hibbits. On taking down the Big Top: “Okay… Collapsing our…

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July 12, 2010

Bill Smithand the Honeysuckle Hunt

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Bill Smith has served as chef at Crook’s Corner in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, for more than a decade. His essays have been featured in newspapers and on radio and television, and his recipes have…

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July 12, 2010

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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