More Exciting Publicity News for Love, Loss, and What I Wore

October 8, 2009 • No Comments

What’s the latest buzz about the off-Broadway hit sensation Love, Loss, and What I Wore, based on Algonquin’s beloved and bestselling book?

As Variety reports, “After setting a house record for advance sales, Nora and…

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October 8, 2009

Educating Esme — it’s back and better than ever

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If you haven’t read Educating Esmé: Diary of a Teacher’s First Year, um, what are you waiting for? The book is spirited, funny, and endearing. But don’t just take my word for it! It’s been…

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October 7, 2009

Welcome to Meet the Staff: Inaugural Edition

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We thought it would be nice to introduce you to the Algonquin staff and to pull back the curtain on what we do on a daily basis. First up in our series of Staff Spotlights…

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October 6, 2009

The SIBA Tradeshow

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The other weekend I had the opportunity to drive down to Greenville, SC to attend the SIBA (Southern Independent Booksellers Association) trade show.  Held across the country, these regional trade shows are a chance for…

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October 5, 2009

Algonquin Takes Manhattan!

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Reviews are pouring in for Nora and Delia Ephron’s new star-studded off-Broadway play Love, Loss, and What I Wore, based on Ilene “Gingy” Beckerman’s best-selling memoir of the same name–the book that received rave reviews from USA Today, the…

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October 2, 2009

Algonquin Astrology

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Please welcome guest author and Algonquin Astrology Editor, Dan Kennedy. We’ve invited Dan to contribute a monthly horoscope installment for three reasons:

to help you, the reader, maintain celestial harmony
we could only remember like…

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October 1, 2009

North Carolina Literary Festival comes to Chapel Hill!

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The annual North Carolina Literary Festival was held in Chapel Hill this year from September 10-13, hosted by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Library. In total, 12,000 people attended. Our own Lee…

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October 1, 2009

Behold! The Algonquin Blog!

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Hi, we’re Algonquin Books; welcome to our blog! Here you can stay informed and get a behind-the-scenes look at who we are and what we do. We’ll be posting sneak peeks, insider interviews, and loads…

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