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The Quotable Algonkian, Part 2: Summer Slump Edition

July 31, 2014 • No Comments

Algonquin authors, a spectacularly talented lot, are also exceptionally generous with their hard-earned writing advice. During the dog days of summer, even the most dedicated writer’s momentum can stall, so we’ve compiled another installment of…

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Giveaway Tuesday: The Explanation for Everything and The Third Son

1 Comment May 27, 2014 • 1 Comment

New in paperback — today! — Lauren Grodstein’s The Explanation for Everything and Julie Wu’s The Third Son.
And here’s your chance to win a copy of each in this week’s Giveaway Tuesday! Fill out the form…

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December Lucky Stars – Week 4: Recent Favorites

No Comments December 26, 2013 • No Comments

The Third Son by Julie Wu: In the middle of a terrifying air raid in Japanese-occupied Taiwan, Saburo, the least favored son of a Taiwanese politician, runs through a peach forest for cover. It’s there he stumbles…

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Giveaway Monday: The Third Son

2 Comments April 29, 2013 • 2 Comments

In honor of its publication day tomorrow, we’re giving you a chance to win today….

 
 
 
 
 
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Giveaway Monday: The Third Son

4 Comments January 28, 2013 • 4 Comments

In her debut novel, Julie Wu has created an extraordinary character, a gentle soul forced to fight for everything he’s ever wanted: food, an education, and his first love. You’ll fall in love with Saburo…

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