On the House

November 16, 2013 • No Comments Writers are, first and foremost, readers. Their every sentence bears the mark of the cherished authors who have influenced them. And because many of our readers are also writers, we’ve created “On the House” to…


September 3, 2013 lucky7512.png

Lucky 7 e-books for September: Celebrating Lee Smith

1 Comment September 3, 2013 • 1 Comment Just in time for Lee Smith‘s highly anticipated new novel, Guests on Earth, here’s a chance to read her other wonderful novels — each with a FREE preview of Guests on Earth! —  just $1.99…


July 24, 2013 Smith_GuestsonEarth_TNblog.jpg

Giveaway Wednesday: Guests on Earth

13 Comments July 24, 2013 • 13 Comments Happy Birthday to Zelda Fitzgerald! In honor of the birth of the first American flapper, we’re giving away an advance copy of one of the hot books of Fall 2013… Guests on Earth by Lee…


January 16, 2013 The-Last-Girls.jpg

Lucky 7: The Last Girls

No Comments January 16, 2013 • No Comments Take a trip down the Mississippi with Lee Smith and The Last Girls  for a decidedly different take on Ol’ Man River. You’re not traveling The Big Muddy with Twain.  No, these are strong women…


January 2, 2013 lucky75.png

Lucky 7 for January: What to Read in 2013

4 Comments January 2, 2013 • 4 Comments What to Read in 2013 With the New Year come new books from some of Algonquin’s classic authors. Dive into wonderful works from the likes of Lee Smith, Robert Morgan, Jill McCorkle, Amy Stewart, and…


December 12, 2012 holiday-lights-photo_2.jpg

Lucky 7 for December: ‘Tis the Season

No Comments December 12, 2012 • No Comments ‘Tis the Season December is the month when we rediscover the timeless traditions of our families and the simple lessons learned in our childhoods. Unwrap the wisdom and joy of the season with these seven…


June 25, 2012 lucky7.png

Lucky 7: Still time for $1.99 e-books in June

1 Comment June 25, 2012 • 1 Comment Cool Summer Reads June is coming to a close, but don’t worry – there’s still time to get that perfect summer read at the perfect price. You can purchase any of the following e-books for just…


June 1, 2012 Lucky-7-update-square-logo-6-121.png

Lucky 7: Cool Summer Reads $1.99 e-books all month

No Comments June 1, 2012 • No Comments   Cool Summer Reads Summer’s in the air, and with it comes summer reading. Ah, the words alone conjure up images of endlessly sunny days lost in perfectly crafted books. And to get ready for…


February 15, 2012 orange-county-literacy-council1.jpg

Orange County Literacy Council: Writers for Readers Book and Author Luncheon

No Comments February 15, 2012 • No Comments If you love good books and live in or near Orange County, the only place to be on February 20th is the Orange County Literacy Council’s 5th Annual Writers for Readers Book and Author Luncheon.…


June 16, 2011 Lee-Smith-TN.jpg

Lee Smith, Master Storyteller

No Comments June 16, 2011 • No Comments For the launch of the paperback release of Mrs. Darcy and the Blue-Eyed Stranger, author Lee Smith did a series of book events around North Carolina at our favorite local indie bookstores – Flyleaf Books…