Super Book Sunday Results: The Algonquin First String

February 6, 2015 • No Comments

The results from the Super Book Sunday draft are in! Thanks to all who participated. And here’s your Algonquin first-string:
Player #1: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
Player #2: Water for…


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The Revised Fundamentals of Filmmaking

1 Comment February 5, 2015 • 1 Comment

When filming of The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving began in Atlanta last month, Jonathan Evison’s novel joined a distinguished list of Algonquin books adapted to the screen. Larry Brown’s Joe, starring Nicolas Cage, was released…


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The Lucky Tour: Warwick’s

1 Comment August 22, 2013 • 1 Comment

Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join us for the journey…
LA JOLLA, California…


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In Pictures: Water for Elephants Screening

1 Comment May 9, 2011 • 1 Comment

April 21, 2011 – The circus came to town
Or at least it seemed like it: The Benzini Brothers Most Spectacular Show on Earth was larger than life on the big screen, here in Chapel…


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Giveaway & Event Countdown: Algonquin Book Club with Sara Gruen and Kathryn Stockett

62 Comments April 18, 2011 • 62 Comments

Just 8 more days…
We’re counting down to April 26th, 7:00 pm EST and our next Algonquin Book Club event! Kathryn Stockett, author of The Help, will interview Sara Gruen about her international bestseller, Water for…


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Water for Elephants Book Club: Recipes, Movie Clips, & a Deluxe Giveaway

24 Comments April 11, 2011 • 24 Comments

In exactly two weeks from today (!), Sara Gruen and Kathryn Stockett (author of the amazing debut novel The Help) will discuss Water for Elephants in front of a live audience, which will be simultaneously streamed…


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Algonquin Book Club event: Sara Gruen in conversation with Kathryn Stockett

43 Comments April 4, 2011 • 43 Comments

Join us April 26th, 7:00 pm EST for our next Algonquin Book Club event! Kathryn Stockett, author of The Help, will interview Sara Gruen about her international bestseller, Water for Elephants. As with all Algonquin Book…


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Ask An Algonquin Editor: Chuck Adams on Water For Elephants

16 Comments March 30, 2011 • 16 Comments

Today we launch our new video series, Ask an Algonquin Editor. Have a question about the publishing world? Submit it in the comments section and one of our editors may very…


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Introducing the Algonquin Book Club! Live events & live webcasts with notable writers

26 Comments March 3, 2011 • 26 Comments

Welcome to the Algonquin Book Club! Each year we’ll be featuring four Algonquin Book Club selections at literary events held around the country and simultaneously webcast on our site. For each event, an Algonquin author…


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Autographed copies of Water for Elephants–plus a visit with Tai the elephant!

34 Comments February 28, 2011 • 34 Comments

Sara Gruen has kindly signed multiple copies of the Water for Elephants movie tie-in edition, which officially publishes tomorrow, March 1! We’re giving away TWO copies this week–just leave a comment here or on our…