Algonquin Talks with Laurie Hertzel, Minneapolis Star-Tribune Book Review Editor

September 7, 2011 • 4 Comments For our latest installment in the Algonquin Talks series, we hear from Laurie Hertzel, book editor for the Minneapolis Star-Tribune and author of News to Me: Adventures of an Accidental Journalist. Minneapolis is consistently voted…


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Booksellers Rock! Liberty Hardy, RiverRun Bookstore

3 Comments July 11, 2011 • 3 Comments Name: Liberty Hardy Bookstore: RiverRun Bookstore Title: Book Slinger Brief Bio: Voracious velocireader. General mischief maker. Currently manning the switchboard in the Write Place, Write Time secret volcano lair ( What books recently rocked my…


December 10, 2010

Algonquin Picks: Our Favorite Reads of 2010

No Comments December 10, 2010 • No Comments It’s no secret that we’re all big readers at Algonquin–and not just of our own titles. Although my mother told me never to play favorites, at the end of each year, while trimming the tree…


November 19, 2010

Booksellers Rock! Michele Filgate, RiverRun Books

1 Comment November 19, 2010 • 1 Comment Michele Filgate is the Events Coordinator at RiverRun Books in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. She recently made New Hampshire Magazine‘s “It List” for 2010. Michele is a writer and a book critic, and a member of…