Algonquin Authors Pick Their Favorite Books They’ve Read in 2011, Part 2

December 7, 2011 • 1 Comment Donia Bijan, author of Maman’s Homesick Pie This was the year of displaced persons. The Invisible Bridge, by Julie Orringer. The untold story of Hungarian Jews forced to flee as Europe’s tragedy unfolds, renders the…


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 10, 2010

Booksellers Rock! Tom Campbell, The Regulator Bookshop

No Comments November 10, 2010 • No Comments Tom presenting the Book Sense Book of the Year award to Sara Gruen for Water for Elephants Over half of our Chapel Hill office lives in Durham, which is (undeniably) the coolest town in the…