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The Revised Fundamentals of Filmmaking

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: Fountain Bookstore

No Comments No Comments Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road this past summer for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States.…

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The Lucky Tour: Kramerbooks & afterwords

No Comments No Comments Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road this past summer for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. …

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Back to The Lucky Tour: King’s English Bookshop

No Comments No Comments Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road this past summer for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States.…

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The Lucky Tour: City Lights Bookstore

No Comments No Comments "Our Beats section upstairs is definitely the biggest draw. Customers don't necessarily head up there first, but they always seem to make it there eventually."

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Giveaway Week Day 4: The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving

4 Comments 4 Comments Our Giveaway Week has been one heckuva ride, so it’s the perfect time to Get in the Van with the  paperback edition of… The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving by Jonathan Evison A devastating incident leaves…

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Mood Music: A Valentine’s Music Sampler

1 Comment 1 Comment   Algonquin is bringing sexy back this Valentine’s Day. Here is suggested mood music for “rounding the bases” — yes, those bases—from some of Algonquin’s authors. (We’ve finally answered the question, “Who wrote the book…

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Lights, Camera, Book Trailers!

1 Comment 1 Comment Viewer discretion advised: this post has been rated R for reading.  We’ve uploaded several new book trailers on our YouTube channel, and you have a front row seat.  You won’t have to worry about missing…

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Booksellers Rock! Gerry Donaghy, Powell’s

No Comments No Comments Name: Gerry Donaghy Bookstore: Powell’s City of Books Title: New Book Purchasing Supervisor Brief Bio: I was born in Philadelphia in the late 60’s, graduated from Reed College, and have worked at Powell’s for over…

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Friday’s Revised Desk Read

1 Comment 1 Comment So much praise, so much love for The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving this week, that we just had to pull the book out for our Friday Desk Read: •Amazon features Jonathan Evison — “Ken Kesey’s…

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