The Best Author Photo:Sara Gruen gets a hug!

1 Comment Sara Gruen gets scooped up by Tai. From Shelf Awareness: Sara Gruen with Tai, the elephant portraying Rosie, on the set of Water for Elephants. Gruen is the author of Water for Elephants (Algonquin) and…

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Water For Wednesdays

No Comments No Comments Spotlight on Christoph Waltz You’ve seen him in Inglourious Basterds–for which he won an Academy Award–and he is soon to appear on the big screen again in The Green Hornet. Right now, though,  Christoph Waltz…

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Water For Wednesdays

No Comments No Comments News from the set! What’s 42 years old, 8 feet 8 inches tall, weighs in at 9,000 pounds, and gets to touch Robert Pattinson? Tai, the adorable Asian elephant, plays Rosie in the film. It’s…

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Water For Wednesdays

No Comments No Comments News from the set! The Benzini Brothers Circus Tent Robert Pattinson runs holding Queenie while filming "The Stampede" scene They’re wrapping the circus set in Piru, CA! Director Francis Lawrence is keeping fans up to…

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Water For Wednesdays

No Comments No Comments Because the closest I care to get to a circus is Robert Pattinson’s trailer. Water For Elephants: Movie News The buzz surrounding the Water For Elephants film has people asking “Wait a minute–can Robert Pattinson…

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Saying Goodbye to 2009

No Comments No Comments What a year it’s been for Algonquin! Allow us to pat ourselves on the back when we say we had FIVE New York Times bestsellers in 2009. If you haven’t checked ’em out, what are…

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