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Booksellers Rock! Jay D. Peterson, Magers & Quinn Booksellers

3 Comments Per Petterson (author of Out Stealing Horses) with Jay. . Jay Peterson, an expert in the art of napping, has been the store manager at Magers and Quinn Booksellers in uptown Minneapolis for over 9…

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Algonquin Picks: Our Favorite Reads of 2010

No Comments 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…

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Hempel. Tower. Pories. Housing Works, 9/24

1 Comment 1 Comment This past Friday, September 24th, at New York City’s Housing Works, guest editor Amy Hempel, series editor Kathy Pories, and contributor Wells Tower gathered together to celebrate Algonquin’s 25th anniversary of NEW STORIES FROM THE…

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Celebrate 25 years at Housing Works Bookstore tonight!

No Comments No Comments 5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND TONIGHT’S NEW STORIES FROM THE SOUTH READING AT HOUSING WORKS BOOKSTORE . 1. Award-winning author Amy Hempel may bring her dog. . 2. You may get the chance to…

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FIRST READING, FIRST DATE

8 Comments 8 Comments What was the first reading you ever went to? Tell us the author, book, and bookstore on our Facebook page (or, if you’re not a member of Facebook, here on our blog) and we’ll reward…

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AN INTERVIEW WITH WELLS TOWER

20 Comments 20 Comments Today we’ll be giving away a copy of Wells Towers’ Everything Ravaged, Everything Burned along with a copy of New Stories from the South, 2010. To enter, leave a comment here or on our Facebook…

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