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The Books of Summer

August 28, 2014 • No Comments

As we head into the unofficial end of summer with Labor Day weekend, we wondered about which books captured our authors’ attention during the dog days.
“My favorite book of the summer was James Salter’s…

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Vive la France! Celebrate Bastille Day with William Alexander

1 Comment July 13, 2014 • 1 Comment

For the most French of days, William Alexander, author of The $64 Tomato and the upcoming Flirting with French, shares some of France’s charms.

Vive la France! It’s Bastille Day! Never mind that the site of the famed…

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Giveaway Tuesday: Fall 2014 Galleys

20 Comments May 20, 2014 • 20 Comments

Galleys, we’ve got galleys. We’ve got lots and lots of galleys.
This is your chance to get your mitts on advance reading copies of our Fall 2014 titles. Get ‘em now. Get ‘em before BEA…

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Lucky 7: 52 Loaves

No Comments September 25, 2012 • No Comments

“The perfect loaf was not something I was going to create; it was something that I was going to find. It was already there, waiting to be discovered or baked, but I had to elevate…

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Lucky 7 for September: Food, Glorious Food

4 Comments September 1, 2012 • 4 Comments

Food, Glorious Food
Food is language. Food is love. Food is family. Food is fun. Fill up your plate—and your e-reader—with these tasty morsels of perfectly priced e-books. They’re all just $1.99 throughout September. So…

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Father’s Day: Apple Doesn’t Fall Far from the Tree

1 Comment June 17, 2012 • 1 Comment

Today we mark Father’s Day with another essay by William Alexander, author of The $64 Tomato and 52 Loaves. To read Alexander’s previous essay, click here, and don’t miss our Father’s Day gift guide if you’re still hunting…

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Father’s Day: The Inheritance of Beer

No Comments June 15, 2012 • No Comments

This week, in honor of Father’s Day, we’re bringing you essays and personal stories focusing on dad.  Today, Craig Popelars, Algonquin’s Director of Marketing, shares thoughts about fatherhood, his father and the beer that bonds…

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Father’s Day Tomatoes

No Comments June 14, 2012 • No Comments

This week for Father’s Day, we’re focusing on features and essays dad will enjoy. Today, Director of Publicity Kelly Bowen tackles the tomato with three tasty treats for dads who like to garden, for dads…

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The Patience My Father Taught Me

No Comments June 13, 2012 • No Comments

This week on our blog, in honor of Father’s Day, we are featuring essays that reflect on all the ways fathers earn our respect and admiration — from their practicality in the kitchen to their…

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Algonquin’s Guide to Gift Giving, Winter 2011

1 Comment December 14, 2011 • 1 Comment

I always wait until the last minute to buy Christmas and Chanukah presents for my family. It’s not because shopping slips my mind, or because I forget about the holidays or my family, but mostly…

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