Red Rocking Chair Read: Last Bite of Lucky 7

September 28, 2012 • No Comments As September winds down, we finish up our seven-course meal of tasty e-books for just $1.99 with this month’s Food, Glorious Food Lucky 7 e-books. So, settle into our Red Rocking Chair with your e-reader…


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School Picture Day

1 Comment September 25, 2012 • 1 Comment The pencils are sharpened. The kids are back in school. And we’re wistful for the days of lunch pails and backpacks. So, we’ve unearthed our old school photos. Yes, those awkward shots of our elementary-school…


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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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Giveaway Monday: Running the Rift

3 Comments September 24, 2012 • 3 Comments Today’s Giveaway Monday book will have you talking. It’s a book that begs to be discussed because it’s a book that will stay with you. Once you meet Jean Patrick Nkuba, you’ll want to be…


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Algonquin builds a chair…

No Comments September 21, 2012 • No Comments You may know us for our literary fiction and narrative nonfiction, but at Algonquin, we build more than just great stories. Oh yes, we build chairs. After all, you need to a place to sit…


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Red Rocking Chair Read: Sit a spell with Algonquin

No Comments September 21, 2012 • No Comments Join us for some Southern hospitality, Algonquin style. Sit on the front porch (or at least our entryway), settle into our brand new red rocking chair, and enjoy homecooking with… Maman’s Homesick Pie by Donia…


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Lucky 7: Man with a Pan

1 Comment September 19, 2012 • 1 Comment Beloved chef Julia Child once said, “The only real stumbling block is fear of failure. In cooking you’ve got to have a what-the-heck attitude.”   This month’s Lucky 7  allows you to explore fearlessly your inner…


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Lucky 7: The Dinner Diaries

No Comments September 18, 2012 • No Comments “Part memoir, part how-to, … [these] war stories and chatty tone will likely resonate with many mothers.” – The Washington Post With so many definitions and opinions on what constitutes “healthy,” from organic to vegan…


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Giveaway Monday: How do you spell Rosh Hashanah?

1 Comment September 17, 2012 • 1 Comment No, that’s not exactly the title we’re giving away. With wishes to all for a happy and healthy New Year, we’re thinking ahead to holidays to come — and the books for them. Starting today,…


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Friday’s Revised Desk Read

1 Comment September 14, 2012 • 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…