square-books.jpg

The Lucky Tour: Square Books

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

READ MORE

IMG_0570-300x225.jpg

The Lucky Tour: Parnassus Books

Comments are disabled Comments are disabled Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join us for…

READ MORE

IMG_0552-150x150.jpg

The Lucky Tour: Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe

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

READ MORE

Nussbaum_GoodKings_jkt___rgb_LR.jpg

Giveaway Monday: Good Kings Bad Kings

5 Comments 5 Comments The Wall Street Journal reviewed Good Kings Bad Kings by Susan Nussbaum this weekend, calling it, “[a] moving story.”  The review says, “Nussbaum wonderfully sweetens a stark subject with doses of idiosyncratic humor and…

READ MORE

sun1.jpg

Happy Summer (Reading)!

1 Comment 1 Comment The calendar says June 21 today, so that makes it official: Summer is here! And just as with swimming pools, cool beverages (see below) and biting mosquitos, summer just isn’t summer without those summer reading…

READ MORE

Lucky-Tour-logo-a.jpg

The Great American (Bookstore) Road Trip

4 Comments 4 Comments Hello to all you Algonquinites, and welcome to the best type of road trip in America—a bookstore road trip. My name is David Bradley, former Algonquin intern, bookophile, and blogger. And now I’m taking the…

READ MORE

Antonia-Lively-Breaks-the-Silence.jpg

Giveaway Monday: Antonia Lively Breaks the Silence

1 Comment 1 Comment Enter for your chance to win… Antonia Lively Breaks the Silence by David Samuel Levinson One writer’s mysterious death, another’s relentless quest for fame, and a bitter literary critic’s passion for manipulation drive the story…

READ MORE

Groth-1960s-color.jpg

Giveaway Tuesday: The Receptionist

4 Comments 4 Comments It’s publication day for the paperback edition of The Receptionist, and we are giving away a free copy. Enter below for your chance to win the novel The Boston Globe called “a literate, revelatory examination…

READ MORE

Lee_BobCat_TNblog.jpg

Giveaway Monday: Bobcat and Other Stories

2 Comments 2 Comments Tomorrow is the official publication day of Bobcat and Other Stories. And today is your chance to win a copy of the book that’s already winning rave reviews and spots on must-read lists… Bobcat and…

READ MORE

Lucky-7-update-square-logo-6-12.png

Lucky 7 e-books for June: Adult Swim

No Comments No Comments Water, water everywhere, and so many books to read. Get into the swim of summer with a dip into these Lucky 7 e-books for June — all just $1.99 throughout the month. Watery Part of…

READ MORE