Celebrate Bastille Day with These Books

July 13, 2016 • No Comments A very happy Bastille Day to you, or as the French would say, bonne fête nationale! Whether you’re obsessed with all things French or you’ve just seen Les Miserables too many times, July 14 is…


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Enter for a Chance to Win The Peculiar Miracles of Antoinette Martin

No Comments June 27, 2016 • No Comments Debut author Stephanie Knipper‘s deeply moving novel about family and sacrifice, The Peculiar Miracles of Antoinette Martin, comes out this August, and we’re offering you a chance to win an advance copy. Enter by filling…


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Enter for a Chance To Win As Good as Gone

1 Comment June 22, 2016 • 1 Comment If you’ve read any of Larry Watson’s outstanding novels (Montana 1948, anyone?), then you know why we are so excited to share with his newest, As Good as Gone, with you. If you haven’t read…


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Father’s Day Gift Ideas

No Comments June 16, 2016 • No Comments As Good As Gone by Larry Watson:  The American West is bestselling author Larry Watson’s forte, and in this, his tenth novel, he has created his most vivid, genuine antihero yet in Calvin Sidey, a…


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Theodosia Burr: From Hamilton toThe Watery Part of the World

No Comments June 10, 2016 • No Comments Hamilton mania hits its fever pitch-perfect this weekend with Sunday night’s Tony Awards. The whole country can get a glimpse of the runaway Broadway smash at the “HamilTonys” – where the show is nominated for…


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Algonquin Hires Betsy Gleick as Editorial Director

No Comments June 8, 2016 • No Comments We’re delighted to announce that Betsy Gleick will be joining Algonquin Books as Editorial Director on June 27. Betsy joins us after a long career as a writer and editor at Time Inc., where she…


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Memorable Stories for Memorial Day

No Comments May 26, 2016 • No Comments More than just a day for grilling outside in the summer-is-almost-here weather, Memorial Day is a time to remember fallen soldiers and their stories. Here are three books — a memoir, a novel and a…


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Happy 10th Birthday, Water for Elephants

No Comments May 25, 2016 • No Comments Sara Gruen’s runaway bestselling novel, Water for Elephants, was published 10 years ago, on May 26, 2006. A full decade after he helped give us all a home underneath the big top, we asked executive…


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Happy Nurses Day! Enter To Win The Shift

No Comments May 5, 2016 • No Comments Happy Nurses Day! To celebrate and appreciate all that nurses do to keep us healthy, comforted, cared for and safe, we’re offering you a chance to enter to win a copy of The Shift: One…


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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

No Comments May 3, 2016 • No Comments The Atomic Weight of Love by Elizabeth J. Church: The No. 1 Indie Next pick for May and Amazon’s Debut Spotlight of the Month, this is the much-buzzed-about book of the moment. Bustle calls it…