Memorable Stories for Memorial Day

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…


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Pub Day Giveaway: The Atomic Weight of Love

No Comments May 2, 2016 • No Comments •No. 1 Indie Next Pick for May. •Featured Debut of the Month on Amazon. •A Harper’s Bazaar Hottest Breakout Novel of Spring •Bustle calls it a “mother/daughter book club must-read of 2016, Elizabeth J. Church’s…


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Get Your Vitamin N for National Park Week

No Comments April 17, 2016 • No Comments As we celebrate National Park Week, Richard Louv — the bestselling author of Last Child in the Woods and authority on connecting kids with nature — offers up some easy ways to bring the parks…


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Spring Gardening with Amy Stewart’s Classics

No Comments April 14, 2016 • No Comments With spring flowers blooming, our thoughts turn to gardening. Unfortunately, for many of us, green thumbs don’t make that turn, too. But Amy Stewart has us covered, From the Ground Up, so to speak. We’re…


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Pub Day Giveaway: Chasing the North Star by Robert Morgan

No Comments April 4, 2016 • No Comments Happy Tuesday Pub Day to Robert Morgan‘s new novel Chasing the North Star! “Before he went to sleep in the clean bed in the room downstairs, Jonah asked himself whether he should continue running .…


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Kaitlyn Greenidge’s Essays Will Astound You

No Comments April 3, 2016 • No Comments Kaitlyn Greenidge’s debut novel, We Love You, Charlie Freeman, has been called “terrifically auspicious” by The New York Times and “caustically funny” by USA Today. Huffington Post describes the book as “smart, timely and powerful,”…


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Pub Day Giveaway: Dimestore by Lee Smith

3 Comments March 21, 2016 • 3 Comments “Place is paramount for me as a writer. I was lucky enough to grow up in a small coal mining town set deep in the rugged Appalachian mountains of southwest Virginia, very near eastern Kentucky,…