Thinking of Larry Brown this Father’s Day weekend

June 16, 2017 • No Comments Dwight Garner’s wonderful “American Beauties” column in The New York Times has reminded longstanding fans of the beauty and brilliance of Larry Brown’s writing and introduced him to millions of readers who missed this talented…

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November 11, 2014

Veterans Day Reads

No Comments November 11, 2014 • No Comments As we honor our military veterans today, here are some books that offer insight into the veteran experience, battles large and small: Pumpkinflowers by Matti Friedman: It was just one small hilltop in a small,…

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February 13, 2012

Algonquin’s Lucky 7: Introducing Our Monthly E-book Promo

5 Comments February 13, 2012 • 5 Comments AHH, FEBRUARY, THE MONTH OF LOVE! What better way to commemorate Valentine’s Day than by spreading the love of reading? We asked seven Algonquin authors to choose their favorite Algonquin title ever—a book they have…

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December 14, 2010

Christmas Week: A story from Larry Brown

1 Comment December 14, 2010 • 1 Comment On the Second Day of Merry Christmas Week we’re giving you a short story by Larry Brown. “Merry Christmas, Scotty” is about that holiday you spend alone–for this guy, that means a tent pitched in…

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