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February Lucky 7 last day!

February 28, 2013 • No Comments

The last day of the month means that today is your last chance to get these Julia Alvarez e-books for only $1.99.  With such a short month, February has flown by!  But before it’s over,…

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It’s OK to be bitters (with a cherry on top)

No Comments February 27, 2013 • No Comments

Amy Stewart is not a bitter woman. She’s quite delightful, actually. But she’s gone totally ga-ga for DIY kits for making your own bitters on her DrunkenBotanist.com blog.
Don’t know much about bitters, you say?…

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Giveaway Monday: All Woman and Springtime

3 Comments February 25, 2013 • 3 Comments

This evening edition of Giveaway Monday strikes at the perfect hour for Hawaii-based author Brandon Jones. And his unforgettable prose will strike you as he brings to life an unforgerttable story of resilience. In honor…

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Win 2 Tickets to SOLD-OUT Writers for Readers Event!

No Comments February 25, 2013 • No Comments

Tomorrow night’s Writers for Readers event is a tough ticket here in The Triangle, but we’ve got two tickets for you! Enter below — before 5pm today — for a chance to win two tickets,…

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Message in a Bottle from Amy Stewart

No Comments February 20, 2013 • No Comments

Writing a book on the plants that create the liquors we drink sounds like a research dream in some respects. And Amy Stewart certainly won’t disagree. In researching her new book, The Drunken Botanist, Amy…

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Mood Music: A Valentine’s Music Sampler

1 Comment February 14, 2013 • 1 Comment

 
Algonquin is bringing sexy back this Valentine’s Day. Here is suggested mood music for “rounding the bases” — yes, those bases—from some of Algonquin’s authors. (We’ve finally answered the question, “Who wrote the book…

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Giveaway Monday: Is This Tomorrow

11 Comments February 11, 2013 • 11 Comments

The groundswell started this morning and turned into a rushing roar (tweet-tweet-tweet) by midday. It’s official now; it’s CAROLINE LEAVITT DAY!
To share our Modern Love for this talented and decidedly readable author, we’re giving…

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Lucky 7 for February: All Julia Alvarez, All Month

No Comments February 6, 2013 • No Comments

Celebrate Julia Alvarez’s extraordinary catalog of work─from poetry to essays to novels to memoir─by completing your library of her books, now available in e-book for all platforms, and all for just $1.99 apiece throughout February!…

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Giveaway Monday: All This Talk of Love

2 Comments February 4, 2013 • 2 Comments

Christopher Castellani takes us to Italy once again, drawing on his own family’s experiences to create “a realistic and moving approach to family life… that rings incredibly true” in his new novel, according to SheKnows.com. …

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