Giveaway Monday: The Third Son

April 29, 2013 • 2 Comments In honor of its publication day tomorrow, we’re giving you a chance to win today…. [gravityform id=”71″ name=”Enter to win THE THIRD SON”]            …


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Giveaway Monday: Happy Earth Day!

2 Comments April 22, 2013 • 2 Comments Happy Earth Day!  Celebrate by entering to win a copy of … The Nature Principle by Richard Louv Does thinking about our planet’s future conjure up images of  a post-apocalyptic dystopia stripped of nature (think…


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Spring is finally here!

1 Comment April 19, 2013 • 1 Comment After months of back and forth weather, spring has finally arrived in Chapel Hill!  All of the trees and flowers are in full bloom.  Layers are being shed for shorts and flip flops.  Except in…


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Giveaway Monday: Good Kings Bad Kings

No Comments April 15, 2013 • No Comments Today is a beautiful April Monday, complete with green grass, songbirds — and the filing deadline for taxes. If you’re feeling a little strapped today, enter to win a free copy of Good Kings Bad…


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Lucky 7 for April: Thinking of Mom

No Comments April 9, 2013 • No Comments From Freudian to sentimental, our thoughts turn to mom this time of year. This month’s collection of Lucky 7 e-books–just $1.99 each through April 30–looks at the complex, comforting, and confounding relationships between mothers and…


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Peter Workman: 1938 – 2013

2 Comments April 8, 2013 • 2 Comments The spirit and vision of Peter Workman, who has been a great champion of Algonquin Books, live on in our work. It is with great sadness that Workman Publishing Company announces the death of its…


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Giveaway Week Finale: The Coldest Night

2 Comments April 5, 2013 • 2 Comments Welcome to the final installment of Algonquin’s Giveaway Week! It’s been a week of wonderful books, but Friday we’re in love with Robert Olmstead’s The Coldest Night. “It’s extremes that rivet us in Olmstead’s searing seventh…


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Giveaway Week Day 4: The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving

4 Comments April 4, 2013 • 4 Comments Our Giveaway Week has been one heckuva ride, so it’s the perfect time to Get in the Van with the  paperback edition of… The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving by Jonathan Evison A devastating incident leaves…


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Giveaway Week Day 3: Is This Tomorrow

No Comments April 3, 2013 • No Comments We’re in a generous mood this week on the Algonquin Blog with our Giveaway Week, which makes it the perfect time to share a new book from one of the most generous authors/people in the…


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Giveaway Week Day 2: What My Mother Gave Me

1 Comment April 2, 2013 • 1 Comment Put your worries aside, yesterday was no joke.  It really is Giveaway Week here at Algonquin!  We’re continuing the series with a Happy Pub Day giveaway… What My Mother Gave Me edited by Elizabeth Benedict…