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The Lucky Tour: The Book Stall

February 28, 2014 • No Comments

Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road last summer for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join…

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Writing Advice from Louis Rubin

1 Comment December 4, 2013 • 1 Comment

It’s only fitting that one of our first “On the House” posts should feature the words of co-founder Louis Rubin, whom we lost recently but whose ethos we try hard to keep alive. Rubin’s astute…

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Remembering Louis Rubin

2 Comments November 19, 2013 • 2 Comments

“This is really going to be fun, I think.”
 — Louis Rubin, on the founding of Algonquin in January 1983.
In 1983, launching a publishing venture outside the well-established literary circles of New York City …

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Lucky 7 e-books for September: Celebrating Lee Smith

1 Comment September 3, 2013 • 1 Comment

Just in time for Lee Smith‘s highly anticipated new novel, Guests on Earth, here’s a chance to read her other wonderful novels — each with a FREE preview of Guests on Earth! –  just $1.99…

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The Lucky Tour: Warwick’s

1 Comment August 22, 2013 • 1 Comment

Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join us for…

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The Lucky Tour: Garden District Bookshop

No Comments August 6, 2013 • No Comments

Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join us for…

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The Lucky Tour: Lemuria Books

No Comments July 18, 2013 • No Comments

We’re checking in again with intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, on their tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join…

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The Lucky Tour: Parnassus Books

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Intrepid former Algonquin intern David Bradley and his trusty sidekick, Lucky the Leprechaun, hit the road for a tour of (almost all) the coolest, hippest, greatest indie bookstores in the United States. Join us for…

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Happy Summer (Reading)!

1 Comment June 21, 2013 • 1 Comment

The calendar says June 21 today, so that makes it official: Summer is here! And just as with swimming pools, cool beverages (see below) and biting mosquitos, summer just isn’t summer without those summer reading…

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Lucky 7 for May: Short and Sweet

No Comments May 13, 2013 • No Comments

Good things come in small packages, the saying goes. And this month’s batch of short story collections certainly proves it right—and at a small price. Each e-book is just $1.99 throughout May and includes a…

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