Giveaway Week Day 4: The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving

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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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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Lights, Camera, Book Trailers!

1 Comment November 28, 2012 • 1 Comment

Viewer discretion advised: this post has been rated R for reading.  We’ve uploaded several new book trailers on our YouTube channel, and you have a front row seat.  You won’t have to worry about missing…


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Booksellers Rock! Gerry Donaghy, Powell’s

No Comments November 7, 2012 • No Comments

Name: Gerry Donaghy
Bookstore: Powell’s City of Books
Title: New Book Purchasing Supervisor
Brief Bio: I was born in Philadelphia in the late 60’s, graduated from Reed College, and have worked at Powell’s for over…


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Friday’s Revised Desk Read

1 Comment September 14, 2012 • 1 Comment

So much praise, so much love for The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving this week, that we just had to pull the book out for our Friday Desk Read:
•Amazon features Jonathan Evison – “Ken Kesey’s…


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Publication day: Hit the road with Jonathan Evison

No Comments August 28, 2012 • No Comments

Jonathan Evison’s new novel, The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving, officially hits bookstores and e-bookshelves today, and it’s hitting the ground running, as the rave reviews are streaming in. In today’s The New York Times, Janet…


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Giveaway Monday: High-flying T-shirt edition

1 Comment August 27, 2012 • 1 Comment

It’s Monday, time to give you free stuff. And this Monday, we are NOT giving away a book. Oh no, no books here. What do you think we are — a publishing house or something?…


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Giveaway Monday: The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving

6 Comments August 20, 2012 • 6 Comments

It’s Monday, which means we’re just a bit more than a week away from the publication of Jonathan Evison’s highly acclaimed and greatly anticipated new novel, The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving. And Monday means we’re…


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Giveaway Monday, the Revised edition

1 Comment August 6, 2012 • 1 Comment

We — and you — enjoyed Giveaway Mondays in July so much that we’ve decided to keep the fun going. Giveaway Mondays will continue for the foreseeable future, but they’ll be a little bit different.…


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Raking in First Lines of Fall 2012 Quiz

No Comments July 20, 2012 • No Comments

Here are the answers to our First Lines of Fall 2012 Quiz (below). Did you match the right line with the right book? Those who did will be eligible to win free advance copies of…