Super Book Sunday Results: The Algonquin First String

February 6, 2015 • No Comments The results from the Super Book Sunday draft are in! Thanks to all who participated. And here’s your Algonquin first-string: Player #1: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin Player #2: Water for…


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November Lucky Stars: Unforgettable and Wise

1 Comment November 6, 2014 • 1 Comment Each of the November Lucky Stars books introduces us to women, real or imagined, on a journey of a lifetime. Travel into their unforgettable and wise worlds. Go first class with these e-books — for…


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Writing Advice from Robert Morgan

1 Comment January 8, 2014 • 1 Comment What’s the best piece of writing advice you’ve gotten? The novelist Alison Lurie said that when writing a novel I would have to find a “passive gear” and let my characters take over the story…


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October Lucky Stars: Robert Morgan’s fiction

No Comments October 1, 2013 • No Comments October brings happy changes: the leaves are turning luscious shades, and our monthly e-book promotion has a new name — Lucky Stars. Each month, you can enjoy some of our wonderful, classic e-books, centered on…


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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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Giveaway Tuesday: The Road from Gap Creek

6 Comments August 27, 2013 • 6 Comments It’s publication day for The Road from Gap Creek! Robert Morgan dives back into the multidimensional landscape of his 1999 national bestseller, Gap Creek.  It is a place and story, a story of a family…


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Lucky 7: Gap Creek

1 Comment January 10, 2013 • 1 Comment This Lucky 7 book is not to be missed.  A New York Times Notable Book, an Oprah’s Book Club Book, and a national bestseller with over 1 million copies in print, Gap Creek by Robert Morgan is only $1.99…


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Lucky 7 for January: What to Read in 2013

4 Comments January 2, 2013 • 4 Comments What to Read in 2013 With the New Year come new books from some of Algonquin’s classic authors. Dive into wonderful works from the likes of Lee Smith, Robert Morgan, Jill McCorkle, Amy Stewart, and…


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Lucky 7: Boone

1 Comment November 12, 2012 • 1 Comment “Robert Morgan’s lyric mountain language is equal to the epic sweep of history, to the grandeur of the land itself.” — Lee Smith, author of Mrs. Darcy and the Blue-Eyed Stranger The focus of our Lucky…


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Lucky 7 for November: The Stories behind the Stories

No Comments November 1, 2012 • No Comments The Stories behind the Stories Meet the people behind the icons, find the facts behind the legends, and discover forgotten stories you should know. These true tales turn out to be even more fascinating than…