Subscribe and enjoy more than 800,000 books
Add this book to bookshelf
Grey 902feb64d8b6d481ab8ddda06fbebbba4c95dfa9b7936a7beeb197266cd8b846
Write a new comment Default profile 50px
Grey 902feb64d8b6d481ab8ddda06fbebbba4c95dfa9b7936a7beeb197266cd8b846
The Algonquin Reader - Spring 2013 - cover

The Algonquin Reader - Spring 2013

Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill

Publisher: Algonquin Books

  • 0
  • 7
  • 1

Summary

Author essays and excerpts from forthcoming fiction by Jill McCorkle, Julie Wu, Caroline Leavitt, Susan Nussbaum, David Samuel Levinson, and Rebecca Lee.A biannual publication for friends of Algonquin Books.

Other books that might interest you

  • In Pursuit of Spenser - Mystery Writers on Robert B Parker and the Creation of an American Hero - cover

    In Pursuit of Spenser - Mystery...

    Otto Penzler

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    When Robert B. Parker passed in early 2010, the world lost two great men: Parker himself, iconic American crime writer whose books have sold more than 6 million copies worldwide, and his best-known creation, Spenser. Parker's Spenser series not only influenced the work of countless of today's writers, but is also credited with reviving and forever changing the genre.In Pursuit of Spenser offers a look at Parker and to Spenser through the eyes of the writers he influenced. Editor Otto Penzler-- proprietor of one of the oldest and largest mystery specialist bookstores in the country, New York's The Mysterious Bookshop, and renowned mystery fiction editor whose credits include series editor for the Best American Crime Writing and Best American Mystery Stories, among many others (and about whom Parker himself once wrote, "Otto Penzler knows more about crime fiction than most people know about anything")-- collects some of today's bestselling mystery authors to discuss Parker, his characters, the series, and their impact on the world.From Hawk to Susan Silverman to Jesse Stone and Sunny Randall, from the series’ Boston milieu to Parker’s own take on his character, In Pursuit of Spenser pays tribute to Spenser, and Parker, with affection, humor, and a deep appreciation for what both have left behind.
    Show book
  • To Prevent Warm Welcomes - Magical Mayhem #5 - cover

    To Prevent Warm Welcomes -...

    Emily Martha Sorensen

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    If Rhea's sister is a traitor, she knows what she has to do. 
    She heads to the lair ready to do what's necessary . . . and clueless Tiffany lets her in.  Chronos is not delighted. 
     
    One of Kendra's friends finally gets what she's wanted for a long time.  But will it be a dream come true — or will it be a nightmare?
    Show book
  • Tiger at Bay - cover

    Tiger at Bay

    Bernard Knight

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    A classic murder mystery by acclaimed crime writer Bernard Knight. 
    
    Featuring dastardly deeds by cunning villains, this taut tale is set in the world-famous (and infamous) docks area of Cardiff, known far and wide as Tiger Bay, during the 1960s. When local good-for-nothing Iago Price sets himself up as a private detective, he gets more than he bargains for – he's not used to encountering blackmail, drug dealing, and murder! A bank worker, desperate to extricate himself from a spot of bother, turns to Iago for help, but things don't quite go as planned...
    Show book
  • Nobody's Hero - The Burned Lands #1 - cover

    Nobody's Hero - The Burned Lands #1

    Bec McMaster

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    First rule of surviving the Wastelands: don't be caught out after the sun sets...  
    After her father was killed in a warg attack, Riley Kincaid was forced to stand on her own two feet in the brutal Wastelands she calls home. She knows how to survive, but when a lapse in judgment leaves her out after dark, Riley realizes she's in trouble. The sun has set, the monsters are out to play, and there's a band of reivers heading straight for her settlement. Riley needs to warn her people, but that's before she runs a handsome stranger down in her jeep. A stranger who might not be a man after all... 
    Kidnapping her was the worst mistake he ever made. 
    Dangerous outlaw, Lucius Wade, lives only for revenge. But when he kidnaps Riley in order to lure an old friend into a trap, suddenly the tables are turned. Riley has no intentions of being bait, and she tempts him in ways he hasn't felt for a long time. He's never played the hero, but suddenly a part of him wants to. 
    When dangerous secrets are revealed, and Luc realizes an old enemy is on his trail, he's forced to change his plans. The hunter is suddenly the hunted, and the only allies he has... is a stubborn blonde who thinks there should be more to live for than revenge, and the ex-friend who shoved a knife in his back ten years ago. 
    Show book
  • Born to Bite - An Argeneau Novel - cover

    Born to Bite - An Argeneau Novel

    Lynsay Sands

    • 4
    • 6
    • 0
    “Lynsay Sands writes books that keep readers coming back for more.” —Katie MacAlister, USA Today Bestselling Author of A Girl’s Guide to VampiresThe Argeneau vampire family is back in Born to Bite by USA Today and New York Times bestseller Lynsay Sands. One of the premier names in contemporary paranormal romance, the incomparable Sands blends steamy passion with mystery, as a sexy, chopper-riding Enforcer investigates a breathtaking immortal whose previous three wives all have had trouble remaining  undead. Are you hooked on Charlaine Harris and her Sookie Stackhouse books? Then Lynsay Sands and Born to Bite are exactly what you’re hungry for.
    Show book
  • Moonbreeze - The Dragonian Series #4 - cover

    Moonbreeze - The Dragonian...

    Adrienne Woods

    • 5
    • 369
    • 0
    The life or a star-studded royal has not been kind to eighteen-year-old Elena Watkins. With a Council breathing down her neck and a dragon that refuses to accept her as his rider, she must convince everyone that she is ready to rule Paegeia like her parents before her. But she has made a promise to her father, King Albert, that she will not go looking for him and free the people of Etan. Elena has promised to never truly fulfill her destiny. However, situations out of her control will soon force her to confront herself and the evil that seeks to destroy her. Elena must look inside of herself to discover if she can defeat the approaching darkness, be accepted by the people of Paegeia, bring her dragon back to light and fulfill the destiny written in their stars.
    Show book