Dog days + book buzzin’

  • 29th July 2014

We hope you are enjoying this glorious summer, and thankfully there is still plenty of it left to enjoy! July and August are prime beach reading months in Maine, and there are still many great books to throw in the ol’ boat-and-tote and enjoy al fresco. It’s just….what do you feel…

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We [heart] debut authors

  • 12th December 2013

OKAY, so I’m sure everyone is starting to overload on the myriad “Best Of…” reading lists that are coming out just in time for the holiday shopping season. I know, me too! [*the librarian says guiltily*] …sometimes it feels like there are almost too many to keep up with. (Though…

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Maine writers give thanks…….

  • 26th November 2013

In the November 24th edition of the Maine Sunday Telegram six of Maine’s most well-known authors tell us what they are thankful for and what living in Maine means to them.  Included in the group is Monica Wood, a member of our 2014 committee. http://www.pressherald.com/life/Maine_writers.html

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Book giveaway! Enter for the next few hours!

  • 19th November 2013

Want a chance at a free copy of Cathy Marie Buchanan’s The Painted Girls? Check out the GoodReads Giveaway here: https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/enter_choose_address/71323-the-painted-girls The Painted Girls is on the 2014 Longlist. Mind you, once you start browsing the Giveaways, you might want to enter for other books… there are hundreds listed!   Good…

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Kirkus posts “Best of 2013″ list

  • 18th November 2013

So the fine folks over at Kirkus have released their “Best Fiction of 2013″ list, and my favorite part is they pull from all kinds of genres…so it’s a really nicely rounded list. You’ll find many of the same titles on the MRCA 2014 Long List, which we recently posted….

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