Monthly Archives: December 2012
The heroic and never-before-told story of a U.S. Ranger Company
Based around a small group of U.S. Army soldiers—the sixty-eight men of the Ranger’s 2nd Battalion, Company D—Dog Company follows their war, from D-Day to VE Day. Throughout the final crusade to bring down Hitler’s Reich, the men of Dog … Continue reading
Finished copies of McSweeney’s McMullens first middle grade book arrived recently and it looks great! The Expeditioners and the Treasure of Drowned Man’s Canyon is about 3 siblings on an adventure to find their missing father. If you liked Lemony … Continue reading
Announced! An addition to the Almost Effect series
Every day millions of us struggle with eating. This is especially true at the start of the New Year, when we pledge our resolutions. Then we over-exercise. We skip meals. We scan labels to find where it reads: “fat free.” … Continue reading
Two New York Times Book Review Notables!
Congratulations to Akashic Books and Copper Canyon Press! Both publishers have books on the 100 Notable Books of 2012 list! The list included Gathering of Waters, by Bernice McFadden, from Akashic Books (calling it “a voice ethereal, ancient, and wise“); … Continue reading