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An Unbridled Holiday Dinner with John Addiego and Italo Calvino

There are books from a handful of small presses and imprints that I can pick up and read without any hesitation.  As soon as I see the logo on the spine, I know I’m in for a good read, one that has been ‘pre-screened’ if you will.  Unbridled Books is one of these, “a premier [...]

Spotlight on Bookstores: *Porter Square Books* in Cambridge, MA

Today’s Spotlight on Bookstores is written by Deborah Noyes, the author of Captivity, a historical novel combining the true story of the Fox sisters who started the American Spiritual movement in the mid-1800s with a completely fictional thread about its impact on a certain woman with a tragic past.  A previous novel, Angel and Apostle, [...]

Guess who’s published!?

Joyce Hinnefeld’s In Hovering Flight is out in paperback today, and I’m one of several bloggers who has an excerpt from my review blurbed in the book!

Unbridled Books shared the thoughts of several bloggers in the paperback, including My Friend Amy, BookingMama, Caribou’s Mom, and The Tome Traveller;  regulars in my Google Reader.

Many thanks to [...]

Spotlight on Bookstores: a unique look at *The Tattered Cover* in Denver

Guest blogger Caitlin Hamilton Summie shares a very special perspective on The Tattered Cover Book Store in Denver.  Caitlin lives in Colorado with her husband and two children.  She works with Unbridled Books to promote new and emerging voices in fiction, work of which she is especially proud.

 

 

Friday Finds: January 23, 2009

 

 

Friday Finds is a weekly meme hosted by MizB at Should be Reading.  Click on over to her blog to read what others have found this week.

 

 

My first discovery:  from this review at S. Krishna’s Books I found Conscience Point by Erica Abeel.  This “modern-day Gothic mystery” will be published by Unbridled Books in May.  [...]

Book Review: *The Islands of Divine Music* by John Addiego

The Islands of Divine Music by John Addiego
Hardcover: 256 pages
Publisher: Unbridled Books (October 28, 2008)
ISBN-13: 978-1932961546

Back of the book blurb:  Against a backdrop of Immigration, Prohibition, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Vietnam War, and the new millennium, the Verbicaro family make their way from Southern Italy to San Francisco to the Yucatan, finding ways to [...]

Uncovering the cover art at Unbridled Books

Take a look at the cover for Joyce Hinnefeld’s In Hovering Flight:

 

 

Beautiful, isn’t it?  The image, from an Audubon print, is balanced by the sparse text on the parchment background.  [...]