An online newsletter from the independent bookstore -- Book Mouse, in Ottawa, IL
Tales from the Front Counter --
"I am very excited about Edward Kelsey Moore's The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat. This may be the favorite book for 2013. Watch for this title to come out this March. Mosh up Desperate Housewives, Fried Green Tomatoes, The Help, Steel Magnolias and you've got the soul of this book." Eileen F, Book Mouse
Bookspan's List of Top 13 New Books for 2013 --
"The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat by Edward Kelsey Moore -- This is one of those books you read that immediately becomes part of your life, the characters feel like old acquaintances, and you just know you'll share with all your friends as soon as you can."
Deborah S, Editor-in-Chief, Book-of-the-Month Club®
And lastly, how to creatively mention a new favorite book on a "Best Of" list -- while leaving it off the actual list:
My Favorite Reads of 2012: Books & Audiobooks --
"Inspired by reading year-end lists on other blogs, I’m posting my own. These are my favorite books that I read in 2012, but some were published earlier. I’m not including any books that aren’t published yet, like The Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat by Edward Kelsey Moore, Knopf, 2013." Laurie C, a Massachusetts librarian (And she gets an extra nod for adding the book-cover image!)
Click on the highlighted title of each paragraph if you'd like to see the full lists, or mentions.