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What We're Reading: June 2016

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which We Are Mostly Fictional Renate: Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier. Very well written gothic suspense. (Although the heroine often annoys the hell out of me.) The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins. Not very well written, in …

What We're Reading - April 2016

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which ‘IT Goat’ Hans Enters, Stage Left Lilia:  Gertie’s Ultimate Dress Book.  Not really reading this as a fiction book, of course, but it’s a wonderful reference book.  My fiction book at the moment is The Beast by J. R. …

What We're Reading, Feb 2016

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which We Cover A Lot Of Genres: JeroenW:  Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever? by Dave Eggers.  Decent book.  Quick read.  Also just finished This Census-Taker by China Miéville.  Meh. Jitse: Spark …

Our Favorite Reads 2015

Our Favorite Reads of 2015

And a sneak peek into 2016! My favorite posts to work on every year are the Top 5s of ABC staff and customers.  This year I’ve decided to make 2 massive posts (1 for staff + 1 for customers), so …


What We’re Reading

Tom: De Wondere Wereld van de Taal by Charles Berlitz (member of the famous language-books-publishing family).  Unfortunately in a (very) disappointing Dutch translation.  I once got it from a Kringloop store, and now I’m finally reading it.  Entertaining book about language and …