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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 …

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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 …

Gift Ideas Martijn 2015

Gift Ideas from Martijn

Every year we present you with our Gift Ideas: books, magazines, games or merchandise that we think would make great gifts in the December month. This year we decided to introduce all our buyers to you at the same time.  That way, …

What We're Reading: November 2015

What We’re Reading

Intra-store Score This Post: Amsterdam 9 – The Hague 13 Tiemen:  I’m reading the ARC of Planetfall by Emma Newman.  Kind of a crossing between Interstellar, Prometheus and Ursula le Guin’s scifi.  Really good. PeterL:  Just finished Never Saw It Coming …

What We're Reading, Oct. 2015

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which The Hague Atones For Last Time’s Paltry Effort Martijn: The Aeronaut’s Windlass by Jim Butcher. High expectations (I resent those)!!  Undermajordomo Minor by Patrick DeWitt.  I really liked The Sisters Brothers and with a title like this… Daria: Still …