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World Editions: (Dutch) Books in Translation

Two of our most popular blog posts ever are on translated Dutch books, for kids and for adults. At ABC we try to always have  the best and latest Dutch books in translation in stock. You can browse our recommendations here: …

Best Dutch and Flemish Book Designs 2015

Best Dutch and Flemish Book Designs 2015

This year’s Best Dutch and Flemish Book Designs have been announced – and our Jesse has several of them in stock.  Because she loves beautifully designed books.  And is an ace Art and Design buyer.  Since these are local titles, …

ABC Bookquote bags

Store Bits: ABC Book Quote Bags are in + Event Pics

Remember that prize draw we had last year, where you could send in your favorite literary quote?  And we would then put that on our beautiful, sturdy cloth bags?  Well, they’re heeeee-eeeeere!!! Aren’t they pretty? We made a limited print run …

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Join our ABC Young Adult Book Club in Amsterdam!

Last month, our Tiemen set up the ABC Young Adult Book Club on Meetups (Amsterdam).  The aim of this book club is to read and discuss a book each month, and also to meet with YA authors, via Skype or …

Halloween Pop-Up Section, ABC Amsterdam

Spotlight: Pop-Up Halloween Section

Our Jesse has made a beautiful and well-stocked pop-up Halloween section on the ground floor in Amsterdam.  Some of the titles on display are: The Gashlycrumb Tinies: Or, After the Outing – Edward Gorey Leo: A Ghost Story – Mac …