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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, May 2016

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which New Colleague Sywert Makes His First Appearance, And In Which We Are Also Unaccountably Brief (But We’re Pretty Sure The Former Did Not Cause The Latter) Ester: Courtroom 302: A Year Behind the Scenes in an American …

This Just In: Art

This Just In: Art

Hot off the press, our Jesse has some brand-spanking-new Art titles for you, from her section in Amsterdam! First row, top to bottom: Art in the Making: Artists and Their Materials from the Studio to Crowdsourcing by Glenn Adamson and …

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 March 2016

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which We Still Await The First English-Language And Currently-In-Print Title Read By Maarten Iris:  I’m currently rereading the Harry Potter series (in Dutch) for my annual reread.  Just started the 6th book. Jesse:  The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton. Ester: …