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What We’re Reading

Now that you’ve recovered from our 2014 Favorite Reads, here’s what might feature on our 2015 lists. Be sure to check out all of our recommendations on abc.nl, too! Jesse: The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende. Sigrid: My …

Weird Book of the Week

Weird Book of the Week

Our Maarten has found time, between all the herds of customers frequenting ABC Amsterdam’s top floor today, to mail in a new Weird Book of the Week! (Just slash-ignore the whole fact that it’s not a weekly, but more of …

ABC's Favorite Reads 2014

Our Favorite Reads: Renate, Lynn, Maarten

It’s time for this blog’s favorite posts of the year: the ABC Staff’s Favorite Reads of 2014! We hope these books, magazines, games, and more will help you start your new literary year with a bang. Renate: Amsterdam’s Fiction, Poetry, …

Gift Ideas for Business People

Ready or not, the gift-giving season is upon us! Whether you celebrate Sinterklaas, Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah or any other opportunity to give presents during the dark days of the winter solstice, we’ve got ideas aplenty. As in previous years, the …

Gift Ideas for Sleuths

Ready or not, the gift-giving season is upon us! Whether you celebrate Sinterklaas, Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah or any other opportunity to give presents during the dark days of the winter solstice, we’ve got ideas aplenty. As in previous years, the …