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The Buried Giant - Kazuo Ishiguro

Staff Review: The Buried Giant – Kazuo Ishiguro

Reviewed by JeroenW As if to warn away anyone who is allergic to any fantasy elements, Kazuo Ishiguro mentions on the very first page of The Buried Giant that the people in his story are afraid of ogres. Seasoned readers …

A Geek in Japan - Hector Garcia

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 …

Store Bits: Staff Choices

A new round of Staff Choices of both new and old books. Happy reading! The Girl With All The Gifts – M. R. Carey Recommended by JeroenW “Zombies have been done to death (pun intended), and this might easily slip …

What We’re Reading: Spring 2014

PeterL: The Farm – Tom Rob Smith.  A young man in London gets a call from his father in Sweden.  “Things aren’t going well with your mother, she’s in the hospital, she’s psychotic.” One day later he gets a call …

What We’re Reading: Summer 2013

There are eBooks available of You, The Pale King, JPod, Unseen, All My Friends are Superheroes, Naked in Death, The Shining, Hammered, The Apartment, Tropic of Cancer, The Lives of Tao, Gemsigns, Into the Forest, Kiss Mommy Goodbye, Tell Me …