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What We're Reading, January 2016

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which We Start The New Year With A Bit Of Vim Nyjolene:  Life’s Operating Manual: With the Fear and Truth Dialogues by Tom Shadyac and Room by Emma Donoghue. Simone: Rogue Lawyer and The Street Lawyer by John …

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 …

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 …

Koko - Peter Straub

Staff Review: Koko – Peter Straub

Reviewed by Jilles Koko is classic crime by master storyteller Peter Straub, of Ghost Story and The Talisman fame. It is his most gripping and most hallucinatory thriller, exploring the eerie psychic badlands where nightmare and insanity fuse with the …