Archive for the ‘San Yin’ Category

San Yin’s Magzine spotlight

Monday, April 7th, 2008


A briefing on global affairs, business, culture & design

Issue 12, volume 02, April 2008, € 8,95

monocle.jpgAt The American Book Center, we stock a good selection of magazines on global affairs, and on business. We also have magazines on culture and on design. But none of them combine these four subjects in a structured way. Monocle does. (more…)

Magazine Spotlight

Sunday, February 24th, 2008

Fresh from our industrious Amsterdam Magazine people are two tips about magazines you may not know existed: Kung Fu Tai Chi and Civil War Historian.

Kung Fu Tai Chi magazineCivil War Historian magazine

To find out if we carry your favorite magazine, click here and type in the name. You can then see if the American Book Center in Amsterdam and/or the one in Den Haag stocks it, and when it came in last. (And yes, the selection differs slightly between the two towns.) (more…)

ABC’s Favorite Books of 2007 (pt. 5)

Tuesday, December 18th, 2007


We’re nearly there! Here are some more favorites from the Amsterdam boys: Jasper de Bruin, Marten, and San Yin Mark 2. (more…)

The ABC’s Favorite Books of 2007 (pt. 1)

Monday, December 10th, 2007


It’s December! And that means it’s time for the traditional End of Year ABC Top Fives! Of the many things we have read over the last year, what did we enjoy the most? And what was the most popular book? The lists are still being compiled, but we’ll be posting the title of the most popular ABC book before the end of the year. Do you think you can guess what it is? Make your prediction in the comments. And tell us about your top five reads of 2007!

Up till now, we were confined to a couple of sides of A4 on a flyer or in our newsletter. Now, by the magic of the internet, we can bring you all the submitted lists, in full! *

We’ll start with some of the boys’ lists. (more…)