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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 …

This Just In: Illustration

This Just In: Illustration

Our Jesse has caught the bug – the display-your-books-on-the-blog bug!  After the work-out that was her Gift Ideas picture session (seriously, those books were HEAVY), she’s sent in an artfully displayed selection of new Illustration books in ABC Amsterdam.  I …

Gift Ideas from Jesse, 2015

Gift Ideas from Jesse

Every year we present you with our Gift Ideas: books, magazines, games or merchandise that we think would make great gifts in the December month. This year we decided to introduce all our buyers to you at the same time.  That way, …

This Just In: Fashion

This Just In: Fashion

Jesse mailed in the above picture of recently-arrived titles from the Fashion section in Amsterdam, and I don’t know whether I should thank her or curse her.  Don’t those titles just make you greedy?  That Vintage Jewellery book is making …

Halloween Pop-Up Section, ABC Amsterdam

Spotlight: Pop-Up Halloween Section

Our Jesse has made a beautiful and well-stocked pop-up Halloween section on the ground floor in Amsterdam.  Some of the titles on display are: The Gashlycrumb Tinies: Or, After the Outing – Edward Gorey Leo: A Ghost Story – Mac …