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What We're Reading March 2016

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which We Still Await The First English-Language And Currently-In-Print Title Read By Maarten Iris:  I’m currently rereading the Harry Potter series (in Dutch) for my annual reread.  Just started the 6th book. Jesse:  The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton. Ester: …

Best Dutch and Flemish Book Designs 2015

Best Dutch and Flemish Book Designs 2015

This year’s Best Dutch and Flemish Book Designs have been announced – and our Jesse has several of them in stock.  Because she loves beautifully designed books.  And is an ace Art and Design buyer.  Since these are local titles, …

This Just In: Art, Amsterdam Feb 2016

This Just In: Art

Our Jesse has rounded up some beautiful new Art books, just arrived in Amsterdam.  They include a new Maira Kalman book, a book accompanying an exhibition at last year’s Biennale di Venezia, and an up-and-coming Dutch artist who exhibited at …

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 …

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 …