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A Swollen Red Sun - Matthew McBride

Staff Review: A Swollen Red Sun – Matthew McBride

Reviewed by Jilles A Swollen Red Sun by Matthew McBride is like nothing I have ever read before. It is noir, definitely, it is full of original and crazy characters, absolutely, the most horrible things happen that are completely unexpected and …

John MacDonald books at ABC Amsterdam

John D. MacDonald is back!

Good news for readers of great crime fiction: Random House is reprinting some of the old John D. MacDonald thrillers! Not the Travis McGee series, but many of his stand-alone titles that made him one of the best crime writers in …

ABC's Philosophy Buyers

Meet the Buyers: Philosophy

April is Philosophy Month, so there is no better reason to introduce you to the ladies and the gentleman who stock those shelves. Meet María (Western Philosophy buyer at ABC Amsterdam), Jilles (Eastern Philosophy buyer at ABC Amsterdam) and Ester …

ABC's Favorite Reads 2014

Our Favorite Reads: Pleun, Martijn, Jilles

It’s time for this blog’s favorite posts of the year: the ABC Staff’s Favorite Reads of 2014! We hope these books, magazines, games, and more will help you start your new literary year with a bang. Pleun: Amsterdam’s Cookbooks, Crafts, …