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The Kind Worth Killing - Peter Swanson

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which The ABC Amsterdam Staff Makes An Extremely Strong Showing PeterL: The Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson.  About cheating couples with money and killing urges and double identities.  A little like Gone Girl, “leest als een trein”. Jesse: …

Armada - Ernest Cline

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which We Don’t Want Purple Or Pink On Our Covers Maarten: Just finished Het behouden huis by W. F. Hermans (in this beautifully published Literaire Pocket/Bezige Bij edition, designed by K. Beunis), Het Nutteloze Kennisparadijs by Martin van Neck, and Albertus …

The Vegetarian - Han Kang

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which We Discover That Tjeerd Is A Voracious Literary Omnivore. (Mind you, these are the books we’ve been reading since the previous What We’re Reading 3 weeks ago, but still, he’s currently well ahead in our unofficial Who Will …

ABC's Favorite Reads 2014

Our Favorite Reads: Tom, Lilia, Barry

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. Tom: The Hague’s Travel …