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What We're Reading - April 2016

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which ‘IT Goat’ Hans Enters, Stage Left Lilia:  Gertie’s Ultimate Dress Book.  Not really reading this as a fiction book, of course, but it’s a wonderful reference book.  My fiction book at the moment is The Beast by J. R. …

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: …

The Field of the Cloth of Gold

Staff Review: The Field of the Cloth of Gold

Reviewed by Ester In 2005 I walked past a book store (not the ABC ) and saw a book cover I was very intrigued by (see right: Three to See the King).  I walked in and bought the book without …

What We're Reading, January 2016

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which We Start The New Year With A Bit Of Vim Nyjolene:  Life’s Operating Manual: With the Fear and Truth Dialogues by Tom Shadyac and Room by Emma Donoghue. Simone: Rogue Lawyer and The Street Lawyer by John …

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 …