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Bouchon Bakery - Thomas Keller

This Just In: Cookbooks

Five Recently-Arrived Titles from the Cookbooks Section: Please be sure to contact our stores for an exact stock check! Ebook Available for The Flavor Thesaurus and Balaboosta.

A Geek in Japan - Hector Garcia

What We’re Reading

Now that you’ve recovered from our 2014 Favorite Reads, here’s what might feature on our 2015 lists. Be sure to check out all of our recommendations on, too! Jesse: The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende. Sigrid: My …

ABC's Favorite Reads 2014

Our Favorite Reads: Simone, Jesse, Karin

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.  Let’s get started, shall …

Gift Ideas for Avid Readers

Ready or not, the gift-giving season is upon us! Whether you celebrate Sinterklaas, Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah or any other opportunity to give presents during the dark days of the winter solstice, we’ve got ideas aplenty. As in previous years, the …