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ABC’s 42nd Birthday Recap

ABC Amsterdam Thank you for all the congratulations!  What a gorgeous sunny day we had.    The mini muffins, balloons and the free books were very much appreciated by you.  A lot of people handed in the €5 Birthday voucher …

Carollers at ABC Amsterdam

Last Sunday, the booksellers of ABC Amsterdam’s First Floor were regaled with a Christmas medley by the lovely carolling group Don’t Mention The Note.  Aviva was clever enough to make a video of their performance: Ladies, please come by every …

Beatboxing with Wookiees

As we may have mentioned before, we have awesome customers. And as I think we might have mentioned once or twice lately,  Thanksgiving is our favorite day of the year here at ABC, and yesterday in Amsterdam it was extra …

The perfect bookstore soundtrack

At ABC you won’t hear marketing department selected muzak piped in to both stores. You won’t hear any Kenny G or Whitney Houston and you probably won’t hear anything from the weekly top 40. We like classical music, but we …