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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: …

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 abc.nl, too! Jesse: The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende. Sigrid: My …

ABC's EBM: self-publish YOUR book on it!

Store Bits: EBM Special Edition

EBM stands for Espresso Book Machine.  It prints books on demand – including ones you’ve written yourself!   *** More and more local magazines are making the jump from print to digital, as this is cost-efficient and you don’t have to …

Staff Review: American Savage – Dan Savage

Dan Savage: Bane of the Hypocrites Reviewed by Steven Two thoughts kept running through my mind as I was reading Dan Savage‘s book of essays called American Savage: Insights, Slights, and Fights on Faith, Sex, Love, and Politics. They were: …

Pulp Fiction – it’s not just a Tarantino movie!

The holiday season is long gone and the dull and dreary months of January and February are enveloping us like a dull and dreary envelope. Time for some fantastical adventures in worlds that sparkle with excitement and melodrama! There be …