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What We're Reading: November 2015

What We’re Reading

Intra-store Score This Post: Amsterdam 9 – The Hague 13 Tiemen:  I’m reading the ARC of Planetfall by Emma Newman.  Kind of a crossing between Interstellar, Prometheus and Ursula le Guin’s scifi.  Really good. PeterL:  Just finished Never Saw It Coming …

Gift Ideas from Renate

Gift Ideas from Renate

Every year we present you with our Gift Ideas: books, magazines, games or merchandise that we think would make great gifts in the December month. This year we decided to introduce all our buyers to you at the same time.  That …

This Just In Fiction, sept. 2015

This Just In: Fiction

Renate’s Hands present some new titles from her Fiction section in Amsterdam! We all know about Franzen and Rushdie and the Booker Prize shortlist, of course, but here are some other gems you simply must read: The Clasp by Sloane Crosley …

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: …

What We're Reading, end of August 2015

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which Our Other New Colleague Deborah Makes Her First Appearance. Simone: The Peacock Emporium by Jojo Moyes and Herzog by Saul Bellow. Deborah: I just finished I Am Princess X by Cherie Priest and went straight for another Young Adult title. I am currently …