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ABC's Favorite Reads 2014

Our Favorite Reads: Renate, Lynn, Maarten

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. Renate: Amsterdam’s Fiction, Poetry, …

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 …

Store Bits: Staff Choices

A new round of Staff Choices of both new and old books. Happy reading! The Girl With All The Gifts – M. R. Carey Recommended by JeroenW “Zombies have been done to death (pun intended), and this might easily slip …

What We’re Reading: Spring 2014

PeterL: The Farm – Tom Rob Smith.  A young man in London gets a call from his father in Sweden.  “Things aren’t going well with your mother, she’s in the hospital, she’s psychotic.” One day later he gets a call …

Meet the Buyers: Fiction

We want to introduce you to the faces behind the books. First up is one the largest sections, in both stores: Fiction. Meet Simone, Fiction buyer at ABC The Hague, and Renate and Reinoud, Fiction buyers at ABC Amsterdam. How …