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The Fatal Eggs - Michael Bulgakov

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which We Collectively Display Quite A Breadth of Genres Read   Martijn: Personal by Lee Child.  Jack Reacher is doing his thing again.  Must be well past 50, but it doesn’t bother him in the slightest. Pleun: The Cellar …

The Sugar Book - Damon Gameau

What We’re Reading

Or, In Which The Rest Of Us Make a Concerted Effort To Counter Tjeerd’s All-Encompassing Literary Gluttony. Pleun: Before We Met – Lucie Whitehouse (ebook) PeterL:  No Name Lane – Howard Linskey (ebook).  “A novel that takes police procedural, serial killer, whodunnit and thriller and …

Anatomical Anomalies - Elizabeth Alston

What We’re Reading

Paul: Last Night – James Salter (ebook available here) Martijn: The Desert Spear – Peter V. Brett (ebook) Jesse: The Whispering Muse – Sjon (ebook) Maarten: I’m right in between books.  Finished yesterday: Monsters: A Bestiary of the Bizarre by Christopher Dell.  Starting tonight: Anatomical Anomalies (currently only …

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 …