Posts Tagged ‘audio books’


This Just In: Audio

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

Five New(ish) Audio Books*:

*Section only at ABC The Hague – there’s twice-weekly internal shipping though, if you want to collect something in Amsterdam!  Please note that a red abridged sign will be visible on any editions that are.  And finally, I would have included Steve Jobs, except it never even made it from the box to the shelf before it was sold!

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Bookbits for February 18th, 2011

Friday, February 18th, 2011

This Just In: Audio Books

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

Six Brand-New (and Newly Arrived) Titles from the Audio Books Section*:

*I can only speak for ABC Den Haag here; I don’t believe ABC Amsterdam has a separate audiobooks section.  We’ll gladly send an audiobook Amsterdam’s way, though, if that’s the ABC you live closest to!

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Bookbits – Awards Special – for June 10th, 2010

Thursday, June 10th, 2010

Whew!  There were so many events to post about that I haven’t had time to make time for the Bookbits lately.  And of course the literary world is inconsiderate as ever, carrying on making news regardless of my temporal distress.  So I figured I’d catch up with all the awards from the past – eek! – month and a half.

  • Finally!  Forty years later, but a winner nonetheless…  Troubles by J. G. Farrell won the Lost Man Booker Prize, to represent the books from 1970 that were no longer eligible when the prize moved from April to November.

Bookbits for July 6th, 2009

Monday, July 6th, 2009

And some more hopelessly outdated Bookbits!  But I’m slowly catching up, truly.  I’m almost in the right month now: