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Store Bits: Staff Choices

I’d like to introduce something new here on the blog: our Staff Choices. You can already read Staff Reviews here, as well as ABC’s annual Favorite Reads .  Our Staff Choices, however, have been sadly absent.  Silly, really, since customers …

Lit Links: for the lexically lacking

Recently I’ve been getting quite a lot of compliments on how good my English is. On a recent trip to Birmingham (West Midlands,  not Alabama) a shop assistant told in me I had a lovely Dutch accent, and how clever …

ABC’s Favorite Books of 2009, part D

Ah yes, it’s December, the time of looking over the past year and deciding what was great, what was so-so, and what could be done better next year.  In what is now very much a tradition, the ABC staff has been …