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Customer Favorites 2016

YOUR Favorite Reads of 2016

Et voilà, YOUR Favorite Reads of 2016!  What a fabulous, eclectic mix of books you’ve all sent in!  My to-read list has grown by a meter.  Again.  It always does when this blog post is due up.   Thank you all …

ABC's Top 20 of the past decade

ABC Top 20s of the past decade and year

Hans, one half of our dynamic IT duo, recently looked into the most popular books at ABC this past decade and the past 12 months. Lo and behold!  A Game of Thrones leads the charge this past decade!  Sure, the much-lauded TV …

Dutch Booktubes Window, Amsterdam May 2016

Booktubers and their favorite books in Amsterdam’s window!

From May 4th till 19th, we present six booktubers and their favorite books in our window in Amsterdam. Booktube is a fun, continually growing community on Youtube where people review books, showcase new acquisitions, answer questions from other booklovers and generally …

The Nest (US cover) - Cynthia D'Aprix-Sweeney

Book Review: The Nest – Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney

Reviewed by Dennis Menard One phrase I have learned to avoid like the proverbial plague in book blurbs is the remark that it was “laugh out loud funny.” Too often this means it is merely farcical. Hence it is seldom …