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Our Favorite Reads 2015

Your Favorite Reads of 2015

Wow, so many of you answered our call!  THANK YOU!  Your lists are inspiring and have caused my to-read pile to grow to alarming proportions…  O.o A few things:  since I can’t spend all my time blogging, I’ve not included …

Should you judge a book by its cover color?

In July this year our store in Amsterdam had a great window: Blue books everywhere and some accompanying questions like “I’m looking for a book I saw here the other day, the blue one” or “I don’t remember the title, …

The Tragedy of Liberation – Frank Dikötter

Reviewed by Renée Korver-Michan First of all, it should be said; I am no expert on China. I have been there twice in my life, a short visit to Beijing and Tianjin and that’s it. It was enough to make …

You Review: Requiem by Lauren Oliver

Reviewed by Oona Juutinen Requiem is the final part of Lauren Oliver‘s Delirium trilogy: the story of a girl named Lena and her quest for love in a dystopian society where love has been deemed a disease. Picking off where …