Gift Ideas from Reinoud

ABC Gift Ideas 2015Every year we present you with our Gift Ideas: books, magazines, games or merchandise that we think would make great gifts in the December month.

This year we decided to introduce all our buyers to you at the same time.  That way, if you want an expert, you’ll know exactly who to turn to in which store.


Gift Ideas Reinoud, 2015 - II

Reinoud works in Amsterdam and is the buyer for the Fiction and Film sections.

Gift Ideas on display in the picture above:

What items from the list above do you want to highlight?

A Spool of Blue Thread.  This is Anne Tyler’s most complete novel.  Everything she wrote before comes together in this.  She can write circles around anyone else in the business today.

Kokoro.  Because it’s Soseki.

Screenwriters on Screen-writing.  For those people who want to know what the film business is like this is a great overview.  For those people who want to read a book on films, this is a great book that does not focus on actors or directors, for once.”

More buyers with their gift ideas will be presented on the blog every day. An overview post can be found here.

I had actually taken a different picture with other Gift Ideas by Reinoud, but thirty minutes after I took it, he ran over and said I had to take it again.  “I found 10 much better books!”  Just to be complete, though, here is his first batch: