Weekly Picks (September 1st)

Every week Logos employees come together to pick the books and music generating the most interest from their departments.

From the New Book Department

1. Big Sur by Jack Kerouac

2. My Life In France by Julia Child

3. Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs by Judi Barrett

4. Pintxos: Small Plates in the Basque Tradition by Gerald Hirigoyen

5. Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

From the Used Book Department

1. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: The Graphic Novel by Stevenson, Klinowski, and Schejbal

2. Persepolis by Marjane Satrari

3. Wetlands by Charlotte Roche

4. Charles Bukowski: A Sure Bet by Charles Locklin

5. The Lone Surfer of Montana, Kansas by Davy Rothbart

From the Music Department

1. Eat to the Beat from Blondie

2. Sounds of the Universe from Depeche Mode

3.  Root Down from The Beastie Boys

4. Live in Paris & Toronto from Loreena McKennitt

5. Live 2005 Tour – Various Cities from Bauhaus


Janina Larenas is the book buyer for the New Book Department. She is a printmaker and book artist who works with a variety of mediums to create narrative imagery. Her pieces range from stickers and posters to science illustration, embroidery to zines, often merging technical crafts with fine art presentation.