Weekly Picks (September 22nd)


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. The Death of Bunny Monro by Nick Cave

2. Blood’s a Rover by James Ellroy

3. Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman

4. Why I Write by George Orwell

5. Oceanology by Dugald A. Steer

From the Used Book Department

1.  Walter Benjamin or Toward a Revolutionary Criticism by Terry Eagleton

2. The Culture Turn, Selected Writings on the Postmodern by Frederic Jameson

3. Dearly Devoted Dexter by Jeff Lindsay

4. Icons Encyclopaedia Anatomica from Taschen

5. Everything is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer

From the Music Department

1. Waiting for the Sun from The Doors

2. Time Out of Mind from Bob Dylan

3. Are You Gonna Go My Way from Lenny Kravitz

4. Pay the Devil from Van Morrison

5. Trouble in Shangri-La from Stevie Nicks


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.