Weekly Picks (October 6th)


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. Manhood For Amateurs by Michael Chabon

2. Destiny by Otto Nückel

3. Passionate Journey by Frans Masereel

4. God’s Man by Lynd Ward

5. Wilderness by Rockwell Kent

From the Used Book Department

1. Struwwelpeter by Heinrich Hoffman

2. The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip by George Saunders, Illustrated by Lane Smith

3. Animals of the Ocean: Giant Squid by Dr. and Mr. Doris Haggis-On-Whey

4. Stitches by David Small

5. Be a Nose by Art Spiegelman

From the Music Department

1. Black Gives Way to Blue from Alice in Chains

2. Crash Love from AFI

3. A Real Mother For Ya from Johnny Guitar Watson

4. The Rose Hotel from Robert Earl Keen

5. An Introduction to Billie Holiday from Billie Holiday


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.