Weekly Picks (November 11th)


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. Frankenstein: The Lynd Ward Illustrated Edition by Mary Shelley, illustrated by Lynd Ward

2. Tales of Mystery and Imagination by Edgar Allen Poe, illustrated by Harry Clarke

3. East of the Sun West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North illustrated by Kay Rasmus Nielson

4. The Knave of Hearts by Louise Saunders, illustrated by Maxfield Parrish

5. Stories from Hans Christian Anderson by Hans Christian Anderson, illustrated by Edmund Dulac

From the Used Book Department

1. Apocalypse and/or Metamorphosis by Norman O. Brown

2. Capital by Karl Marx

3. Lanark Alasdair Gray

4. Hundertwasser by J.F. Mathey

5. Tents: Architecture of the Nomads by Torvald Faegre

From the Music Department:

1. Christmas Rocks! from the Brian Setzer Orchestra

2. To Drive The Cold Winter Away from Loreena McKennitt

3. The Bethlehem Years from John Coltrane

4. Fork In The Road Neil Young

5. Black Gives Way To Blue from Alice In Chains


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.