Weekly Picks (December 3rd)


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 Russian Anarchists by Paul Avrich

2. Brew Not Bombs: BIY: Brew it Yourself!

3. Complete Do-It-Yourself Bike Book by Mel Altwood

4. Dwelling Portably by Holly and Bert Davis

5. The Story of Crass by George Berger

From the Used Book Department:

1. How to Be A Superhero by Doctor Metropolis

2. Mythologies of Violence in Postmodern Media edited by Christopher Sharrett

3. Don’t You Love Me Yet by Jonathan Lethem

4. The Samurai Film by Alain Siver

5. Scar Strangled Banger by Ralph Steadman

From the Music Department:

1. The Reminder by Feist

2. Boy with the Arab Strap by Belle & Sebastian

3. Best…I by The Smiths

4. Shake Your Pelvis by The Red Elvises

5. There Rising by Bruce Springsteen


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.