ATHENAEUM BOOKSTORES & ENGLISH BOOKS

Welcome to Athenaeum Booksellers!
We have four bookstores in Amsterdam and one in Haarlem.
We carry upward of 50,000 trade and academic titles, about half of them self-imported.
We specialise in fiction, current affairs, history, politics, philosophy, classical antiquity, young adult, children's books and magazines.
Our broad and careful selection is av
alaible for you to browse at your leisure, and for home delivery within 48 hours – with millions more available to order.

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All about Amsterdam

Dutch literature in foreign languages

Venice | Cees Nooteboom | 9781529402551
€ 26,99
Red Dog | Willem Anker | 9781782274223
€ 21,99
The convert | Stefan Hertmans | 9781784706982
€ 13,99
Blessed rita | Tommy Wieringa | 9781911344902
€ 21,99
Der gute Sohn | Rob van Essen | 9783946120636
€ 28,99
Grasses and Trees | A.L. Snijders | 9789072603586
€ 35,00
Following story | Cees Nooteboom | 9780099582885
€ 11,99
An Interrupted Life | Etty Hillesum | 9780953478057
€ 20,99
The Consequences | Nina Weijers | 9780997818437
€ 15,99
Bitter herbs | Marga Minco | 9781529106497
€ 12,99
My Little War | Louis Paul Boon | 9781564785589
€ 15,99
Letter for the king | Tonke Dragt | 9781782690269
€ 12,99
Transeuropa | Jules Deelder | 9781907320927
€ 12,50
QUI SEME LE VENT | M. L. Rijneveld | 9782283033364
€ 22,99
Le Saut | Anna Enquist | 9782330128074
€ 7,99
Dunes coloniales | Adriaan van Dis | 9782330135133
€ 10,99
TACHES DE NAISSANCE | A. Grunber | 9782350875477
€ 26,99
Käse | Willem Elsschot | 9783351036393
€ 18,99
Aus dem Licht | Marente de Moor | 9783446261761
€ 26,99
Santa Rita | Wieringa, Tommy | 9783446263918
€ 25,99
Angerichtet | Herman Koch | 9783462043471
€ 10,99
Einfach leben | Herman Koch | 9783462052107
€ 8,99
Der Graben | Koch, Herman | 9783462053470
€ 11,99
Was man sät | Rijneveld, Marieke | 9783518428979
€ 25,99
Tagebuch | Anne Frank | 9783596152773
€ 10,99
Ein Junge wie Kees | Thijssen, Theo | 9783835335585
€ 27,99
Fortunate Slaves | Tom Lanoye | 9789462380356
€ 17,99
The dutch Maiden | Marente de Moor | 9789462380776
€ 17,99
Beter nooit dan laat | Chika Unigwe | 9789463105514
€ 20,00

Anne Frank in many languages

New: Children's books

Does a Dinosaur Roar? | DK | 9780241411636
€ 19,99
Peppa Pig: Super Peppa! | Peppa Pig | 9780241411971
€ 10,99
Art This Way | Tamara Shopsin | 9780714877211
€ 19,95
Book of Bones | Sam Brewster | 9780714875118
€ 21,50
Peter Pan | J M Barrie | 9780241359921
€ 13,99
Emile | Tomi Ungerer | 9780714849737
€ 16,95
Neon Leon | Jane Clarke | 9780857638076
€ 8,95
Extra Yarn | Mac Barnett | 9781406352481
€ 11,99
Meet the planets | Caryl Hart | 9781408892985
€ 10,99
Steves | Morag Hood | 9781509834846
€ 9,99
Toffee | Sarah Crossan | 9781526608147
€ 12,99
Deeplight | Frances Hardinge | 9781529014570
€ 16,99
Weight of a Soul | Elizabeth Tammi. | 9781635830446
€ 16,99
Almost an Animal Alphabet | Viggers | 9781786275615
€ 14,00
Talking to the moon | S. E. Durrant | 9781788004701
€ 10,95
The Other Wind | Ursula K. Le Guin | 9781842552117
€ 13,99
Elmore | Holly Hobbie | 9781984892430
€ 10,75
  • 'I am a hopeless case of magazinitis: I love magazines, I collect them, and I am always on the hunt for something new. There is a fantastic bookshop in Amsterdam called Athenaeum Boekhandel that has an incredible section all devoted to magazines, mainly independent ones – a true Valhalla.' - Foam Magazine's Elisa Madde on Magculture
  • 'Thank you for all the good books I bought from your store, and the happy hours spent browsing. Athenaeum is one of the best bookshops I know.' - @Remberist, founder/former bookseller at Berkeley Books of Paris, on Twitter.
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