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In the bookshop we carry an excellent range of English language books on Amsterdam. We offer everything from restaurant, walking, activity and holiday guides to cultural, architectural and historical studies of the city.

Combining his own experience and that of a diverse group of locals, David Beckett tells the story of the city in the words of the people who shape it. City photography by Pim Kops (of Amsterdam band De Dijk) and Portrait images by Joost Van Manen show how the locals really live. For more options...
Amsterdam City Walks

€17,21 with Book Miles
Skip the tour bus and experience Amsterdam on foot! Complete with detailed maps and local secrets. Walks include: The canals Chinatown Anne Frank's house Museum Quarter And more!. For more options...
The character, values and foibles of the Dutch. . For more options...
Jordan, author of the wildly popular 'Dishwasher: One Man's Quest to Wash Dishes in All Fifty States,' is back with a memoir that tells the story of his love affair with Amsterdam, the city of bikes, all the while unfolding an unknown history of the city's cycling. . For more options...
With the ultimate listings of the coolest, cheapest, most interesting underground places in Amsterdam, this guidebook is now legendary. Filled with up-to-date information on the places to eat, drink, smoke, sleep, dance, and play, "Get Lost!" makes the coolest city in Europe an open book. For more options...
Foreign Eyes by Besamusca

€8,96 with Book Miles
Annually, hundreds of students from all over the world come to study at Utrecht University. To commemorate the university's 375th anniversary, current and past international students were invited to refl ect on Dutch culture. For more options...
Holland Handbook 2011 2012

€13,95 with Book Miles
This richly illustrated handbook offers 256 full-color pages of essential information for the expatriate on all aspects of living and working in the Netherlands such as: career, fiscal issues, health care, housing, insurance, international education, registration and telecommunications. The reader can also find more general information on Dutch culture and habits, tourist information, language and international clubs. For more options...
This is the second Made by Hand guide by stylist Pia Jane Bijkerk. The first, Paris: Made by Hand, received an ecstatic reception around the world from magazines such as British House & Garden, Vogue Living, and Martha Stewart Living, and on dozens and dozens of design blogs from design*sponge to decor8. For more options...
The most up-to-date and comprehensive gay guide of Amsterdam in English. Includes the main gay and lesbian tourist attractions, as well as essential insights into Amsterdam's lesser-known traditional and alternative queer crowds, a guide to "everything that's not straight in Amsterdam." . For more options...
Amsterdam by Lonely Planet

€17,95 with Book Miles
Amsterdam 's compact core is laced by atmospheric lanes and quarters. You never know what you ll find: a hidden garden, a "jenever" distillery, even an old monastery turned music venue. For more options...
Amsterdam Always by Bendahan

€27,00 with Book Miles
This title includes text in English & Dutch. Amsterdam has long enchanted its visitors. For more options...
I immediately appreciated his professional and unbiased view of opera in performance, his independent thinking… a compilation of his writings on opera in the Netherlands will undoubtedly constitute an interesting publication of historical value.” – Peter de Caluwe, Intendant, Théâtre La Monnaie, Brussel. “Davidson’s writing is elegant, witty and extremely well informed… a collection of his views would make fascinating reading for anyone impassioned by the world of opera.” – Alexander Oliver, artistiek directeur, Nieuwe Opera Academie, Sweelinck & Koninklijk Conservatoria. For more options...
a chronicle of the Low countries set against events in world history with highlights from art and science and illuminated with famous quotations Toorn, Wout van der . For more options...
The ANWB travel guide 'Amsterdam's Historical Canals, World Heritage Site' offers extensive information on the unique mix of history, culture and relaxation and has a wealth of details for a delightful walk through the area surrounding the canals. The guide provides both background information and innumberable facts and it offers a glimpse into a surprising side of the historical canal area. The travel guide describes four thematic walks that highlight the architectural and historical beauty of this area. For more options...
Bent Guide

€8,96 with Book Miles
The Bent Guide to Amsterdam was written by Australian transplant Darren Reynoldson, who has lived in Amsterdam for some time, and it also relies heavily on input from local queer residents, including staffers at Pink Point, the city's gay and lesbian info booth. As such, the book is researched carefully, packed with insider tips and insights, and intelligently arranged. There's an extensive chapter on nightlife, including everything from cozy brown cafes to S&M-intensive dance clubs to one-off weekly underground parties (i.e., De Trut - a Sunday-night must). For more options...
Amsterdam City and Walking Guide is the most complete travel guide for a successful visit to Amsterdam. You can use this guide as a city, walking, and architectural guide. For more options...