Beth's Favorites

Beth will read just about anything, but her favorites are usually fantasy (dragons!!!). She loves talking books and is thrilled to be a part of the Riverstone team. When not reading, she likes to spend time with her husband and enjoy craft nights with friends. She has two beautiful dogs and one ornery turtle. 

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A Spindle Splintered (Fractured Fables) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250765352
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tordotcom - October 5th, 2021

USA Today bestselling author Alix E. Harrow's A Spindle Splintered brings her patented charm to a new version of a classic story. Featuring Arthur Rackham's original illustrations for The Sleeping Beauty, fractured and reimagined.


The Chosen and the Beautiful Cover Image
By Nghi Vo
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250784780
Availability: Backordered
Published: Tordotcom - June 1st, 2021

An Instant National Bestseller!
An Indie Next Pick!

A Most Anticipated in 2021 Pick for Oprah Magazine | USA Today | Buzzfeed | Greatist | BookPage | PopSugar | Bustle | The Nerd Daily | Goodreads | Literary Hub | Ms. Magazine | Library Journal | Culturess | Book Riot | Parade Magazine | Kirkus | The Week | Book Bub | OverDrive | The Portalist | Publishers Weekly


The Witch's Heart Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593101193
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ace - November 30th, 2021

When a banished witch falls in love with the legendary trickster Loki, she risks the wrath of the gods in this moving, subversive national bestselling debut novel that reimagines Norse mythology.
 


The City We Became: A Novel (The Great Cities Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316509886
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Orbit - July 27th, 2021

Three-time Hugo Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author N.K. Jemisin crafts her most incredible novel yet, a "glorious" story of culture, identity, magic, and myths in contemporary New York City. In Manhattan, a young grad student gets off the train and realizes he doesn't remember who he is, where he's from, or even his own name.


Gods of Jade and Shadow Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525620778
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Del Rey - February 18th, 2020

The Mayan god of death sends a young woman on a harrowing, life-changing journey in this dark, one-of-a-kind fairy tale inspired by Mexican folklore.


The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Interactive (MinaLima Edition): (Illustrated with Interactive Elements) Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780063055735
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Design - September 14th, 2021

A deluxe gift edition of L.


The Bone Shard Daughter (The Drowning Empire #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316541435
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Orbit - March 30th, 2021

The Bone Shard Daughter is an unmissable debut from a major new voice in epic fantasy — a stunning tale of magic, mystery, and revolution in which the former heir to the emperor will fight to reclaim her power and her place on the throne.

"One of the best debut fantasy novels of the year." — BuzzFeed News
"An amazing start to a new t


The First Sister (The First Sister trilogy #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781982127008
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Skybound Books - February 23rd, 2021

Combining the social commentary of The Handmaid’s Tale with the white-knuckled thrills of Red Rising, this epic space opera filled with “lush prose” (Publishers Weekly) follows a comfort woman as she claims her agency, a soldier questioning his allegiances, and a non-binary hero out to save the solar system.

First Sister has no name and no voice


Piranesi Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781635577808
Availability: Backordered
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 28th, 2021

New York Times Bestseller
Winner of the Women's Prize for Fiction
World Fantasy Awards Finalist


The instant New York Times bestselling novel from the author of Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, an intoxicating, hypnotic book set in a dreamlike alternative reality.


The Lord Of The Rings Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780618640157
Availability: Backordered
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - October 12th, 2005

A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick

One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them

In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others.