Elizabeth's Recommendations

Elizabeth joined Riverstone Books in 2020 after a long career as a media producer.
Elizabeth joined Riverstone Books in 2020 after a long career as a media producer.

Elizabeth joined Riverstone Books in 2020 after a long career as a media producer, editor and communications specialist. Her favorite reads are in the realms of nonfiction (especially history, memoir and essays), fiction (magical realism - woot!) and really solid science writing (Bill Bryson, Mary Roach). 

Recommendations: 

The Book of Dust: The Secret Commonwealth (Book of Dust, Volume 2) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780553510706
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - November 3rd, 2020

The #1 New York Times Bestseller!

Return to the world of His Dark Materials—now an HBO original series starring Dafne Keen, Ruth Wilson, Andrew Scott, and Lin-Manuel Miranda—in the second volume of Philip Pullman’s new bestselling masterwork The Book of Dust.

 


Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances Cover Image
$16.99
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ISBN: 9780062330321
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - October 27th, 2015

Multiple award winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman returns to dazzle, captivate, haunt, and entertain with this third collection of short fiction following Smoke and Mirrors and Fragile Things—which includes a never-before published American Gods story, “Black Dog,” written exclusively for this volume.


Norse Mythology Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393356182
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 6th, 2018

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author and “one of the modern masters of fantasy writing,” (Huffington Post) a dazzling, witty telling of the Norse myths.

"A lively, funny, and very human rendition of Thor the thunder god, his father Odin, and the dark-hearted trickster Loki (plus countless other gods and monsters)." — Petra Mayer, NPR


Simon the Fiddler: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062966742
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Published: William Morrow - April 14th, 2020

The critically acclaimed, bestselling author of News of the World and Enemy Women returns to Texas in this atmospheric story, set at the end of the Civil War, about an itinerant fiddle player, a ragtag band of musicians with whom he travels trying to make a living, and the charming young Irish lass who steals his heart.