Quinnell's Staff Favorites

Quinnell has been an avid reader her entire life, indulging in the fiction, historical fiction, fantasy, and young adult genres. Some of her favorites include stories on assassins, faeries, queens, witches, and dragons. She loves reading and recommending books that transport you to a different world.

She also loves lighthearted books, and stories with real history tied in.

Though these are her favorite genres, she recommends books for all genres and ages.

Throne of Glass Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781619630345
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Bloomsbury USA Childrens - May 7th, 2013

Former assassin Celeana Sardothien, after years imprisoned in the salt mines, is released by the prince to compete in a tournament to become the royal assassin. If Celeana wins and serves the king, she will earn her freedom after 6 years. What she doesn't know is that the kingdom holds many secrets, and she must set out to unravel them, or doom the kingdom forever.


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The Song of Achilles: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062060624
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Published: Ecco - August 28th, 2012

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These Feathered Flames Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781335147967
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Published: Inkyard Press - April 20th, 2021

In the land of Tourin, twin heirs Izaveta and Asya are separated young when fate decides their life roles. Izaveta must stay in the kingdom to rule, while Asya must learn to be the firebird, an ancient creature that ensures the balance of magic in the world. When an assassin leaves their mother, the queen, dead, both girls must quickly learn the rules of their roles, or doom the kingdom and its inhabitants. For those looking for an intriguing fantasy novel, follow this story of two sisters learning to trust, love, and grow into who they were meant to be.


Bone Crier's Moon Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062798787
Availability: Backordered - availability and arrival estimates will be provided when your order is processed
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - February 23rd, 2021

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A Court of Thorns and Roses Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781635575569
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 2nd, 2020

Inspired by Beauty and the Beast, A Court of Thorns and Roses takes you through a world full of fae, monsters, and magic. Feyre's survival rest on her hunting abilities. When she kills a wolf to feed her family, a creature arrives to demand payback. Taken to a magical world, away from her family, she must find a way to stop the curse that blankets the magical land. That, or doom them forever.

Read the rest of the series: A Court of Mist and Fury, A Court of Wings and Ruin, and A Court of Frost and Starlight. Coming soon: A Court of Silver Flames on February 16th, open for pre-order.


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Six of Crows Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781250076960
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Square Fish - February 6th, 2018

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The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, Book One): Book One (The Maze Runner Series #1) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780385737951
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Published: Delacorte Press - August 24th, 2010

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Elsewhere: A Novel Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780312367466
Availability: Special Order - arrival estimates will be provided when your order is processed
Published: Square Fish - May 15th, 2007

After 15 year old Liz dies, she arrives at a place called Elsewhere. Similar to earth, but much more, Elsewhere is home to sprawling seas, tall mountains, and warm homes. You can't get sick, or older.

In fact, in Elsewhere, you age backwards until you are born again.

In this book about loss and grief, watch Liz deal with the hardships of aging back to her younger self, alongside her grandmother she has never met. Is it possible that a life lived in reverse is better than one lived forward?

 


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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780385341004
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Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - May 5th, 2009

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The Handmaid's Tale: A Novel Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780385490818
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Published: Anchor - March 16th, 1998

House of Earth and Blood (Crescent City) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635574043
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 3rd, 2020

A Court of Silver Flames (A Court of Thorns and Roses #4) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781681196282
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - February 16th, 2021

The Perks of Being a Wallflower Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780671027346
Availability: Special Order - arrival estimates will be provided when your order is processed
Published: MTV Books - February 1st, 1999

The Lost Apothecary Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780778311010
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Published: Park Row - March 2nd, 2021

The Infinity Courts Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534456495
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 6th, 2021

They Both Die at the End Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062457806
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Published: Quill Tree Books - December 18th, 2018

Sorcery of Thorns Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781481497626
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - June 30th, 2020

Shatter Me Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780062085504
Availability: Backordered - availability and arrival estimates will be provided when your order is processed
Published: HarperCollins - January 9th, 2018

Imprisoned at a young age, Juliette hurts, and even kills, everyone she touches. Is it a super power? A curse? A disease? No one knows, and no one dares to touch her. Until she meets someone who does...and lives to tell the tale.


The City of Ember: The First Book of Ember Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780375822735
Availability: Backordered - availability and arrival estimates will be provided when your order is processed
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 13th, 2003

Shadow and Bone (The Shadow and Bone Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250027436
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Published: Square Fish - May 7th, 2013