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Barn Owl Books is small independently owned bookstore in Quincy, CA. We are a general interested bookstore that sells new and some used books, as well as cards, journals, and a few other gift items. Barn Owl Books shares space with Feather River Outdoors.


The shelves at Barn Owl Books are filled with great books for everyone on your holiday gift list. This catalog features books selected by booksellers across Northern California. You can find these books plus more of our favorite books and gifts in the store or here on the website. Click here or the catalog at left to shop the holiday catalog online. Thank you for shopping with us this holiday season!







Support indie bookstores while listening to audiobooks. Barn Owl Books has partnered with to provide audiobooks.

Use Audible? Switch to and get an additional two free books! Offer not avaiable online. Stop in the store and let me know you've switched and I'll do the rest. Learn More







We now offer e-books! Visit our e-book storefront to get started! 

Download the  "My Must Read" App from Google Play or the iTunes Store.

Works on most devices! iPhone, iPad, Kindle Fire, Nook, and other Android devices.






Join Our Community Book Club!

Barn Owl Books partners with Quincy Public Library to offer a community book club. 

Meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Quincy Library Public Meeting Room from 4:30-5:30pm. 


November's Book is The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai. The meeting will be held Tuesday Nov 19 at 4:30pm. 

Debember's Book is The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden. The meeting will be held Tuesday Dec 17 at 4:30pm. 




Book Club Reads

The Great Believers: A Novel Cover Image
There There Cover Image
The Immortalists Cover Image
The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century Cover Image
The Overstory: A Novel Cover Image

Staff Picks

The Great Alone: A Novel Cover Image
An Orchestra of Minorities Cover Image
Olive, Again (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel Cover Image
The Last Train to London: A Novel Cover Image
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous: A Novel Cover Image

Kids and Young Adult Picks

Grumpy Monkey Party Time! Cover Image
Just Ask!: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You Cover Image
Klawde: Evil Alien Warlord Cat: The Spacedog Cometh #3 Cover Image
Shouting at the Rain Cover Image
Frankly in Love Cover Image