Category Archives: Prose Bowl

Prose Bowl Top Bracket Winner Favorites, part 1

by Marina And we have a winner! Not the winning book. We already know what that is from a previous post. More precisely, we have one of our top finisher’s favorite reading list. From Michelle, creator of one of the top ten brackets, here is a list of five of her favorites that she read […]

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Prose Bowl: The Winner

by Jackie You voted, we listened. The Readers’ Services Team started off with over 300 titles, narrowed it down to 32, and you, the fine people of Snohomish and Island Counties have crowned The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins the winner of the 2015 Prose Bowl! Fifty-one weeks after publishing, Hawkins’ debut novel has […]


Prose Bowl: The Contenders

by Jackie Yesterday we announced Prose Bowl, but let’s take a closer look at the 32 books that are in contention to become Sno-Isle’s favorite book of 2015. As I said yesterday, we arranged the matches as though they were seeded sports teams, but here they are in order of popularity (most checkouts and holds […]

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Prose Bowl: Will Your Favorite Win?

by Jackie Will your favorite win? Participate in deciding Sno-Isle’s favorite read of the year! We’ve narrowed it down to 32 of the most popular recent books, and we’re looking for your help in determining our community’s 2015 favorite. We’ll announce the winning title on January 11, and invite the customer(s) with the most accurate […]