Monthly Archives: November 2014

Readers’ Corner: Football

Football season is in full swing now, and we have a brand new Sno-Isle teen booklist to go with it. (Go Hawks!) There’s something for everyone on this list – even if you’re not a die-hard football fan (but especially if you are). Action, humor, history, romance, drama, and even a graphic novel. These books […]

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This Week at the Library – Part Two

There is just so much going on this week I wanted to make sure nothing gets missed!  Especially this special performance by Book-It Repertory Theater at the Monroe Library on Thursday, Novermber 20th at 7:00 pm. On Friday November 21st at 12:30 pm the Coupeville Library is hosting the Island County Astronomical Society for a […]

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This Week at the Library – Special STEAM Edition

This week’s big news is about the Tween STEAM Club workshops presented by the Pacific Science Center.  Six libraries will each host a four session series on one of three topics.  Space is limited, so it’s important that you register if you want to participate.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.  Check the list below for the […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: A Little Something Different

It is that time of year when, like leaves falling from trees, the homework is really piling up.  You deserve a break.  Something nice and fluffy and light.  Maybe a sweet college romance, featuring a squirrel and an opinionated bench? From the publisher: The creative writing teacher, the delivery guy, the local Starbucks baristas, his […]

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Library Hacks – hoopla instant access

Do you love checking out movies and music from the library, but get frustrated by the long wait for some items? Try Hoopla for instant access to popular favorites!  It’s easy to get started: Register for an account by visiting hoopladigital.com or using the hoopla app on your iOS or Android mobile device and clicking […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Hannah M.

This week we are featuring our first teen reader, Hannah M!  She has an awesome blog where she does book recommendations called The Perspective of a Dramaqueen, which you should totally check out. Here is Hannah, and her sister: “(That’s my sister Amanda in the back. She also approves of all of these books.) 🙂 […]

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Trailer Tuesday: The Nightmare Affair

Trailer Tuesday: The Nightmare Affair by Mindee Arnett (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

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Readers’ Corner: War Torn Lives

Tomorrow we honor our veterans, who have sacrificed much to make sure we are able to live the way we do. We have it pretty good here, although it doesn’t always seem like it.  This week’s featured booklist is War Torn Lives, and it includes several non-fiction titles that will help you understand what it’s […]

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This Week at the Library

Could you walk 2,833 miles in 165 days?  That’s exactly what Freeland resident Cameron Coupe and his friend Zan Roman did earlier this year to raise money for Seattle Children’s Hospital.  You can meet Cameron and hear about their amazing journey from Seattle to New York City on Monday, November 10th at the Freeland Library, […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: Firebug

Is the creeping cold winter weather bumming you out?  Need a hot new read to warm you up?  This could be your lucky weekend…you have a chance to win Lish McBride’s great new book Firebug. From the publisher: Ava is a firebug–she can start fires with her mind. Which would all be well and good […]

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