Monthly Archives: February 2015

Weekend Book Giveaway: Breakout

We love our local authors!  Yesterday you met Kevin Emerson, and today we are excited to share with you an ARC of his new book Breakout: From the publisher: When Anthony’s angst-ridden rock ‘n’ roll lyrics go viral, he’s unwittingly cast as the school rebel. The truth is, he’s not trying to be anyone’s hero. […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Kevin Emerson

This week our featured reader is local Seattle author Kevin Emerson.  You may know him from his awesome Atlanteans series, Exile, and Carlos is Gonna Get It.  His new book is called Breakout (and we will be giving away a copy tomorrow!) So, Kevin, what are your top three books right now? “The Martian Chronicles […]

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Library Hack: Lynda.com

If you haven’t already seen the ads, we have a brand new video contest coming up next month: If you love gushing about your favorite books, you should seriously consider entering this.  Not only can you win a gift card for Best Buy, you can get a chance for a unique volunteer opportunity, as an […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Endgame: The Calling

Trailer Tuesday: Endgame: The Calling by James Frey (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

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Readers’ Corner: Eco-Fiction

This week’s featured booklist is a new one on a trending topic: Eco-Fiction – Where Could Climate Change Take Us? If you enjoy a good dystopian adventure or post-apocalyptic adventure, this is the list for you.  These stories imagine our future environmental collapse in a variety of ways, including devastation caused by a new ice age, […]

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This Week at the Library

Lots of Screen time this week at the library, with tons of Gaming and Movie options.  Not into either of those things?  Luckily the library would never let you down, we have plenty of other programs as well. Tuesday, February 24th  Teen Gaming: 3:00 Monroe Teens! Drop in for some video games! Mario Cart, Smash […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: Ghosts of Heaven

This week we have an Advanced Readers Copy from the remarkable Marcus Sedgwick, author of The Book of Dead Days, Midwinterblood, My Swordhand is Singing, Revolver, and last year’s She is Not Invisible.  While I have not enjoyed every book he has written, I admire his bravery in trying radically different things, and trusting teen […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Laura

This week we are featuring our Arlington Teen Librarian, Laura!  Many of you may know her from the awesome after-hours events she has thrown at both the Arlington and Marysville libraries.  This is a librarian who knows how to have fun! So what are you loving these days, Laura? “We Were Liars by e. Lockhart: […]

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Library Hack: My Library

Did you know that each Sno-Isle Library has a designated person in charge of all things Teen? It’s true. And you can learn more about your very own Teen Librarian by clicking on their avatar in the My Library section of the Sno-Isle Teens website.  This is also a quick way to see what teen […]

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Trailer Tuesday: The One

Trailer Tuesday: The One by Kiera Cass (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

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