Monthly Archives: February 2015

Readers’ Corner: Heartbreak

That most angst-filled holiday of the year is finally over. In case it didn’t go so well for you, this week’s featured booklist about heartbreak might help. Instead of crushing candy hearts with a hammer or eating ice cream straight from the tub, why not read about other teens who have lost love and managed to […]

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This Week at the Library

Everyone have a great Presidents Day.  The holiday not only celebrates George Washington’s Birthday (FYI February 22nd) but celebrates all Presidents, including Teddy Roosevelt, who gave a 90 minute campaign speech after being shot in the chest (before going to the hospital), and James Garfield who could write Latin with one hand and Greek with the […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: I Remember You

I try not to let it show, but I’m a big softy and something of a romantic.  So for Valentines Day weekend I just had to find you a love story…or is it?   Check out I Remember You by Cathleen Davitt Bell: From the publisher: Lucas and Juliet couldn’t be more different from each other. […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Lisa

Say hello to Lisa, our Teen Librarian from the Edmonds Library, who is our featured reader this week. Lisa, what books are you loving right now? Shadow Hero by Gene Luen Lang Another winner from Gene Luen Lang – of course I was going to read it! An ordinary boy who just wants to work […]

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Library Hack: Science fair projects

It can be hard to find the information you need to pull together a great experiment for the science fair. At the Sno-Isle Teens Homework Resources Science & Health page we have pulled together several databases and websites that will help you. To find the Science & Health page, go to the Sno-Isle Libraries website, click […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Teh Winner’s Curse

Trailer Tuesday: The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

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Readers’ Corner: Romance

Valentine’s Day is coming up, and this week’s featured booklist is just for you romantics out there. (If you’re against all this mushy love stuff, hang in there. There will be something for you later.) Yes, this week’s booklist is all about romance.  If you’re a fan of YA romance, you’re probably familiar with some […]

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This Week at the Library

There is a ton of stuff this week at a library near you and especially on Wednesday … Seriously … lots of stuff. Tuesday, February 10th Teen Gaming 3:00 PM in Monroe Teens! Drop in for some video games! Mario Cart, Smash Brothers, Nintendoland and more! Provided by The Friends Of The Library. Would you prefer […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: All the Bright Places

This week’s book is getting a whole lot of buzz (and some comparisons to both Eleanor and Park plus The Fault in Our Stars) AND it is apparently being made into a movie staring Elle Fanning right now!  Does that put it on your Must Read list?  What is this new wonder?  All the Bright […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Emily

This week we are featuring Emily, who recently became our Teen Librarian for the Monroe Library, and owns some of the coolest pants I’ve ever seen: Emily, what book have you been excited about lately? “Little Brother by Cory Doctorow – Come for the rabble-rousing and hacktivism, stay for the real-world discussions of cyber security. […]

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