Monthly Archives: May 2015

Summer is coming…

If the beautiful weather and end-of-school restlessness didn’t tip you off, it is almost summer! And of course, Sno-Isle Libraries is planning all kinds of fun things to keep you from falling under the curse of the dreaded Summer Slump. Sign up starting June 1, 2015 to take part in Explore Summer! The countdown is […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Dorothy Must Die

Trailer Tuesday: Dorothy Must Die by D. M. Paige (Source:

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First to request?

Yes, I was that kid.

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Readers’ Corner: Novels in Verse

This week’s featured booklist has some excellent stories that you can read very quickly and then get back to your end-of-the-school-year studies. These are novels in verse, stories told in poetry. When you want the beauty of poetry, but also the compelling plot line of a story, it’s time to grab a novel in verse.  […]

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This Week at the Library

Tuesday, May 19th Teen Gaming 3:30 PM – Monroe Library Teens! Drop in for some video games! Mario Cart, Smash Brothers, Nintendoland and more! Provided by the Friends of the Monroe Library.  Oak Harbor Music Festival Teen Talent Contest Audition Help Drop-in 5:00 PM – Oak Harbor Library Do you need help filming and uploading […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: Zeroboxer

This week we have a brand new title by Northwest author Fonda Lee called Zeroboxer, which is an awesome mix of science fiction, action, adventure, fighting, and secrets. From the publisher: A rising star in the weightless combat sport of zeroboxing, Carr “the Raptor” Luka dreams of winning the championship title. Recognizing his talent, the […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Fonda Lee

This week we are featuring another great local author, Fonda Lee, who has just come out with a really exciting book called Zeroboxer (check back tomorrow for a chance to win a copy!) So tell us, Fonda, when you aren’t kicking butt, what books are you recommending these days? “PHOENIX ISLAND by John Dixon This […]

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Library Hack: Sno-Isle on YouTube

Did you know that Sno-Isle Libraries has a YouTube channel? Yep. You can find recordings of special library events and programs, and inspiring stories of library users. But you might be most interested in the how-to videos for Sno-Isle’s digital resources.  Learn how to stream and download free music and videos with Freegal and Hoopla! […]

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Trailer Tuesday: No Safety in Numbers

Trailer Tuesday: No Safety in Numbers by Dayna Lorentz (Source:

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Readers’ Corner: 2015 Teens’ Top Ten Nominees

The nominees for this year’s Teens’ Top Ten have been announced, so it’s time to start reading! You can vote for your favorites beginning in August.  Sno-Isle has all of these books in the catalog, some in multiple formats like ebook and audiobook.  If you’d like a printable list of the 24 nominees, including short […]

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