Monthly Archives: November 2015

Readers’ Corner: Hispanic Teens

I hope you all had a happy Thanksgiving weekend and are keeping warm in the frosty weather! Today’s featured booklist is all about Hispanic teens in America.  The list includes books with Hispanic protagonists, some of whom are dealing with the issues faced by Hispanic people in the U.S., and others are just dealing with […]

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Vlog Squad: On the Jellicoe Road

Vlog Squad: On the Jellicoe Road (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

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Weekend Book Giveaway: Calvin

This week we are featuring an advanced readers copy of one of my favorite books this year, Calvin by Martine Leavitt, which I’m betting is unlike anything you have ever read.  From the publisher: Seventeen-year-old Calvin has always known his fate is linked to the comic book character from Calvin & Hobbes. He was born […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Andrew

This week we are featuring another one of our Power Readers, Andrew from Lake Stevens: So, what books are you loving right now, Andrew? The Outcasts – John Flanagan This gripping read is about a band of misfits who work together to become legends. Warriors – Erin Hunter This series is about a bunch of […]

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Introducing: You Count!

For the last year we have been sharing our favorite Library Hacks with you…great tips and tricks about how to get the most out of Sno-Isle Libraries. If you missed the series, you can find more by clicking on our tab below for #libraryhack. Now for something completely different… I always think of the library […]

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Trailer Tuesday: The Rest of Us Just Live Here

Trailer Tuesday: The rest of us just live here by Patrick Ness (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

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Readers’ Corner: Books Everyone Should Read

In November, for Teen Read Month, Sno-Isle teens were invited to submit the books they think everyone should read. Check out their reasons on this week’s featured booklist.  What would you add to the list? Happy reading! Melleny @ Mukilteo Library

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Vlog Squad: The Distance from Me to You

Vlog Squad: The Distance from Me to You (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

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Weekend Book Giveaway: Dangerous Lies

This week we have an ARC of the thrilling brand new Becca Fitzpatrick book: Dangerous Lies! From the publisher: A teen is forced to make a fresh start after witnessing a violent crime–but love and danger find her anyway. Stella Gordon’s life is a lie. She does not belong in Thunder Basin, Nebraska. As the star […]

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National Book Awards Announced!

Here in Libraryland, this is a pretty big dealeo. The winner for Young People’s Literature (you know, TEEN) is one of my long time favorite authors Neal Shusterman for his book Challenger Deep. From the National Book Foundation: Caden Bosch is on a ship that’s headed for the deepest point on Earth: Challenger Deep, the […]

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