Monthly Archives: May 2017

Readers’ Corner: If you like the Warriors books…

This week’s featured teen booklist is for all of you fans of Erin Hunter’s books. Those include the Warriors (cats), Survivors (dogs), and Seekers (bears) series. So if you’re looking for something with adventure, animals, and magic, look no further than this list. Many of these are the first in a series, so you can […]

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Tuesday Trailer: Denton Little’s Deathdate

Tuesday Trailer: Denton Little’s Deathdate by Lance Rubin

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Featured Event: Junior Monroe Wednesday Writers

Looking for some feedback or support for your writing? Try this out… Junior Monroe Wednesday Writers @ Monroe Library Wednesday, May 31 4:30 – 5:30 pm Calling all teen writers! Looking for a supportive place to share your writing? Join the Junior Monroe Wednesday Writers and get feedback and guidance from your peers and library […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: When Dimple Met Rishi

This week we’re giving away an Advanced Reading Copy of When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon. It will be released on Tuesday, May 30th and you could be one of the first people to read it! From the publisher: A laugh-out-loud, heartfelt YA romantic comedy, told in alternating perspectives, about two Indian-American teens whose parents have […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Emily from Monroe

This week we are featuring Emily, our teen librarian at the Monroe branch. So, Emily, what have you read lately that you think others should check out? Moon Girl and the Devil Dinosaur, Vol. 1 by Brandon Montclare I love Lunella Lafayette! She’s smart, fearless, and has her own underground secret lab. Volume 2 just […]

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Tuesday Trailer: Blood Rose Rebellion

Tuesday Trailer: Blood Rose Rebellion by Rosalyn Eves

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Readers’ Corner: Life During Wartime

This week’s featured teen booklist is one of YALSA’s lists of Popular Paperbacks, and the theme is Conflicted: Life During Wartime. It includes books portraying teens surviving in times of war. Whether you want to immerse yourself in the American Revolution, the Chinese Boxer Rebellion, or the more current plight of Ugandan child soldiers, you’ll find […]

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Featured Event: Cupcakes

Ready for a cupcake challenge? DIY Cupcake Creations @ Granite Falls Library Thursday, May 25 3:30 – 5:30 pm Design your very own edible delights with friends, and see who can create the tastiest cupcake! Please register for this event. For grades 4-12.

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Weekend Book Giveaway: Spill Zone

You probably know Scott Westerfeld for his great series, such as Uglies, Midnighters, and the Leviathan trilogy. Now he has an amazing new graphic novel coming out, which you definitely are going to want to read! From the publisher: Nobody’s ever really explained the Spill. Was it an angelic visitation? A nanotech accident? A porthole […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Marta from Marysville

This week we are featuring Marta, the Teen Librarian from our Marysville branch. So, Marta, what have you read lately that you’d put in your top 3? Flying Lessons & Other Stories, edited by Ellen Oh Because it’s got all the awesome authors in one book and it starts and ends with two fabulous basketball stories. […]

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