Monthly Archives: August 2017

Top 3 Right Now: Rob from Stanwood

This week we’re featuring Rob, the teen librarian at our Stanwood Community Library.   So, Rob, what books would you suggest for our local teens? Vinyl me, Please: 100 Albums You Need in Your Collection  “I’ve always been fascinated by books of lists. This is a good one. 100 albums you need, and why you […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Disappeared

Trailer Tuesday: Disappeared by Francisco X. Stork Contact Marta @ the Marysville Library with book trailer suggestions or post in the comments below.

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Readers’ Corner: Sports Fiction

If you’re a fan of any kind of sports, you’re going to love this week’s featured teen booklist: sports fiction. The list includes a wide variety of sports, from the obvious ones, like baseball and basketball, to the less common boxing, mountain climbing, and surfing. There are even a couple books about female football players. So […]

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Featured Event: Chalk Photography

Chalk Photography @ Snohomish Library Wednesday, August 16, 2017 2 – 3 p.m Have you ever dreamed of flying through the air? Or balancing on top of a tulip? Or visiting the moon? Use sidewalk chalk to draw a scene, then we will take a picture of you from above interacting with your scene. For […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: Zero Repeat Forever

This week we’re giving away an Advanced Reader’s Copy of Zero Repeat Forever by G.S. Prendergast. This isn’t out until August 29th, but you could be one of the first to read it! From the publisher: The 5th Wave meets Beauty and the Beast in this fast-paced and heart-stopping novel about an invasion of murderous creatures and one […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Kelli from Camano Island

This week we are featuring Kelli, our Teen programmer extraordinaire at our Camano Island community library. So, Kelli, what books are you excited about these days? Everland by Wendy Spinale “Great dystopian steampunk-filled interpretation of Peter Pan with a wonderfully alternative PP mythology. Normally I stay away from all things Peter Pan because, well, I […]

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Trailer Tuesday: The Hate U Give

Trailer Tuesday: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Contact Marta @ the Marysville Library with book trailer suggestions or post in the comments below.

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Readers’ Corner: Build a Better World with Teen Fiction

Can you believe it’s August already? The summer is flying by! But there’s still some time left to enjoy Teen Explore Summer. Find an event at a library near you, track your reading to earn votes, and read an inspiring book in the sunshine (with sunblock, of course). This week’s featured booklist is all about […]

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Featured Event: Origami Sculptures

Use the ancient art of paper-folding to build sculptures… Build 3D Origami Sculptures @ Mariner Library Tuesday, August 8, 2017 11 am – 12 pm Learn how to fold the basic pieces used for creating 3D origami sculptures. Then work together or individually to create animals, sky scrapers, and whatever else you can imagine! For […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: All the Crooked Saints

This week we’re giving away an Advanced Reader’s Copy of Maggie Stiefvater’s All the Crooked Saints. This book isn’t out until October 10th, 2017 but you could be one of the first to read it! From the publisher: Here is a thing everyone wants:  A miracle. Here is a thing everyone fears: What it takes to […]

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