Monthly Archives: July 2018

Trailer Tuesday: Life L1k3

From Jay Kristoff, the coauthor of the New York Times bestselling Illuminae Files comes, Life L1k3, the first book in a new series that’s part Romeo and Juliet, part Terminator, and all adrenaline.

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Readers’ Corner: Books to Read Before You Watch the Movie

This week’s booklist features a wonderful selection of Books to Read Before You Watch the Movie. The Darkest Minds, a movie based loosely off of Alexandra Bracken’s The Darkest Minds series, releases this Friday, August 3rd. You may even recognize the main character’s actress, Amandla Stenberg. She plays Rue in The Hunger Games and is […]

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Featured Event Explore Summer: Self Defense

Photo courtesy of Seven Star Women’s Kung Fu   Sultan Library Tuesday, July 31: 1:00pm – 2:30pm Instructed by 7th degree black belt Michelle McVadon and her team. Open to boys and girls ages 11-18. Please preregister. Funded by Friends of the Sultan Library. Please meet at the Osprey Park. Mariner Library Friday, August 03: 6:30pm […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Kelli’s Top 3 Maker Books

This week we’re featuring a Top 3 list from Kelli, our teen services specialist from our Camano Island community library. Take it away, Kelli! “I really enjoy creating things with my hands, and I’m passionate about getting the word out about the awesomeness that is Arduino (Arduino = an easy-to-use electronics platform used by hackers […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Batman: Nightwalker

Fans of Batman and superheros alike should definitely check out this new novel, Batman: Nightwalker, by Mary Lu.

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Featured Event- Hogwarts Summer School

Granite Falls Library – Granite Falls Meeting Room Saturday, July 28: 11:00am – 3:00pm An all ages community event. Step into the magical world of Harry Potter and join us for a day full of enchanting activities at the 2nd annual Hogwarts Summer School at the Granite Falls Library! For all ages. Please preregister. https://sno-isle.libnet.info/events? […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Jillian’s Top 3 Recent Reads

This week we’re featuring a Top 3 List from Jillian, our teen services guru at the Lake Stevens community library. Jillian, what’s at the top of your recently read list? “Water in May by Ismee Williams Fifteen-year-old Mari, a Dominican-American girl, learns her much-hoped-for baby has a serious heart defect, and she must stand up […]

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Trailer Tuesday: The Cheerleaders

Make sure to place a hold on a copy of The Cheerleaders, an engrossing thriller by Kara Thomas!

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Readers’ Corner: Your Money, Your Future!

Whether you’re interested in saving up for your next trip with friends, looking to save for college, or interested in creating your own cool startup, this week’s featured booklist is sure to have something useful on it. The Your Money, Your Future! booklist offers a variety of helpful guides, inspiration, practical advice, and strategy to help you […]

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Featured Event- Explore Summer! Battle of the Bands – Tween Tuesday

Is it live or virtual? Marysville Library – Marysville Large Meeting Room Tuesday, July 17: 3:30pm – 4:30pm Using science, creativity, and video games , we’ll compare real instruments to virtual ones and discover what makes the best musical experience.

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