Author Archives: Abby Reveles

So Long, Folks!

  Well, the time has come to formally change out of our blogging hats and move our creativity to a different social media venue. A lot has changed since the blog started in 2014, including how teens talk and share online. We think there might be better ways to communicate than a blog, and we’re going […]

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BookTube: Problems Only Book Lovers Understand

There’s nothing like the joy of getting lost in an excellent book… but how about all these other pesky problems that come up while you’re engrossed in a world between the pages? This video featuring LeVar Burton’s is oh-so-relatable!

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BookTube: Your Favorite Authors’ Favorite Words

Do you have a favorite word? One that’s fun to say or evokes a visceral reaction that makes you happy deep, deep down in your nerdy heart? Check out Epic Reads’ excellent compilation of your favorite YA authors answering that very question.

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BookTube: Jenny Han Talks Love and Coziness on The Daily Show

Have you seen the Netflix adaptation of Jenny Han’s lovely book To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before? The sequel is rumored to be a top priority for Netflix in 2019, and we love this interview with Jenny Han about keeping her characters true to themselves, even in film adaptations.

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Booktube: Most Anticipated Books of 2019

This is the time of year where many BookTubers are creating their lists of their Best Reads of 2018 and lists of the books coming out next year that they’re most excited about. The fabulous vlogger Thoughts on Tomes created a great video list of her most anticipated upcoming releases for 2019 – are you […]

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BookTube: Top 5 Book-to-Movie Adaptations for 2019

For your viewing pleasure, The Artisan Geek has a great list of the book-to-movie adaptations scheduled for release next year. There’s also a great Book Riot list of upcoming adaptations: Which one are you looking forward to most?

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BookTube: Dumplin’ Official Trailer

Netflix just put out their first trailer for their upcoming adaptation of Julie Murphy’s book, Dumplin’, and we cannot wait to see if they can do this fabulous book justice! Oh, and here’s a link to all the different formats we own of this book, too, in case you’d like to request it to compare […]

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Robyn’s Top 3 Classic “Banned Books”

This week – in honor of Banned Books Week – Robyn from our Darrington Library has a list of her top 3 classic books that have at one point or another inspired outrage and demands for censorship throughout the United States. Take it away, Robyn! “I am something of a rebel in disguise. Although this […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Emily’s Top 3 Books for Business-Minded Teens

This week we’re featuring a Top 3 List from Emily, our brand-new Business Services Librarian (and the former Teen Services Librarian at our Monroe community library.) This is her farewell post, (*sniffle*), so we hope you’ll enjoy her suggestions. Take it away, Emily! “Hi, Sno-Isle Teens! I have loved being a teen librarian for the […]

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

This week we’re featuring a top 3 list by Lindsey, the teen services guru at our Coupeville community library. Take it away, Lindsey! “Hello, hello! I’m back again to tell you about a few great books I’ve read recently. Scream All Night by Derek Milman is a blend of horror comedy and family drama starring […]

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