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Readers’ Corner: If You Like the Young Elites

Are you a fan of Marie Lu’s novel The Young Elites? Are you looking for something similar to read? First, of course, read The Rose Society, which is the next book in the series. If you still want more, we have a booklist for that. Check out our other “Readalikes” lists for popular books, series, and […]

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This Week at the Library

Enjoy your Holiday break! Tuesday, December 22nd DIY for Teens: Winter Crafts 3:30 PM – Granite Falls Library Get crafty and make winter craft creations to take home and become inspired to try more! Also, learn about awesome library resources that can help boost your creativity. Teen Gaming 3:30 PM – Monroe Library Teens! Drop […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: Soundless

Hello everyone! This weekend we have a great Advanced Readers Copy for a book that is going to be huge, Soundless by local author Richelle Mead. From the publisher: For as long as Fei can remember, there has been no sound in her village, where rocky terrain and frequent avalanches prevent residents from self-sustaining. Fei […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Brin

This week we are featuring Brin from Marysville, who has some great picks for you! “Currently, my three favorite books are Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell, The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Garman, and An Abundance of Catherines, by John Green. The first of the three, Fangirl is my all time favorite book. The […]

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You Count – You Tell It

  Last week I read a story in the Everett Herald that made me remember why it’s so important that we have the freedom to report the news and share our opinions without censorship (http://www.heraldnet.com/article/20151212/NEWS02/151219727). I don’t know about you, but I regularly read the news online (and several blogs) so that I can be […]

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Trailer Tuesday: The sleeper and the spindle

Trailer Tuesday: The sleeper and the spindle by Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell While not a typical book trailer, we know you love Neil Gaiman. (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

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Readers’ Corner: It Happened to Me…

This week’s featured booklist is probably one of my favorites. I’ve read so many of the books on this list, and I’ve loved them all. These are all memoirs of teen experiences, and they range from very familiar stories to lives so extraordinary we can hardly comprehend them.  These are powerful, compelling stories. Sometimes heartbreaking, […]

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This Week at the Library

Monday, December 14th Tween STEAM Club: Physics 3:30 PM – Granite Falls Library Accelerate your learning and launch your creativity with a fun mixture of physics experiments. This session is for youth with extra potential energy, we can help them convert it into cool science learning that is fun and hands-on! During this session we […]

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Vlog Squad: Wandering Star

Vlog Squad: Wandering Star (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

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Weekend Book Giveaway: This Raging Light

The days are short and dark, so what we need is more light!  This week’s book is an ARC of This Raging Light by Estelle Laure, which sounds like a nice mix of serious issues, humor, and a bit of romance. From the publisher: Can the best thing happen at the worst time? Her dad went crazy. […]

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