Category Archives: Readers Corner

Readers’ Corner: Stranger Things

Netflix’s TV show Stranger Things has been wildly popular around the globe, perhaps sucking up more internet bandwidth with teens than many of their social media accounts.  The show is set in the 80’s and begins when a young boy, Mikey, goes missing. His friends and family uncover many strange things while looking for him, including a […]

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Readers’ Corner: From YouTube to Our Shelves

This week the Readers’ Corner will help you discover the hype around a few of YouTube’s most notable celebrities and bloggers, and the books they write. Many people today spend countless hours browsing the site. YouTube can help you learn how to properly apply your makeup or let you explore different types of fashion. It […]

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Readers’ Corner: Realistic Fiction

Check out something fun with this week’s featured booklist: Realistic Fiction.   Marissa @ Mariner Library

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Readers’ Corner: Mental Health Resources

For National Suicide Prevention Week, our featured booklist focuses on Mental Health Resources. In Washington State, suicide is the second leading cause of death among teens. A group of more than 100 parents, teens, and other community members gathered at the Edmonds Library in April to discuss this serious topic and find out what kinds of resources […]

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Readers’ Corner: Superhero Comics

Whether you’re into Spider-Man, Squirrel Girl, or a completely new super hero altogether, there’s something in this booklist for everyone! So grab your cape and mask, and check out some of our favorite super heroes with this week’s featured booklist: Superhero Comics You Don’t Want to Miss.   Rickey @ Granite Falls Library

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Readers’ Corner: Graphic Novel Adaptations

Enjoy your favorite movies, series, and books as they’re reimagined with this week’s featured booklist: Graphic Novel Adaptations.    Marissa @ Mariner Library

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Readers’ Corner: Libraries Rock – Non-Fiction

With about a month left in our summer reading program, this week’s featured booklist focuses our Explore Summer: Libraries Rock! theme with a Non-Fiction booklist. The Teen Explore Summer program runs from June 1st through August 31st. Still need to register? Click here. Track your reading on one of our printable logs then turn it in at your community library […]

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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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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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Readers’ Corner: Libraries Rock – Graphic Novels

As we approach our Explore Summer program’s mid-way point, this week’s featured booklist focuses on the Libraries Rock! Graphic Novels theme. The Teen Explore Summer program runs from June 1st through August 31st. Still need to register? Click here. Track your reading on one of our printable logs then turn it in at your community library to pick up your […]

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