Top 3 Right Now: Emily’s Top 3 Books to Read if You Loved The Hate U Give

This week Emily – the teen services librarian at our Monroe community library – has assembled an excellent Top 3 list of books to read if you loved the book The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. Take it away, Emily! “I read The Hate U Give last year and fell in love with Starr, her family, […]

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Trailer Tuesday: The Smoke Thieves

Unforgivable betrayals, devious motives, and forbidden love collide in The Smoke Thieves, the first installment of internationally bestselling author Sally Green’s epic new fantasy series.

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Readers’ Corner: Road Trips

With summer vacation right around the corner, this week’s booklist features Road Trip Novels. Nothing says freedom and adventure like a road trip!   Marissa @ Mariner Library

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Readers’ Corner: Libraries Rock! Fiction

Our 2018 Explore Summer reading program launched last Friday. This year’s theme is Libraries Rock! Find a book that will rock your world on this week’s featured booklist: Explore Summer – Libraries Rock! Teen Fiction. The Teen Explore Summer program runs from June 1st through August 31st. Still need to register? Click here. Track your reading on […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Ash Princess

For fans of Victoria Aveyard’s Red Queen and Sabaa Tahir’s An Ember in the Ashes, Ash Princess is an epic, new fantasy about a throne cruelly stolen and a girl, who must fight to take it back for her people.

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

This week we’re featuring a list of Rickey’s favorite recently-read books. Rickey is our teen services guru at our Granite Falls community library, so be sure to stop by and high five him if you’ve also enjoyed any of these titles!   So, Rickey, what are your top 3 titles right now? “Feeder by Patrick Weekes […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Obsidio

The conclusion to the bestselling Illuminae Files Science Fiction trilogy, Obsidio, by authors Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff, will blow your mind!

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Top 3 Right Now: Marta’s Top Audiobooks for your Family Roadtrip

This week’s we’re featuring a Top 3 list from from Marta, who is the “evil” librarian who releases zombie hordes during her special Minecraft event at the Marysville Library once per year. Here are her top 3 downloadable audio books that everyone in the family will enjoy on that summer road trip! These are guaranteed to […]

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Readers’ Corner: Homeless Teens

This week’s featured booklist centers on the tough issue of teens and homeless, and the painful struggles they must overcome. Homelessness may seem like a distant problem because it isn’t currently affecting anyone you know. However, on a single night in 2017, 2,135 unaccompanied youth were counted as homeless in Washington State alone out of […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Marina’s Favorite Reimagined Folk/Fairytales

This week we’re featuring a list of Marina’s favorite retellings of classic fairy tales and folk tales. Marina is the youth services librarian at our Marysville and Lakewood Smokey Point community libraries, and she clearly has excellent taste in books. So, Marina, what’s on your Top 3 list? “Berserker by Emmy Laybourne I’ll admit I’m a […]

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