Top 3 Right Now: Lish McBride

This week we are featuring Lish McBride, author of the newly released Pyromantic. Lish is a local author with a dark sense of humor. Lish is definitely a sparkly unicorn, but if you meet her in person she may be missing her horn!   Lish confessed that she had a hard time picking three books. “So I […]

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Climate action and teens

Last weekend we celebrated Earth Day. At Sno-Isle Libraries we always have our planet on our mind. From compost bins in all of our community libraries to recycling used materials into new craft projects, we know our resources are limited and we try to be good stewards of the environment. Recently two nationally recognized leaders on climate […]

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Trailer Tuesday: You Don’t Know My Name

Trailer Tuesday: You Don’t Know My Name by Kristen Orlando

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The Reading Without Walls Challenge

Have you heard about the Reading Without Walls Challenge? National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature and author Gene Luen Yang wants you to expand your reading horizons, and get out of your comfort zone. Here is Gene to tell you more: Reading outside your own experience gives you a better understanding of other people and the world, making […]

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Vlog Squad: Done Dirt Cheap

Hannah has found another great book featuring strong female friendships, great writing, and a motorcycle club! Check out her review of Done Dirt Cheap by Sarah Nicole Lemon, then request the book from Sno-Isle Libraries today: https://goo.gl/9KHSqW

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Top 3 Right Now: Lindsey from the Coupeville Library

This week we are featuring Lindsey, whose friendly face can be seen at the Teen Events the Coupeville Library. The Beast is an Animal by Peternelle Van Arsdale. This dark fairy tale held me captive. I finished it in less than a day. When a superstitious village banishes twin sisters and their mother, bitterness and rage […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Rickey from our Granite Falls Branch

This week we are featuring Rickey, our teen services ninja from Granite Falls. Okay Rickey, whatcha been readin’ lately that’s worth recommending?  Divergent by Veronica Roth I am a huge fan of the Dystopian Sci-Fi genre (featuring popular series such as the Hunger Games and Maze Runner) and Veronica Roth’s “Divergent” Series will not disappoint […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Jillian from the Lake Stevens Library

This week we are featuring Jillian, who you may recognize from our Lake Stevens branch. Jillian, what are your top 3 books that you’ve read recently? MARTians by Blythe Woolston In a bleak near-future, Zoe “graduates early” from her joke of an educational program and takes a job at AllMART after her caregiver, Annamom, disappears to […]

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Vlog Squad: All in Pieces

Bernadette​ reviews All in Pieces by Suzanne Young, and recommends downloading audiobooks through Sno-Isle Libraries​’ app: OverDrive for Libraries​. Request the book here: https://goo.gl/dDY3aI

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Top 3 Right Now: Kathy S., the New Teen Librarian at Snohomish

This week we are featuring Kathy, who is the new Teen Librarian at our Snohomish branch.   Marysville students might recognize her as “that librarian who ate a bug at our assembly,” though, since she worked at our Marysville branch for many years and had some very memorable school visits to promote the library’s Explore […]

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