Readers’ Corner: Build a Better World with Graphic Novels

It’s summer vacation time, and you deserve some relaxation. Maybe you’re not excited about reading a long, dense novel, but you’d still like to read something meaningful and important. That’s where this week’s featured teen booklist comes in. It’s one of our specially created Teen Explore Summer booklists related to this summer’s theme: Build a […]

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Readers’ Corner: Eisner Awards

Have you heard of the Eisner Awards? If you’re at all into comic books and graphic novels, you should know about them. Technically called the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards, they’re basically the Oscars for comics and graphic novels. And for the 2017 awards, we’re lucky enough to have Sno-Isle’s very own Dawn Rutherford, Teen Services […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Space Dumplins

Trailer Tuesday: Space Dumplins by Craig Thompson

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Readers’ Corner: Fiction Graphic Novels

If you haven’t been reading graphic novels, you’re missing out. They’re not all superheroes and manga (although those can be pretty great too). Check out our list of great fiction graphic novels, and read some books with pictures this summer. This list only includes 25 of the hundreds of fantastic graphic novels available in the Sno-Isle catalog. […]

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Tuesday Trailer: Ms Marvel, No Normal

Tuesday Trailer: Ms Marvel, No Normal by G. Willow Wilson

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Top 3 Right Now: Jillian

This week we are featuring Jillian, who works at our Lake Stevens Library!  What books are you loving right now, Jillian?   MARTians by Blythe Woolston A delightfully subversive and subtle critique of consumer culture and the abuse of power in an environmentally-desolate twenty-minutes-into-the-future setting. Popular by Maya van Wagenen A girl’s charming, hilarious attempt […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Dare to Disappoint

Trailer Tuesday: Dare to Disappoint by Ozge Samanci

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Weekend Book Giveaway: Sunny Side Up

RainJust to stretch summer out a few more days, we have an Advanced Readers Copy of the cute new graphic novel Sunny Side Up by Jennifer L. Holm and her brother Matthew Holm! From the publisher: Following the lives of kids whose older brother’s delinquent behavior has thrown their family into chaos, Sunny Side Up is […]

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Readers’ Corner: Superhero Comics

I hope you’re have a super summer filled with reading and adventure and maybe even a little bit of education sprinkled on top. This week’s booklist goes with the Teen Explore Summer theme of Escape the Ordinary, and it’s all about superhero comics! From classic to modern, silly to serious, you could spend your whole […]

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