Readers’ Corner: Superhero Comics

With all the new and amazing graphic novels coming out, I sometimes forget about the good old-fashioned superhero comics that started it all. This week’s featured teen booklist gives you a great selection of the best superhero comics you might have missed. We have Wonder Woman, Ms Marvel, Batgirl (who was a librarian, by the […]

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The best teen fiction we read in 2017

The end of the year always seems to be flooded with lists. Award lists (or finalists) are revealed like the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature and the Morris Award finalists, it seems like everyone has a best of list (including our own Sno-Isle list created by the Reader Service’s Team). 2017 was an incredible year […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Best Current Graphic Novel Series

This week we’re showcasing the best of currently-running graphic novel series for you, as decided on by Angela B., the teen librarian at our Mountlake Terrace community library. So, Angela, what are you itching to recommed to our lovely readers? “First off, it’s artwork time with Land of the Lustrous by Haruko Ichikawa. This series […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Graphic Novel Crossovers

This week, we’re featuring a post by Rickey, the teen services guru at our Granite Falls community library! “Are you at the end of your favorite TV show, movie, or book series, but you can’t wait for the next installment? Then look no further! Sno-Isle Libraries has a wide selection of Graphic Novel Crossovers, which […]

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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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