Trailer Tuesday: The Dark Days Club

Trailer Tuesday: The Dark Days Club by Alison Goodman, first in the Lady Helen novels. The second book, The Dark Days Pact is also at Sno-Isle Libraries. Post your book trailer suggestions in the comments below.

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Trailer Tuesday: Sink or Swim

Trailer Tuesday: Sink or Swim by Steve Watkins Contact Marta @ the Marysville Library with book trailer suggestions or post in the comments below.

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Trailer Tuesday: Refugee

Trailer Tuesday: Refugee by Alan Gratz And if you’re interested in the topic of refugee, see SIL Teen’s Immigrants, Refugees, and Human Rights Abuses booklist. Contact Marta @ the Marysville Library with book trailer suggestions or post in the comments below.

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Readers’ Corner: Historical Fiction Around the World

I hope you enjoyed your long Thanksgiving weekend and had some time to eat good food and make great memories with family and friends. For this week’s featured teen booklist, we’re traveling back in time. Waaaay back in time. This week’s books take place in the centuries between the 500s and the 1300s, and they […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: Suspect Red

This week we’re giving away an Advanced Reader’s Copy of Suspect Red by L.M. Elliott. This won’t be published until September 19th, 2017 but you could be one of the first to read this historical thriller! Isn’t this cover amazing? From the publisher: It’s 1953, and the United States has just executed an American couple convicted […]

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Weekend Book Giveaway: Odd & True

This week we’re giving away an Advanced Reading Copy of Odd &True by Cat Winters. This isn’t published until September 12th, 2017 and you could be one of the first to read this historical horror novel! From the publisher: Trudchen grew up hearing Odette’s stories of their monster-slaying mother and a magician’s curse. But now that […]

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Reader’s Corner: Based on a True Story

Hello, readers! This week’s featured teen booklist is not entirely fiction, but also not quite nonfiction. In each of these fictional accounts based on true stories, the author has taken some liberties to make an intriguing story, but it’s still grounded in actual events and settings, and sometimes actual lives. These are stories that could […]

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Readers’ Corner: USA before 1800

Happy Almost Fourth of July! I hope you’re having an amazing summer, enjoying the sunshine and the time to catch up on reading. This week’s featured booklist is filled with historical fiction that might interest you this week — it’s all about the United States before the year 1800. That includes a wide variety of […]

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Readers’ Corner: Life During Wartime

This week’s featured teen booklist is one of YALSA’s lists of Popular Paperbacks, and the theme is Conflicted: Life During Wartime. It includes books portraying teens surviving in times of war. Whether you want to immerse yourself in the American Revolution, the Chinese Boxer Rebellion, or the more current plight of Ugandan child soldiers, you’ll find […]

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Readers’ Corner: The Ancient World

This week’s featured booklist probably has quite a few books you’ve never read, or even heard of. It’s one of our Historical Fiction booklists, and it goes way back for subject matter. Although this time period’s fiction hasn’t reached the kind of popularity of some other time periods (like World War II), it’s still rich […]

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