Readers’ Corner: Transgender & Gender-Fluid Journeys

This week’s featured teen booklist is about a group of people who are often misrepresented and misunderstood. Step inside the complex world of gender identity with one of these books about teens going through transgender and gender-fluid journeys. Every story is unique, and you’ll be moved by the many physical and emotional journeys presented here. […]

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Readers’ Corner: Non-Fiction in Graphic Novel Format

This week’s featured teen booklist is both fun and educational, and it’s one of my favorites: Non-Fiction in Graphic Novel Format. I love to learn about people, historical events, and complicated concepts, especially when they’re presented in a fun and easy-to-understand way. That’s exactly what you get with graphic non-fiction! Even the most dull or […]

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Readers’ Corner: War-Torn Lives

With Veterans Day coming up soon, it’s good to reflect on the reflect on the hardships of wartime. While our daily lives may not be impacted by war, teens in many parts of the world deal with this every day. And in our own communities, past wars have affected many lives. This week’s featured teen […]

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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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