Tuesday Trailer: Samurai Rising

Tuesday Trailer: Samurai Rising : the epic life of Minamoto Yoshitsune by Pamela S. Turner  

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Readers’ Corner: Pop Culture and Philosophy

I don’t know about you, but I love it when someone digs deeper into something from popular culture, like a TV show or video game, and relates it to something significant in the real world. If you don’t know what I mean, you will soon. This week I’m featuring a series of books that you may […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Give Me Wings

Trailer Tuesday: Give Me Wings: How a Choir of Former Slaves Took on the World by Kathy Lowinger

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Trailer Tuesday: The Bite of the Mango

Trailer Tuesday: The Bite of the Mango by Mariatu Kamara and Susan McClelland

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Tuesday Trailer: Symphony for the City of the Dead: An Interview with M.T. Anderson

Symphony for the City of the Dead by M.T. Anderson

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Tuesday Trailer: Poop Happened

Tuesday Trailer: Poop Happened! : a History of the World from the Bottom Up by Sarah Albee

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Readers’ Corner: Graphic Nonfiction

The graphic format isn’t just for fiction anymore. This week’s featured booklist highlights some of the best nonfiction presented in graphic or comic book format.  While you’re relaxing this summer, you could actually learn something by reading a nonfiction graphic “novel.” Happy reading! Melleny @ Mukilteo Library

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Readers’ Corner: Science & Technology

The end of Teen Tech Month is almost here, and I hope your Teen Video Blogger Contest entry is ready to submit by tomorrow! This week’s featured booklist will wrap up the month with a whole bunch of super interesting non-fiction titles related to science and technology. There are so many fascinating things to be […]

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Readers’ Corner: Non-Fiction Homework Helpers

Sometimes teachers ask you to find and read an informative book that’s more than 300 pages long. Sometimes you need to read an autobiography or memoir for an assignment that’s due in two days, so you want something short.  Instead of staring at stacks and stacks of books, judging them only by their width and […]

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