Trailer Tuesday: Minecraft

Trailer Tuesday: Minecraft : An Unofficial Guide With New Facts and Commands by ConCrafter

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Readers’ Corner: History

Despite the evidence that may be presented in your school textbooks, history is a fascinating topic. This week’s featured teen booklist includes non-fiction historical accounts that will make you excited about history again. These books vary in time and place, but they will all capture your interest and imagination. It’s not just about names and […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Stormy Seas: Stories of Young Boat Refugees

Trailer Tuesday: Stormy Seas: Stories of Young Boat Refugees by Mary Beth Leatherdale

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Top 3 Right Now: J. Marin Younker

This week we are featuring local author J. M. Younker who used to be one of our own Sno-Isle librarians! Her awesome (and gross!) book, Blister, Bleed, Puke and Purge: The Dirty Secrets Behind Early American Medicine was released last year. Fun Fact: Twice, when my kiddos’ were sick, I caught their barf which is how […]

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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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