Readers’ Corner: If You Liked Dumplin’

Did you catch the Netflix premier of Dumplin’ on December 7th? This movie based off the delightful novel from author Julie Murphy spotlights a full figured teenager, a beauty pageant, and a love affair.  The hilarious, quietly poignant, and provocative Willowdean finds herself, although largely overweight, someone who is worthwhile and deserving happiness. This heroine is a great […]

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Readers’ Corner: Turtles All the Way Down

If you liked John Green’s recent novel, Turtles All the Way Down, then try something from this week’s featured booklist: If You Liked Turtles All the Way Down. Don’t forget to grab a box of tissues!   Marissa @ Mariner Library

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Readers’ Corner: If you Love Simon

If you read and loved Becky Albertalli’s novel Simon Vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, you’re probably excited about the movie adaptation, Love, Simon, coming out in March. And if that’s not enough excitement and love for you, check out this week’s featured teen booklist, which includes a bunch more books you’ll probably also love. If […]

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Readers’ Corner: If you like John Green…

If you’re a big fan of John Green, you’ve probably read all of his books by now. And you probably already know that his next book, Turtles All the Way Down, is coming out in October. If you need some ideas for good things to read in the meantime, try one (or more) of the […]

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Readers’ Corner: If you like the Warriors books…

This week’s featured teen booklist is for all of you fans of Erin Hunter’s books. Those include the Warriors (cats), Survivors (dogs), and Seekers (bears) series. So if you’re looking for something with adventure, animals, and magic, look no further than this list. Many of these are the first in a series, so you can […]

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Readers’ Corner: If You Liked Diary of a Wimpy Kid…

This week’s featured booklist is brand new to the Sno-Isle Teens page: Readalikes for Diary of a Wimpy Kid. If you’re looking for more humorous illustrated novels, this is the place to find them. These books aren’t quite graphic novels, but they’re so much more than just plain text. They have fun doodles, drawings, diary […]

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Readers’ Corner: If You Like the Young Elites

Are you a fan of Marie Lu’s novel The Young Elites? Are you looking for something similar to read? First, of course, read The Rose Society, which is the next book in the series. If you still want more, we have a booklist for that. Check out our other “Readalikes” lists for popular books, series, and […]

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Readers’ Corner: If You Like John Green…

John Green’s books are fantastic, and that’s why they’re almost always checked out with a holds queue a mile long. So what can you do if you need a dose of tragic, well-written, romantic, heart-breaking, beautiful, clever, realistic fiction RIGHT NOW? Try something from this week’s featured booklist: If You Like John Green… And if […]

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