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Valentines Day brings up all sorts of feels for people. From outrage to bliss, it is hard to find anyone who doesn’t have some opinion on this holiday focused on romance. But I think it is nice to celebrate other types of love, too. Especially the love one feels for their library! What do you […]

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Readers’ Corner: The Importance of Diversity

Most of the booklists on the Sno-Isle Teens “Find a Good Book” page are curated and kept up-to-date by librarians, but this week’s featured list is a little different. The titles selected for The Importance of Diversity were selected by teens! More specifically, they were chosen by the wonderful Sno-Isle Libraries Teen Ambassadors. They picked […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Grace

This week we are featuring Grace, our Teen Ambassador from Monroe: Cute hat, Grace! What books are your Top 3 Right Now? “I’ve been in a reading slump lately, so I decided to re-read Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. During the Autumn and Winter time, I love reading the Harry Potter series. The magic […]

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The Importance of Diversity

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is more than just another holiday from school or work. It is a day when we reflect on equality, public service, and the value of diversity in our culture. In honor of this day, our Teen Ambassadors reflect on what diversity means to them, and share some of their favorite […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Jonathan

This week we are featuring Teen Ambassador Jonathan, from Lynnwood! So Jonathan, tell us about some great books… The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom “This is my favorite book because it talks about the importance value of time.  I enjoy how Mitch Albom talks about the value of time from two points of view: a teen who wants […]

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Vlog Squad Guest Post: Violent Ends

This week we have a book review from one of our Teen Ambassadors, Avalise, from Stanwood sharing Violent Ends by Shaun David Hutchinson. While this may be too scary and depressing for younger teens, it is fascinating look at a school shooting, written collaboratively by 17 authors! Request it from Sno-Isle Libraries today: https://goo.gl/nQGIXE

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Homework Hacks: Mango Language

Mango Languages is the app to go to for learning new languages and unique speaking styles. I first discovered the app when I was trying to learn French over the summer.  Mango Languages has been extremely helpful in teaching me how to say everyday conversations such as greeting, introductions, and much more.  It has also […]

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Homework Hacks: National Geographic

Okay, so you survived your first month of school… Hooray! But what have we really done so far? A couple syllabi, a bit of homework, a pre test here and there. I don’t mean to make you worry- but here come the big projects! Lucky for you, I’m here to save the day! More like […]

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Homework Hacks: Job & Career Accelerator

Hi everyone!! College can be super scary, especially if you don’t know how exactly to prepare for it. Maybe you have no idea how to study for the SAT or the ACT. Or maybe you don’t know how to write a good personal essay for college apps. Or, maybe you’re just not sure what you […]

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Homework Hacks: Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Hey, teens! Looking for some help with your Government or History homework? I’ve got you covered! My favorite library resource is Opposing Viewpoints in Context. This resource is SO helpful because it lists tons of big issues from Globalization to Vaccines, and gives you information from different viewpoints! This resource gives you information in different […]

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