Top 3 Soundtracks to Help you Stay Awake While Studying

This school year, we’re changing up our “Top 3 Right Now” recommendations to include all kinds of media – television shows, movies, music, and, of course, audiobooks and books in general.  We’ll be featuring recommendations from our community librarians, YA authors, and YOU (if you should choose to take on the challenge). Today’s list of “Top […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Kelli from Camano Island

This week we are featuring Kelli, our Teen programmer extraordinaire at our Camano Island community library. So, Kelli, what books are you excited about these days? Everland by Wendy Spinale “Great dystopian steampunk-filled interpretation of Peter Pan with a wonderfully alternative PP mythology. Normally I stay away from all things Peter Pan because, well, I […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Robyn from Darrington

This week we are featuring Robyn, your friendly teen services face at our Darrington community library. So, Robyn, what are your top 3 YA books right now? The Uglies by Scott Westerfeld “This is a fast easy read with plenty of creative dystopian adventure.” The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton “This read is a classic and […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Jayanne from Freeland

This week we are featuring Jayanne, the Teen Librarian at our Freeland branch. So, Jayanne, what have you read recently that you’d recommend to our readers? When Friendship Followed me Home by Paul Griffin Okay between the title and the cover, I was positive that the dog was going to die. I promise you that […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Kathryn from Clinton

This week we are featuring Kathryn, who you may recognize from our Clinton branch! So, Kathryn, what books have excited you recently? The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield. I LOVED THIS BOOK!! Dark family secrets, mystery and intrigue, a book for people who love books and a good story… “There is something about words. In expert […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Lindsey from the Coupeville Library

This week we are featuring Lindsey, whose friendly face can be seen at the Teen Events the Coupeville Library. The Beast is an Animal by Peternelle Van Arsdale. This dark fairy tale held me captive. I finished it in less than a day. When a superstitious village banishes twin sisters and their mother, bitterness and rage […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Rickey from our Granite Falls Branch

This week we are featuring Rickey, our teen services ninja from Granite Falls. Okay Rickey, whatcha been readin’ lately that’s worth recommending?  Divergent by Veronica Roth I am a huge fan of the Dystopian Sci-Fi genre (featuring popular series such as the Hunger Games and Maze Runner) and Veronica Roth’s “Divergent” Series will not disappoint […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Jillian from the Lake Stevens Library

This week we are featuring Jillian, who you may recognize from our Lake Stevens branch. Jillian, what are your top 3 books that you’ve read recently? MARTians by Blythe Woolston In a bleak near-future, Zoe “graduates early” from her joke of an educational program and takes a job at AllMART after her caregiver, Annamom, disappears to […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Kathy S., the New Teen Librarian at Snohomish

This week we are featuring Kathy, who is the new Teen Librarian at our Snohomish branch.   Marysville students might recognize her as “that librarian who ate a bug at our assembly,” though, since she worked at our Marysville branch for many years and had some very memorable school visits to promote the library’s Explore […]

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Top 3 Right Now: Deb Caletti

Local Northwest author Deb Caletti is our featured guest this week (and tomorrow HINT HINT)! She has so many great books, such as The Last Forever, The Story of Us, The Six Rules of Maybe, The Fortunes of Indigo Skye, Wild Roses, Honey, Baby, Sweetheart, and my personal favorite The Nature of Jade.  Deb, your new book Essential Maps for the Lost looks awesome! […]

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