A Reading Life

Everett Public Library’s best books for adults in 2017

Stories about terror, grief, growth, body acceptance and more highlight some of the year’s top reads.

There’s no good or bad, just human in King’s ‘Sleeping Beauties’

Written by Stephen King and his son, the story is especially poignant for American women now.

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with reads, listens

Pay tribute to the contributions of indigenous people to national history and culture.

Did you know? Bats edition

Worthwhile Everett library reading and viewing about bats of the animal, sport and hero varieties.

‘The Hate U Give’ shows the burden of being black in America

Angie Thomas’ story of a teen girl covers the challenging experience of African Americans.

Modern atlases are about everything from fake places to beer

Gone are the stodgy tomes of old. In their place are lively, creative and wondrous works.

Worthwhile new music to listen to at Everett Public Library

Tyler, the Creator, Nine Inch Nails, funk, jazz, poetry, and more are all available this month.

Surrender to power pop with these listening recommendations

The Romantics, Raspberries and Cheap Trick used crunchy guitars, power chords and high energy.

Everett librarian’s to-be-read list is basically Christmas

The stories are about the experience of being a woman, are by women, and speak to the blogger.

Haunted history abounds in Everett

Delve into frightful past with podcasts, digital archives, old stories and more at Everett library.

November releases to check out from Everett Public Library

By Everett Public Library staff These titles – from established, new, and emerging authors – are some of the most anticipated new releases of the… Continue reading

Ali Benjamin’s “The Things About Jellyfish” follows a girl who lost her best friend, once to popularity and once to the sea.

Childhood friendships and grief at play in ‘The Thing about Jellyfish’

Ali Benjamin’s book follows a girl who lost her best friend, once to popularity and once to the sea.

Ali Benjamin’s “The Things About Jellyfish” follows a girl who lost her best friend, once to popularity and once to the sea.

Four audiobooks at Everett library for listening in the rain

Mysteries, scientific history, and science fiction make fall yard work breeze along.

Jaw fragment, bloody shirt and stranger things in Everett

The Everett Public Library’s Northwest Room is a treasure trove of oddities.

Quirky ‘One Out of Two’ finds strength together

Daniel Sada’s tale of identical twins growing up in a small town is unrealistic, deeply satisfying.

These are the books, comics, and shows you’re looking for

Star Wars stories aplenty at Everett Public Library to tide you over until The Last Jedi premieres.

Indulge in new wave hits on one album at Everett Public Library

New Wave Gold offers plenty of new wave crowd pleasers from the 1970s and ’80s.

Humans taste like pork, other cannibal info at Everett library

A collection of cannibal-related reading available at Everett Public Library.

‘A Piece of the World’ examines famous painter and his subject

The story swings between seasons in the life of Christina Olsen, famously painted by Andrew Wyeth.

October 2017 releases to check out at Everett Public Library

These titles are some of the most anticipated new releases of the month.