A Reading Life

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.

A look at one girl’s two lives in ‘Gallery of Unfinished Girls’

Lauren Karcz’s book is about a young artist who finds a magical place to paint. But at what cost?

‘Ban This Book’ is a lesson in great literature censorship

The story follows a girl, who accidentally starts the Banned Books Lending Library from her locker.

(Bad) sci-fi movies for lovers of snark at Everett library

‘Keep Watching the Skies!’ is a two-volume review of nearly 300 science fiction films from 1950-62.

Worthwhile reads for Hispanic Heritage Month in Washington

Check out these stories about Hispanic and Latino experiences in Washington state.

On the literary trail of real, living — and mythical — unicorns

By Linda, Everett Public Library staff Did you know that narwhals may be the ‘original’ unicorns? I found this information on page 31 in the… Continue reading

Devo was their name-o! An ode to the American pop band

By Ron, Everett Public Library staff Q: I’ve got a rhyme that comes in a riddle. What’s round on the ends and high in the… Continue reading

Get the childhood angst feels in graphic memoir ‘Real Friends’

By Carol, Everett Public Library staff Some things in life come easy to me. I’m excellent at pattern recognition, reading way past my bedtime, functioning… Continue reading

These books understand back-to-school struggle, fear, woe

By Jesse, Everett Public Library staff I’m hoping somebody can tell me where the summer went. Between visits from family, the Summer Reading crush, Eclipse… Continue reading

September 2017 releases available at Everett Public Library

from established, new, and emerging authors – are some of the most anticipated new releases of the… Continue reading

Summer sendoff music available at Everett Public Library

By Lisa, Everett Public library staff School is back in session and we’re hurtling towards Labor Day; it must be the end of the summer.… Continue reading