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    Shelf Talker, Staff Picks displayed on a shelf (template can be found in Flyers - Half)

    Shelf Talkers: students complete shelf talker to recommend a book. Model with first classroom read aloud. Shelf talker must contain: title of book, author, color, eye-catching illustration, persuasive language, and teaser summary of book giving setting, character(s), problem, plot preview, description of author's style.

    Question of the Moment in the library display. Students and staff answer on sticky notes. How about LITERARY questions? Neat idea.

    Undead and well read. Zombie library display.

    Two separate engaging and creative lessons.

    Shelf Talker, Staff Picks (in the half-flyers section!)

    Great idea from Pickerington Public Library in Ohio. Shelf-talkers with staff book recommendations and reviews.

    shelf markers directing students to other similar authors or series they should check out

    "Awesome Box" at circulation desk. Patrons put in books, CDs, DVDs, whatever they thought was awesome and the staff keeps a list on the website.

    Book Tasting Menu <-- I've done several book tastings, but this menu is awesome

    Library Displays

    Hollywood Walk of Fame! Use for books that have been made into movies?

    Mugshots... great idea for a fun Family Reading Night activity! This is for banned books. Might be cute to take a pic of all staff holding up their favorite book for literacy night.

    Wake County public library display of red books in February. Cary branch, on Academy Drive.

    Ways to display/highlight eBooks courtesy of Florida International University (FIU) Library.

    promo eBooks via our library catalog

    Printable shelf-talker signs. Must print and use these! Adorable!

    Library Ideas - shelf talkers //

    What a great idea to promote reading! Shelf talkers. Students use an index card to write an advertisement about a book. Tape it to the shelf below the book!! My students would LOVE this!

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