More Interactive Displays

Just a quickie this week because school has started and I'm trying to do all the yoga (at my library! no less) to maintain more balance this semester.  Feels good to be halfway through. Based on an ALA thinktank post on a really epic underwater I Spy display, I made a little one in our … Continue reading More Interactive Displays


Readers Advisory beyond shelf talkers

So after my big displays, today I used my reading map skills and everything I learned from the killer EbscoHost Novelist trainings to make a "while you wait display" with just enough info to tempt a Sue Grafton fan. Hopefully we see some checkouts! I used Novelist read-alikes for both Y is for Yesterday  and … Continue reading Readers Advisory beyond shelf talkers

Book Review Unit 10: Angus, Thongs, and Full-Frontal Snogging

Book Summary: The only thing 15 year-old Georgia wants more than her first kiss is for her parents to stop being a total embarrassment. Other than her charming affection for little sister, Georgia is woefully, hilariously self-involved. Major events like her father’s job loss, ensuing move across the world to Australia, an encounter with a … Continue reading Book Review Unit 10: Angus, Thongs, and Full-Frontal Snogging