"Readbox" created for Literacy Night. Staff members selected their favorite children's book to display/recommend. Each staff member also wrote a brief paragraph about why the book is their favorite and included a baby picture as a hint.
50 Words or Fewer: The Art of Writing Shelf Talkers | American Booksellers Association "Word-for-word a well-crafted shelf talker can be the most effective means of recommending a book to an avid reader." I would create these shelf talks with my students and staff. These are already popular with independent book sellers and have been popping up in the big name chain stores too.
librarykazoo: I LOVE this display! I’m going to re-create this after when we get our new octagon display and riser from Demco! I’m waiting very impatiently for it to arrive, while making a list of things I want to put on it. I’m going to have so many displays in the queue for 2014. I’ve been told it will arrive any day between now and the end of the year.