Monthly Archive: January 2013

Jan 14

Biographies and Jacques Cousteau

Here is the website if you are interested in learning more about Jacques Cousteau: http://cousteau.org/ His story and many other biographies are fascinating to read. I hope you will consider reading biographies (and other non-fiction books) from our library. Remember that biographies are often shelved in the section with other books related to what the …

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Jan 07

Book Trailers

Book trailers are like short advertisements for a book. They are trying to hook you into wanting to read the book, just like movie trailers try to interest you in the movie. Book trailers may include short excerpts (quotations) from the book and/or pictures. They can be for novels or picture books. They are often produced by the book’s publisher to promote the book so …

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Jan 07

Book Beast prizes

Happy New Year! The 50 Night Book Beast prizes have arrived! Thank you to everyone for being patient. You will receive your new book bag during your library class this week. Tomorrow is the first day that you can hand in your 100 night sheets. I look forward to seeing who will hand their sheet in …

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