TITLE

Booktalking boosters: Eighteen ideas to reach those under eighteen

AUTHOR(S)
Jones, Patrick
PUB. DATE
November 1990
SOURCE
Emergency Librarian;Nov/Dec90, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the several techniques in doing booktalk in a way that teenagers would not be bored. How to start a book talk; Relating personal experiences to sell books to teenagers; Setting the moods and creating an inviting environment while doing booktalks; More.
ACCESSION #
9706014089

 

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