Outline for Promoting Reading in the Library

Helping your readers to the next books

Exploring different genreReading outside your ‘comfort zone’

Exploring BooksThemes

Criticism

Reviews

Author Information & Background

Historical Fiction? Learn the facts and compare

Book Discussion and Reading Groups

Leading themHosting them

Supporting them

Summer Reading is the norm – but what about reading programs during hibernation and cold winter nights?

Book DisplaysThemes

Reviewing  Favorites – Old & New

Reading Contests – Not how fast or how much, just reading & challenging yourself and your patronsLet others know what you liked

What about movies based on books? – will that turn them on?  You Betcha!  (the book has to be better)

Where to go for more information – Books & Websites