Beyond Superheroes- graphic non-fiction #librarydisplay

There seem to be more and more graphic non-fiction books being published- biographies, history, science, and more.  It’s a great format for some more difficult topics like the Holocaust since sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words. We put together this display of almost our entire graphic non-fiction collection.   I put the books…

Nevertheless SHE persisted #librarydisplay

Though this current saying may seem political, it fits perfectly with a Women’s History Month display.  The women in these books have persisted, nevertheless. I usually change my displays after school on Fridays, and I was heartened to see two girls examining the books on this display as I walked in on Monday morning.  Girls still…

Guess this theme of this display answer

The answer to the “guess the theme” from last week’s display was “homonyms and homophones”.  Pairs or trios of book titles had words like “seen” and “scene” or “to”, “too” and “two”. We had about 15 correct answers.  The correct guesses came from people who had the time and patience to stand in front of…

Treat your selfie to a good book #librarydisplay

While brainstorming display ideas, my assistant, Laura and I thought about making a photography display.  She came up with the phrase “treat your selfie to a good book”. After thinking about it for a while, I decided to use that phrase to create this display-  one where staff and students recommend books to one another…

Guess the theme #librarydisplay

This guess the theme display is getting a lot of interest in our library.  It’s only been up for a few hours and we’ve had several correct guesses, and we thought this one would be hard. I can’t post the answer yet, but will do so at the end of the week.  Maybe you can…