PCI Webinar with Jill Burket-Ragase and Amy Schardein
Successful Book Talks for Kids and Teens
Tips, Tricks, and Trends
Can you informatively, entertainingly, and persuasively talk about your favorite reads? Formal book talks, off-the-cuff shelf talks, and quick recommendations are a vital skill to connect children and teens to books.
Join two Children’s Librarians for an overview of several book talk styles complete with insider tips for success. You will leave this session with several fully formed talks and an overview of upcoming trends.
Jill Burket Ragase ~ Biography
Jill Burket Ragase is the former Juvenile Collection Development Librarian at the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. Jill earned her MLS in 2002 at the University of Kentucky.
Amy Schardein ~ Biography
Amy Schardein is a Children’s Librarian at the Covington branch of the Kenton County Public Library where she specializes in Early Childhood work. She was the 2011 SWON Librarian of the Year and named in the 2012 Covington Index of Awesome. Amy earned her MLS in 2002 at the University of Kentucky