Category Archives: book video

Great Reading Is… video from TeachMentorTexts

Love this “Reading Is…” video from Teach Mentor Texts, and many writers, readers, and book lovers.

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Fab book domino video!

I love book videos, and book domino videos are especially cool. But this video by Bookmans is the best one I’ve seen yet! I love the sense of fun and play, the way the book lovers are just pretending to … Continue reading

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Neat stop-motion video for book lovers (in a bookstore)

I LOVE this stop-motion video The Joy of Books by Toronto bookstore Type. It’s perfect for booklovers. 🙂

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It Gets Better video by Random House

I love it when book people–writers, editors, publishers, librarians, readers–get involved in doing something good. Random House has just done that, creating an Its Get Better video. Kudos to Random House!

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Cookie Monster In the Library: No Cookies, Just Books

I love funny videos about the library and books, and Sesame St has made some great ones. Enjoy this one with Cookie Monster at the library. Know another video you’d like me to feature? Let me know.

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Humorous take on Banned Book Week (videos)

I love these humorous video takes on banned books. This one by Girls In the Stacks is so funny! I really enjoyed it. And this video with puppets misunderstanding the meaning of Banned Book Week is fun! (smiling) Thanks to … Continue reading

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Gotta Keep Reading – nice video by middle schoolers about reading

I love watching short videos on reading–especially when they’re done well. And this video, by Ocoee middle school, is great! They call it “Gotta Keep Reading”–a parody of I Gotta Feeling. I love it! Yay, Ocoee school! What do you … Continue reading

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Excited Author Videos and Win Amazon gift cards

Enter to win a $50, $25, $20, or $15 gift card to Amazon plus all three books in the Dragon Speaker series just for sharing one or both of the videos below! Read on for details. I am SO excited … Continue reading

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another great YA book trailer – Candor by Pam Bachorz

Here’s another great YA book trailer. At least, I think it’s great–and effective; the trailer got me interested in the book. What do you think? It’s for Candor by Pam Bachorz (Edgemont). I also think that Pam’s “Spread the Word” … Continue reading

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New book trailer business on the scene

Julie Schoerke, a fantastic independent book publicist, is expanding her company to create book trailers for authors. She’s teaming up with UcasTV to create professional-grade book trailers at affordable rates. A 90-second trailer like the one Julie created for Susan … Continue reading

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