June 10, 2020
Graphic Novel Starter Pack
Assembling a starter pack that encompasses the entirety of the graphic medium is an impossible task, but these five titles are a good sampling of the variety of genres and art styles that the format has to offer. They’re all either standalone graphic novels or completed series, with critical acclaim and wide appeal.
May 6, 2020
Webinar: Crash Course in Graphic Novels
Do you have a go-to strategy for helping graphic novel readers? Whether your readers are fans of action-packed and fast-paced graphic novels or character-driven and thought-provoking graphic novels, let NoveList and LibraryReads break down the best graphic novels have to offer your readers — from origin stories to multiverse encounters and everything in between.
April 6, 2020
Webinar: Form-Based Readers’ Advisory When Your Readers (and Staff) are at Home
Librarians’ essential work, connecting books to readers, is more difficult now, since so many libraries and schools have closed. While you’ll be helping from afar your work *can* continue to be responsive, compassionate, and innovative.
March 25, 2020
Historical Fiction Starter Pack
We're delighted to share the Starter Pack we created for the Historical Fiction Webinar with LibraryReads. It's a quick way to get in-the-know on what's popular in this genre currently. All five books are well-reviewed, will appeal to a wide variety of readers, and are either stand-alone titles or the first in a series. Let's get historical!
January 15, 2020
New Year, New Crash Course Webinars
We had so much fun partnering with LibraryReads last year on the Crash Course webinar series that we are doing it again in 2020! We are very excited to announce that our collaboration will continue with new genres & new presenters. However, we will still cover many of the same elements —why readers love the genre, tips for talking to fans, essential books to know about and recommend, information regarding trends and cross-over titles, and unlocking the secrets to the genre through appeal terms, subgenres, relevant themes, and more.
January 15, 2020
Webinar: Crash Course in Historical Fiction
Do you have a go-to strategy for helping historical fiction readers? Whether your readers are fans of family sagas or shady ladies, let NoveList and LibraryReads break down the best historical fiction has to offer your readers — from Biblical fiction to World War II and everything in between.