I'm becoming more and more delighted by book trailers. These would be fantastic little items to plant on your website to get kids excited about books in a very different way. It's like someone else doing a really fun, high-tech booktalk for you! Here are few of my favorites:
And, there are schools and libraries all over who create book trailers themselves. It's become so popular that SLJ now offers The Trailee Awards! You can nominate a kid-created book trailer starting August 31st.