Book Talks

The Lincolnwood Public Library Youth Services Department gives book talks upon teacher request. You can find books on display at the library for the most recent book talks (walk through the cafe into the new Youth & Teen area, then look for the sign).

Click the link for each book talk to view a printable bibliography. Some books may be available in a downloadable format!

3rd Grade

Find some books from the current book talk available to download here.

Bluestem Nominees & Winners – Past & Present – September 2017

Fantasy – November 2017

Reading without Walls – January 2018

Realistic Fiction – March 2018

4th Grade

Find some books from the current book talk available to download here.

Poetry – September 2017

Fantasy – October 2017

Early American History – February 2018

5th Grade

Find some books from the current book talk available to download here.

World War II Fiction & Nonfiction – September 2017

Newbery, Batchelder & Sibert Winners & Honors (Past & Present) – October 2017

Classics – January 2018

Fantasy – February 2018

6th- 8th Grade

Find some books from Ms. Ellis’ current book talks available to download here.

Ms. Ellis’ 6th, 7th, and 8th grade classes – Past Caudill Winners, Present Caudill Nominees – August 2017

Ms. Ellis’ 6th, 7th, and 8th grade classes – Mock Newbery Nominees & Past Newbery Winners/Honors – October 2017

Ms. Ellis’ 6th & 7th grade classes – Humor – January 2018

Ms. Ellis’ 8th grade classes – Historical Fiction – January 2018

Ms. Ellis’ 6th grade classes – Mystery – February 2018

Ms. Ellis’ 7th grade classes – Science Fiction – February 2018

Ms. Ellis’ 8th grade classes – Survival – February 2018

Find some books from Ms. Obringers’ current book talks available to download here.

Ms. Obringer’s 7th grade classes – Good Books for Today’s World

Ms. Obringer’s 7th grade classes – Stay Woke