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Crash Course in Gentle Reads (Free) (CC10)

Do you have a go-to strategy for helping readers with gentle reads? Whether your readers are fans of likable ensemble casts or heartwarming stories about characters coming home again — let NoveList and LibraryReads break down the best gentle fiction has to offer your readers — from tests of faith to life in small towns. This session covers:

*️⃣ Why readers choose gentle reads
*️⃣ History of gentle reads fiction
*️⃣ Classics, new titles/authors to watch, and awards to know 
*️⃣ Subgenres and crossovers
*️⃣ NoveList insider information on genre headings, themes, appeal terms, and more.

This session was recorded in April 2021.
  • Meet the panelists
  • Watch Crash Course in Gentle Reads
  • See the slides for Crash Course in Gentle Reads
  • Gentle Reads Starter Pack
  • Click "Files" to download this free booklist flyer from LibraryAware
  • Webinar chat transcript
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Watch Crash Course in Gentle Reads"
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever