What is a book talk?
A book talk is a conversation about a book! The person speaking provides interesting information to encourage others to read the book - but without giving away the ending!
Example 1: Notice how she has marked certain places in the book that she shares with us.
Gabrielle's Book Report for 3rd Grade
Example 2: Notice the opening "hook"
Student Book Talk Example 4
Example 3: Great way to end your book talk!
Anna's Book Talk
Example 4: A variety of student book talks on this video
Scholastic Book Talk 2014