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BOOK TRAILERS

Book Trailers for Australian Children's Literature

The Billionaires Curse by Richard Newsome

Monster Blood Tattoo by DM Cornish

Rangers Apprentice by John Flanagan

Nit Boy by Tristan Bancks

The Case of the Diamond Shadow by Sophie Mason

Word of Honour (and other titles) by Michael Pryor

The Tales of Runcible Jones (and other titles) by Ian Irvine

The Three Wishes by Isabelle Merlin

The Remarkable Secret of Aurelie Bonhoffen by Deb Abela

Before the Storm by Sean McMullen

Finding Home by Gary Crew, illustrated by Susy Boye

Genius Squad by Catherine Jinks

Tensy Farlow and the Home for Mislaid Children by Jen Storer

The Last Viking Returns by Norman Jorgensen and James Foley

New Zealand author Brian Falkner has some great trailers on his website.

BOOK TRAILER MADE BY STUDENTS

CBCA Qld Branch invites Readers Cup teams to create book tailers and digital responses for the state finals each year and for a few yers ran a book trailer competition. Here are a few results.

A selection fo trailers including Ivory Rose by Belinda Murrell 

Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld

Just a dog by Michael Gerard Bauer

Running with the horses by Alison Lester

USEFUL LINKS

KidLit TV - 4 essentials for Creating a Book Trailer

How to convert PowerPoint presentations to Video Files to upload to You Tube

Sourcing pictures and music
Make sure anything you use is copyright free. You can create your own or find suitable images and sounds at these websites:
Flickr
Every Stock Photo
Pixabay
Morgue File
Compfight
Open Photo
 

Soundsnap (sound effects and loops)
FreePlayMusic

Reading Active and Engagement - Lots of information for teachers about Book Trailers.


FILES TO DOWNLOAD
documentBook Trailer Task (38 KB)
Microsoft Word Document
Essential Learnings (74 KB)
PDF File
documentPreparation (37 KB)
Microsoft Word Document
sdasda (84 KB)
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