Not enough room to make a free-standing Christmas tree of books? If you'd got some room on a couple of book shelves try the design shown at right (shared by Natalie Dickerson via the Facebook ALA Think Tank group.)
Here's a display idea that...
- is self-serve instant-gratification readers advisory
- increases circulation
- can ease the "pain" customers feel while waiting on a long holds list
Oshkosh Public Library used this display of readalikes for recent bestsellers that have 30+ holds: