The Shelf Elf

Front Cover
Highsmith Incorporated, 2004 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
4 Reviews
This whimsical picture book introduces Skoob the Shelf Elf, who embarks on a new career in the library. Using the Shelf Elf Guide to Library Etiquette, Skoob discovers the age-old practices of proper library behavior and book care. Includes a 12-page lesson plan booklet for teachers and librarians with ideas for integrating Shelf Elf etiquette throughout the school year. Full color.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Well-done for an educational book, but not really a story one would share at home at bedtime (as others have said). I can't even guess what the sequel might do.... Oh - I see it's about 'addresses ... Read full review

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User Review  - novalibrarymom - LibraryThing

The purpose of this book is to use a library shelf elf, Skoob, to teach library rules and care of materials. I personally felt that it came off a little preachy. While I could see using something ... Read full review

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About the author (2004)

Hopkins, a former teacher, is now a librarian/media specialist. She is a graduate of the University of Arkansas.

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