Book trailers are similar to movie trailers in that they get people interested enough in a story to check out the book and read it.

Download PhotoStory 3 here

Examples:


Tutorial Video - How to create a book trailer using Windows PhotoStory 3



Best Practices for Creating a Book Trailer

  • Read a book!
  • Think about what you want to say and write about 5 things down - Don't give away too much information
  • Decide what kind of pictures you will need
  • Decide what kind of music you will need
  • Create a folder on your H: drive that is titled the name of your book
  • Find pictures that match your wishes and save them to your folder
  • Find the music that you want and save it to your folder



PhotoStory Handout with Pictures

Free Music Sites



Handout with Instructions