Here are the links I shared on my Twitter and Pinterest accounts this week that I hope you find interesting:



The Art of Read Every Day Lead a Better Life #kidlit #art

Banned Books Week: 8 Classic Children’s Books and Why They Were Banned |  Reading Rainbow Blog #kidlit

Board Book Roundup: Fall 2013 Edition – The Horn Book #kidlit

Book Trade Announcements – Judges Announced For 2013 Costa Book Awards #kidlit

Cybils: Let the Wild Nominations Begin! #kidlit #yalit

Lynne Truss on returning to childhood classics – Telegraph #kidlit

Makin’ a List… of December Holiday Books | October 2013 | School Library Journal #kidlit

NYPL Unveils 100 Top Children’s Books of the Last 100 Years | School Library Journal #kidlit

Opinion: Kids’ books are the stuff of magic #kidlit


The Abomination of Ebooks: They Price People Out of Reading | Wired Opinion #ebooks

Digital warming: Sherman Alexie, e-book detractor, OKs 7 more books to come out electronically | 570News #ebooks

Download Free Ebooks, Legally » 29 Sites That Monitor Amazon For Free Kindle eBooks #ebooks #amazon

Scribd, HarperCollins Launch $8.99 Subscription Book Service | Fast Company | Business + Innovation #ebooks


25 Libraries We Most Love on Pinterest #libraries

Board calls for closing south branch library #libraries

DC Mayor Declares Libraries “Essential,” Will Stay Open If Government Shuts Down #libraries

Delivering the Library #libraries

The Library of Congress Really Really Does Not Want To Give You Your Data – Sunlight Foundation Blog

Paperless Libraries | American Libraries Magazine #libraries



10 Awesome Secret Passage Bookshelves

More than half of American adults read books for pleasure in 2012 #reading


5 Signs You Are Reading Too Much YA #yalit

14 Badass Banned Books Trading Cards #yalit #libraries

Fascinating Mug Shots Of Characters From Banned Books (IMAGES) #yalit

Katie Holmes Joins ‘The Giver,’ And So Does … Taylor Swift? #yalit

Laini Taylor to release new ‘Daughter of Smoke and Bone’ novella | Shelf Life #yalit

What’s Terrifying Teens In Today’s YA Novels? The Economy. Poverty Echoes In Young Adult Fiction : NPR #yalit