This Week’s Tweets and Pins

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

You can also check out my tweets and pins about libraries and technology on my Sites & Soundbytes blog.

20 FREE YA and Classic audiobook downloads! | teenbookclubtpl #yalit

Announcing “Teachers Write!” A Virtual Summer Writing Camp for Teachers & Librarians

Asking questions while reading out loud improves literacy, new study reveals – Chicago Education News –

Born to Be Wild – Interview with Libba Bray on SLJ

"Closing libraries is a form of child abuse, Michael Morpurgo has warned" #libraries

David Walliams signs new book deal with HarperCollins | #kidlit

"I think everyone should be given an opportunity to find a book they love.” -Lilli Leight in The @MiamiHerald:

An interview with China Miéville – #yalit

Let’s end the great gender lie | The Guardian

Meet Manjiro, Japan’s Unlikely Teen Ambassador : NPR #yalit#kidlit

Multicultural publisher holds its own | Crain’s New York Business #kidlit

Palacio’s ‘Wonder’ Launches Companion Anti-Bullying Campaign #kidlit

The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Official Trailer) – YouTube #yalit

PlayStation Announces Interactive Book Controller, Partners With J.K. Rowling For First Title #kidlit

Print or E-books: Which Are Better for Early Learners? – Early Years – Education Week #kidlit #literacy #reading

SLJ’s 2012 Day of Dialog: Walter Dean Myers Vows to Close the Reading Gap #literacy #reading

Summer Reading Programs Boost Student Achievement, Study Says #reading #libraries

Teen Reads: Summer Books For You And Your BFF : NPR

Top 10 YA Books That Should Be Adapted for Film | LitReactor #yalit

Wanderful Acquires Licensing Rights to Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s Living Books – MarketWatch

Wider letter spacing helps dyslexic children #reading

YA Fiction at BEA 2012: Not Chasing Trends, Making Them | Publishing Perspectives #yalit

A Y.A. Lover’s Summer Reading List, by Judy Blume, R.L. Stine, and Others – Entertainment – The Atlantic Wire #yalit