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 check out the items I’ve shared about libraries and social networking on my other blog, Sites & Soundbytes.

9 Ways to Keep Reading in Summer from Being a Bummer | Lifetime Moms http://buff.ly/LdfD2M #reading #kidlit

(Almost) Everything I Need to Know About History, I Learned From YA Novels | The Hub http://buff.ly/MtxShP #yalit

BBC News – Teachers’ concern over reading for pleasure http://buff.ly/KLXCso #reading#kidlit

Bedtime stories: 6 children’s books best read out loud – Father’s Day Guide –http://buff.ly/KzYctc #kidlit

The Best Young Adult Novels? You Tell Us : NPR http://buff.ly/KHnXb2 #yalit

Building Up Your Book Muscle – The Book Whisperer http://buff.ly/Mok2tr

Dystopias for Grown-ups – Library Journal Reviews http://buff.ly/McMX3I – what to read after you finish Hunger Games

Flavorwire » 10 Important Life Lessons We Learned from Children’s Books http://buff.ly/Liv5e7 #kidlit

Flavorwire » Incredible Pop-Up Books for Grown Ups http://buff.ly/MrCFN7

Gossamer Obsessions: The Importance of Being Nice – Book Blogger as Critic not Promoter – http://buff.ly/MoqiS4

Names & Cultural Identities in Stories of Immigrant Children | kidworldcitizen http://buff.ly/KzYekX #kidlit

Non-Traditional Families Book Banning Bonanza « Blogging Censorship http://buff.ly/KJLAQr #kidlit

Penelope Harper’s top 10 great grandpa books | Children’s books | http://guardian.co.uk http://buff.ly/KMq0us #kidlit

PW Talks with Gordon Korman http://buff.ly/KziFOU #kidlit

Reading Rainbow is Back: Can it Do for the iPad What it Did for TV? http://buff.ly/PqcB9l #kidlit

The Search for Distinguished by the great KT Horning — The Horn Book http://buff.ly/MtBhJQ #kidlit

squeetus: The self-publishing paradox; or, why I love my editor http://buff.ly/MrSinG #writing

Summer Reading Resources A to Z « Imagination Soup | Fun Learning and Play Activities for Kids http://buff.ly/MCIVBD #reading#kidlit

Teenage Brain: Gateway To A ‘Bright And Dark’ World : NPR http://buff.ly/MnOPGW #yalit

Teenagers deserve better says Patrick Nesshttp://buff.ly/Md57SU I definitely agree!

Unshelved Interview with Faith Erin Hicks http://buff.ly/KJZ2nh #yalit

Where are the stay-at-home dads in children’s books? – The Globe and Mail http://buff.ly/KzRofk

Why it’s OK that some children think Aslan is a giraffe | Books | http://guardian.co.uk http://buff.ly/MslkDS #kidlit

YA Pride: 2012 LGBT YA Books, April-June | Malinda Lo http://buff.ly/KHR4uN #yalit