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 #reading #kidlit

(Almost) Everything I Need to Know About History, I Learned From YA Novels | The Hub #yalit

BBC News – Teachers’ concern over reading for pleasure #reading#kidlit

Bedtime stories: 6 children’s books best read out loud – Father’s Day Guide – #kidlit

The Best Young Adult Novels? You Tell Us : NPR #yalit

Building Up Your Book Muscle – The Book Whisperer

Dystopias for Grown-ups – Library Journal Reviews – what to read after you finish Hunger Games

Flavorwire » 10 Important Life Lessons We Learned from Children’s Books #kidlit

Flavorwire » Incredible Pop-Up Books for Grown Ups

Gossamer Obsessions: The Importance of Being Nice – Book Blogger as Critic not Promoter –

Names & Cultural Identities in Stories of Immigrant Children | kidworldcitizen #kidlit

Non-Traditional Families Book Banning Bonanza « Blogging Censorship #kidlit

Penelope Harper’s top 10 great grandpa books | Children’s books | #kidlit

PW Talks with Gordon Korman #kidlit

Reading Rainbow is Back: Can it Do for the iPad What it Did for TV? #kidlit

The Search for Distinguished by the great KT Horning — The Horn Book #kidlit

squeetus: The self-publishing paradox; or, why I love my editor #writing

Summer Reading Resources A to Z « Imagination Soup | Fun Learning and Play Activities for Kids #reading#kidlit

Teenage Brain: Gateway To A ‘Bright And Dark’ World : NPR #yalit

Teenagers deserve better says Patrick Ness I definitely agree!

Unshelved Interview with Faith Erin Hicks #yalit

Where are the stay-at-home dads in children’s books? – The Globe and Mail

Why it’s OK that some children think Aslan is a giraffe | Books | #kidlit

YA Pride: 2012 LGBT YA Books, April-June | Malinda Lo #yalit