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 the links I shared on my Sites & Soundbytes blog that cover e-books, libraries and online life.

10 of the Greatest YA Series of All Time #yalit

16 Books Challenged For Their Gay Content

Childhood books are lifelong friends #kidlit #reading

Children’s summer reading – top picks from authors and children | Children’s books | The Guardian #kidlit

Combating Anti-Gay Bullying Through Young Adult Fiction | AlterNet #yalit

Comic-Con: Neil Gaiman to write new ‘Sandman’ series for DC Comics’ Vertigo imprint | Shelf Life |

Else Holmelund Minarik, Children’s Writer, Dies at 91 #kidlit

Encyclopedia Brown Author Donald J. Sobol Has Died – GalleyCat #kidlit

Half of Bedtime Stories Now Read on E-Books – Real-Time Advice #ebooks

Hating Ms. Maisy: The Joy, Sorrow and Neurotic Rage of Reading to Your Children #reading #kidlit

‘Little House on the Prairie’ Author’s Autobiography Published for First Time Ever | Smart News

Making War Personal in Young Adult Novels | Publishing Perspectives #yalit

"Mom, I Hate Reading!" – Tips (and Book List) for Reluctant Readers | #reading#kidlit

Removing the YA Label: A Proposal, A Fantasy | Publishing Perspectives #yalit

Sherman Alexie comments on the lies that accompany the attempted banning of his writing | BANNED #yalit

Should bloggers charge for reviews? – the answer is NO!

Upcoming Trends: More Mermaids, Psychological Thrillers, Human Experimentation, and More | The Hub #yalit

YA Novel "Bluefish" by Pat Schmatz Wins 2012 Burr/Worzalla Award – Wisconsin Library Association #kidlit

YSS Events, News & Info: Planning for the Fall: Star Wars Reads Day