This Week’s Tweets and Pins

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


The Believer – Interview with Maurice Sendak

The Best New Middle-Grade Chapter Books Fall 2012:

Devon Corneal: Mesmerizing Non-Fiction Children’s Books #kidlit #bfyr

How ‘Black Beauty’ Changed The Way We See Horses : NPR

Inside the Caldecott with Steven Herb #kidlit #bfyr

Just in case you might need a reason to participate in the#SharpSchu book club head over to #nerdybookclub ASAP …

A Newbery Story by Karen Cushman « Nerdy Book Club #kidlit

Which children’s books show families with same-sex parents? | Children’s books | #kidlit


The League of Extraordinary Librarians: SLJ’s latest tech survey shows media specialists are leading the way –

Libraries Weather the Superstorm | American Libraries Magazine

Ten reasons why I love my library | Children’s books |


Another one bites the dust: Macmillan drops its printed dictionaries to go online only – The Next Web

Micah Baldwin, Graphicly And The Future Of Publishing: You Think You Know, But You Have No Idea | TechCrunch


Are your Twitter followers real? – Telegraph

The Best Social Media Advice You Never Hear

Facebook Admits Too Much Facebook Probably Isn’t Healthy | TechCrunch

Get Thee Onto Tumblr Before it’s Too Late

Is Facebook “broken on purpose” to sell promoted posts? | Ars Technica

One-Third of Google Employees Haven’t Posted to Google+ in Past Month [REPORT]


Apple’s Tablet Market Share Drops to 50.4 Percent [REPORT]

Are eReaders Doomed? How Our Tablet Love Affair Is Putting The eReader In Jeopardy


Cheryl Rainfield » Why We Need Diversity in YA Fiction

Could The Hunger Games get published today? #yalit

Missed World Fantasy Con? Get a wrap-up from the YA perspective on @enchantedinkpot #WFC2012

Stacked: So You Want to Read Contemporary YA?: A Flow Chart #yalit

Why criminals are the new vampires in YA fiction | Children’s books | #yalit

Yay! @EllenHopkinsYA signs for two more novels via @PWKidsBookshelf #YAlit (RT @CherylRainfield)