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:


25 of the Most Wonderful Book Covers of the Year – Entertainment – The Atlantic Wire #yalit #kidlit

2012 Nerdy Book Club Award Nominees « Nerdy Book Club

Children’s books that would make good gifts – Books – The Boston Globe

Christmas 2012: children’s books of the year – Telegraph

Festive Books for Children booklist | Booktrust #kidlit

Great New 2012 Teen Reads For International Day of Persons With Disabilities | The Hub

New York Times Notable Children’s Books of 2012

NYT upgrades children’s bestseller lists for a digital era — paidContent

Young Latino Students Don’t See Themselves in Books



Can a ‘Spotify for books’ really work? — paidContent

Kindles For Kids: Amazon Launches Service For Children’s Games, Videos And Books



Everyone Achieves at NYPL | The New York Public Library



A cautionary tale: Putting your business in the hands of Facebook

Instagram Declares War on Twitter, Social Media Loses

Why I love Twitter and barely tolerate Facebook — I.M.H.O. — Medium



9th Grade English Assignment Prompts Some Parents To Ask For Book Ban for Perks of Being a Wallflower – #yalit

"The Legacy of Katniss, or, Why We Should Stop ‘Protecting’ Manhood and Teach Boys to Embrace the Heroine"

MIND MELD: Great Books to Read During Winter – SF Signal –

MT @TLT16 has a thoughtful essay "We NEED YA books for Teens…." where they discuss the influx of adult #YA readers:

The Norton Jury on the Norton Award: Why It’s Important for All SFWA Members #yalit