Teen TV–The Selection


The Selection has gotten the green light for a television pilot.  Following in the steps of Pretty Little Liars and Gossip Girl, the CW believes they may have found the next teen hit.  It does have a very sellable and desirable premise: Hunger Games meets The Bachelor. 

Set your DVRs for Fall 2013.  😉

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:


6 Cautionary Tales That Terrified Kids of Yesteryear | Mental Floss http://buff.ly/Yklmd7

David Melling’s top 10 books featuring hugs | Children’s books http://buff.ly/WbBxqj

Great Tips to Turn Kids into Regular Readers – http://buff.ly/10jsamS

More Kids Read E-Books But What Do They Retain? | Digital Book World http://buff.ly/WdF73c

READING IS DUMB. THERE, I SAID IT. by Christopher Lehman « Nerdy Book Club http://buff.ly/10pcKgW

Time to VOTE! 2013 Mock Caldecott polls are open – The Horn Book – http://buff.ly/WdFPNC

In Australia, Lance Armstrong books are moved to fiction


16 Great Library Scenes in Film http://buff.ly/WP3HVU

A Doll’s Magic, Free to Renew – http://NYTimes.com http://buff.ly/10vlvWJ

Library Services in the Digital Age | Pew Internet Librarieshttp://buff.ly/WcA5Up

Rumors of the library’s demise have been greatly exaggerated | ITworld http://buff.ly/YpJomY


7 Libraries Of Sensational Photographs You Can Use For Free | Bestseller Labs http://buff.ly/WPxLAH

If you shop til you drop, will they track when you come back? | ITworld – http://buff.ly/Yq43qW

Why online book discovery is broken (and how to fix it) — paidContent http://buff.ly/13JlKkI