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:

A great collection of books for smart, confident, and courageous girls--elementary age.

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

The Dark is Rising author Susan Cooper on Harry Potter and studying with Lewis and Tolkien | Artery http://buff.ly/18tSuQi #kidlit

Essential back-to school stories – The Horn Book http://buff.ly/15H36It #kidlit

Mitali’s Fire Escape: Children’s Books For and About Syrian Children http://buff.ly/1dvJBf6 #kidlit

Remembering Marc Simont – The Horn Book http://buff.ly/1e2chLt #kidlit

RH Children’s to Publish Seuss Classics as E-books http://buff.ly/1dQhwQK #kidlit #ebooks

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EBOOKS

The big short – why Amazon’s Kindle Singles are the future | The Guardian http://buff.ly/1dTN9sv #ebooks

No, seriously: Oyster comes pretty close to being a Netflix for ebooks — Tech News and Analysis http://buff.ly/1dVo2ps #ebooks

amazing libraries

LIBRARIES

Education Week: Public Libraries Add Multimedia Learning to Digital Mission http://buff.ly/1a88t8E #libraries

A Minecraft Library Scores Big: Mattituck, NY, Branch Is a Hit with Kids – The Digital Shift http://buff.ly/15GdmAV #libraries

Public Libraries Across U.S. To Begin Testing “Super Wi-Fi” Technology | LJ INFOdocket http://buff.ly/14gilJ4

With Modern Makeovers, America’s Libraries Are Branching Out : NPR http://buff.ly/1dxYo97 #libraries

YALSA » Rethinking What We Do: Rated M for Mature http://buff.ly/17O2Uy0 #libraries

TECHNOLOGY

Social analytics service Topsy now lets you search through every tweet ever sent on Twitter – The Next Web http://buff.ly/1dTSpwn

GLBTQ Pride @ Your Library Pinback Button

TEEN READS

10 Famous Works of Literature With Queer Subtexts – Flavorwire http://buff.ly/15GfmJi

Dear Teen Me from author Sonya Sones (TO BE PERFECTLY HONEST, STOP PRETENDING, WHAT MY MOTHER DOESN’T KNOW) http://buff.ly/1dTRsEh #yalit

First Second announces second Delilah Dirk book — The Beat http://buff.ly/14ejtlT #yalit