This Week’s Tweets and Pins

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

Top 10 Lists: Books for under 3 year olds


15 Kids Books That Are Better Than the Movie #kidlit

Book Trade Announcements – Little Rebels Award For Radical Children’s Fiction Returns #kidlit

Books for the whole family – The Horn Book #kidlit

Boys to men – The Horn Book #kidlit

Harry Potter and the 15 Secret Pieces of Trivia| #kidlit

If the weather outside is frightful – The Horn Book #kidlit – great books for non-Christmas holiday reads

‘Pinkwashing’: why you’d be crazy not to censor your children’s books – Telegraph #kidlit #reading

The United States Postal Service Has Designed 20 ‘Harry Potter’ Stamps – GalleyCat #kidlit

Why Picture Books Are Important by Daniel Kirk #kidlit

Ylvis Lands Deal for ‘What Does the Fox Say?’ Picture Book – GalleyCat #kidlit

So true! :)


11 Amazing Librarian Tattoos | Mental Floss #librarians #libraries #tattoos

31 Free Live Webinars for Librarians in November #libraries

Thousands to play games on all seven continents on Nov. 16 for International Games Day @ your library

Top 10 Knowledge Centers and Libraries That Were Tragically Destroyed #libraries

Will Google Helpouts Disrupt Libraries? | Eduhacker #libraries #google


A Case for Letting Kids Read Books on Digital Devices | The Stir #ebooks #reading

New Statistical Report Avail From #Bowker: “Self Publishing in the United States 2007-2012″ via @infoDOCKET

Technology aids children’s reading comprehension – study #reading

Why I’m an unapologetic book-quitter – The Globe and Mail #books #reading


RT @KateGardiner: Teenagers say goodbye to Facebook and hello to messenger apps (@theguardian)

The Ellen Hopkins Quote of the Day is from SMOKE


Gaiman explains reason for ‘unprofessional’ delay in rest of that Sandman prequel | Blastr

Read-alikes: Calling All Gender Identities, by Ann Kelley | Booklist Online #yalit

RT @Scholastic: Cast of The #HungerGames #CatchingFire shares their favorite YA books of all time: #YAlit #yalitchat

Sometimes The ‘Tough Teen’ Is Quietly Writing Stories : Code Switch : NPR #yalit

Stacked: Contemporary YA Books Featuring Humor #yalit