This Week’s Tweets, Pins and Tumbles

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

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Thanks to Best-Of List Season, now more than ever.

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

24 Children’s Books to Help Little Ones Count Down the Days to Christmas | Seira Wilson http://buff.ly/18fkM3A #kidlit

Better Book Titles for children’s Christmas classics – http://buff.ly/1g7FLu3 #kidlit

Celebrate International Day of Persons with Disabilities With These Books http://buff.ly/18jqChv #yalit

A Field Guide to the Eccentric Creatures of Classic Children’s Literature | Robert Paul Weston http://buff.ly/1eSHUH4 #kidlit

Holiday High Notes 2013 – The Horn Book http://buff.ly/IIxoXo #kidlit

Kent University ‘penitent’ after belittling children’s books | Books http://buff.ly/18Xv8py #kidlit

‘Miss Peregrine’ sequel ‘Hollow City’ trailer reveal | Shelf Life http://buff.ly/1cXSfPV #kidlit

Our 2nd Nerdversary and The 2013 Nerdy Award Finalists | Nerdy Book Club http://buff.ly/18ipESD #kidlit

Recommended Hanukkah picture books – The Horn Book http://buff.ly/IBeXE0 #kidlit

Robin Etherington’s top 10 comic books | Children’s books http://buff.ly/18jvxif #kidlit

The top 5 scariest children’s books – IOL Lifestyle http://buff.ly/18fkVUV – 5 unlikely picks! #kidlit

Where Are the Picture Books by Women? | GeekDad http://buff.ly/1g7A13u #kidlit

Who says children’s books can’t be great literature? | Books http://buff.ly/18fkI46 #kidlit

EBOOKS

Worldreader fights global illiteracy with e-readers http://buff.ly/1g7BJSy #ebooks #literacy

LIBRARIES

@ALAlibrary members – did you know you can apply for a $1000 award to attend an international conference? Yep – http://ow.ly/rmN0R

Libraries fear NSA is targeting their records | TheHill http://buff.ly/IHqHF2 #libraries #privacy #nsa

Mini Book Making at St. Ambrose University Library | Library as Incubator Project http://buff.ly/IHuphQ #libraries

Toy Libraries: A Place to Play | American Libraries Magazine http://buff.ly/1g7EdQW #libraries

Vatican, Bodleian libraries unite to put ancient texts, Bibles online http://buff.ly/IHqzoX #libraries

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READING

Quebec to limit discounts on books sold in the province – Montreal http://buff.ly/IHupP3 #books #reading

Waterstones spoof Amazon drones with owls http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/10488368/Waterstones-spoof-Amazon-drones-with-owls.html … < great response!

Why Our Brains Make Us Click on Lists : The New Yorker http://buff.ly/190PnTr

TEEN READS

8 books that have stuck with Liz Burns from A Chair, A Fireplace and a Tea Cozy this year – what are yours? http://wp.me/ppv76-7ik

Fluttering Butterflies: YA Books I’m Dying to Read in 2014 http://buff.ly/190JWnf #yalit

The Hunger Games, Actual Teen Style: http://tashrow.tumblr.com/post/69032582456/thebaconsandwichofregret