This Week’s Tweets, Pins and Tumbls

Here are the links I shared on my Twitter, Pinterest, and Tumblr accounts this week that I think are pretty cool:

8 Books About Rockets from LibraryAdventure.com

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

10 Steps to Raising a Lifelong Reader | HarperCollins Children’s Books http://buff.ly/1fu8uVv #reading #kidlit

Cliff McNish’s top 10 dogs in children’s books | Children’s books http://buff.ly/1lu6DUh #kidlit

Disney Partners with Bestselling Children’s Authors for New Star Wars Adaptations http://buff.ly/1lu5QTt #kidlit #starwars

Horn Book has some great recommended reading for Earth Day! http://buff.ly/1k1e5XM #kidlit

LIBRARIES

As Researchers Turn to Google, Libraries Navigate the Messy World of Discovery Tools – Chronicle of Higher Education http://buff.ly/1ii0gpp

The future of the library: How they’ll evolve for the digital age. http://buff.ly/1mIfPZx #libraries

Use videos to advocate for libraries http://buff.ly/1lJmOgS #libraries

READING

Actually, online skimming probably hasn’t affected serious reading after all http://buff.ly/1mwgm0n #ebooks #reading

Children Who Visit Museums Have Higher Achievement in Reading, Math, and Science | UpNext: The IMLS Blog http://buff.ly/1jGi1LE

"Where do you buy these?" – The Horn Book http://buff.ly/1jjtqRu #reading #libraries

TEEN READS

Sherman Alexie novel given out in Idaho school district that banned it http://buff.ly/1ihWUCJ #yalit

YA Adaptations Are Now Turning to Male Leads http://buff.ly/1mAUAc2 #yalit

YA Historical Fiction for Downton Abbey Fans| Lisa Parkin | http://buff.ly/1fu6OLX #yalit