This Week’s Tweets, Pins & Tumbls

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

SidewalkEnds Fusenews: Of talking tigers and square penguins


10 Books For Kids Who Hate Reading| Lisa Graff | #kidlit

25 Books That Diversify Kids’ Reading Lists This Summer | MindShift #kidlit

Beloved Children’s Book Editor Frances Foster Dies at 83 | School Library Journal #kidlit

A Diverse #SummerReading List For Kids : NPR Ed : NPR #kidlit

Iconic Italian Graphic Artist Bruno Munari’s Rare Vintage “Interactive” Picture-Books | Brain Pickings #kidlit

Peter Sis and his editor Margaret Ferguson discuss The Pilot and the Little Prince. #kidlit

Susan Marie Swanson on Poetry for Children #poetry # kidlit

Top 10 Ways to Enjoy Reading This Summer by Jami Spaulding | Nerdy Book Club #reading

Why adults shouldn’t be embarrassed to read children’s books | Children’s books #yalit


James Patterson: Digital revolution threatens American literature #ebooks

So true!


Dylan’s Desk: Watch this multi-billion-dollar industry evaporate overnight | VentureBeat – #journals

In win for libraries, court rules database of Google-scanned books is “fair use” — Tech News and Analysis

Librarians – A Celebration by Justin Stygles | Nerdy Book Club #libraries #librarians


High School Principal Cancels Entire Reading Program To Stop Students From Reading Cory Doctorow’s ‘Little Brother’

How Reality Became the Hot New Thing in YA #yalit

I Think, Therefore I Swear| Brian Conaghan | #yalit

Ten reasons why it is okay to read YA #yalit

This Is Why Young Adult Books Are Not Only Acceptable, But Beneficial For Adults #yalit

What YA Gives Me That Other Genres Don’t Hint: It’s Not Embarrassment | Book Reviews & Recommendations #yalit

A Young Adult Author’s Fantastic Crusade to Defend Literature’s Most Maligned Genre | Nerve #yalit #humor