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:

10 Camping Themed Books for Kids

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

2014 Mind the Gap Awards – The Horn Book – Books ignored by ALA Awards – http://buff.ly/UHkaQZ #kidlit

2014 Quaker Books for Quaker Kids — @fuseeight A Fuse #8 Production http://buff.ly/1pxueWh #kidlit

Cathy Cassidy’s top 10 books with secrets | Children’s books http://buff.ly/1jnX3AE #kidlit

Children’s books do not need happy endings, Carnegie Medal winner says – Telegraph http://buff.ly/1pvO8RC #kidlit

Duncan Tonatiuh Wants Latino Children to See Themselves in Books – NBC http://buff.ly/V6SlCn http://buff.ly/V6SlSA #kidlit #diversity

The Giver’ Director Admits Color In First Trailer Was ‘An Error’ http://buff.ly/TrWK19 #kidlit

holy, truth!

EBOOKS

Barnes & Noble plans to spin off ailing Nook as a separate public company — Tech News and Analysis http://buff.ly/1jiY7FY #ebooks

Simon & Schuster expands library ebook lending program http://buff.ly/1mybYgD #ebooks

U.S. publishers’ revenue from ebooks roughly flat in 2013, but unit sales rose – Tech News and Analysis http://buff.ly/1myN7t3 #ebooks

LIBRARIES

Two Major Public Library Systems Are About to Start Lending Wi-Fi Hotspots – CityLab http://buff.ly/Tw2nLO #libraries

#Reading is an act of resistance in a landscape of distraction. –David L. Ulin

YA LIT

10 Super Fun Teen Summer Novels That Adults Will Love Too http://buff.ly/TrWSh3 #yalit

Carnegie Medal: ‘the darkest children’s book I’ve ever read’ – Telegraph http://buff.ly/1pvO5oF #yalit

David Levithan on LGBTQ books for teens | The Japan Times http://buff.ly/V6Jv7y #yalit #lgbtq

Men should be able to read YA, too http://buff.ly/UKlrXB #yalit

Planet YA Europe

Stephen Colbert Shares His Definition of ‘Young Adult Book’ With John Green – GalleyCat http://buff.ly/1maPgpV #yalit

Why film adaption soundtracks need to fit with the original books | Children’s books http://buff.ly/TvU0Qg #yalit