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:

14 books about apples for kids - both fiction and non-fiction selections for kids ages 2-9 #apples #booklist || Gift of Curiosity:


Ahoy, Matey! Here Be the Best Pirate Books for Kids | Brightly #kidlit

Author Cornelia Funke Lauches Own Publishing Company – #kidlit

Children’s authors who disliked kids – #kidlit

Into the River ban: Other controversial children’s books – BBC News – #kidlit #bannedbooks

Teachers Find Many Reasons to Use Picture Books with Middle and High School Students #kidlit #yalit

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The Frugal Magic… of the Library – #libraries #frugal

Kick-Ass Librarians in Action! – Despite Law Enforcement Concerns, Lebanon Board Will Reactivate Tor – #libraries

Madison Public Library to debut ‘Spoke-n-words’ micro-library on a bike – #libraries

Orland Park Library Trustees return some of the gold they took for personal use – #libraries

These Public Libraries Are for Snowshoes and Ukuleles – #libraries



Authors Talk About the Teen Transgender Experience | SummerTeen 2015 – #yalit #transgender #diversity

Fewer than a quarter of teens read books frequently – they prefer Facebook #reading

Girl, 12, finds porn on Amazon search for teenage books – BBC News –

Zoey Deutch To Star In ‘Before I Fall’ – #yalit