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:

So many great seasonal reads!  Fun pumpkin books for kids that connect with Fall activities.:


7Imp – The Women of Finding Winnie – #kidlit

9 Ways People Who Read As Kids Have An Advantage Over Everyone Else – #reading

Concerns over gendered children’s books and its impact – #kidlit

Katherine Applegate on Crenshaw – The Horn Book – #kidlit

Katherine Rundell shares her list of the greatest literary wolves – #kidlit

Roald Dahl Books to Be Given Away in Happy Meals in the U.K. #kidlit

Roald Dahl Funny prize for children’s books is closed down – #kidlit

Schoolboy calls for more disabled characters in children’s books – #kidlit #diversity

The St. Paul Public Library’s transformation – #libraries

Some Kids’ Books Are Worth The Wait: ‘They Do Take Time,’ Says Kevin Henkes – #kidlit

Top 10 reasons to go comic book crazy! – #comics #kidlit

The world:


Brace yourself for The Seattle Public Library name change – #libraries

Cross-Country Mission To Track Down Carnegie Libraries – #libraries

The Public Library’s New Role As Community Center – #libraries

Serving Your LGBT Teen Patrons – #lgbt #libraries

Library Zombie Apocalyopse  #thewalkingdead #librarydisplay #library:


Ted Dawe explains how his teen book got banned in New Zealand – #yalit

Why we need books exploring Muslim teen identity – #yalit