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.:

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

7Imp – The Women of Finding Winnie – http://buff.ly/1FdIAYE #kidlit

9 Ways People Who Read As Kids Have An Advantage Over Everyone Else – http://buff.ly/1QWTBP #reading

Concerns over gendered children’s books and its impact – http://buff.ly/1KmqWi5 #kidlit

Katherine Applegate on Crenshaw – The Horn Book – http://buff.ly/1OspkJI #kidlit

Katherine Rundell shares her list of the greatest literary wolves – http://buff.ly/1iVqQae #kidlit

Roald Dahl Books to Be Given Away in Happy Meals in the U.K. http://buff.ly/1FfQ0uC #kidlit

Roald Dahl Funny prize for children’s books is closed down – http://buff.ly/1FfKuZ1 #kidlit

Schoolboy calls for more disabled characters in children’s books – http://buff.ly/1Kxa77C #kidlit #diversity

The St. Paul Public Library’s transformation – http://buff.ly/1Jl98Cd #libraries

Some Kids’ Books Are Worth The Wait: ‘They Do Take Time,’ Says Kevin Henkes – http://buff.ly/1WiTsIU #kidlit

Top 10 reasons to go comic book crazy! – http://buff.ly/1Jf5x8J #comics #kidlit

The world:

LIBRARIES

Brace yourself for The Seattle Public Library name change – http://buff.ly/1L3IdlI #libraries

Cross-Country Mission To Track Down Carnegie Libraries – http://buff.ly/1Mmh8r7 #libraries

The Public Library’s New Role As Community Center – http://buff.ly/1Jq5OWl #libraries

Serving Your LGBT Teen Patrons – http://buff.ly/1MHiqA4 #lgbt #libraries

Library Zombie Apocalyopse  #thewalkingdead #librarydisplay #library:

TEEN READS

Ted Dawe explains how his teen book got banned in New Zealand – http://buff.ly/1WiUiFH #yalit

Why we need books exploring Muslim teen identity – http://buff.ly/1jbdCXb #yalit