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:

Professional Library Literature :


5 Big Reasons to Continue to Read to Your ‘Big’ Kids

Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit gets his own 50p coin – and he didn’t have to steal it

Best Princess Books for All Ages

Celebrating a legendary kids’ book illustrator – The Boston Globe

Children’s books for Muslims are great idea, author says

It Took Dr. Seuss a Year to Write ‘The Cat in the Hat’—and It Changed Kids’ Lit Forever

A name speaks volumes for these children’s books:

Scholastic and We Need Diverse Books announce an expanded partnership! | On Our Minds  

Simon & Schuster Launching an Imprint for Muslim Children’s Books – World Religion News

Why are so many children’s fantasy books adapted as films?


16 Hilarious Signs That Prove Libraries Are the Greatest

Dennis Walcott, Former Schools Chancellor, Is Named C.E.O. of Queens Library

MIT’s Future of the Library: Encouraging Social Knowledge-Building

San Francisco Public Library hosts drag queen story hour for children

Snark, Sarcasm, and Your Friendly Neighborhood Librarians » Public Libraries Online

girl with books:


Angus, Thongs author Louise Rennison dies – BBC News

This Book Gives Native Girls The Tools To Seek Help After Getting Raped