This Weeks Tweets, Pins & Tumbls

Here are the links I shared on my Twitter, Pinterest, and Tumblr accounts this week that I think are cool:

So true:

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

The “Goosebumps” Conundrum: What Makes a Children’s Book Good? – The New Yorker

The Grown-Up Lives Behind Classic Children’s Books

How Banning Books Marginalizes Children

Meet the Illustrator: Erin E. Stead | Brightly

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Mo Willems’ best-selling book series comes to life in ‘Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play!’

Oliver Jeffers: ‘I was always an artist’ – but not a child of books

A plentiful harvest of Halloween picture books

Plenty of new kids’ books for Jewish New Year | j. the Jewish news weekly of Northern California

These election-year kids’ books get our vote

Want to Teach Kids About Money? These 9 Books Will Help

Writing Children’s Books Helped Grace Lin Embrace Being Asian American

EBOOKS

Print or Digital, It’s Reading That Matters

How Are You Celebrating The Freedom To Read -- also known as Banned Books Week ?:

LIBRARIES

New York Public Library has a mini roller coaster for books

Official ‘Outraged’ About Charges After KC Library Arrests

Photographing All 211 New York Public Library Branches

See the stunning renovation: Iconic New York Public Library reading room reopens Oct. 5

i love this quote:

TEEN LIT

From Baby-Sitting to Magic Pants: Why I Love Female Friendships in Young Adult Fiction

Magic In The Air: 3 Young Adult Fantasy Reads For Fall

YA Authors Get Out the Vote with