Day: June 2, 2017

This Week’s Tweets, Pins and Tumbls

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


10 classic German children’s books | All media content | DW | 29.05.2017

During the month of Ramadan, you can read these books with the whole family

Family storytime idea: read these 10 titles featuring sibling favorites together

Good books, like teachers, acknowledge children’s lives, says author Jacqueline Woodson |

NCTE’s Reading List for Summer in Participatory Citizenship via

Six smashing children’s books set in London

Summer 2017’s Best Children’s and Middle Grade Books |

What does Philip Pullman have to say about The Book of Dust? via


For these Philly librarians, drug tourists and overdose drills are part of the job:

Late Fees No Longer Exist at Salt Lake City Libraries

The US Library of Congress just put 25 million records online, free of charge – ScienceAlert –



Exclusive: will write ‘s brand new series!

Must-Read YA Books of Summer 2017 |

Summer 2017’s Best YA Sci-Fi & Fantasy Reads |

featuring Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders :

2017 Children’s & Teen Choice Book Awards

The winners of the 2017 Children and Teen Choice Book Awards have been announced. The winners are voted for online by children and teens. This year the winners were announced at Book Expo for the first time. Here are the winners:

K-2nd Grade Book of the Year

Madeline Finn and the Library Dog

Madeline Finn and the Library Dog by Lisa Papp


3rd-4th Grade Book of the Year

Once Upon an Elephant

Once Upon an Elephant by Linda Stanek, illustrated by Shennen Bersani


5th-6th Grade Book of the Year

The Misadventures of Max Crumbly: Locker Hero (Max Crumbly, #1)

The Misadventures of Max Crumbly: Locker Hero by Rachel Renee Russell with Nikki and Erin Russell


Teen Book of the Year

Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, #2)

The Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo