This Week’s Tweets

Here are some cool links I shared on my Twitter account this week:



2018 Caldecott Medal Acceptance by Matthew Cordell

Celebrate Eid With 5 More Awesome Muslim Characters!

Here are some finds from you want to know about

Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Name Cut From Award For Her ‘Stereotypical’ Depictions

Press Release Fun: The Debut of the 2018 Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards —

“The Racist Trope That Won’t Die” is abt ppl characterizing African Americans as apes. That trope is aided by kidlit that does it, too. Examples here:

The Refugee Experience for Children and Young Adults

Using Picture Books With Older Students – A How-to Guide –

The winners of the 2018 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway medal and Amnesty CILIP Honours are announced! Congratulations and Levi Pinfold



Librarians Collaborate to Support English Language Learners and Their Families –

Tips on fostering a gender-inclusive classroom from &


How Author Nina LaCour Hopes to Inspire LGBTQ+ Youth… –

A Top Fifteen List of Diversity in YA Science Fiction & Fantasy by Kristyn Dorfman via