This Week’s Tweets

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

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

Dr. Seuss’ forgotten anti-war book made him an enemy of the right

Facts About the Natural World Astound and Delight in These Picture Books

Great Books about Strong Girls and Women -A Short List » Public Libraries Online

The Honesty of Sadness in Literature for Young People – http://www2.ncte.org/blog/2018/01/honesty-sadness-literature-young-people/

Hong Kong’s public libraries ‘U-turn’ on anti-LGBT+ kids’ books ban after uproar · PinkNews

Humor is one of the things that gets kids . Funny Books: Hilarious Reads for ages 8-13

Michael Rosen: the trick to making children laugh, daring to be daft

The Most Anticipated Children’s and YA Books of Fall 2018:

On the Imperialist ‘Charity’ of Rebuilding Caribbean Children’s Libraries with Eurocentric Books – https://t.co/tB387bDGJd

“Picture books are the magical result of artistic collaboration. As a picture book writer, I’m always amazed to see my words transformed and elevated by the illustrations, blended together for the perfect storytelling experience.” –

TEEN LIT

Native YA: Four Native American Authors on Their Messages for Teens + a recommended reading list – https://t.co/yPqjPhx6MH

YA Graphic Novels Coming Out August–December 2018