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Links I Shared on Twitter This Week: August 17

Here are some highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week (and that weren't in the Children's Literacy Roundup post on Wednesday).

Mo Willems' Secrets For Raising a Reader @Scholastic http://ow.ly/d1Hej via @PWKidsBookshelf #literacy @The_Pigeon

Bookstore employee taps into kids' love of reading, starts used book drive http://ow.ly/d1dPW "There's something about taking a book home"

School is back in session! 12 Books that Celebrate Smart Kids from @StorySnoops http://ow.ly/d04cG #kidlit

Great picture of a sign outside a school: "Honk if you or your kids read today." http://ow.ly/d0455 via @StaceyLoscalzo

Jacqueline Wilson has been tapped to do a Sequel to E. Nesbit’s FIVE CHILDREN AND IT | via @medinger http://ow.ly/cYk8h

RT @tashrow: New SF bookstore devoted to rescuing out-of-print sf books and making them into free ebooks – Boing Boing http://buff.ly/MxhVuF

Some helpful ideas: 10 Tips for Traveling With Kids (and Without Adultitis) from @kimandjason http://ow.ly/d03r5

Why Web #Literacy Should Be Part of Every Education | Co.Exist | Cathy Davidson + Mark Surman http://ow.ly/cYiGR

Four Leading Publishers Join Books for Asia to Reach Two Million Children in Need http://ow.ly/cYhXs via Jenny Schwartzberg #literacy

RT @AliceInBakerSt: Really interesting article on "winning back the teenage male in YA books" http://ow.ly/cYhOD #literacy

Very fun! Toddler Drive-In Movie at the #Library http://ow.ly/cYkXf via Tiny Tips for Library Fun

Interesting! Stacked: Guest Post: Two New-to-YA Publishers Worth Knowing http://ow.ly/cYlgs @Gwenda + @TheAmes

RT @AliceInBakerSt: Stories are as important as genes, says a new book: http://lnkd.in/vGvS4i via @BethKephart

Repost by @gregpincus, still worth a look: 6 Social Media Steps to Take after a Conference or Event http://ow.ly/cWJHP

I enjoyed this post by Becky Levine about her reading addiction: http://beckylevine.com/2012/08/09/thankful-thursday-my-reading-addiction/ …

Inspired by @silvermanjacob's article @medinger takes on the question of "niceness" in online reviews http://ow.ly/cWJu2

Don't Stop Reading To Your Kids (as they get older)! says @LiteracyLaunch http://ow.ly/cWIWA #literacy #kidlit

On @NerdyBookClub @the1stdaughter asks: Why Do You Believe In Picture Books? http://ow.ly/cWGF1 @Candlewick #kidlit

Random House announces program to give grants to award-winning teachers http://ow.ly/cWFEQ @RandomHouse

Is Children’s Literature Moving Beyond the Pedagogical? asks @AliceInBakerSt http://ow.ly/cWFde #kidlit

Some great titles on @Oprah's 2012 Kids' Reading List: 8 to 11 Years http://ow.ly/cWpNl . Go @jenniholm, @pacylin #kidlit

This post © 2012 by Jennifer Robinson of Jen Robinson's Book Page. All rights reserved.

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