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Growing Bookworms Newsletter: January 11

Links I Shared on Twitter This Week: January 11

Here are some highlights from the links that I have shared on Twitter since the first of the year @JensBookPage.

Kidlitosphere Links

The Kidlitosphere Comment Challenge, hosted by @leewind +@MotherReader is back! http://ow.ly/gJA5Q #kidlit

Giving Back: A @The_Pigeon Inspired Post from @MotherReader to warm your heart http://ow.ly/gzdl3 #kidlit

Useful primer fron @haleshannon: What's the deal with those authors visiting schools and stuff? http://ow.ly/gI9DP #kidlit

Gathering Books Launches Bimonthly Theme for January/February: Crazy over Cybils! | http://ow.ly/gBCkm #kidlit

Always fun to read about: Triumphantly Tweeting Authors @Cybilshttp://ow.ly/gA3HR #literacy

Most Popular Book Posts of 2012 at What Do We Do All Day?@momandkiddo http://ow.ly/gzmZY

Some great stuff here from @TrevorHCairney Top 20 Most Popular Posts in Five Years of Blogging http://ow.ly/gzmRZ #literacy

Book Lists

Don't miss Looking for kids of color in the middle grade sci fi/fantasy books of 2012 by @charlotteslib http://ow.ly/gzmLQ #kidlit

Top 2012 Teen Reads to Wake Your Brain Cells from @tashrowhttp://ow.ly/gzlBP #yalit

Great roundup of #yalit Horror titles from @catagator at Stackedhttp://ow.ly/gzltN

Neat new blog with themed YA Reading Lists every day. Today: Columbus Spies Mermaids! http://ow.ly/gFFKG #yalit @kidsilkhaze

TED Blog | 10 great children's books that will become classics by@StudioJJK http://ow.ly/gImlJ

Great list by @haleshannon on squeetus: "Girl" books that boys lovehttp://ow.ly/gC9pl #kidlit

Some great choices: sequels that my young companion in fantasy reading + I are most looking forward to @charlotteslib http://ow.ly/gA3yy

Literacy and Growing Bookworms

Some thoughts on The Reading Race, well worth reading, from Amy@LiteracyLaunch http://ow.ly/gJKM3 #litrdup #literacy

Authors Wanted: A call for Skype volunteers for World Read Aloud Day 2013 from @KateMessner http://ow.ly/gFHRn #litrdup

Very nice! 5 Ideas for Organizing Books To Promote Toddler Interaction from Growing Bk by Bk http://ow.ly/gC9VD #litrdup

Books and Libraries

Interesting article about book-lover who publishes new editions of obscure books - -NYTimes.com via @cmirabile http://ow.ly/gugTR

Sigh! School Library Thrives After Ditching Print Collection@ShiftTheDigital http://ow.ly/gHO9Y

McDonald's to become UK's largest book distributor with Happy Meal deal - via @PWKidsBookshelf http://ow.ly/gIm6f #litrdup

Libraries are expanding scope. See Check These Out at the Library: Blacksmithing, Bowling - http://WSJ.com http://ow.ly/gGdZ3

The Island of Adventure by Enid Blyton. @ReadAloudDad made me want to re-read the series. http://ow.ly/gzvNc #kidlit

I find this encouraging. Never Mind E-Books: Why Print Books Are Here to Stay - http://WSJ.com http://ow.ly/gC7vY

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