Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: August 23
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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: August 30

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage.

Back to School

This is nice. 25 Ways to Make a Difference This School Year from @CoffeeandCrayon

Bouncing Back to School: Great Books for Easing First Day Jitters | @sljournal #kidlit

Book Lists

A Tuesday Ten Book List: Here Be Dragons | Views From the Tesseract #kidlit

New entry in So You Want to Read Middle Grade @greenbeanblog by @ChristophrHealy #kidlit

Some great graphic novels for young kids, recommended by @LainiTaylor #kidlit

Interesting new Stacked post: Microtrends in YA Fiction @catagator #yalit

Book List: Science Fiction Picture Books for Kids from @momandkiddo #kidlit


Cybils2013SmallNew #Cybils blog post: Deadline to apply coming soon! (Saturday). Don't miss your chance. Notification in mid-Sept.

#Cybils 2013: Looking for Volunteer Judges (especially for #BookApps) reports @MaryAnnScheuer #kidlit

On the #Cybils blog: Buttons, buttons, we've got the buttons! Show your support for @cybils #kidlit


Ideas for Celebrating International #Literacy Day on Sept. 8 from @bookchook #litrdup

The August Carnival of Children’s Literature is up at Flowering Minds by @darshanakhiani #kidlit #literacy

This is fun! Students Skyping With @MrsPStorytime about Her Reading Contest on YouTube #kidlit

Do you love little Golden books? Wendie's Wanderings reports on Exhibit at Smithsonian #kidlit

Growing Bookworms

Excellent post: Everyone Loves Reading – Just find the right book | I lliked "Books need to become their sanctuary" |

How to get children to read? Embrace the e-book, says @csmonitor via @PWKidsBookshelf #litrdup

Teaching boys to become strong learners. Ottawa Citizen article introduces new book #literacy via @readingtub

Reading together still important after children start school, expert says @TheAge via @librareanne #litrdup

Whose story is it? @NanMarino on the partnership between author + story sharer @NerdyBookClub


Userful stuff! 10 Golden Rules To Take Your Library’s Twitter Account to the Next Level via @sljournal

I don't agree with this. Librarian slams 9-year-old for reading too much | New York Daily News via @PWKidsBookshelf


The Formula That's Ruining Teen Movies. Is "the chosen one" trope overdone? @TheAtlantic via @PWKidsBookshelf

Pretty cool, How Entrepreneurship Is Creating New Opportunities For Women - Forbes via @cmirabile

Yes, Jeff Bezos should shut down the Washington Post’s printing presses, + here’s why — @matthewi @gigaom @cmirabile

On Books and Reading

Celebrating the Death of a Book (those books loved to death) |@NoVALibraryMom #kidlit

Philip Pullman on #kidlit 'Loosening the chains of the imagination' | @Guardian via @PWKidsBookshelf

If only .... A view of the world as @NerdyBookClub by @HGoldbergSloan

RT @catagator: Some thoughts about my Book Riot post on adults reading YA over at publishing perspectives . . .

Ridiculous Ways the Internet Explains Why Adults Read YA, and what @catagator thinks about it @bookriot

How do you organize your To Be Read books? @lizb wants to know

The New National Ambassador of Young People’s Literature: Who’s It Gonna Be? — @fuseeight has some thoughts #kidlit

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