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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: August 8

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the literacy and reading-related links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage.

Book Lists

Classic Survival Books for Kids from 1000 Acre Woods #kidlit

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

Kidswide_wide-d88ef52514cf1fe5bd3eb9509d0897d569eb3ea7-s40Amazing list! The Ultimate Backseat Bookshelf: 100 Must-Reads For Kids 9-14 from @NPRBooks via @100scopenotes

Newest entry in Stacked Get Genrefied series: Graphic Novels #yalit @catagator

Novel/Graphic Novel Hybrids: A Reading List from @catagator at Stacked #yalit

Top Ten Middle Grade Read Alouds That Will Have Kids Rolling on the Floor Laughing by @cppotter @NerdyBookClub

bookshelves of doom: @DianneSalerni 's Seven Favorite Gothic Novels. #yalit @bkshelvesofdoom

The Cybils Awards

Cybils2012A big welcome to our newest #cybils organizer! @charlotteslib will be managing MG SFF for the @cybils this year

Early thoughts from @MsYingling (MG fiction organizer) on what it takes to be a #cybils panelist @cybils #kidlit

On the @Cybils blog: Heads Up! The Cybils are Coming! #kidlit #yalit @MsYingling

Growing Bookworms

Useful list for parents: 12 Great Interactive Story Apps for kids, reviewed by @TrevorHCairney #literacy

Lit-a-paloozaDon't miss @readingtub #Literacy Lalapalooza 10 - Keep Summer Fun Alive. Lots of fun ideas #litrdup

I love the idea of "reading the library", shelf by shelf, in this @NerdyBookClub post by Michael Carton  #literacy

Back to school ideas: easing first day worries for kindergarteners from @bookblogmomma #kidlit

Back to school ideas for supporting a beginning reader from @bookblogmomma #literacy


Hilarious post from @FuseEight on Picture Book Occupational Hazards: Zookeepers #kidlit

Libraries and Bookstores

Kid's Republic: Is this the Coolest Kids Bookstore in the World? asks @bookriot via @PWKidsBookshelf

Biblio File: Thoughts on #yalit ARCs and Relationship Building in libraries by @kidsilkhaze

Biblio File: Exclusive Editions = Bad News for Libraries by @kidsilkhaze via @catagator


Create with Cardboard - A Global Challenge for kids, reported by@bookchook #play

Book Chook Favourites - Games to Encourage Thinking #play #literacy @bookchook

Read Aloud Seize the Summer Campaign

Message_20Inspiring post at @BooksBabiesBows on "There is no substitute for books in the life of a child". @ReadAloud_org

RT @ReadAloud_org one of the best predictors of a student’s success is the # of words a child knows when entering school

RT @ReadAloud_org Seize the Summer and Read Aloud 15 MINUTES. Every child. Every parent. Every day.

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