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TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. It was a bit of a light week overall, but, happily, there are a number of excellent articles dedicated to growing bookworms. 

Book Lists and Awards

Some good books in the Newbery / Caldecott 2014: Final Prediction Edition from @FuseEight #kidlit

These are standouts | Picture Book Gems of Years Past 10 years recommended by @fuseeight #kidlit

Neat to see so much #kidlit in the top 20 books of last year (w/ a middle grade title at the top) via @100scopenotes

Another good list: 2013 Best Children’s Fiction from @tashrow Waking Brain Cells #kidlit


At Random Musings of a Bibliophile @brandymuses reviews the fabulous The Latte Rebellion by my friend @aquafortis

The folks @bookriot are looking to cover more books by people of color, and are looking for your author suggestions


2013-badge-chocolateandpink (1)It's that time of year | Launching A #KidLit Celebration of Women's History Month, 2014!

The 2014 SLJ’s Battle of the Kids’ Books is ramping up! via @bkshelvesofdoom #kidlit

Growing Bookworms

Nice! Through the Years: Reflections on Raising a Reader by Monica Babaian @txlibrarianbabs @NerdyBookClub

The Importance of Reading Bedtime Stories to Big Kids | @Scholastic #literacy

Because kids need books! Ten Ways to Find Children's Books on the Cheap from @BooksBabiesBows #kidlit #literacy

Excellent! Matt Renwick’s Top 10 Takeaways from The Read Aloud Handbook by Jim Trelease @NerdyBookClub @ReadByExample

On her daughter finding "Her Book", "THE book that spoke to her" by @GigiMcAreads @NerdyBookClub

Excellent resource! Chapter Books to Read With Children 5-12 from @TrevorHCairney #literacy


Twenty Questions from @escapeadulthood to Start Your Year with a Bang. I like "What's my perfect day?"

On Reading, Writing, and Publishing

Stacked: The Reductive Approach to YA Revisited: Contemporary YA & Generosity to Readers @catagator #yalit

Food for thought from @haleshannon at Squeetus: The young adult book tropes that ate the world

Schools and Libraries

A great idea! Nonfiction in the School Cafeteria | @ReadByExample #literacy

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