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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 via @PWKidsBookshelf #literacy @The_Pigeon

Bookstore employee taps into kids' love of reading, starts used book drive "There's something about taking a book home"

School is back in session! 12 Books that Celebrate Smart Kids from @StorySnoops #kidlit

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

Jacqueline Wilson has been tapped to do a Sequel to E. Nesbit’s FIVE CHILDREN AND IT | via @medinger

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

Some helpful ideas: 10 Tips for Traveling With Kids (and Without Adultitis) from @kimandjason

Why Web #Literacy Should Be Part of Every Education | Co.Exist | Cathy Davidson + Mark Surman

Four Leading Publishers Join Books for Asia to Reach Two Million Children in Need via Jenny Schwartzberg #literacy

RT @AliceInBakerSt: Really interesting article on "winning back the teenage male in YA books" #literacy

Very fun! Toddler Drive-In Movie at the #Library via Tiny Tips for Library Fun

Interesting! Stacked: Guest Post: Two New-to-YA Publishers Worth Knowing @Gwenda + @TheAmes

RT @AliceInBakerSt: Stories are as important as genes, says a new book: via @BethKephart

Repost by @gregpincus, still worth a look: 6 Social Media Steps to Take after a Conference or Event

I enjoyed this post by Becky Levine about her reading addiction: …

Inspired by @silvermanjacob's article @medinger takes on the question of "niceness" in online reviews

Don't Stop Reading To Your Kids (as they get older)! says @LiteracyLaunch #literacy #kidlit

On @NerdyBookClub @the1stdaughter asks: Why Do You Believe In Picture Books? @Candlewick #kidlit

Random House announces program to give grants to award-winning teachers @RandomHouse

Is Children’s Literature Moving Beyond the Pedagogical? asks @AliceInBakerSt #kidlit

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

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