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Links I Shared on Twitter This Week: November 2

Here are some highlights from the literacy and children's literature-related links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage.

At Growing Book by Book, nice #Literacy Guest Spotlight Q & A (+ tips) w/ 2nd grade teacher Sarah Yates

Picture books are for everyone - sharing and celebrating with all readers by @MaryAnnScheuer #picturebookmonth

NCFL celebrates National Family #Literacy Day® with four exciting developments  #litrdup

Sue and Elaine, a lovely story about the gift of #literacy @RIFWEB Blog  #kidlit #bookpeopleunite

Libraries Respond to Hurricane Sandy, Offering Refuge, WiFi, and Services to Needy Communities via @sljournal

Kid-Lit Cares: Superstorm Sandy Relief Effort = online talent auction hosted by @KateMessner to benefit #RedCross

Today is the start of #PictureBookMonth. Celebrate by reading picturebooks all month long!

RT @bookchook: Why School Libraries Matter (Its Not Just About the Books) #literacy @CHRasco @JensBookPage @readingtub

This is neat. 'Island of the Blue Dolphins' woman's cave believed found - @latimes via Sharon Levin

Morning Notes: Trick or Treat with Anakin Edition | a variety of interesting tidbits from @100scopenotes

Finding Wonderland: No Party Politics, just share your thoughts this Friday on why you vote  #whyivote

Just discovered this Eastern Iowa Gazette story that references my blog: Adults can learn from kids’ books too

This is cool! Stephen King Surprises Canadian Students with pre-Halloween School Visit | @sljournal

This looks interesting. Thoughts on WHY SCHOOL by Will Richardson from @frankisibberson

Penguin, Random House Merger Is On reports @LibraryJournal

Nice choices! Four Favorite Spooky Middle Grade Reads from @kidlitmysteries  #kidlit

Don't miss the October Carnival of Children's Literature 2012 at @iambrimful  #kidlit #yalit #halloween

Top Ten Girl Power Books: YA/Teen by @kelleemoye, @mentortexts, + @mselke01 on @NerdyBookClub  #yalit

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