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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: May 31

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

Book Lists and Awards

Summer Reading–It’s a (Tween) Girl Thing! Fun list @StorySnoops #kidlit

Summer reading lists for teen and tween boys @StorySnoops  #kidlit

Guardian children's fiction prize 2013 longlist - in pictures @Guardian via @PWKidsBookshelf #kidlit

6 Beach Books + #Literacy Skill-Building Activities! from @LiteracyLaunch

Stacked identifies a fun mini-trend: Amnesia in #YAlit

Growing Bookworms

Love this! Check out this news video about a kindergartner who read 875 books during school year via @100scopenotes

Very nice! SAVED BY SUMMER READING by @alansilberberg @NerdyBookClub #kidlit


On the #Cybils blog: 48-Hour Book Challenge  #kidlit #yalit

The 48 Hour Book Challenge Prize Packages via @MsYingling #kidlit

Oh, I love Dahl's Matilda! @abbylibrarian is celebrating her 25th Anniversary #kidlit

Don't miss the May 2013 Carnival of Children's Literature at Yellow Brick Reads #kidlit


BBC News - Paperless public libraries switch to digital via @PWKidsBookshelf

Librarian Bloggers Launch “Show Me the Awesome” Campaign @sljournal @lizb @catagator


This list sure brought me back: Old School Summer Bucket List from @coffeeandcrayon

Thoughts on Evaluating and reviewing book apps from @MaryAnnScheuer

Publishing and Book Selection

Why Are Teens Reading Dystopian Novels? | @ReadKiddoRead #kidlit #yalit

Better Investment Than Pizza: Discussing Picture Books at Politics and Prose #kidlit @PWKidsBookshelf

| @zoobeanforkids Grabs $500K From Kapor Capital & Others For Handpicked Kids’ Books Subscription Service @TechCrunch

The @Freakonomics blog on the apparent success of Tor's experiment in removing DRM from their ebooks

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