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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: August 15

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

Book Lists

List of books about dolls or dollhouses that come to life: Child’s Play | Views From the Tesseract #kidlit

Nostaliga! Old School Wednesdays: Middle Grade Blogger Roundtable of childhood favorites @booksmugglers #kidlit

The newest post in So You Want to Read Middle Grade is from @MsYingling, with great titles: #kidlit

Book list: 22 Picture Books for Rowdy Girls (and Boys) from @momandkiddo #kidlit

Stacked: The Summer Before it All: A Reading List of books set during summer before college (or change) #yalit

The Top Ten Laughing Books | @NerdyBookClub #kidlit

Mom Seeks Free-Range Children’s Book Suggestions, finds tons of great ideas in comments here: #kidlit

Cybils Award

Apply to be a #Cybils Panelist starting Thursday, or, Why 150 isn't a scary number of books from @charlotteslib

On the #Cybils blog: Cybils Categories for 2013 #kidlit #yalit

Get ready for the #Cybils urges this year's blog editor @MsYingling #kidlit

The #Cybils Elementary/Middle Grade Sci Fi and Fantasy winners of years past profiled @charlotteslib #kidlit

Growing Bookworms

Thoughts on Investing In our Children's and Students' Reading Lives by @ruth_ayres @NerdyBookClub #literacy

Reading Homework Tips for a Stress-Free School Year! from @growingbbb #literacy

How Books Can Teach Your Child to Care - Speakeasy @WSJ via @PWKidsBookshelf #literacy #kidlit

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


Don't Miss: The Complete Listing of All Public Children’s Literature Statues in the United States — @fuseeight


The Great Summer Library Challenge for Kids: Scavenger Hunt from @momandkiddo #literacy

Sun-Sentinel reports demand for Ebooks draining budgets at libraries in Broward, Palm Beach counties @PWKidsBookshelf

7 Reasons to Rediscover Your Public Library | @moneytalksnews via Alex Dohan #libraries #literacy

Programs and Research

Fun stuff. 'Books On Bikes' program Helps Seattle Librarians Pedal To The Masses @NPRBooks via @CHRasco

RT @Tales2Go: Listen up: Audiobooks Raise Reading Scores Introduce students to books above their reading level. #literacy #kidlit

Why the World Is Smarter Than US (why our school system lags others, book recap) @thedailybeast via @PWKidsBookshelf

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