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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: July 7: Board Books, Picture Books and Reading Aloud

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this relatively light week include #audiobooks, #BookADay, #BookList, #Cybils, #GraphicNovels, #GrowingBookworms, #KidLitCon, #ReadAloud, #SummerReading, board books, library storytime, literacy, reading, and writing. Wishing you relaxing summer reading this weekend!

Book Lists

QuantumPhysics. calls 2017 The Year of the , w/ of notable titles | was early to the trend

100 Children's Audiobook Deals for Summer 2017 | list from sale | Some true bargains 

26 Wonderful Books for Kids Celebrating Summer (ages 4-12), from

ALA 2017 highlights: coming this summer & fall (ages 8-14), from

Diversity + Gender

PottymouthBooks Will Be Books: Enough With Gendered Children’s Lit | | Why market just to boys?

"Dear fellow white Christian writers," | chimes in on by imagining NOT being the default 

 Growing Bookworms

5 Ways to Help Your Child Read More, tips from  

10 Reasons You Should to Big Kids, Too | Introducing genres, discussing issues + more

HackingLiteracyNo excuses: How can build a culture of this year - at Hack Learning


Call for Presenters: 2017, Nov. 3-4 in Hershey, PA | encourages bloggers to attend  

On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing

Discussion on Starting vs. Finishing Books | Me, I abandon more books every year 

Schools and Libraries

& The Power of Shared Stories by  

Early At Its Finest: shares piece, positive effects of storytime on kids

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