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Tweets of the Week: August 7th

Happy August (Can you believe it’s August already – where did the summer go?). Here are a few things you might have missed this week. And if you need a laugh, check out the tweets under .

Book News:

By the books, there’s a LOT of new releases this week! Which ones are you most looking forward to?
Cece Bell: how I made El Deafo – in pictures | Guardian
Here’s a list of concrete suggestions curated by ‘s Lin Oliver of ways we can support
Exclusive: signs a new YA trilogy deal:
15 New Series to Freshen Up Teen Collections
Six Eclectic Debut Novels from our Adult Books 4 Teens column
Teens and Reading: They’ll Do It and They’ll Like It. Here’s why:
:If you have read a fabulous debut YA author this year, consider nominating it for ‘s Morris Award.

Librarianship:

8 Fascinating/Frightening Facts About How Teens Use The Internet And Social Media
Reading/Discussion Guide is available for ALL WE HAVE IS NOW. Send an email to lisaschroederbooks(AT)gmail(DOT)com if you’d like to have it.
“Comics Connector” Finds Comics Professionals for School Visits
“Apprentice Architect,” an interactive app, allows viewers to design their own buildings
Check out this webinar on measuring the impact of your /learning program!

Just for Fun:

Kid Lit Style: Decor Inspired by Children’s Books | AP
Which character are you? Take the quiz and find out!
~ Jennifer Rummel, currently reading P.S. I Still Love You by Jenny Han
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I'm a YA Librarian who love love loves books and reading. My favorite types of books include mysteries, romance, thrillers, and spy books. I adore crafty books, regency romances, and cozy mysteries. When I'm not reading or talking about books, I love baking, crafting, and watching the Celtics.

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