Tweets of the Week: April 18

Here are some tweets you might have missed this week from the world of YA lit:


Book Trailers

‏@HarperChildrens: Trailer alert! Share the video for @jawhitebooks‘ spellbinding tale THE THICKETY: A PATH BEGINS, out next month! â€¦


@TLT16: Chloe Grace Moretz will be killing aliens in ‘The 5th Wave’ | EW
@PWKidsBookshelf: Film rights to Olivia Kidney novels acquired by Moonbot Studios; will be live-action with animation sequences
@Somers_Library: ROOM by Emma Donoghue Headed to the Movies
‏@PWKidsBookshelf: ‘Catching Fire’ sweeps MTV Movie Awards
‏@eonline: MTV Movie Awards: Videos You Didn’t See on TV With Shailene Woodley, Chrissy Teigen and More!
@gayleforman: Are you ready for #AllTheFeels? Then watch the first #IfIStayMovieTrailer here- â€¦


Want to win OUT OF THIS WORLD Lunar Chronicles swag? Join the Resistance and help #SaveCRESS
@4everYA: Author @MichaelaMacColl stops by FYA to discuss literary heroines and give away a signed copy of ALWAYS EMILY! â€¦


@TLT16: When talking about sexual violence it is important to remember that boys can be victims too . . . â€¦
@TLT16: For National Library Week: Libraries Are the Beating Hearts of Communities â€¦
‏@LibraryofCT: Author Judy Blume on the value of libraries  #NLW14 #LivesChange
@sljournal: SLJ’s two new awards: School Librarian of the Year Award and Build Something Bold! @joycevalenza
‏@Scholastic: “Regular library visits inevitably lead to more #reading.” Great @HuffingtonPost list about going to the #library
@Scholastic: It’s National Library Week, so why not take a virtual tour of America’s public libraries? Great photos from @npr: â€¦


@catagator: Cover double, triple, and formerly quadruple. One stock image, four YA books: â€¦
@catagator: Expectations for girls in YA fiction, misleading reviews, and sexuality â€¦
@catagator: Are teen girls seeing themselves in what they read? @yaloveblog surveys her high school students: â€¦
@TLT16: For today’s Middle Grade Monday @RobinReads is struggling with the realities of working w/kids in poverty â€¦
@TLT16: GLBTQ lit for middle grade and ya readers â€¦

Just for Fun

@Lisagwray: You asked and author @Jkagawa answered!  via @goodreads @HarlequinTEEN
@WorldBookDayUK: “@PaperAndCup: Celebrating @WorldBookDayUK today in #shoreditch with #literarysandwiches” LOVE this!
‏@PWKidsBookshelf: J.K. Rowling writes Quidditch match reports for Pottermore | Guardian
@meganmccafferty: Ask! Authors! Anything! Ep. 2 with @halseanderson goes live Monday! What’s YOUR question for Laurie Halse Anderson? Tweet me! #AAALHA

~ Jennifer Rummel, currently reading Greetings from the Graveyard by Kate Klise