Tweets of the Week – May 29th

BEA is this week, if you’re looking for some new titles, new authors, or to see what’s going on check out #BEA15 for all the fun.


 · It’s officially season! Read our 7 favorite quotes from commencement speeches delivered by :

 · Jodi Picoult talks about her new book and writing YA from Bustle
 · Campaign Turning Book-Nerd Selfies Into Book Donations For Kids In Need | Bustle
 · LGBTQ Publishing: Titles aimed at young readers address the transgender experience
Exciting! Fox picks up rights to THIS DARK ENDEAVOR for fab director (Dawn Planet Apes, Cloverfield.)
 · The Shadowhunters TV Series News: Episode 1001 Starts Filming TODAY!
 Sneak peek photos from week 1 of shooting ! Are you excited?

 · Washington Study Further Ties Quality Library Programs to Student Success |

 · Libraries staffed with professional librarians are the heart of a school. shares an experience
Career Conversations – What I learned when my teens wanted to host a program series on careers —


 · Librarian helps teen find new outlook on life through books | Gannett

 · How We Talk About the Victims of Sexual Abuse Matters — Teen Librarian Toolbox
 · This list of YA books for black girls is fantastic:
 · Teaching Teenagers to Develop Their Emotional Intelligence
 · Hands-on Projects and Titles that Celebrate Maker and Latino Cultures

Just for Fun:
 ·Are you the smartest girl in America? Take this quiz inspired by ‘s book!

 · Click of the day: see Shaun Tan’s sculptures for a German edition of tales by the Brothers Grimm | Brain Pickings
 · Know a fan? “Write Like a Ninja” contest lets kids get published in LEGO: Ninjago book!

~ Jennifer Rummel currently reading Rook by Sharon Cameron