YA Roundup (5)


Lots of links to share this week.

  • Vampire Books May be Altering Teen Minds. This one’s a few weeks old now but still worth sharing. LiveScience.com reports that books like Twilight could be affecting the teenage brain in ways scientists don’t yet understand.

Finally…

Over the past week, many bloggers have weighed in on the recent GLBT-related teen suicides in the U.S. Here are a few posts which offer advice on how libraries can help GLBT teens.

All of these posts mention online initiatives inspired by these recent tragedies, including Ellen Degeneres’ powerful YouTube video on bullying and the It Gets Better and Make It Better video campaigns.

Posted on October 10, 2010, in YA Roundup. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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