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All a-Twitter 2019

Happy Valentine’s Day! What might characters of children’s and YA lit tweet to their valentines? We’ve got some ideas! See if you can guess who’s tweeting to whom — and feel free to add your own sweet kidlit tweets in the comments.

@PianoHazel: @ArchitectJames: You’re everything to me.

Reply from @Aphrodite: Aww, humans!

@HesAKeeper: @LighthouseLady Hello love!

@Victor: @Elizabeth My heart belongs to you.

Reply from @Elizabeth: You can keep your heart — and any other body parts you might have lying around.

@BigBlue: @LittlePink Up, down, over, under, round and round — I’d march anywhere with you.

@NanSparrow: @Char Your friendship keeps me warm.

@ThePrince: @TheDressmaker Any way you dress it up, I <3 you.

@Mom: @LittleStar I love you to the moon(cake) and back!

@Yumi: @Grandma I really want to see you!

@Pekoe: @Olive Here’s a stick to say I’m glad we’re friends.

@LittleGrayDonkey: @Louie & @Nora Eeee-urp! Awe-honk! (That means, “Thanks for everything!”)

@IAmMia: @GraceInSpace My love for you is infinite.

@Bowtied_Bunny: @Lop-eared_Cutie Forget @TheStinkBug. #LoveIsLove

@Merci: @Lolo One thing hasn’t changed: you’ll always be my Valentine.

 

Read character-to-character love notes from previous years. For more Valentine’s Day–related fun, see

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  1. Katie Bircher Katie Bircher says:

    Here are the answers! Thanks to Elissa, Shoshana, and Cindy for playing Cupid!

    @PianoHazel: @ArchitectJames: You’re everything to me.

    Reply from @Aphrodite: Aww, humans!

    Hazel, James, and Aphrodite, Lovely War by Julie Berry

    @HesAKeeper: @LighthouseLady Hello love!
    lighthouse keeper to his wife, Hello Lighthouse! by Sophie Blackall

    @Victor: @Elizabeth My heart belongs to you.

    Reply from @Elizabeth: You can keep your heart — and any other body parts you might have lying around.

    Victor and Elizabeth, The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein by Kiersten White

    @BigBlue: @LittlePink Up, down, over, under, round and round — I’d march anywhere with you.
    biggest elephant to littlest elephant, A Parade of Elephants by Kevin Henkes

    @NanSparrow: @Char Your friendship keeps me warm.
    Nan Sparrow to Charlie, Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster by Jonathan Auxier

    @ThePrince: @TheDressmaker Any way you dress it up, I <3 you.
    Sebastian to Frances, The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang

    @Mom: @LittleStar I love you to the moon(cake) and back!
    Mama to Little Star, A Big Mooncake for Little Star by Grace Lin

    @Yumi: @Grandma I really want to see you!
    Yumi to Grandma, I Really Want to See You, Grandma by Taro Gomi

    @Pekoe: @Olive Here’s a stick to say I’m glad we’re friends.
    Pekoe to Olive, Olive & Pekoe: In Four Short Walks by Jacky Davis; illus. by Giselle Potter

    @LittleGrayDonkey: @Louie & @Nora Eeee-urp! Awe-honk! (That means, “Thanks for everything!”)
    Winslow to Louie and Nora, Saving Winslow by Sharon Creech

    @IAmMia: @GraceInSpace My love for you is infinite.
    Mia to Grace, On a Sunbeam by Tillie Walden

    @Bowtied_Bunny: @Lop-eared_Cutie Forget @TheStinkBug. #LoveIsLove
    Marlon Bundo to Wesley, A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo by Marlon Bundo with Jill Twiss, illus. by EG Keller

    @Merci: @Lolo One thing hasn’t changed: you’ll always be my Valentine.
    Merci to Lolo, Merci Suárez Changes Gears by Meg Medina

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