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Virginia Association of School Librarians Classroom 2.0 Ten Authors and Publishers to Follow on Instagram | Book Recommendations and Reviews Instagram is famous as a haven for food porn, celebs, and selfies. But did you know some of your favorite authors and publishers are also on Instagram? Although not as popular as social networking sites that are more word-based, like Twitter and Facebook (because obvs), a few authors are sharing their sunsets, pets, current reads, and eating adventures with the World Wide Instagram. Publishers are starting to use Instagram, too, offering a look not just at recent releases, but into the behind-the-scenes workings of the Big 6 5. Without further ado, here are ten authors and publishers to add to your IGers list: Amy Tan (@amytanwriter), author of The Joy Luck Club Tan shares pictures of her family, adorable dog, travels, and people holding copies of her latest release for the half-face meme #TheValleyofAmazement. Erin Morgenstern (@erinmorgenstern), author of The Night Circus Morgenstern’s Instagram feed is artistic, with a gothic flair (this probably surprises no one).

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