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Here’s to the Ambassador

In honor of his soon-to-be-completed run as National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, the wonderful children’s lit blog A Year of Reading is hosting a celebration for Jon Scieszka. Click here to partake in the festivities. Our new Ambassador will be named tomorrow, January 5, 2010.

About Travis Jonker

Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at scopenotes@gmail.com, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.


  1. Glad to see Jon got his Ambassador Medal back. Too funny!

  2. Jon Scieszka says:

    Very nice Travis.
    Now I want my sash and shoes back too.
    Same basket, same location I presume?

  3. Scope Notes says:

    Of course, sir.

  4. What a guy to come around and comment on all our posts! Your comics crack me up and this one was no different! I’m glad he got to see it!!!


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