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Chicagoland! I! AM! EXCITED!

Betsy Bird has brought her brand of children’s literary breeze-shooting to the midwest, and I’m honored to be a part of it:

The Art of Enthusiasm

This weekend I get to chat with John Schumacher, Colby Sharp, and Betsy Bird at the Evanston Public Library. If you’re in the area, come on over and say hi.

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. I! Am! Excited! Too!

  2. I hope this isn’t a one-time occurrence!! All my favorite SLJ bloggers in one place and I can’t make it :(