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10 Years of Scope Notes: Origin Story

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November 9th marks the 10th anniversary of 100 Scope Notes. Seems like a good time to take a look back, a look forward, and reflect on how the heck this thing is still going.

Previously . . .

10 Years of Scope Notes: Reader Poll Results

How did this blog begin? Where did the title 100 Scope Notes come from? Why is “Get Crazier” my blogging mantra? A little while back I talked to Colby Sharp about all that stuff as we rode together in a car from New York City to Michigan.

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. Colby Sharp says:

    10 years!!!! You da man.