100 Scope Notes
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Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#23)

Can you name these 3 books based on their LEGO-fied book covers?

Do You Think You Know This Author’s Most-Reviewed Book?

I name an author, and you name what you think would be their most-reviewed book on Goodreads.

Q: What do Abby Wambach and Grace Lin Have in Common?

A: They’ve both recently been on The Yarn podcast.

The 2020 Poop Report

This post is what you think it is.

One Star Review, Guess Who? (#128)

Can you guess the classic children’s book by its scathing one-star review on Goodreads?

The Battle of the Picture Book Barcodes!

Vote for your favorites in the Battle of the Picture Book Barcodes.

Lone Wolves Update: How Many Caldecott Winners Have One Creator?

Diving back into the data about Caldecott winning books made by author/illustrators.

Nominate Your Favorites for the Undies Awards!

Get your nominations in for the world’s first and only case cover awards!

Giveaway: THE VERY LAST CASTLE is Two!

On the two-year anniversary of THE VERY LAST CASTLE, I’m giving away two copies.

Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#22)

Once again, it’s the game that’s sweeping the country. I used this website to (virtually) create 3 LEGO book covers. See how many you can name! #1: Answer #2: Answer #3: Answer How’d you do? Previously . . . Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#1) Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#2) Name That LEGO Book […]

Books on Film: The National Book Festival Motherlode

A batch of great author videos are available at the Library of Congress website.

Step Up Your Spooky in 2020

A roundup of recent spooky books for the Halloween season.

One Star Review, Guess Who? (#127)

Can you guess the classic children’s book by its scathing one-star review on Goodreads?

5 Thoughts on the Most Banned Books of the Decade

A closer look at the most challenged books of the last decade.

Notes on September 2020

My favorite posts of the past month.