Notes on October 2013
We now know for sure that Mr. Tullet is a good guy as well as being a great artist. I was surprised and excited that the Press Here creator was game to take part in an illustrated interview. To be honest, I really didn’t want it to end. Is permanent pen pals too much to ask? (editor’s note: yes)
The stages of wearing a temporary tattoo:
Week 1: This will be good for a laugh
Week 2: I can’t believe people think this is real!
Week 3: Where’s the nearest tattoo parlor? Let’s make this permanent.
There’s anecdotal evidence. But there’s also a bit of data (discovered via Google’s Ngram Viewer) to back up the rise of the !!!
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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