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The 2020 Poop Report

Travis here with the hard-hitting children’s literature news you need.

Over my years as a school librarian, I’ve seen firsthand that kids are drawn to . . . books about poop. It’s true.

Look, I’m not here to analyze it. I’m just here to alert you to the recent and upcoming scatological offerings.

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. Benji Martin says

    Good work, Travis. I wouldn’t expect anything less from you.