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Tim Miller on the Making of TINY KITTY, BIG CITY

A Q&A with TINY KITTY, BIG CITY author/illustrator Tim Miller

Sydney Taylor Blog Tour: Sofiya Pasternack

An interview with recent Sydney Taylor Honor winner Sofiya Pasternack.

Catching Up with Philip Stead and Matthew Cordell

A conversation with Philip Stead and Matthew Cordell about their latest collaboration, FOLLOW THAT FROG!

The Best Tweets from the 2021 Youth Media Awards

All the best reactions to the 2021 Youth Media Awards.

Cover Reveal Q&A: PLAYING THE CARDS YOU’RE DEALT by Varian Johnson

A cover reveal (and Q&A) for Varian Johnson’s next book, PLAYING THE CARDS YOU’RE DEALT.

Top 10 Posts of 2020: #1

From December 21st to January 1st, I’m counting down the most popular 100 Scope Notes posts of 2020. The countdown continues today with . . . Goodnight Zoom: Parody Children’s Books for This Moment

The Watsons Go to Birmingham and MJ vs. LeBron: A Conversation with Christopher Paul Curtis

A Q&A with the Newbery Medalist.

Fox & Rabbit Q & A with Beth Ferry

An interview with Fox & Rabbit author Beth Ferry.

Books on Film: Kadir Nelson on CBS Sunday Morning

CBS Sunday Morning visits with Kadir Nelson.

A Q&A (and a Giveaway) with Lauren Castillo: OUR FRIEND HEDGEHOG

I talk with Lauren Castillo about her upcoming chapter book, OUR FRIEND HEDGEHOG (and give away a copy).

The Children’s Literature Community Reacts to the Passing of Tomie dePaola

The children’s literature community remembers a legend.

The Glory of the Personal Pan Pizza: An Interview with Tom Angleberger about Book It!

I talked with Book It Author Ambassador Tom Angleberger about my two favorite things: books and pizza.

Authors and Illustrators at Home

A roundup of online events from authors and illustrators.

Happy, Happy, Joy, Joy: A Chat with Ethan Long about Happy County

A chat with Ethan Long about his new Happy County series.

‘It was like a silent comedy’ Chris Haughton on the making of DON’T WORRY, LITTLE CRAB

I talk with Chris Haughton about making picture books, and reveal the trailer for his latest, DON’T WORRY, LITTLE CRAB.