100 Scope Notes
Inside 100 Scope Notes

Surprise! Announcing THE SHIP IN THE WINDOW

I’m making a book with Matthew Cordell!

One Star Review, Guess Who? (#147)

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

Gallery: The Art of the Picture Book Barcode 2021

A gallery of the most creative picture book barcodes of 2021.

Review: How to Apologize by David LaRochelle and Mike Wohnoutka

A review of HOW TO APOLOGIZE by David LaRochelle and Mike Wohnoutka.

One Star Review, Guess Who? (#146)

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

Notes on June 2021

A look back at my favorite posts of the past month.

Ye Olde Scope Notes: Why is Willy Wonka Selling Boring Logistical Software?

Why is Willy Wonka selling digital workflows???

‘This Book’ Books 2021

A roundup of ‘This Book’ books.

Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#30)

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

An 2021 Undies Awards Update

Send us your nominations for the best case covers of the year!

5 Books I’m Bringing Out East

Five books I’ll be bringing along for a trip out East.

Recently on The Yarn Podcast . . .

Some recent episodes you might like.

School Librarian Saturday: Ruff Ruffman: Humble Media Genius

A closer look at the digital media literacy website Ruff Ruffman: Humble Media Genius.

Children’s Books in the Amazon Top 100

Sometimes I wonder: How many children’s books are among the top 100 bestsellers on Amazon? And which books are they?

Books on Film: Maurice Sendak

A rare video interview with the master.