In today's LA Times, Sonja Bolle does a great interview with Jon Scieszka, our National Ambassador for Young People's Literature. (Can we call him the NAYPL for short?) Every time Jon talks about reading, I just nod my head a lot and wish I could say it as well as he does. If the administration would only listen to him about this standardized testing nonsense . . . Yeah, maybe that's too much to hope. But hey, the guy has enough pull to get Mo Willems through airport security, so I guess anything is possible! You can check out the article here.