Can you imagine the awards dinners? The glitzy state affairs at the White House? And none of them able to say nor spell the name of a guy we all know is the cool brainfather of Guys Read and a bunch of other books like The Stinky Cheese Man and The True Story of the Three Little Pigs?
Via Read Roger, we've discovered that awesomely energetic and funny Jon Scieszka is the newest -- and the first -- National Ambassador for Young People's Literature. Congratulations!!! And YAY for young people's lit -- it's about to get a most serious kick in the pants!