This is the children’s lit blog equivelant of a clips show. You know, when the main characters on a show are stuck in an elevator and decide to take a look back at all the memorable moments over the years? It accomplishes two things:

1. It makes it seem like things are coming to an end.

2. You don’t really have to create anything new.

Since 100 Scope Notes is moving to a new self hosted home (click here to check it out), and I’m planning on spending the evening eating oatmeal raisin cookies, I thought it appropriate to take a look at the 10 most popular (and 10 least popular) posts in 100 Scope Notes history. First up, the popular ones.

#10. Create Your Debut Fantasy Novel Cover

#9. 2009 Caldecott Medal Predictions

#8. 100 Scope Notes Top 10 Picture Books

#7. Review: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw

#6. Gallery: Debut YA Covers

#5. Movie Review: City of Ember

#4. Create Your Debut YA Cover

#3. Book Review: Swindle

#2. Things Librarians Fancy

#1. Wimpy Kid Covers Across the Globe

And now – get your rotten vegetables ready – the least popular. Not pretty.

#10. Sunday Link Du Jour: February 24, 2008

#9. Sounds About Right

#8. Sunday Link Du Jour: February 10, 2008

#7. On Break Starting … Now

#6. Take the ‘Edge’ Off

#5. SLJ’s Best Of

#4. … Or Should They Be Called “Visual Books”?

#3. 100 Scope Notes: On Break Until Monday

#2. A List for Everyone

#1. Some Honest Tips

(Top Image: ‘Bingo Number 10