Here at Hen&ink, we are over-the-moon* to share that both PEEP & EGG: I’M NOT HATCHING (written by Laura Gehl and illustrated by Joyce Wan) and WOLF CAMP (written and illustrated by Andrea Zuill) are finalist in the Children’ & Teen Choice Book Awards. Andrea and Laura join this impressive and fabulous list of terrific books and talented authors and illustrators. We know you have loads of friends on this list, and we hope you’ll vote from your heart and maybe, just maybe, your heart beats for PEEP & EGG in the K-2nd Grade category and for WOLF CAMP in the 3rd-4th Grade category.
As Homer would say, “Ahh-whoooAhh-Ahh-whooo!”
* ecstatic, euphoric, thrilled, overjoyed, elated, delighted, on cloud nine/seven, walking/treading on air, in seventh heaven, jubilant, rapturous, beside oneself with joy, jumping for joy, exultant, transported, delirious, enraptured, blissful, in raptures, as pleased as Punch, cock-a-hoop, as happy as a sandboy, as happy as Peep & Egg, like Homer with a new toy; on top of the world, on a high, tickled pink; as happy as a bed of clams…
About Erzsi Deak
Erzsi Deak is the founder of Hen&ink Literary Studio, a writer, and an editor. With nearly 30 years of experience on the international stage, she is most happy connecting individuals around the globe who can make things happen – no matter where you find yourself or what hat you are wearing. She is an editorial agent, pushing her authors and illustrators to go the extra kilometer to achieve sometimes surprising insights and results. A two-time SCBWI Member of the Year awardee, she speaks on craft, “the market,” and current industry topics. She is pleased to announce that the new MAB Media will publish PERIOD PIECES: STORIES FOR GIRLS as one of its launch books in 2015. Her first picture book, PUMPKIN TIME! (Sourcebooks, 2014, illustrated by Doug Cushman) has just been picked up by the Scholastic Book Clubs. Thanks to technology, she can work from France and be in New York and London at the same time.