First of all, The Great Shrinky-Dink Giveaway is still in progress! Send an email with the subject line "dink", and your name and mailing address to firstname.lastname@example.org, and you could be the owner of an original piece of shriveled, plastic art!
Secondly, check out Hometown Tales podcast #145 to hear the spooky story of the "Twin Beds", read by Bryan Minogue.
Last but not least, I received my plaque from the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators for Hippo! No, Rhino, a 2006 Golden Kite Award Honor Book, in addition to some neat stickers which I slapped on all of my copies. Here's what they look like: