Greg has that je ne sais quois of those few who possess intelligence, charm, humility, and a striking resemblance to George Clooney. Photos stolen from Jolie:
(I am laughing with total embarrassment because Kim Baker, awesome SCBWI gal & writer, has just told me my sweater was doing that J-Lo camera flash thing...eek... Take that, sweater.)
We ran into lots of friends, including Bonny Becker, author of the wildly popular A VISITOR FOR BEAR:
And while we were tweeting and generally causing a ruckus in the back row (but not before Greg gave shout-outs to lots of awesome kidlit sites, including Jen Robinson's Book Page, Mitali's Fire Escape, Lee Wind, readergirlz, and lots of others - thank you, Greg!), we got the news...the incredible...the not-remotely-unexpected-because-she-is-a-genius-to-be-reckoned-with...
Martha Brockenbrough sold her picture book to Arthur A. Levine Books! WAHOOOOO!
So if you are in Seattle, come see both Martha and Greg present at tonight's SCBWI WWA professional series meeting at SPU's Demaray Hall, begins at 7 p.m. Hope to see you there!