You Must Have Been a Beautiful Babymouse
Sweet, delicious, hot pink, self-referential (if you've read the books) cupcakes. This picture is a touch misleading. When I initially opened the box it was full of yummy squishy cupcakes. By the time I got my camera they had been devoured by perpetually cupcake-hungry librarians. This is true.
But was that all he brought? Oh no, sir. No no no. Mr. Holm also presented me with this:
Look at that beautiful thing. He framed it just for us. Framed it! And it's for the library. I was absolutely thrilled to death. But wait! There's more!
ONE FRAMED BABYMOUSE PICTURE JUST FOR ME
ONE CUPCAKE (MENTIONED BEFORE)
I was, suffice it to say, blown away. I'd mentioned Babymouse on my NPR gig thing, so I guess this was his way of saying thank you. But man oh man, it was out of this world. So the new Nicest Guy In the World? Matthew Holm. I kid you not. Now go read Babymouse.