November 2, 2012

Publisher’s Weekly Best Books of 2012

2012 is still going on, I think, except for dogs and cats and goats and stuff because they don’t know about years. But despite all this, I’ve just received word that Publisher’s Weekly has chosen¬†The Troupe as one of their Best Books of 2012!

I found this out while waiting for a liquor superstore to open at 10:00 AM in a sketchy neighborhood, so it definitely brightened up my morning, which until this mostly featured grizzled homeless men who loudly complained that liquor stores should be open TWENTY-FOUR SEVEN, and bruised women carrying bitter silences. Fun stuff.

In other news, my son went as a gnome for Halloween, and despite being 19 months old he really committed to the part:

 

However, THIS is EASILY the GREATEST BABY HALLOWEEN COSTUME OF ALL TIME