Two New Yearsis out in the world, and I'm so thankful. Here is a list of gratitude:
Thank you Lynn Scurfield for bringing this story to life so gorgeously with your joyful, breathtaking illustrations. You truly elevated this book beyond what I could have dreamed.
Thank you Naomi Kirsten, Jay Marvel, and everyone at Chronicle Books for your dedication, generosity and expertise, and for making such a beautiful final product.
Thank you Emily for your support and guidance, always.
And the biggest thank you of all to Feather Flores, for believing in this story from the start. This book would not exist without your passion and infectious enthusiasm, and I am grateful beyond words for everything you did to make it happen!
Oh, one more: thank you to everyone who has read, loved, and expressed excitement and anticipation for the book so far. It truly means the world!
I hope our story reaches many more readers, and inspires people of all backgrounds to celebrate the things that unite us all.