We’ve all met a few characters in books that we’d like to hang out with, but Peter Brown one-ups us all. Here he is being interviewed by the character he writes and draws himself, Lucy the bear, from the imperatively-titled You Will Be My Friend:
And, because the best gifts in life are free, here’s one for you! One must assume that soaring book sales have left Maru (Most Famous Internet Cat) with a surplus of empty boxes, a.k.a. “objects of infinite fun.” ‘Tis the season to adorn oneself in regal box-capes, after all! Savor it.