... and all I have to show for it are these four photos. Despite the fact that I got to spend time with dear cousins and cherished friends, meet famous authors and hobnob with publishers, I only took my camera out three times. And one of those times was to take pictures of fish. Here you go:
With my friend and fellow Newbery committee mischief-maker, Ellen, during a reception at the Space Needle
Same reception, same fellow mischief-maker, with Elsworth on the observation deck! Can't you see the lights of Seattle below? Okay, imagine them. Ellen was the first-ever Mary Poppins at Disney World. She is totally Mary Poppinsy.
Don't worry, I escaped the convention center long enough to walk through Pike Place Market. I had to giggle at these little signs...