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Monday, October 12, 2009

Happy Birthday, NAVEL!

Happy Monday! And Happy Release Day to THE NAVEL OF THE WORLD!

Huge thanks to Shrinking Violets for featuring me today. Mary Hershey and Robin LaFevers rock!

Also huge thanks for all the Twitter Book Birthday love! Did I mention I love Twitter more and more each day?

Hope everyone has a great day!

40 comments:

Heather Zundel said...

First comment! I'm so excited for you! Happy Birthday Naval! Go eat a cake in honor of it today, preferably book-shaped. ;)

PJ Hoover said...

Yay, Heather! Thanks for the cake thoughts!

Tabitha said...

YAY!!!!! I'm so excited for you, too. And I'm angry with my mail man for not bringing my pre-ordered copy faster...*drumming fingers* Come on already!! :)

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Tabitha! It is a national mail holiday today :)

Aimee States said...

Congratulations! Happy book-birthday.

Danyelle said...

Congratulations, PJ! I'm so excited for you, and great article on Shrinking Violets. :)

*birthday cookies*

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Aimee and Danyelle! I love cookies!

Christine M said...

WooHoo! Congratulations on the release of Navel! You Rock!

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Chris! And you rock, too!

Keri Mikulski said...

Yay!!! Congratulations!! :)

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Keri!

T. Anne said...

WOw BIG Congrats!!!!!!!! I'm woo hooing over in Cali for you!

Caroline Starr Rose said...

Wow, Navel and Wimpy Kid. Too cool.

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, T. Anne!

Yes, Caroline, Wimpy Kid, too. My son can rejoice :)

Miriam S.Forster said...

Happy Birthday to you! Happy Birthday to you! Happy Birthday dear awesome-book-of-Pj's...

Happy Birthday to you!!

Tricia J. O'Brien said...

A very happy release day to you! I'm racing off to crit group but when I'm back I'm checking out the Shrinking Violets feature. Woo-Hoo!

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Miriam and Tricia! I'm really excited!

ElanaJ said...

Congrats on the release of this! Can't wait to get it. Another book for my ever-growing list.

B.J. Anderson said...

Woo hoo! Happy release day!!

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Elana! I know what you mean about the book list!

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, B. J.. And did you get a new pic?

Trisha Pearson said...

Congratulations and Happy Birthday to Navel! I'm very happy for you both. Enjoy your day!

Kelly said...

Congrats, PJ! My son Josh and I are looking forward to reading it!!

adrienne said...

YAY! We're looking forward to it here, too.

MG Higgins said...

Yahoo!!! Saw the fabulous post at Shrinking Violets. I'm really happy for you!

beckylevine said...

Happy Launch Day! Congratulations!

beth said...

YAY!!!! HAPPY RELEASE DAY!!!!!!!

Vonna said...

I hope you've had a great day. Congratulations!

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Trisha and Kelley and Adrienne and MG and Becky and Beth!

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Vonna!

Lady Glamis said...

So so exciting!!!!! No where can I get this? :)

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Michelle! Such a good question. I will post when I know :)
and love the new pic!

Christina Farley said...

Sooooooo exciting! Yeah and yeah. One for the book, one for your birthday. What is your twitter name? I'd like to follow you.

Bish Denham said...

Yippee! Congratulations!

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Christina and Bish! I'm @pj_hoover on twitter!

Robyn Campbell said...

PJ, Happy birthday and I am ordering it for Ivy for Christmas. I know she's going to love it. She thinks you are one of the best writers ev-ah! :)

Kelly H-Y said...

WOOHOOOOOO!!!!!! I'm so excited for you ... you must be on Cloud Nine!!!! Congrats!!

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Robyn and Kelly! And I LOVE hearing that, Robyn!!!!! Thank you!

Casey McCormick said...

I hope you had a great release day, PJ! I went to buy it at a local store yesterday, but they aren't getting them until the 28th. Boo. I think I'll order it online instead!

PJ Hoover said...

Thanks, Casey! I saw that on B&N that it said the 28th. Thanks so much!