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Colleen AF Venable

Colleen AF Venable is the author of the picture books The Oboe Goes Boom Boom Boom , Mervin the Sloth Is About to Do the Best Thing in the World , and Amy the Red Panda Is Writing the Best Story in the World . She is also the author of several graphic novels, including Katie the Catsitter , the Guinea Pig: Pet Shop Private Eye series, and Kiss Number 8 , which was longlisted for the 2019 National Book Award. Colleen AF Venable lives in Brooklyn, NY.