Interieur: The desire for the presence of a loved one at home. Dutch text.
Author and illustrator: Joke van Leeuwen (1952) writes and illustrates her own books, is active as a poet (City poet of Antwerp 2008 - 2009), novelist, cabaretière and storyteller. In the Netherlands, she in total received 16 literary awards. She is well known for her childrenbooks, such as 'Deesje', and also wrote for adults. In 2010 she received 'The Gouden Ganzeveer' for her contribution to the Dutch Letters, in 2012 the Constantijn-Huygens-prijs and in 2013 the AKO literatuurprijs.