Interior is written and illustrated by Joke van Leeuwen MatchBoox. For those who are seeking, or kindred soul found. This booklet is about the pervasive and silently longing for the presence of a loved one at home.
Joke van Leeuwen (1952) writes and illustrates her own books for children, is active as a poet (city poet of Antwerp 2008-2009), author of novels, comedian and storyteller of multiple honors work. In the Netherlands she received from her debut in a total of 16 literary awards. She was known for her books for young people, such as Deesje and also wrote for adults. In 2010 received Joke Golden Quill for her contribution to the Dutch Literature, the 2012 Constantijn Huygens Prize and in 2013 the AKO Literature Prize.