Publicity Report—Our Books in the Media

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2024 Publicity Report

Dear Authors,
Please enjoy the March 2024 Media and Publicity Report. The following list reflects all activities in the past two months and those scheduled going forward.
Best,
Liliane

AdventureKEEN

The Unofficial Guides

The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2024 by Seth Kubersky, Bob Sehlinger, Len Testa, and Guy Selga Jr. ISBN 978-1-62809-145-8
February 2: Seth was interviewed by the hosts of The Sweep Spot podcast, 9 p.m. ET
February 6: Seth was interviewed by the hosts of the CoasterRadio podcast at 8:30 p.m. ET
February 8: Listen to Seth Kubersky talk Disneyland with the hosts of the CoasterRadio podcast. Hear the February 8th episode here.
February 9: Listen to Seth Kubersky as he talks about Disneyland, Walt Disney World, and Universal Orlando in episode #377 of The Sweep Spot podcast. 

The Unofficial Guide to Universal Orlando 2024 by Seth Kubersky ISBN 978-1-62809-149-6
February 3: Listen to Seth’s interview as part of the live national broadcast of RMWorldTravel with Robert & Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa. The show was broadcast on America’s #1 Travel Radio Show, which reaches well over 1 million leisure and business travelers with a network of 575 stations. The segment will continue to air on their digital platforms multiple times a week for the next 4 weeks, and it will always remain available under the ”Listen Now” section of their website at www.RMWorldTravel.com and in the “Personal Connection” section once it is uploaded. The interview is 12:04 minutes into the show. https://rmworldtravel.com/podcasts-rss/rmaxa_sat_20240203b.mp3
February 18: Listen to Seth’s interview with Barry Percival for the Sharing the Magic Podcast, 8 p.m. ET
February 20: Listen to Seth’s interview with the hosts of the DCL Duo podcast here.
March 13: Seth was interviewed by Christina Watkins for WESH about the ​​Yoshi ride vehicles and new theming elements unveiled at Epic Universe. Watch the show here.
March 14: Seth was interviewed by Eric Phillips for WFLA Channel 8, Tampa, about Universal’s Epic Universe park evolving and expanding as construction continues. Catch the show here.
March 28: Seth was interviewed by Josh Frigerio for his “First look inside Epic Universe’s How To Train Your Dragon: Isle of Berk land: Rides, Attractions, and Shows” on Fox35, Orlando. Check out the segment here.

Menasha Ridge Press 
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Wilderness Press
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Nature Study Guides (published by Wilderness Press)
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Shelter Publications
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Adventure Publications
Stan Tekiela
Year-round: Twice a month, Stan joins Bill Hildebrand on the Saturday morning Fan Outdoors show on KFAN 100.3 FM. The show runs from 6 until 8 a.m. CT. Stan usually joins Bill at 6:30 a.m. for a 45-minute nature talk.
February 5: Read Stan Tekiela’s story about wolves in the Eden Prairie Local News.
February 7: Read Stan Tekiela’s story about wolves in the Maple Lake Messenger.
February 14: The Annandale Advocate carried Stan Tekiela’s story about Wolves On the Hunt.
February 22: Outdoor News featured Stan Tekiela’s “A Day Photographing Wolves and Bison as Nature Runs its Course in Yellowstone.” Read the story here.
March 5: Stan Tekiela’s story “Unraveling the Effects of Non-native Wildlife” appeared in the Eden Prairie Local News. Read the story here.
March 6: Stan Tekiela’s story about nonnative wildlife was picked up by the Maple Lake Messenger.
March 11: Stan Tekiela was a guest of Rob Drieslein on Minnesota Outdoor News Radio. Listen to show 478 here.
March 18: Stan Tekiela’s article “Cranes Spectacle Takes Flight over Platte River” appeared in the Eden Prairie Local News. Read the article here.
March 20: Stan’s story about the migration of sandhill cranes was featured in the Maple Lake Messenger.
March 23: Stan Tekiela was the guest of Rob Drieslein on the Minnesota New Outdoors Radio. Stan Tekiela’s segment recounts his recent trip to Florida, where he saw painted buntings and giant iguanas. Listen to show #480 here.
March 27: Stan Tekiela’s article “A Large Gathering” was featured in the Avondale Advocate. Here is a link to the article.

Birds of Virginia Field Guide by Stan Tekiela ISBN 978-1-64755-202-2
March 17: The book and author were mentioned in Charlene Uhl’s article “What Bird is Called The American Nightingale?” for The MadRapp Recorder, Flintville, VA. Read the article here

Birding for Beginners by Stan Tekiela ISBN 978-1-6475-5115-5
March 15: Erika Zazo recommended Stan’s book in her article “The Perfect Kit for Birding” on the REI blog. Read her post here.

Up Where the Stars Are by Ryan Jacobson and Illustrated by Michelle Hazelwood Hyde ISBN 978-1-64755-292-3
February 22: The book was named an ALA notable book for 2023 (2024 announcement). See the complete list of all nominated books here: https://sfnotables.org/2024-lists/
March 18-20: Ryan had an author residency at Ulen-Hitterdal Public Schools in Ulen, MN, with an open-to-the-public event at 2:30 p.m. on March 18th.
March 21-22: Ryan had an author residency at Norman County East School in MN, with a public event on March 22nd.
March 19: Ryan promoted Up Where the Stars Are at the Ada Public Library in Ada, MN, at 4:30 p.m.
March 21: Ryan promoted Up Where the Stars Are at the Hawley Public Library in Hawley, MN, at 4:30 p.m.

Good Morning, Mother Nature by Lucas Alberg and illustrated by Megan Myers ISBN 978-1-6475-5341-8
April 13: Lucas and Megan will have a book launch at Roundabout Books in Bend, OR, at 11 a.m.

Homestyle Kitchen: Fresh & Timeless Comfort Food for Sharing by Julia Rutland ISBN 978-1-64755-427-9 
February 19: Stephen Fries interviewed the author for an upcoming article.
February 25: A two-page spread by Stephen Fries ran in the Times Herald. The article appeared in print (PDF on file) and online. Read the article here
So far, the following papers have also picked up the article:
Reading Eagle https://www.readingeagle.com/2024/02/25/dish-up-some-comfort/ 
Maine Line Times & Suburban: https://www.mainlinemedianews.com/2024/02/25/dish-up-some-comfort/ 
Daily Times: https://www.delcotimes.com/2024/02/25/dish-up-some-comfort/
The Mercury: https://www.pottsmerc.com/2024/02/25/dish-up-some-comfort/
The Trentonian: https://www.trentonian.com/2024/02/25/dish-up-some-comfort/ 
Stephen also posted the article on his blog On the Food Scene: https://stephenfries.com 

Critters of Georgia by Alex Troutman ISBN 978-1-64755-411-8.
February 2: Alex was featured on the K9 Conservationists podcast https://k9conservationists.org/safe-fieldwork-while-black-with-alex-troutman/
The podcast has links to Critters of Michigan, Georgia, and Minnesota that go to our shop directly.

Maples Syrup: 40 Tried & True Recipes by Corrine Kozlak ISBN 978-1-59193-931-3
March 24: A two-page spread ran in The Times Herald. The article appeared in print and online. Read the article here.
So far, the following papers have also picked up the article: 
Reading Eagle, Daily Times, The Mercury, Main Line Local News, The Reporter, and The Trentonian
March 27: The Daily Local News also published the article.  
Stephen also posted the article on his blog On the Food Scene: https://stephenfries.com/