AdventureKEEN April 2020 Publicity Report 

We are delighted to share the April 2020 Media and Publicity Report with you. The list reflects all activities in the past two months and those scheduled going forward. Here are some of the highlights:


AdventureKEEN Publicity — Full Report

The Unofficial Guides

The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World 2020 by Bob Sehlinger and Len Testa ISBN 978-1-62809-096-3 
April 23: Len Testa was a guest on the Parkscope Unprofessional Podcast Hour. Listen to episode # 193 here.

The Unofficial Guide to Universal Orlando 2020 by Seth Kubersky ISBN 978-1-62809-089-5
March 27: Seth Kubersky was interviewed by Gabrielle Russon after taking a helicopter ride over the closed Orlando theme parks. Her article “Seen from above, Disney World, Universal become ghost towns after coronavirus shutdowns” appeared in the Orlando Sentinel (read the article here). It also ran in the Sun Sentinel.
May 2: Interview with Samanta and Karen for DCL Duo podcast. 

Menasha Ridge Press Titles

Five Star Trails: The Ozarks by Jim Warnock ISBN 978-1-63404-010-5
Jim Warnock’s book Five Star Trails: The Ozarks, published under our Menasha Ridge imprint, is recommended in Do South Magazine. Make sure to read “Retracing Scenic Highway 7.” 

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Albuquerque by Stephen Ausherman and David Ryan ISBN 978-1-63404-154-6
May 20: The author leads a hike for Oasis Lifelong Learning, Albuquerque TBC
May 21: Gentle Art of Wandering Talk and Workshop at OASIS center, Albuquerque TBC
July 25: Speaking engagement at the Rio Grande Nature Center, Rio Grande Nature Center State Park, Albuquerque. TBC

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Denver/Boulder 3e by Mindy Sink ISBN 978-1-63404-285-7
July 23: The Tattered Cover (Denver [Colfax location]) at 7 p.m. TBC
September 17: Covered Treasures (Monument, CO), Art Hop event, 5-8 p.m. TBC

Clerisy Press Titles

Personal Foul by Tim Donaghy ISBN 978-0-61536-263-2
The book has been made into a movie called Inside Game, staring Lindsey Morgan, Scott Wolf, and Michael O’Keefe. View trailer

Wilderness Press Titles

The Lone Star Hiking Trail: The Official Guide to the Longest Wilderness Footpath in Texas by Karen Borski Somers ISBN 978-0-89997-888-8
The author was the guest of Jim Fox on the Luminnovation podcast. Listen to episode 32 here.

Firescaping by Douglas Kent ISBN 978-0-89997-890-1
March 21: Major coverage by Peter Turner for the Press Democrat. Read the article here.
April 24: The book is mentioned in a Home and Garden article in the Los Angeles Times. Read Jeanette Marantos’s the article here.

Adventure Publications Titles

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 a.m. until 8 a.m. central time. Stan joins Bill usually at 6:30 a.m. for a 45 minute nature talk.
March 9: The Hennepin County Horticultural Society presented a “Backyard Birding for Beginners” program at the Faith Lilac Way Church in Robbinsdale. The program was presented by Stan Tekiela. Find out more in this article in the Sun Post.
March 27: The Maple Lake Messenger published Stan Tekiela’s story about Osprey. Read the story here.
April 8: The Maple Lake Messenger published Stan Tekiela’s story about Chorus Frogs. Read the story here.
April 23: The Maple Lake Messenger published Stan Tekiela’s story about American Woodcock. Read the story here

Whose Track is That? by Stan Tekiela ISBN 978-1-59193-958-0
April 9: Lorie Bonapfel reviews the book on Goodreads. Check out her review here.

Maggie The One-Eyed Peregrine Falcon by Christie Gove-Berg ISBN 978-1-59193-516-2 
April 18: Amanda Nicholson, Director of Outreach for the Wildlife Center of Virginia, read the story of Maggie: The One-Eyed Peregrine Falcon by Christie Gove-Berg. Listen to the tale here.

Maple Syrup: 40 Tried & True Recipes by Corrine Kozlak ISBN 978-1-59193-931-3
October 20-24: Author to attend International Maple Syrup Convention in La Crosse, Wisconsin. 

Little Ohio by Karen Robertson ISBN 978-1-59193-849-1
2021: Mini tv series with Ohio vs. the World show.

Mushrooms of the Upper Midwest 2nd Edition by Teresa Marrone and Kathy Yerich — ISBN 978-1-59193-960-3
March 9: Presentation and book signing at the Minnesota Mycological Society.

Mushrooms of the Northwest by Teresa Marrone and Drew Parker ISBN 978-1-59193-792-0
March-April: The book is reviewed by Steve Trudell in the March-April issue of The Mycophile magazine. Print only.

Foraging Southern California ISBN 978-1-59193-915-3
April 24: The book is mentioned in a Home and Garden article in the Los Angeles Times. Read Jeanette Marantos’s the article here.

Waterfalls of Michigan by Greg Kretovic ISBN 978-1-59193-771-5
September: Book signing at the  Dennos Museum Center in Traverse City, MI. TBC

Colorado Day Trip by Theme by Aimee Heckel ISBN 978-1-59193-891-0
March 11: The book is reviewed by Clay Evans in the Daily Camera
August 1: Book signing at Covered Treasures Bookstore in Monument, CO, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. TBC