The Rainbow Pants was on NBC’s The Today Show … sort of

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One question how do you promote your book? If you are a new author you are not going to get calls from t.v. shows asking for an interview. So you have to think outside of the box. Last Week was Thanksgiving, every year we travel to New York to visit with family. One of our favorite places to go is the big apple.

Coming from a small town in Maine, my boys are always looking up at the tall skyscrapers and flashing lights of time square. I am just as taken from these amazing sights. Well we decided to hit Rockefeller center with The Rainbow Pants in hand, hoping to give our copies to Al, Matt, Savannah, Or my favorite Willie Geist but unfortunately they did not come by us when we were outside. The camera did pan us in the crowd so I can say” The Rainbow Pants was on The Today Show, sort of”.   In the photo above you will see my three boys each holding a copy of The Rainbow Pants in the plaza at Rockefeller center. Always trying to think outside the box when promoting your book!!

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6 Responses

  1. Nice work! It falls under an acronym I’ve adopted and teach others; ABM, or “always be marketing.”

    I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve been prepared to give a quick pitch, or hand off a copy of one of my books. Sadly, many authors can’t get out of their own way and as a result, it negatively impacts their ability to sell books.

  2. Smart cookie! : )

  3. that’s awesome Kelly!!!

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