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The 8th annual Dog Days Westonka took place at Mound’s Harbor District Park on Sat., Aug. 11, and once again, teen author Justin M. Anderson staffed the author tent.
He sold more than a dozen copies of his first book, “Saving Stripes: A Kitty’s Story,” which tells the story of the cat family he rescued from the point-of-view of the kitten he adopted. One-hundred percent of proceeds are donated to the nonprofit, S.O.S. Relief, Inc., which runs the Adopt-A-Pet Shop in Plymouth.
RMA Publicity secured the advance publicity for the event. There were two articles in The Laker Pioneer newspaper. Dog Days to Return to Mound Harbor District Park and Dog Days to Feature Local Teen Author. Advance interviews were also secured on all four Minneapolis television stations..... KSTP TV (Sat., Aug. 4 - 8:10 a.m.).... FOX 9 News (Wed., Aug. 8), WCCO TV (Thurs., Aug. 9 - Noon).... and KARE TV (Fri., Aug. 10, 4 p.m.). WCCO-TV covered the actual event.
For the second year in a row, teen author Justin M. Anderson was invited to staff a table at the annual Cat Video Festival in St. Paul and sell copies of his debut book, Saving Stripes: A Kitty's Story, which was published when he was 14. It tells the true story of the cat family Anderson helped rescue from the point of view of the orange kitten he ended up adopting.
One hundred percent of the proceeds from book sales are donated to S.O.S. Rescue Inc., of Plymouth, Minn., a nonprofit whose mission is to prevent euthenasia in adoptable animals. The book sells for $10 and is also available online here.
The Cat Video Festival was presented by myTalk 107.1 and The St. Paul Saints on Aug. 8, 2018.
One way to get publicity for your book is to have a media outlet do a story about you. Another is to write a column or an article, and as part of the story mention your book. This is a practice I encourage all authors to participate in when the opportunity presents itself.
Congratulations to David Strand, who was instrumental in bringing his grandson Henry's book to market after the young man died of bacterial meningitis while away at college.
The article, Anyone Can Be an Organ Donor, was published in the Aitken Age newspaper on Fri., July 27. Henry's book, The Music of the Soul Lives On: A Henry Mackaman Experiene, is mentioned in the story. The title has won severls nationls book awards.
More information can be found at www.henrymackaman.com.
Not too long ago, now 14-year-old Kayla Jarppi of Hudson was struggling with depression and anxiety. As part of her therapy, her counselor encouraged her to write. The thoughts she put down on paper eventually turned into a novel about a young girl dealing with mental illness and struggles of her own that was so well written, it has now been published.
Heaven's Note is the story of a a young girl who is abused at home and tries to cover it up to protect her parents, particularly her mother who is also abused. When her mother is murdered, and her stepfather put in jail for the crime he allegedly committed, the protagonist is sent off to a group home where her troubles continue. She eventually decides to run away, and learns the hard way that running from your problems is no way to solve them.
The book officially launched on July 21 at Chapter 2 Books in Hudson, Wisc. Thank you to store owners Brian and Sue Rogge for hosting the event. A preview story was published in the Hudson Star Observer.
Learn more about this title, and other teen authored books, at www.SigmasBookshelf.com/Books.