I first met Nancy Gee when I worked for the Mom’s Choice Awards as their Director of Honoree Marketing. The essence of my job was to assist and guide MCA award winners with marketing their award-winning products. Nancy was an Honoree who would write in with questions. She’d ask about specific promotional opportunities, class content, or a specific social media platform. What struck me about her questions was that I could see she “got it.” “It” being the idea that selling books is a business, and authors need to be marketers. Part of her approach stems from owning and operating her own company for more than 30 years. Like many authors, Nancy Gee writes what she knows. Nancy’s picture book The Secret … Read more
Y’all know how much I love Anastasia Suen and all she does for reading and literacy … so I’m happy to help spread the word about her Space Day Giveaway. To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing and Children’s Book Week, I’ll give a FREE Virtual Visit to one class on Wednesday, May 13, 2009. We’ll read my book, Man on the Moon. Email Anastasia to enter your class in the drawing. Anastasia will draw the winner’s name on Space Day, May 1! Am I the only person who remembers when “far out” was da bomb?