2009 Edition In the Media

Interview Reel Archive

WGEM “News Today” Interview; Time Capsule - 5 MB WMV
KMPH News “Great Day” Interview; Long Form - 17 MB WMV
World Almanac for Kids Interview Reel - 33 MB WMV

Marketing & Publicity Update for The World Almanac 2009
Book Launch November 25, 2008
Trade Paperback $12.99
ISBN-13: 978-1-60057-105-3

FOX Fox & Friends Interview, Nationally Broadcast, New York, NY / 12/30/08 - 9.18 MB WMV
CW11 Morning News Interview, New York, NY/ 12/30/08 - 14.61 MB WMV
WCSH 207 Magazine, Portland, ME Interview 12/4/08 - 22.10 MB WMV
NBC 10 The 10! Show Interview, Philadelphia, PA 12/22/08 - 17.33 MB WMV
WCBS 2 News Sunday Interview, New York, NY 12/27/08 - 12.19 MB WMV

December 2008

Hot News:
Listed #15 on the on the Publisher’s Weekly Trade List for the week of Dec. 1st.

TV Interviews:

Editor: C. Alan Joyce
WCBS 2 News Sunday (New York, NY)/ 12/21/08 (Amended Date)
NBC 10 The 10! Show (Philadelphia, PA)/ 12/22/08

Radio Interviews with Editors:

C. Alan Joyce:
WICC/ David Smith Exchange/ Bridgeport, CT 12.1.08
KGYM ESPN Radio/ Gym Class/ Cedar Rapids, IA 12.2.08
WFAW/Morning Magazine/ Ft. Atkinson, WI 12.2.08
American Scene Radio/ Steve Crowley's American Scene/ Deerfield Beach, FL 12.3.08
WHBC/Morning Show with Fred and Pam/ Canton, OH 12.8.08
WTSN/ /Sports News/ Dover, NH 12.9.08
WSBR/ Boomer Times & Senior Life/ Boca Raton, FL/ 12.10.08
WBEX/ LIVE with Dan Ramey and Mike Smith/ Chillicothe, OH 12.11.08
WBNR/ Good Morning Hudson Valley/ Hudson Valley, NY 12.15.08
WVXU/ Cincinnati Public Radio/ Cincinnati, OH 12.15.08
KBJS/ Take Five! with Eddie Baiseri/ Jacksonville, TX 12.17.08
WVNJ/ The Sam Greenfield Show/ Oakland, NJ 12.17.08
WHTC/ Red's Place/ Holland, MI 12.19.08
WDST/ The Woodstock Roundtable/ Woodstock, NY 12.28.08
KDVS/Dr. Andy's Poetry and Technology Hour/ Davis, CA; New Date TK

Sarah Janssen:
KUUL/The Morning Guys/Quad Cities, IA 12.2.08
KTLK/ Harrison on the Edge/ Los Angeles, CA 12.8.08
WFHN/JR and Sharon in the Morning/ Fairhaven, MA 12.9.08
WBNR/ Hudson Valley, NY 12.11.08
WFIN/ Good Mornings!/ Findlay OH 12.16.08
WGVU (NPR Affiliate)/ The Morning Show/ Grand Rapids, MI 12.16.08

Placements and Pending Placements:

Edmonton Woman Magazine- Covered the book in their gift guide in the November/December issue. Article will be available online next week. (circulation: 25,000).
Nashville, Rutherford and Williamson Parent Magazines- will cover the book in their gift guide in the December issue (circulation: 51,244, 16,519, and 16,292 respectively).
Senior Connection – will include the book in the December issue which goes out to churches, bookstores, senior groups/clubs, retirement facilities, etc. around the first week of December (circulation: 192,000).
Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA) – Included 2009 edition in a new book roundup on 12/3 (circulation: 179,834)
Boomer Times & Senior Life – Will include 350-450 word book review and cover image in the December issue. Syndicated and appeared in the Miami Herald.
Publisher’s Weekly – World almanac is #15 on the PW Trade List for the week of Dec. 1st
South Jersey MOM Magazine – Included in holiday gift guide in December Issue (circulation: 20,000)

Television: Satellite Media Tour- December 4: 19 Cities—Broadcast Live

Confirmed Stations:
CN8/COMCAST Show: Your Morning; Boston to Delaware—Reaching 10 Million home
KVUE ABC Show: Daybreak; AUSTIN -49
WHAM ABC&CW16 Show: WHAM News This Morning; ROCHESTER-78; Air Date TK
KIVI ABC Show: Good Morning Live; BOISE, ID (113)
WYAM IND Show: Valley Happenings; HUNTSVILLE - 82
KWTX- CBS Show: News 10 at Noon ; WACO, TX-94; Air Date TK; Sarah Janssen interviewed
KSLR & Comcast Show: Hats Off; EUGENE & PORTLAND; Air Date TK
WJZ CBS Show: Eyewitness News Morning Edition; BALTIMORE-24; Air Date TK
WDAF FOX Show: Fox 4 Morning Show; KANSAS CITY — 31
WCSH NBC Show: 207 & Bill Greene’s Maine; Portland ME — 76; Air Date TK
XETV CW6 Show: Fox 6 News in the Morning; SAN DIEGO-27
WCPO ABC Show: 9 News at 12:30; CINCINNATI-34; Air Date TK
KMPH FOX Show: Great Day; FRESNO-55
KMAX CW Show: Good Day Sacramento; SACRAMENTO-20
WBFF FOX Show: Morning News; BALTIMORE-24; Air Date TK
KWGN CW Show: CW2 News Morning; DENVER -18; Air Date TK
KARE NBC Show: Showcase Minnesota; MINNEAPOLIS-15

January 2009

Radio Interviews with Editors:

C. Alan Joyce:
KEZW/ Rick Crandall and the Breakfast Club/ Denver, CO 1.2.09

KDVS/ Davis, CA; Rescheduled, date pending

Previous Marketing and Publicity

November 2008

Radio Interviews with Editors:

C. Alan Joyce:
WDRC/Brad Davis Program/Bloomfield, CT 11.21.08
WGIR/Morning News/Manchester, NH 11.25.08
WGY/ Joe Gallagher Show/Latham,NY 11.29.08

Sarah Janssen:
WDAY/ The Morning Buzz with Tracy and Erick/Fargo, ND 11.25.08
KOA/Mike Rosen Show/Denver, CO 11.25.08

Other Publicity:

The World Almanac on Jeopardy; Air date: 11/12/08

Placements and Pending Placements:

USA Today- Featured in a round up of reference books on 11/26/08 (circ.: 2,278,022).
Minnesota Parent magazine – Included book in holiday gift guide for kids (circulation: 73,000) November issue.
Parenting.com Blog - Considering book for inclusion (visitors/month: 331,652).
Washington Parent- Included book in the “Short Stuff” section of their November issue (circulation: 75,000).
Edmonton Woman Magazine- Covered the book in their gift guide in the November/December issue. Article will be available online next week. (circulation: 25,000).
Southern California Life After 50- will definitely cover the book, if not in their gift guide, then on their website, timing TBD (circulation: 225,000).
Tampa Tribune –Included book in a Black Friday gift roundup on 11/25.

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