Wednesday, July 2, 2008

The Flightless Goose on The Today Show

Last Wednesday, there was a big event on The Today Show – America’s number one morning show. No, we’re not talking about the wedding. The Flightless Goose made an appearance on The Today Show to announce the new website.

To promote their childrens’ book, The Flightless Goose, Nataliya A. Goodman (the illustrator) and Eric D. Goodman (the author) went to Rockefeller Plaza during the taping of the show with a handmade poster announcing the publication of The Flightless Goose and launching the brand-new website.

As Matt spoke to the camera inside Studio 1A, “RunGoose” appeared above his head, curving over it like a hat. It appeared for a good 20 or 30 seconds as Matt came on and off screen.

Later during the show, Al Roker gave his animated weather report, part of it in front of the RunGoose sign.

Meredith Vieria saw the RunGoose sign and even asked for a copy once it goes to print in the fall.

As you may have guessed, the official website for The Flightless Goose is …

Go to the online pond today! And visit often to be the first to know about the release date, how to get advance copies, and events surrounding The Flightless Goose.


Diana Raabe said...

You'll post when it is available to order, right?

In the meantime, I'm watching amazon! said...

Brillantly done! That was some excellent free PR coverage for Goose and I look forward to the release of this book this fall!

Eric D. Goodman said...

Thanks ladies!

Yes, I'll certainly post when it's available. In fact, it's available NOW as a "pre-order" for 10 percent off -- plus part of the proceeds go to the Pajama Program to provide books and pajamas to children in need. So you can buy the book, feel good about it, and know you've helped all in one swift "buy now" click!

Just go to www.RunGoose.Com.

Thanks for your comments!