SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This week international celebrity and New York Times bestselling author Grumpy Cat is on tour for her new book, The Grumpy Guide to Life: Observations by Grumpy Cat, with stops in U.S. cities: Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Chicago, and New York. But, there is still room for one more tour stop. Publisher Chronicle Books is happy to announce the #GrumpytownUSA Contest in which fans can campaign to have Grumpy Cat come to their town. From August 7th - September 12th, 2014 Grumpy Cat fans can lobby to convince Grumpy Cat to visit their town by using the hashtag #GrumpytownUSA. Go to GrumpytownUSA.com for more information and to see what other towns are doing to woo Grumpy Cat.
Individuals, groups, radio/TV stations and government entities are encouraged to join the campaign. Will one town proclaim a Grumpy Cat Day? Will another attempt to set a world record for the number of people simultaneously frowning? From having the whole town sign a petition, to adopting Grumpy Cat as a sports team mascot, the possibilities are endless. Grumpy Cat will review the submissions and pick the town that she feels fits the moniker of #GrumpytownUSA. The winning town will be announced on September 30th, 2014. For complete rules go to GrumpytownUSA.com.
About the Book
The Grumpy Guide to Life: Observations by Grumpy Cat
by Grumpy Cat
Available August 5th, 2014
About Grumpy Cat
Grumpy Cat is a small cat with a big frown that became an international sensation. Her first book, Grumpy Cat: A Grumpy Book spent 10 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. As a bestselling author and demotivational guru, she has over 6 million Facebook fans, over 230,000 Twitter followers, and appeared on a variety of TV shows including American Idol, Good Morning America and the MTV Movie Awards. She lives grumpily in Arizona.
About Chronicle Books
One of the most admired and respected publishing companies in the U.S., Chronicle Books was founded in 1967 and over the years has developed a reputation for award-winning, innovative books. Recognized as one of the 50 best small companies to work for in the U.S. (and the only independent publisher to receive this award), the company continues to challenge conventional publishing wisdom, setting trends in both subject and format, maintaining a list that includes much admired illustrated books and gift products in design, art, architecture, photography, food, lifestyle, pop culture, and acclaimed children’s titles. Chronicle Books’ objective is to create and distribute exceptional publishing that’s instantly recognizable for its spirit, creativity, and value. For more information about Chronicle Books, visit www.chroniclebooks.com.