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Broken Piano for President

I Was (Internet) Famous for Four Days

Patrick Wensink | Posted 10.03.2012 | Books
Patrick Wensink

Jack Daniel's sent me a very polite cease and desist letter claiming my novel's book cover infringed upon their trademark. I posted the letter on my blog. I couldn't have predicted what happened next.

Diapers Don't Stop When Yahoo! News Comes Calling

Patrick Wensink | Posted 10.01.2012 | Books
Patrick Wensink

Yahoo! News, one of the biggest media outlets on the planet, emailed me and asked for an interview. Hundreds of thousands of people would see this sto...

The Secret to Book Publicity

Patrick Wensink | Posted 10.01.2012 | Books
Patrick Wensink

I recently saw my book, Broken Piano climb, shockingly, to the sixth bestseller on Amazon. Like most good surprises in life, it had nothing to do with my hard work and foresight. Like most surprises, it stemmed from a potential lawsuit.

Jack Daniel's Asks Book Cover To Change

Posted 07.25.2012 | Books

Patrick Wensink's book "Broken Piano For President" has a familiar-looking cover. So familiar, in fact, that Jack Daniel's sent his publisher Lazy Fac...