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Thursday, March 3, 2016

Book Tour: I’d Rather Wear Pajamas by Chelsea Walker Flagg #Humor #Memoir @GoddessFish









I’d Rather Wear Pajamas


by Chelsea Walker Flagg




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Everybody has the awesome opportunity to find their own strength and path through life. Some come about their self-discoveries through studying and working hard. Others (Chelsea) spend their time nearly burning down kitchens and driving around the country with a car full of hangers.

Chelsea grew up wanting to be “strong.” She thought arguing her way through childhood and becoming a world-class attorney would get her there. But, through a series of humorous, and only slightly embarrassing events, Chelsea comes to realize that maybe her strength is meant to shine in different ways.

Excerpt One:

I think the real reason I’ve always longed to be viewed as strong is because I’ve never been able to do a single pushup in my entire life. Not a single one. As if gym class isn’t painful enough for every student ever; throw in that little nuance and you’ve got yourself a recipe for ridicule and embarrassment. I’d walk into those dreaded gym periods like I was walking the green mile to my death. The absolute worst was when that splintery rope would be hanging down from the ceiling, taunting me with the realization that it was rope climbing day. You know what I’m talking about, right? Those days couldn’t have been painful for just me. You stand in the lineup of students all waiting their turn while watching the poor sucker on the rope trying to scramble his way at least two inches off the floor. You contemplate ways to make yourself sick in order to get a free pass to the nurse’s office, but then it’s too late and it’s your turn. You pray that you don’t have a hole in your pants as you mount the rope. And then you get nervous. You get really nervous. Which means that you start spontaneously passing insane amounts of gas—while trying to climb the rope—with all your classmates down wind. I’m getting gassy just thinking about it.




 AUTHOR Bio and Links:

Chelsea was once obsessed with cats, longed to live in a big city, didn't think she would ever have children, and aspired to be an attorney. She now lives in Boulder, Colorado as a stay-at-home mom and comedic writer with her husband and three daughters. She has no current plans to own a cat.

Chelsea Walker Flagg Social Media Links

Book links:  The book will be $0.99 during the tour.





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GIVEAWAY INFORMATION and RAFFLECOPTER 


The author will award a $50 Amazon/BN.com gift card to one randomly chosen winner via rafflecopter during the tour.

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12 comments:

Goddess Fish Promotions said...

Thanks for hosting!

Chelsea said...

Thanks so much for hosting me and my book today!

Mai T. said...

Would you rather ride a bike, ride a horse, or drive a car?

Chelsea said...

A bike for sure!

MomJane said...

I really liked the excerpt and I love the cover.

Rita said...

Thank you for the excerpt.

Anonymous said...

Good luck with the release!

--Trix

Victoria Alexander said...

Really great post - thanks for sharing!

Eva Millien said...

Sounds like a great book to read, thanks for sharing!

Ree Dee said...

This sounds like such and entertaining book. I am looking forward to reading it. Thank you for sharing the post and the giveaway!

Nikolina said...

I was really enjoying following this tour, thank you for all the great blog posts and excerpts!

Jeanna Massman said...

I love the humor that is a key element to this story. The main character is strong and resourceful while still being a person the reader can relate to.