Friday, March 02, 2007

With Penguin's Viking Studio!













Details will be posted as I get them.
In the meantime, please, help me spread the news!

195 comments:

smably said...

Oh, wow! Many congrats. I'll definitely be buying a copy. :)

Jake the Yak said...

Hardly surprising, since Indexed rocks.

Congratulations!

Anonymous said...

Wow, that's freaking awesome!
Rock on!

Kevin said...

Congratulations. I'll definitely keep an eye out for it.

Keep us posted with details.

K

Unknown said...

YEY!!!!!!!

You rock it out. I'm so glad you're getting this. It's absurdly deserved.

DharmaTurtle said...

Simply awesome. You deserve it.

Anonymous said...

Your index cards are amazing. You completely deserve it! Congrats!

Anonymous said...

Wow!!

You gotta let us know more about it!!!!

Your work is just amazing!

When is the book coming out? I want one!

Mister Geeky said...

100% deserved. I'm in awe.

Anonymous said...

Congrats! wow!!!!

Anonymous said...

Congratulations!! I'm looking forward to it!

Unknown said...

Well Done.

I have only been subscribed for a few weeks but I have enjoyed them all.

Congats on the deal...

Lorie Kloda, MLIS, AHIP, PhD said...

It was only a matter of time...

Anonymous said...

That's fantastic and certainly well deserved. Best of luck with it!

Anonymous said...

Yay! Congratulations.

lornadoone said...

That is awesome . . . as is this post. Congratuations!

Unknown said...

Fantastic. Congratulations, Jessica!

Unknown said...

Fantastic. Congratulations, Jessica!

Jeremiah said...

Congrats!

The Dark Man said...

Well, that's awesome, congratulations!

Anonymous said...

congrats! (I remember mapping sentences in middle school)

Unknown said...

Well it's about damn time! Congrats Jess, I'll definitely be picking up a copy when it's released :)

Keep us updated!

Unknown said...

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I recommend you keep your traditional drawing style. Drawing Venn diagrams in a variable-width ascii font is too hard. :-)

Anonymous said...

I am so excited for you! I bookmarked your site a few weeks ago and LOVE reading you! Many many congratulations, and I'll surely be first in line when your book tour swings through my city!

And just last week on NPR the commentator was talking about diagramming sentences and lawdy, that brought me back!

Hooray! A book!!

lizzyshoe said...

Congrats! I'm gonna tell everyone I know and buy like 12 copies. Nice job!

udonotknowme1 said...

Congrats! You're awesome!

amitscorpio said...

Congrats!!!
will be buying it for sure :)

AutumnHeart said...

Congratulations - most well deserved :)

Unknown said...

Freakin' awesome - good on ya!!

CP said...

Wow! Congratulations, Jessica! :)

Anonymous said...

I have been really enjoying your work! This is fantastic!

sloth-knits said...

Hey, congratulations!

Luke Donev said...

Wow! I mean, it's not that surprising, really, but still, great news. Will definitely cross post.

ninefish said...

WOW! congratulations, awesome. and well deserved

Adrian

Anonymous said...

that's wonderful news...keep us posted!

Unknown said...

Mondo deserved... and hopefully I'm the only person on the page who used mondo.

Calvin Spealman said...

I only found this blog a week or so ago, but I was hooked immediately. Good luck with the book, it will be heading to me from Amazon right away.

Sus said...

That's wonderful news! I just subscribed about a month ago and have been enjoying it greatly!

Glenn said...

Congrats! I think everyone expected this to happen eventually! Up next -- syndication!

Anonymous said...

That's just fantastic! It's a pleasure to visit your site, you always make me think or laugh out loud.
Congratulations to you.

IB a Math Teacher said...

I want a signed copy!

Tam Nguyen said...

Congratulations, I believe you deserve it!

krishna said...

yay! can't wait!

Anonymous said...

I think it's because you got a lot of exposure after being on the Penn Jillette show.

Jimmy said...

That is good news in a sad world! Congats - and thank you for what you do.

pluripotentate said...

congrats! well-deserved.

Robert said...

It's a great idea, and a well deserved result. Well done!

Anonymous said...

Congratulations! You can count on us to make putting your book on the NTY booklist a mission.

Unknown said...

AWESOME.

No...
Other...
Words.

Dave said...

Congratulations, you deserve it :)

Anonymous said...

Congratulations!

Anonymous said...

Congratulations! Your cards are great! I am waiting for the book... :-)

John Goering said...

Congrats!

janamills said...

congrats! you definitely deserve it! indexed is amazing, so unique!

Anonymous said...

Fantastic news and well deserved

www.thinkingoutloud.biz

Emma said...

Good on you :-)

Kaj said...

oh yayyy..well done, you!!

Anonymous said...

Congratulations!

Unknown said...

Congratulations! I found your blog a few weeks ago, and have been thinking...a book would be good! I work in a bookstore, and I'll order lots and lots. Viking Studio does a good job, too.

Anonymous said...

Congratulations :D

Jun Ian said...

congrats indexed!

ive been reading the blog for months now, and it is... totally... deserving.

Sanjay said...

Congratulations!

Pete said...

Very cool...

Anonymous said...

Congratulations! You deserve it for your hard work and creativity!

Katie said...

Congratulations!

Anonymous said...

congrats!

Moominmama said...

That's becuse you know how to diagram sentences! Whoo-hoo! If sentence diagraming was a prerequisite to getting published the quality of print material would go through the roof overnight.

Anonymous said...

Mazel tov, and I'll be getting a copy to remind me how to think mathematically and creatively at the same time.

Anonymous said...

Of course you got a book deal! Indexed is awesome. Congratulations.

Cláudio Ribeiro said...

Wow! You got kinda famous when you got published in the magazine xD

Expect lots of comments from now :X

Cláudio Ribeiro said...

and nice deal o/

Cláudio Ribeiro said...

and nice deal o/

Vaedri said...

Wow! Congratulations!

Anonymous said...

Truley the best news I have had all week...good going!

Austin Kleon said...

awesome! congrats! although, not surprising given the awesomeness.

Anonymous said...

Terrific news for you! Of course, anyone who can baseline diagram a sentence deserves a book deal, IMHO.

Northern_Girl said...

Fantastic news! You SO deserve it!

Chrissy said...

yay! so glad!

Anonymous said...

Woo hoo.
How do we get our copies autographed?!

Noel Heikkinen said...

Very very cool.

Keep up the good work.

Lynn Jericho said...

Jessica,
Congratulations.

Please hold on to as many rights as you can. You deserve to make money from you ingenious talent. Otherwise you will be doing a diagram that shows everyone making money but you. Indexed is much more than a book. Let me know if you would like to be connected to a friend of mine who does similar work, has a great book out and would like to create more product but between the agent, publisher and branding consultant - there would be nothing left for him.

don't let the thrilling excitement of a penguin contract make you financially foolish.

Tim Walker said...

Do you need me to tell you that Indexed rocks the house? 'Cuz it does . . . and now we have additional proof in the form of your book contract. The free market works! (Sometimes.)

Rock on!

Sandra said...

Well deserved!!!!!! Congrats!

Dan said...

Congrats!!!!! I want two!! I don't know what I'll do with the other one, but I'll worry about that later.

Ms. Laaw-yuhr said...

Fantastic! You and Postsecret are the blog breakout stars.

Anonymous said...

congratulations!!!

OU Taco said...

Congratulations, I can't wait to buy one or two or three!
Also, coming from a party school it's in my blood to say...DRINKS ARE ON ME!

Anonymous said...

HOW EXCITING!!! You must be thrilled. I am! :)

Unknown said...

I would s be holding your hand right now...


YAY! GO INDEXED

jp

Apocalypso Facto said...

You definitely deserve it!!! Your diagrammatic creativity goes without par on the blogsphere, definitely!

Anonymous said...

Contrats!

Keera Ann Fox said...

Congratulations! You're hitting the big time!

J.R. said...

Nice Job! I put a link on bluedot.us to this.

Unknown said...

Nice one !!!!111

^^

Anonymous said...

Yay! Another book to add to my wish lists. ^^

Shan said...

This book will be great for everyone, and will sell as an excellent gift! Next up, a regular appearance in the newspaper?! I hope so.

Shan said...

Also, I foresee different editions based on theme (relationships, entertainment, politics, etc.) This is the start of an empire!

Congratulations, Jessica.

Mike Lee said...

Congratulations! You totally deserve this!

Wayne said...

Your success is well deserved - looking forward to the book!

Anonymous said...

Well, hot damn! If I hadn't put my own blog in hypersleep, I'd be shouting this from the blogging rooftops.

Anonymous said...

Wow!

Ability, originality, and creativity are recognized & celebrated.

Kudos and best wishes.

-jsh

EN said...

Many congrats. I'll be sure to get a copy.

MD said...

Good for you, congratualtions, what a great story, we are all happy for you. It will be some of the best stuff on the shelf.

Unknown said...

I'll still be checking them out online. If I don't get one, it is usually explained in the comments section ;)

Anonymous said...

It's about time! Congratulations...you deserve it!!

Anonymous said...

Congratulations!! I love your blog, its brilliantly funny. If any one deserves a book deal- you do!

Tammigirl said...

Congratulations! It's so neat. I've only recently discovered your site through Fuel My Blog, but I just adore it.

Congratulations again!

Anonymous said...

Manual trackback for you:
http://www.castingoutnines.net/2007/03/03/so-there-can-be-money-in-blogging-after-all/

Many congratulations. This is one of my everyday blog reads and will continue to be so.

Sam B said...

Congrats! This is definitely the most creative and interesting blog I've seen in a long time, so you deserve it.

Will said...

Congrats! Can't wait!

Anonymous said...

yup, what they said :)

Anonymous said...

Posted on Reddit, http://reddit.com/info/17n6w/comments

Everyone help spread the word.

Pamela said...

WOW!! Well deserved. I will be purchasing one for sure!!!

Anonymous said...

Of all the books based on all the websites I visit, I think yours will be the first one I actually buy. Your site rocks, and so do you.

Unknown said...

Awesome!

Anonymous said...

hey congrats Jess!!
keep up the goooood work..

Nancy said...

I agree, it's wonderful news and not surprising at all!

Anonymous said...

You are receiving a lot of Kudos on this one. So many, in fact, that they are bring out the reactance in me.
So I'm NOT going to tell you congratulations. And I'm NOT going to tell you that it's great. And I'm NOT going to tell you how I read your page daily.
And I'm NOT going to tell you about how I too will be looking forward to the release date.
I will, however, wish you well, and wish you a great day.
;)

Unknown said...

Awesome news! We'll look forward to sharing you now with our 'disconnected' friends and family (they have such a hard time understanding our social circles...).

Hope it far out-sells your highest expectations!

Scott said...

Fantastic! I recently discovered your interesting and unique site and couldn't be happier for your good fortune. Congratulations from all of us at Scott's Spot!

Swampcracker said...

Congrats on your book deal (remember I advised you to copyright your blog entries!!). About the "book deal," I am not sure "book" should be treated as a descriptor. Perhaps the words "book deal" should be given equal weight, grammatically speaking, as if they were hyphenated.

Rachel said...

Congrats. I'm a medical librarian, and several of my librarian colleagues and I kick a huge kick out of the Boolean humor on your blog.

Adjil said...

Hooray!

Anonymous said...

That's awesome...and well deserved. I know I will buy multiple copies.

Hans Mundahl said...

Yay! Well done!

pilgrimparent said...

Weird that I was just thinking yesterday all this stuff should be in a book. Congratulations!

Unknown said...

Congratulations! You've picked such a great concept here - simple and accessible, with perception and wit to back it up. Go you!

Darren said...

Congrats!!! That's awesome.

Unknown said...

I've been stalking your blog (and forcing it upon my friends) for months. Congratulations! You deserve it! I can hardly wait for the page a day calendar.

Anonymous said...

Good for you. Getting a book deal feels good.

Anonymous said...

Superbe, je fais savoir en France
Great, I disseminate the news in France

Absorbant said...

This is great news, and really well deserved!

David Bell said...

I've been expecting this announcement for some time and I look forward to buying the book =)

You genuinely deserve this Jessica, congrats.

Anonymous said...

wtg..

thats my xmas presents sorted

Anonymous said...

That's so cool, congratulations! Ditto on the Christmas presents.

Jon K said...

Fantastic! I shall definitely be getting a copy - and I'll be spreading the word :)

Anonymous said...

About time! Congratulations and sign me up for a copy!

P.Large said...

That rocks, you know only really cool people get book deals.

Keep us posted

Anonymous said...

CONGRATS - I knew it was a matter of time.

Anonymous said...

oh god, I'm brazilian and my english is terrible, sorry
many congrats , your blogger is very interesting.
I heted math but when I'm here Ilove the math, with her graphics and numbers
bye
=]

Anonymous said...

Mazal Tov!

Anonymous said...

Congratulations

Vieva said...

congratulations! that's way cool!

.... lucky. ;) (seriously, you've earned it. keep up the good work!)

Anonymous said...

Congratulations! Well deserved!

Richard Sambrook said...

Fantastic news - congratulations....and well deserved!

Anonymous said...

Congrats!! looking forward to the book ...

Anonymous said...

Congrats!

Anonymous said...

Congratulations! That's wonderful news!

Anonymous said...

Congratulations! (one more) You really do merit a book - many books, hopefully. : )

Shane said...

Brilliant. Congratulations!

Jessica Hagy said...

Thank you, Everybody!

Threads like this are great encouragement, and all your well-wishes are really, really appreciated. I'll do my best to make the book as spiffy as humanly possible.

Anonymous said...

Great news. :) Congratulations.

Jules said...

Holy crap! And you've only been blogging since August. Way to go!

Anonymous said...

Yeah! I'll be looking for it!

Anonymous said...

V COOL!

Well done from a small city in the small country of New Zealand. Hopefully it makes it down under!

Vanwall said...

Looking Forward to it!

Nimmy said...

Jessica,
First of all, Congrats! :) I actually caught myself wondering how fantastic it would be if you were to publish a book out of the wonderful posts you have and within a few days, I get to hear this!! :) I am surely gonna buy it and gift some to people as well!!

-Quite some time back, a friend from blogosphere had passed on a Blog meme called "5 Blogs that make me think" and I'd listed your blog as one of the 5 Blogs that make me think. :) Now, that obviously means you're tagged - The blogs that make you think are the ones which are tagged as well. :) I don't know if you'll want to take a break from Venn Diagrams and pass on this meme for a change. But if you decide to do it, it will be great! :) Here's the link....

http://nirmala-km.blogspot.com/2007/02/blogs-that-make-me-think.html

Ursule said...

Congrats! All the best!

Anonymous said...

Congrats Jessica! I'm delighted for you. Keep up the great work!

Trop said...

Well done! It will be a hit.

Anonymous said...

Excellent. I started viewing just a few weeks ago, but was hooked after the first one. Brilliant. Congratulations!

Unknown said...

kick ass!!! and many feliciations to you. you deserve it. How wonderful that a labor of love turned out to be so rewarding for you.

Biotechjones said...

Wow, can't wait

Anonymous said...

Woo Hoo! Congrats!

Anonymous said...

CONGRATS!

K said...

Amazon.com!

Mad Monk said...

Holy Crap, you have a lot of lurkers around here, since most don't post!

*lurks back into darkness*

Heather said...

I was just thinking it would be super to have a 365 day desk calendar! :)

Analyst Catalyst said...

That is wonderful! Congratulations!

Anonymous said...

OMGZ thats uh-mazing lolz

Mahogany said...

Congratulations! Really lookiing forward to the book!

Anonymous said...

Congrats! One of the few blog-related books that I would actually shell out money for.

Ravages/CC said...

OH! MY! GAWD! is right! Perfect. Just what you deserve. Will the book be out in India?

* said...

Congratulations!!!

Anonymous said...

Homemade trackback

Anonymous said...

Congratulations... when I found this it completely made my day, and it continues to every single time I read up on the new cards, or when I go back and look at the old ones.

As one other person said... I'm gonna go out and buy 12 copies and give them to everyone I know, people on the street, etc....

Amazing!

Pong Hero said...
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gkimberwhite said...

Congratulations!! Looking forward to it.

Patrick Micka said...

Congratulations. I'll be sure to buy a copy whenever I get the chance.

-Patrick

Anonymous said...

Fantastic news! Congratulations and keep up the great posts.

Anonymous said...

Brilliant. Really brilliant.

k7lim said...

# of fans |/
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Unknown said...

You definately deserve this. You're grasp of situations is amazing! I love this site. Prgmatic and funny at the same time. Good job.

Anonymous said...

This HAD to happen!

Congrats!!

Martin Risgaard Rasmussen said...

Cool - looking forward to more news!

Congrats from Denmark!

Anonymous said...

Many congratulations.

I like the 365 day desk calendar idea, too.

Anonymous said...

Congratulations! This is very well deserved.

You are original. You make people think about life in new ways. You make people laugh. I predict that your book will be wildly successful — 'cuz you're QUALITY! :)

Anonymous said...

Awesome! I can't wait to purchase it - your graphical is pure genious!

Dave said...

Just wanted to add my congratulations, Jessica. I'll be letting people know and buying myself a copy too.

Anonymous said...

Just catching up with my RSS feeds and saw this. Wow! Congratulations, Indexed rocks and I'm sure the book will as well. Woo!

Anonymous said...

So, where will the book-signing tour start?

Anonymous said...

Eight months and already a book deal! I could only dream of being published (academic) so fast !

Congratulations, this is very much deserved ! Honeslty, though, I don't think you need to worry about publicity :)

have popcorn will lurk said...

Mazel Tov!! Wicked awesome!!

Page-a-day calendar - a MUST!!

I sure hope you have something like Statcounter running :)

Anonymous said...

i love this site. congrats. well deserved :)

--Anony Mouse

Anonymous said...

awesome! i know i'm a bit late, but...congrats!

 
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