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Author launches book to audience of 4,000 penguins
Author launches book to audience of 4,000 penguins

Talk about a cold audience. Author and explorer Patrick Woodhead traveled to Antarctica to launch his latest book -- in front of 4,000 penguins. "It's the only book launch I've done where everyone turned up in black tie," he joked in a release. "There was a lot of penguin queue-jumping at first, but then they became more orderly. Without any competitors, I'm feeling really confident about topping the chart in the Antarctic best-seller lists!" Woodhead, who runs an Antarctic adventure company, is the author of the thriller "Beneath the Ice," out Jan. 1 in the U.K. by Arrow, part of Cornerstone Publishing, which is part of Penguin Random...

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