An Illuminated Novel - Advertising Support Costs

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This campaign started on Nov 09 and closed on December 17, 2012 (11:59pm PT).
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This campaign ended on December 17, 2012
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  • $5USD
    SUPPORTER STATUS

    A digital copy of Strong Roads: A Spanish-Shipwreck Survivor in Ancient Hawaii. Great stocking stuffer for Christmas! Please provide email address. "No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another." -Charles Dickens

    Estimated delivery: December 2012

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  • $25USD
    ANGEL STATUS

    An original digital copy of Strong Roads: Blues and Greens and Blood's cover art. Drawn and painted by G.E.M. Please provide email address. "I slept and I dreamed that life is all joy. I woke and I saw that life is all service. I served and saw that service is joy." -Kahlil Gibran

    Estimated delivery: February 2013

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  • $32USD
    FAN STATUS

    A paperback copy -signed- of Strong Roads: A Spanish-Shipwreck Survivor in Ancient Hawaii. Please provide shipping address. "It takes generosity to discover the whole through others. If you realize you are only a violin, you can open yourself up to the world by playing your role in the concert." -Jacques Yves Cousteau *Add an additional $30.00 for shipment outside of US.

    Estimated delivery: February 2013

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  • $36USD
    DONOR STATUS

    A paperback copy -signed- of Strong Roads: A Spanish-Shipwreck Survivor in Ancient Hawaii AND an original digital copy of Strong Roads: Blues and Greens and Blood's cover art. Drawn and painted by G.E.M. Please provide email and shipping address. "It's bad enough in life to do without something YOU want; but confound it, what gets my goat is not be able to give somebody something you want THEM to have." -Truman Capote *Add an additional $30.00 for shipment outside of US.

    Estimated delivery: February 2013

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  • $40USD
    SILVER STATUS

    Pre-release date receivership of Strong Roads: Blues and Greens and Blood in digital format AND a digital copy of Strong Roads: A Spanish-Shipwreck Survivor in Ancient Hawaii AND an original digital copy of Strong Roads: Blues and Greens and Blood's cover art. Drawn and painted by G.E.M. Please provide email address. "Generosity is not giving me that which I need more than you do, but it is giving me that which you need more than I do." -Kahlil Gibran

    Estimated delivery: January 2013

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  • $60USD
    GOLD STATUS

    A hand-written letter personally thanking you and acknowledging you for your support. Please provide mailing address. "Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need." -Kahlil Gibran

    Estimated delivery: March 2013

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  • $75USD
    PLATINUM STATUS

    Two paperback copies -signed- of Strong Roads: A Spanish-Shipwreck Survivor in Ancient Hawaii. Please provide mailing address. "The wise man does not lay up his own treasures. The more he gives to others, the more he has for his own." -Lao Tzu *Add an additional $60.00 for shipment outside of US.

    Estimated delivery: February 2013

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  • $111USD
    SPONSOR STATUS

    Two paperback copies -signed- of Strong Roads: A Spanish-Shipwreck Survivor in Ancient Hawaii AND a physical print copy -signed- of Strong Roads: Blues and Greens and Blood's cover art. Drawn and painted by G.E.M. Please provide mailing address. "One's performance is often heightened by the brilliance and generosity of other actors." -Cyril Cusack *Add an additional $90.00 for shipment outside of US.

    Estimated delivery: February 2013

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  • $200USD
    FRIEND STATUS

    Three paperback copies -signed- of Strong Roads: A Spanish-Shipwreck Survivor in Ancient Hawaii AND one physical print copy -signed- of Strong Roads: Blues and Greens and Blood's cover art AND a warm shot out on Twitter AND early receivership of digital copy of Strong Roads: Blues and Greens and Blood. Provide email + shipping addresses + name for Twitter. "You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving." -Robert Louis Stevens *Add $90.00 for shipment outsi

    Estimated delivery: January 2013

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  • $350USD
    PATRON STATUS

    A thank you note supplemented at the end of Strong Roads: Blues and Greens and Blood. Subject to G.E.M.'s approval. Please provide your name, whatever it is, or of someone you would like to have mentioned. "There is overwhelming evidence that the higher the level of self-esteem, the more likely one will be to treat others with respect, kindness, and generosity." -Nathaniel Branden

    Estimated delivery: January 2013

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  • $600USD
    BENEFACTOR STATUS

    You as a fictional character in a work authored by G.E.M. to be published in the future. The content, name, and creation is subject to final approval by G.E.M., after interview. The delivery date could be prior what's listed. "The success I have achieved...would not have been possible without the generosity of the American people and the freedom here to pursue your dreams." -Arnold Schwarzenegger

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

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  • $4,000USD
    PHILANTHROPIST STATUS

    A round trip getaway to Hawaii to meet G.E.M. An invitation is offered, because those who can help at this level understand the author. This shows good faith and would remove anything disreputable from occurring. The event in Hawaii could take place prior the date listed. If an invitation is declined, your reward is a limited paperback version of Strong Roads: Blues and Greens and Blood, signed.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

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