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By Gamal Hennessy
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About

Why You Want to Read a Book I Wrote?  

I’ve been a vocal opponent of sexual abuse, and rape culture for a long time. 

 I’ve published five spy novels dealing with these subjects in my Crime and Passion series since 2013. 

 I decided to launch a Kickstarter for Dark Honey because it’s a culmination of my development as a writer and my best work to date.

Dark Honey
Dark Honey

Why Do You Want to Read Dark Honey?  

Dark Honey is the story of a seductive spy struggling against the misogyny and sexual torture embodied in her former lover.  

It’s a novel with a strong and complex female character fighting to retain control of her body and her future.  

It tackles the taboo subjects of sex and violence with thoughtful consideration and intense immersion.  

Dark Honey explores the self-destructive power of intimacy and the corruption of people trying to do what's right.  

It’s a hot spy story for people who don’t like spy stories…yet.  

What is Dark Honey About? 

Five years ago, Nikki was a spy trapped in an abusive affair with her mentor Chris. After he tortured her lovers, killed her friends, and went into hiding, her life was shattered. So when she stumbles onto his trail years later, her only goal is to find him and stop his cycle of brutality.  

But how far can she go to catch a monster before she becomes a monster herself?  

Dark Honey is a novel that stands on its own, but the more you pledge, the more of the Crime and Passion series you get.

Collecting the motivation to write...
Collecting the motivation to write...

Where is the Money Going? 

Publishing a novel can be expensive, but after doing it for five years, I’ve got the costs down to about $2,000 for a professional quality book. The money will be used to cover the following costs:

  • Copyediting:            $1,200 
  • Printing & shipping: $ 500
  • Kickstarter Fees      $ 200
  • Book Formatting     $   50
  • Shipping Materials $    50
  • Total                       $2,000
The Crime and Passion Series...
The Crime and Passion Series...

 

Risks and challenges

This is a classic case of low risk, high reward.

The manuscript is complete, so there’s no risk that I won’t finish the book.

I’ve published five novels in the past, so I know what goes into getting a book produced.

I’m working with Create Space (an Amazon company) to print and ship the book and Kindle (another Amazon company) to deliver the E-books, so my distribution system is the best around.

Your only real risk is missing out on Dark Honey, so add your pledge now!

Thank you!

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    Asset Level

    The Digital File: This will plunge you into Nikki's struggle from the first page.

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    This level includes the digital file and a permanent record of your support and a unique addition to your library.

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    Operator Level

    This level contains the complete Crime and Passion series, plus the hard copy of Dark Honey.

    Includes:
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    • Smooth Operator E-Book
    • Taste of Honey E-Book
    • Touch of Honey E-Book
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    Patron Access

    This is everything I have ever written in both digital and hard copy, plus your name listed in the list of Crime and Passion patrons. Get this level to become a permanent resident in the world of Crime and Passion.

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    • Your name included in the Patrons List inside Dark Honey
    • Dark Honey E-Book
    • Smooth Operator E-Book
    • Taste of Honey E-Book
    • Touch of Honey E-Book
    • Smoke and Shadow E-Book
    • Wild Honey E-Book
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