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A book from a young Stage 4 cancer thriver filled with hard-won lessons for facing down crisis with courage & living like you mean it.
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    DIGITAL HIGH FIVE

    You’ll get EXCLUSIVE UPDATES about the campaign and book launch PLUS a bundle of 5 digital pieces of art that will turn your computer, Facebook page and Instagram feed into a digital bumper sticker of audaciousness!

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    FIRST EDITION E-BOOK + EXCLUSIVE INSIDER GOODIES

    You’ll receive an early addition of the E-BOOK and an ACKNOWLEDGEMENT on the book’s website, in addition to all of the above.

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    THE FIRST EDITION PAPERBACK + E-BOOK

    In addition to all of the above, you’ll get your hands on the FIRST EDITION PAPERBACK of The Courage Club, in addition to all of the above. Perfect for anyone who loves flipping through pages, underlining or folding corners down and filling up bookshelves. Also great to give as a gift for someone you love who could use a literature-hug. All books will be signed with love and delivered with care by November 2016.

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    COURAGE CLUB E-BOOK BUNDLE

    This bundle will get you started on the path to true connection with yourself and your world. The bundle includes a MEDITATION MIX with simple meditations to set your heart and mind at ease, an INSPIRATIONAL MIXTAPE with all of my favorite pick-me-up, belt-it-out songs, and an awesome COOKBOOK full of plant-based, nutritious-AND-delicious goodness including snacks, meals, smoothies, desserts and more!

    You will get all of that in addition to the E-BOOK, the DIGITAL HIGH FIVE, an ACKNOWLEDGEMENT on the book’s website, plus EXCLUSIVE UPDATES.

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    COURAGE CLUB PAPERBACK BUNDLE

    Get all the BUNDLE magic written above, plus the PRINT BOOK!

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    ONE-ON-ONE WITH THE AUTHOR

    You get ONE HOUR of the author’s undivided and oh-so-excited attention via phone or Skype! Any topic is up for grabs including but not limited to HOW TO EAT for optimal wellness, how to switch to (or dabble in) a PLANT-BASED DIET, my experience with INTEGRATIVE ONCOLOGY, CANCER PREVENTION ideas, how to be your own HEALTH ADVOCATE, how to use MINDFULNESS as part of healing or crisis recovery, how to plan a killer VACATION ON A BUDGET, how I WROTE A BOOK in three months, TRAUMA and illness, OR anything else you want to discuss!

    In addition to this you’ll also receive the E-BOOK, PRINT BOOK, the BOOK BUNDLE, the DIGITAL HIGH FIVE, an ACKNOWLEDGEMENT on the book’s website and EXCLUSIVE UPDATES.

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    THE SAFE & VITAL KIT

    With this kit you’ll receive a CUSTOMIZED PLAN for keeping you and your family safe & vital. I'll share with you my recommendations for the safest, best for your body and your environment for all kinds of home and personal care products such as sunscreen, make-up, deodorant, laundry detergent, dish soap and more. Additionally, you'll have the option to send me a list of your most used products and I'll deliver back an assessment of how safe each product is to you and your family, including safer alternatives if need be.

    In addition to this you’ll also receive the E-BOOK, PRINT BOOK, the BOOK BUNDLE, the DIGITAL HIGH FIVE, an ACKNOWLEDGEMENT on the book’s website and EXCLUSIVE UPDATES.

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    CUSTOM AUTHOR SPEECH OR PRESENTATION

    I will come to speak to your group or organization, or at your event on any topic relevant to the book or my journey with cancer for 20-40 minutes. Each event will include 10 free print books for organizers or to give away .

    Purchaser will also receive the E-BOOK, PRINT BOOK, the BOOK BUNDLE, the DIGITAL HIGH FIVE, an ACKNOWLEDGEMENT on the book’s website and EXCLUSIVE UPDATES.

    Travel and accommodations must also be provided. Subject to scheduling.

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    STOCK A SINGLE ONCOLOGY UNIT WITH 50 BOOKS

    The average oncology unit sees 50-100 young adults with cancer a year. Make sure every patient who comes through the door of your local unit in the next year has The Courage Club to turn to in their hard and uncertain moments.This reward provides paperback books at 20% of the retail price and gets them out months before they'll be available in bookstores.

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    ONE NOURISHING NIGHT

    A personal chef and I will cook up a delicious vegan meal for you and 9 of your closest friends (limit to 10 people total). I have been working as a sustainable food policy expert for almost ten years and have put in hundreds of hours researching the best foods for optimal health and illness prevention. We’ll dive into deep conversation and rich learning about how we can become more nourished by and connected to our food and our bodies.
    Location must be within an 2 hour drive of Frederick, MD.

    Purchaser will also receive the E-BOOK, PRINT BOOK, the BOOK BUNDLE, the DIGITAL HIGH FIVE, an ACKNOWLEDGEMENT on the book’s website and EXCLUSIVE UPDATES.

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    DEDICATION

    I will dedicate the print edition of the book to you for your incredible generosity in making this book come to life!

    In addition to this you’ll also receive your choice of a ONE-ON-ONE SESSION or a SAFE AND VITAL KIT, a TICKET TO THE LAUNCH PARTY on November 5, 2016 in Frederick, MD, E-BOOK, 5 COPIES of the PRINT BOOK, the BOOK BUNDLE, the DIGITAL HIGH FIVE, an ACKNOWLEDGEMENT on the book’s website and EXCLUSIVE UPDATES.

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    FUND A COURAGEOUS ADVENTURE

    We’ve started the Courage Club Scholarship to create life-affirming ecstatic adventures for people 18-39 fighting cancer. Be a real life angel for a super brave young adult by funding an unforgettable, healing experience.

    See the description to the left for more information about this AMAZING reward!

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    GIFT THE COURAGE CLUB TO 500 YOUNG ADULTS WITH CANCER

    With this reward, you’ll ensure that the message of The Courage Club goes far and wide. We’ll send books all over the US, reaching 500 of the 70,000 young adults who are diagnosed with cancer this year. Spread a huge dose of love to brave 18 to 39 year olds giving it everything they've got. This reward provides paperback books at 20% of the retail price and gets them out months before they'll be available in bookstores.

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    COURAGE CLUB BOOK RELEASE PARTY TICKET, PLUS PAPERBACK!

    This will be an exclusive magical evening of delight hosted at my house in Frederick, MD on November 5th when the book is expected to print. Vegan dinner will be served, along with fun and healthy non-alcoholic party drinks, and we will tell stories, toss books in the air, and laugh our audaciously alive heads off.

    In addition to this you’ll also receive the E-BOOK, PRINT BOOK, the BOOK BUNDLE, the DIGITAL HIGH FIVE, an ACKNOWLEDGEMENT on the book’s website and EXCLUSIVE UPDATES.

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