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Finding Freedom is a collection of poetry & portraits from recently incarcerated individuals living at St. Leonard's Halfway House.
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    - One high-res portrait and poem emailed to you.
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    - Your choice of one postcard sized portrait or poem signed by a St. Leonard's resident.
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    - One copy of the eBook.
    - Have your name included in the acknowledgements section of the book.
    - One postcard sized poem and portrait signed by a St. Leonard's resident.

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    - One 12x18 poster of thumbnails of all the portraits.
    - One copy of the eBook.
    - Have your name included in the acknowledgements section of the book.
    - One postcard sized poem and portrait signed by a St. Leonard's resident.

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    - One hardcover coffee table edition of the book.
    - Have your name included in the acknowledgements section of the book.

    ***NOTE*** only order this if the $60 and $65 early bird specials are no longer available.

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    - One copy of hardcover coffee table edition of the book.
    - One 12x18 poster of thumbnails of all the portraits.
    - Have your name included in the acknowledgements section of the book.
    - One copy of the eBook.
    - One postcard sized poem and portrait signed by a St. Leonard's resident.

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    - One limited edition copy of hardcover coffee table edition of the book with slip cover.
    - One 12x18 poster of thumbnails of all the portraits (signed by Sandro).
    - Have your name printed in the acknowledgements section of the book.
    - One copy of the eBook.
    - One postcard sized poem and portrait signed by a St. Leonard's resident.

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    Pledge US$ 150 or more About US$ 150

    - One hardcover coffee table limited edition with slip cover copy of the book. Signed and numbered (out of 300) by Sandro.
    - One 12x18 poster of thumbnails of all the portraits (signed by Sandro).
    - A handwritten personal dedication from a St. Leonard's resident.
    - Have your name printed in the acknowledgements section of the book.
    - One copy of the eBook.
    - One postcard sized poem and portrait signed by a St. Leonard's resident.

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    Pledge US$ 250 or more About US$ 250

    - A 60 minute phone conversation with the project organizer, Brandon Crockett.
    - One hardcover coffee table special limited edition with slip cover copy of the book. Signed and numbered (out of 25) by Sandro.
    - A handwritten personal dedication from Brandon Crockett and a St. Leonard's resident.
    - Have your name printed in the acknowledgements section of the book.
    - One 12x18 poster of thumbnails of all the portraits (signed by Sandro).
    - One copy of the eBook.
    - One postcard sized poem and portrait signed by a St. Leonard's resident.

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    - A 20 minute phone conversation with the photographer, Sandro Miller.
    - One hardcover coffee table special limited edition with slip cover copy of the book.
    - A handwritten personal dedication from Sandro Miler and a St. Leonard's resident.
    - One 11x14 premium quality print of your choice signed by Sandro with corresponding poem.
    - Have your name printed in the acknowledgements section of the book.
    - One 12x18 poster of thumbnails of all the portraits (signed by Sandro).
    - One copy of the eBook.
    - One postcard sized poem and portrait signed by a St. Leonard's resident.

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    - A 60 minute phone conversation with the project organizer, Brandon Crockett
    - A 30 minute phone conversation with the photographer, Sandro Miller.
    - One hardcover coffee table special limited edition with slip cover copy of the book.
    - A handwritten personal dedication from Sandro Miler, Brandon Crockett and a St. Leonard's resident.
    - Three 11x14 premium quality prints of your choice signed by Sandro with corresponding poems.
    - Have your name printed in the acknowledgements section of the book.
    - One 12x18 poster of thumbnails of all the portraits (signed by Sandro).
    - One copy of the eBook.
    - One postcard sized poem and portrait signed by a St. Leonard's resident.

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    Pledge US$ 3,500 or more About US$ 3,500

    - Flight to Chicago with hotel stay (for two) to join St. Leonard's poetry class on a second Tuesday of any month and have dinner with current residents.
    - Collect all signed poetry written that night by residents.
    - One hardcover coffee table special limited edition with slip cover copy of the book. Signed and numbered (out of 10) by Sandro.
    - A handwritten personal dedication from Sandro Miller, Brandon Crockett and a St. Leonard's resident.
    - Five 11x14 premium quality prints of your choice signed by Sandro with corresponding poems.
    - One 12x18 poster of thumbnails of all the portraits (signed by Sandro).
    - Have your name mentioned in the acknowledgements section of the book.
    - One postcard sized poem and portrait signed by a St. Leonard's resident.
    - One copy of the eBook.

    NOTE: If you live in or near Chicago, we will work something out in place of the flight and hotel.

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    - Learn from the best and join Sandro on a professional photoshoot (includes flight to Chicago and hotel stay).
    - One hardcover coffee table special limited edition with slip cover copy of the book. Signed and numbered (out of 3) by Sandro.
    - A handwritten personal dedication from Sandro Miller, Brandon Crockett and a St. Leonard's resident.
    - Ten 11x14 premium quality prints of your choice signed by Sandro with corresponding poems.
    - One 12x18 poster of thumbnails of all the portraits (signed by Sandro).
    - Have your named mentioned in the acknowledgements section of the book.
    - One postcard sized poem and portrait signed by a St. Leonard's resident.
    - One copy of the eBook.

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    - EARLY BIRD SPECIAL!
    - Get your hardcover coffee table edition of the book before anyone else. We'll send you one of the first 25 copies that come off the press.
    - Have your name included in the acknowledgements section of the book.

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    - THE ALMOST EARLY BIRD SPECIAL!
    - Get your hardcover coffee table edition of the book before almost everyone else. We'll send you one of the first 125 copies that come off the press.
    - Have your name included in the acknowledgements section of the book.

    ***NOTE*** only order this if the $60 early bird special is no longer available.

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