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The Language of the Birds is a little book of essays about bird science and mythology—written by the light of the midnight sun.
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    Pledge $5 or more About $5

    A thank-you email from me to you—from Sweden. It will be sent during my stay at the observatory, and will contain a story, observation, or photo from that day's bird work—a little piece of my summer in your mailbox.

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    The above thank you, except instead of an email you'll receive a postcard from Sweden! You'll also get a digital (PDF) copy of The Language of the Birds.

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    A surprise postcard from Sweden (see above!), and a printed copy of The Language of the Birds, inscribed with a note from me to you.

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    Pledge $35 or more About $35

    A surprise postcard from Sweden, a printed copy of The Language of the Birds, and a 11x17 limited edition full-color broadside (a beautiful, wordy poster) printed with an excerpt from The Language of the Birds.

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    All of the above, plus a cameo appearance in the book by you and/or a bird species of your choice. (If you're a backer at this level, I'll contact you over the summer to ask a couple of questions).

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