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This hardcover graphic novel covers the 1920 unsolved murder of author and bridge expert, Joseph Elwell.
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    LOYAL SUPPORTER LEVEL: You will receive a postcard from Rick, with a personal thank you for your support. The card will be a random selection of one of Rick's previously published postcards.

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    DIGITAL VERSION: The digital version of the book. You'll receive a pdf that you can view on your computer or other digital device.

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    THE PRINTED GRAPHIC NOVEL: You'll receive a signed copy of the book that includes a signed bookplate print just for this project, plus the postcard with a personal thank you from Rick.

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    DELUXE GRAPHIC NOVEL: Rick will draw a character sketch of his choice into the book. You'll also get the bookplate and postcard.

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    ORIGINAL ART: You will get a page of original art from the book on a first come, first serve basis, plus the book, bookplate and postcard.

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    EXPERIENCE THE 20'S: Rick will draw a 9x12" portrait of you in period garb, much like the picture of Joseph Elwell or the ladies you see at left. You'll also receive the book, bookplate and postcard.

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    ANOTHER CHANCE TO APPEAR IN THE BOOK: Rick has informed me that he has 3 slots available for anyone who would like to be a part of the book. For those who would like to have their likeness drawn into the book, Rick will draw a version of you into the actual story (not a major player, of course). You will receive the page of art with your likeness and your character will be sketched into your copy of the book including the bookplate and postcard.

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    COVER ART: You will receive the black and white original of the cover art. It includes the drawing with lettering and border. The book, bookplate and postcard are also included with this level.

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    BE A PART OF THE BOOK: Rick will draw a version of you into the actual story (not a major player, of course). You will receive the page of art with your likeness and your character will be sketched into your copy of the book including the bookplate and postcard.

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    BE IN THE BOOK: By popular demand, I've added 3 more spots into the book to accommodate only 3 people who would like to have their likeness drawn into the book. There won't be anymore available when these are filled. Rick will draw a version of you into the actual story (not a major player, of course). You will receive the page of art with your likeness and your character will be sketched into your copy of the book including the bookplate and postcard.

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