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Join an interactive experience where YOU get to shape Lara Kingsley’s journey in solving the mystery in the fiction novel Project Gecko
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    #1 Newbie Fan

    You’re interested, but want to try the series first. You’ll get the Bionic Bug Ebook in the format of your choice (pdf, epub, mobi).

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    #2 Eager Beaver

    You’re pretty excited about this series and want to read Bionic Bug right now, plus get a preview (DRAFT) of Project Gecko, long before the masses get their grubby hands on it.

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    #3 Techie Fan

    You want to go behind the scenes and learn more about the technologies featured in Bionic Bug. You’ll participate in a one hour Webinar where I'll discuss my background research on gene editing tools, drones, the Dark Web, and biological weapons. You'll get to ask questions during the Q&A session.

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    #4 Fan Club

    You want to be the first members of my fan club and help shape the story of Project Gecko (Book 2). You’ll join a private Facebook Group (or email list) and help choose character names, settings, character storylines, plot points, etc. You’ll have access to early drafts of scenes and have an opportunity to provide real-time feedback. As an extra bonus, I'll give you credit for any of your ideas I adopt for my book on a special “Credits Page”.

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    • Lara Kingsley Facebook Group Membership
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    #5 Book Lover

    You prefer reading print books and enjoy collecting then. You’ll receive a signed Limited Edition hardcover copy of Bionic Bug (no more than 300 copies printed). The inside cover will include original artwork and denote the specific copy number of your book. Numbers will be assigned based on your order number on a first-come, first-serve basis.

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    #6 Super Fan Club

    You want to be the first members of my fan club and help shape the story of Project Gecko (Book 2), but you also want a signed limited edition hardcover of Bionic Bug. You’ll join a private Facebook Group (or email list) and help choose character names, settings, character storylines, plot points, etc. You’ll have access to early drafts of scenes and have an opportunity to provide feedback. As an added bonus, I'll give you credit for any of your ideas I adopt for my book on a special “Credits Page”.

    Includes:
    • Bionic Bug Ebook (Available Immediately)
    • Lara Kingsley Facebook Group Membership
    • Project Gecko (Draft/Preview Copy)
    • Webinar on Bionic Bug Technologies
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    #7 Book Obsession

    You are either obsessed with books or are buying a second copy for someone else. You’ll receive 2x signed Limited Edition hardcover copies of Bionic Bug (no more than 300 copies printed). The inside cover will include original artwork and denote the copy number of your book on a first-come first-serve basis. Numbers will be assigned based on your order number.

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    #8 WMD Expert Consultation

    You’re interested in learning about the technologies related to weapons of mass destruction and want specific information related to your novel, TV series script, or screenplay. You’ll get access to the WMD 101 course and get a 60 minute consultation where you can ask me anything. Finally, I’ll provide you with a written tip sheet on two WMD-related topics of your choice. A tip sheet includes the most important information on a topic and will keep the law enforcement authorities from showing up on your doorstep after a series of suspicious queries (just kidding!)

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    • WMD Expert Consultation
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    #9 Name a Character

    You’ll get to name a character in Project Gecko after yourself, a relative, or a friend (with permission). I will assign the name to a character and decide if I use the first and/or last name. Get this gift for the person who already has everything! You’ll also have the honor of getting the first Limited Edition hardcover copy of Project Gecko (signed of course).

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    • Bionic Bug (Signed Limited Edition Hardcover)
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