Hello to you, beloved Kickstarter backers!
Well, here we are - books have flown to all corners of the world, delighting children and children-at-heart on five continents. We've gotten fan... Read more
Hello to you, our beloved backers! As promised, here is your shipping update.
First, the good news - 2/3 of our Kickstarter packages are shipped as of Friday. Several hundred... Read more
well, the baby arrived before the books. But...
Solomon Rose Bergman was born May 14th, just before midnight. Books are being bound literally as we speak and will be delivered to our warehouse on Friday.
Please, if you're... Read more
Books are at the printers!
This update has three, and only three, pieces of information:
1) Books are at the printers as we speak. At the printers, being printed and bound and made into books. ... Read more
regarding your mailing address (important information)
Next week, you'll be getting what Kickstarter calls a survey - this is how we will find out where to send your stuff.
YOU MUST FILL OUT THE SURVEY TO... Read more
Off to the printer!
After a lot of work and the help of many people, our fabulous tote bags are being printed as we speak and all six books will go off to the... Read more
Dearest, darlingest backers.
Well. First, some news. In the first week of November, my fabulous husband and co-conspirator had emergency surgery. In the first week of December, I had scheduled... Read more
And a hearty autumn hello to you too!
Hello, beloved Kickstarter backers!
We here at FR have been toiling away in the Flamingo fields, carefully harvesting loving words and organic, shade-grown pixels, readying ourselves to make six amazing,... Read more
did you miss the Kickstarter?
Did you miss the Kickstarter? Do you have friends who missed it? Were you hoping to get your school or library on board with us? You can still join the... Read more
We did it!
Thank you so much for all your help, love, support, and trust in us to make books you can feel great about.
More updates to come, but for now just... Read more
Look what someone made us!
You guys! The fabulous Hargreaves family, of song and story, has made us this handy flowchart for you to share with any and all of your friends. I can't imagine... Read more
we just got this email from backer Wendy Marsh:
"When I read your two previous books to my Grade 1 class last year, they were surprised. By the end of the year if a kiddo ever said, "Ew, I... Read more
Hooray, and also: help!
Since our last update we've gotten a great article on Colorlines and another one in Bitch Magazine (which got pulled up to the Huffington Post and is doing... Read more
Day 3: 20% funded, and more great press!
Well, hello! This Kickstarter is getting lots of media attention (welcome, if you came from the Curve article or the amazing Advocate article Mitch Kellaway wrote). We're also just about... Read more
First day firsts!
Well, we hit 10% of our goal on our first official day in business, and got a great article in Quill & Quire, thebooks and publishing blog for all... Read more