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I founded elephantjournal.com. Now I've written my 1st book. Next, let's create an indie book company that pays writers right.
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    Thingsie Lite level: This level includes good karma (you've been bad) + a month-long gift subscription to elephantjournal.com + a subscription link to videos of the #Thingsie book tour ft. thought leaders, poets, farmers, entrepreneurs, yogis & book readings.

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    eCare Package level: "I don't want a book made out of a tree, I want digital magical invisible stuff!" You got it: this level includes the "Things" ebook + HD digital desktop poster of original illustration from book for your device, + audiobook of book readings by the author for your favorite boring commute + everything the Thingsie Lite level includes.

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    Just the Book level: one copy of "Things I would like to do with You" (printed in US on ecopaper, cloth hardcover embossed in yellowgold), 1 tree planted for you to offset printing & shipping + admission to afterparty at a local joint with the author & elephant staff if you attend a book reading. Talisker not included.

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    Brand New! By Popular Demand: everything in our eCare Package Level + everything in our Just the Book level. I shoulda thought of this earlier. Now you can read Things under the covers with the lights out on your mobile device…or read Things with the electricity out on your good ol'fashioned ecopaper book by candlelight.

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    Overly Enthusiastic Introvert level: autographed book + cabin-love bookmark/sticker + eco lapel pin (the coolest thing we're making) and a dumb magnet for your cluttered fridge. Admission to afterparty at a local joint with the author & elephant staff if you attend a book reading (hoppy microbrew not included), + everything the eCare Package level includes!

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    Double Trouble Cuddle Puddle level: two Cozy oversized tee shirts to sleep in for you & a dear pal + 2 Books to read while cuddling + 2 fancy Bookmark/Sticker Thingies. Lover, bestie, sister or brother not included. Plus: 2 magnets that resent being called "dumb" they're actually pretty cool for your fridge, 2 lapel pins, 2 admissions to afterparty.

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    All the Things! Level. Take a deep breath before reading. This level includes a treasure chest of eco schwag: the US-printed ecopaper Book (inscribed w/one-of-a-kind you-had-me-at-haiku-for-you by author!) + US-made + printed supersoft organic cotton Things-illustrated tee-shirt (oversized to wear to bed) + handthrown mug stamped w/ Things Cabin-Love "logo" + Things book cover magnet + eco-made lapel pin + everything the eCare Package level includes, baby! Make it rain!

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    Share the Love level: get 10 copies of Things for your book club/book store/yoga studio/meditation center/university/cult or gift to your company as the sweetest corporate gift ever.

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    "Treat Yo Self" level includes everything in the All the Things! level, plus: VIP Brunch with the author & a few other fellow readers & elephant staff at a favorite local eco breakfast spot the morning after a reading & afterparty. Includes organic local food (Waylon will personally pour coffee into your mouth)...but not drinks or travel. Brunches available only in cities with book readings (see city and town lists at left under "Funding Goals"). Note: If we don't reach our Book Tour funding goal, we will send you 2 All the Things! levels.

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    New! Prior Level Sold-Out! Make the vision of Elephant Books Possible. Right now it seems out of reach. Oak-Level VIP Make All Things Possible Benefactor level. Book equivalent of Director credit: your name or business in Bold! thanks on a page up front: This Book made possible by...You. Plus: the book! Autographed and signed with a personal thank you! Plus: All the Things! level (only book is signed)

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    New! Host the Author level: Make the vision of Elephant Books Possible. Right now it seems out of reach. Scotch-Level VIP Make All Things Possible Benefactor level. Book equivalent of Executive Director credit: your name or business in Bold! thanks on top of a page up front: This Book made possible by...You. Plus: the book! Autographed and signed with a personal thank you! Plus: All the Things! level (only book is signed)

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    VIP Make All Things Possible Benefactor level. Book equivalent of Executive Producer credit: your name or business thanks on a page up front: This Book made possible by...You. Plus: the book! Autographed and signed with a personal thank you! Plus: All the Things! level (only book is signed)

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