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The Ma'Ati is an upcoming online epic novel and indie travel magazine.
The Ma'Ati is an upcoming online epic novel and indie travel magazine.
203 backers pledged $13,324 to help bring this project to life.

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    The Kioni || Name in e-book, Postcard from the road

    Kioni was the youngest of the original Ma'Ati, but by no means was she insignificant.

    You'll be listed amongst the names of donors in the e-book, alongside a gracious social media shout out. You'll become a member of #teammaati, and I'll send you a handwritten postcard featuring original art from the Ma'Ati!

    (The e-book will be released in approx. February 2016.)

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    The Ede || Digital copy of Ma'Ati Novel

    Ede's name means "scribe."

    It's so exciting to offer you a digital ebook/epub/kindle bundle of the first novel in the Ma'Ati series. It will come fully stocked with original illustrations and exclusive photos from my trips alongside the story. (As an added bonus, I'm including a digital copy of "Gumdrop," an extraordinary dramatic short book I wrote when I was 9 years old.)

    Plus everything at the Kioni level.

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    The Rahi || Member of Exclusive Ma'Ati Google Hangout Group

    Rahi means guidance.

    As the Ma'Ati magazine grows, we want to make sure we're getting guidance from the traveling youth who support us! I am so excited to offer you the opportunity to have a monthly group Google hangout session with me for six months. I'll give updates on all my travels, answer questions about the novel, and hear suggestions for the development of the magazine.

    Plus everything at the Ede + Kioni levels.

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    The Bala || Become a character in the novel

    Those named Bala tell stories. And also appear in them. And now you can too! Become a character in the Ma'Ati story at this tier. I will write your likeness and name into the story as an auxiliary character.

    Plus everything at the Kioni + Ede + Rahi Levels

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    The Banni || 13"x19" Print of "Origins" Artwork

    One of the Ma'Ati's biggest sources of pride is the beautiful artwork that surrounds our story. So we're proud to offer you a limited run print of Taj Franc's artwork for "Origins." Your piece will be numbered and accompanied by a custom note from me.

    Plus everything at the Bala + Rahi + Ede + Kioni levels

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    The Djehuty || Sponsor Posts for a Month on the Ma'Ati magazine site.

    The daddy of all rewards. If you have a brand appropriate for the Ma'Ati, we're offering the opportunity to have native ads on the Ma'Ati site, and through our social media channels, for one month. Sponsorship at a steal!

    Plus everything at the Kioni + Ede + Rahi + Bala + Banni levels

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    The Ma'at ||

    The most beautiful of tiers and exchanges. I'd love to meet you in one of the 6 places I'll be traveling to, treating you to a day of exploring, with pauses for lunch, tea and dinner. (Sorry, but airfare and lodging aren't included.)

    Plus all above tiers.

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