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The dragons are revolting and the magic is gone! Being queen is complicated.
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    A personal digital thank you note and a digital copy of the completed book.

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    The above and your name in the acknowledgments.

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    The above and special access to my SHELL blog about the writing of this book.

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    In addition to all of the other rewards, receive a free digital copy of the prequel short story originally written for Elf Fantastic about Verity's mother and Nico the foxy attorney.

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    All of the above plus a digital copy of one of my other books in the SONGS FROM THE SEASHELL ARCHIVES series with the exception of Song of Sorcery (which is not readily available to me since it's published by a different company).

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    All of the above plus your choice of digital copies of two of the other books in the SONGS FROM THE SEASHELL ARCHIVES series (with the exception of Song of Sorcery) OR two of my other books published by GYPSY SHADOW PUBLISHERS.

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    All of the above plus I have new paperback and hardback copies of many of my books with Anne McCaffrey as well as my solo ones. Alas, they are not autographed by Anne but I can autograph any one of those I have available and mail it to you if you will pay the mailing cost. SHIPPING COSTS will depend on your choice of reward and your place of residence.

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    All of the above plus I have a limited number (3) of copies of CATALYST, TALES OF THE BARQUE CATS 1 and (3) CATACOMBS, TALES OF THE BARQUE CATS II as audio books on CD, as well as 2 copies available of CHANGELINGS. I have only three available of each Barque Cats book, and will send you an autographed copy of whichever one you want, as supplies hold out, if you pay the mailing costs. SHIPPING COSTS will depend on your choice of reward and your place of residence.

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    An alternate addition to this award. Audio books are sold out but 8 copies of the SONGS FROM THE SEASHELL ARCHIVES calendar with Karen Gillmore's original cover art and bonus art, INCLUDING the cover art for THE SHELL GAME, will go to the next 8 folks who pledge at $150 or more. if you pay the mailing costs. SHIPPING COSTS will depend on your choice of reward and your place of residence.

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    All of the above (quantities permitting on physical rewards) plus you may have a dragon or a ghost cat named for you or the person of your choice (what a Christmas present! Poof! You're a dragon! or Purrf! A ghost cat) SHIPPING COSTS will depend on your choice of reward and your place of residence.

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    All of the above (quantities permitting on physical rewards) PLUS a necklace designed and constructed by me consisting of lampwork and shell beads and a transcription of the stories and powers the specific elements of your necklace convey. It will contain a replica of the original dragon-created beads since no dragons are available in my area, and the shells deactivated so they are no longer (if they ever were) spelled to contain the songs and stories in the transcriptions. SHIPPING COSTS will depend on your choice of reward and your place of residence.

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    All of the above (quantities permitting on physical rewards) plus I will read and critique the first 20 pages or 5000 words of one of your stories if you are a writer or you could use the prize as a gift for a writer friend or relative. If I like the first 20 pages and there is more, I will read further and offer my professional opinion. SHIPPING COSTS will depend on your choice of reward and your place of residence.

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    All of the above (quantities permitting on physical rewards) PLUS the book will be dedicated to you, since you funded most of it!

 All of the above plus a complete set of the SONGS FROM THE SEASHELL ARCHIVES in their new print on demand editions. Their pub date doesn't depend entirely on me but as soon as they are ready, you'll get yours, signed by me. 



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    All of the preceding (quantities permitting on physical rewards) 
plus you or the person of your choice will become a heroic figure in Argonian history with your deeds of derring do commemorated by a bardic song or story in the book. My choice of song or story but it will be heroic unless of course you'd prefer to be a villainous figure from the past. We could arrange that as well. SHIPPING COSTS will depend on your choice of reward and your place of residence.

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