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The Jolly Shop is a Christmas story designed to teach children how good can prevail and how team work can help achieve great success.
20 backers pledged $8,028 to help bring this project to life.

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    A Jolly Thanks! - Our unrelenting gratitude. We will also retain your email address to include you in on updates to the status of the project, release dates, etc., and a special thank you emailed directly to you from the author.

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    The Jolly Bunch - Again, we can't thank you enough!

    Added with the above, in this package you will also get a PDF copy of the manuscript giving you a sneak peek at the book before anyone else gets to see it. And we not only update you on the progress (illistrations, publishing, etc.) but we will include you in on our writing tips. We've all had a great deal of support through our endeavors in life and if you're an aspiring writer or one day awaken to feel you'd like to give it a shot, you'll have our support including you in on our writers tips!

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    The Jolly Book - With this contribution you will get all of the above plus a book!

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    The Jolly Contributor -

    With this contribution your book will be signed by the author with a dedication of gratitude written out to you. Not only that but we'll also be sure to have your name and/or organization listed in the dedications section of our iBook/ebook.

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    The Jolly Sentinels -

    Your support is great and so is our appreciation. In this package you'll get all the above plus 3 signed hard copies and dedication of thanks. We'll include a Merry Christmas message written out to anyone you like.

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    The Jolly Trailblazers -

    Plowing through the Arctic snow and well on our way, you're a true adventurer. Include all the above and also have your name and organization mentioned in our iBook. Furthermore, once The Jolly Shop website is complete your name and organization will be listed with recognition and thanks.

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    The Jolly Gift -

    Not only have you received all the above, but now you have 3 signed hardcopies and iBook copies of The Jolly Shop iBook sent to friends or family members with a special thanks on our behalf letting them know of your tremendous support!

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    The Jolly Riders-

    Dashing through the snow on our way to success. Thank you for embarking on this mission to deliver the Christmas spirit to all. Your recipients of these 5 copies (both signed hardcopy and iBook/ebook) will know just how much you appreciate them and the spirit of Christmas by helping us reach our goal. Your support is beyond appreciated! 5 signed hard copies will also be sent to St. Jude Children's Hospital with a special message from you wishing them a very Merry Christmas.

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    Some Jolly Smiles -

    Enjoy all the above while bringing more smiles into your home with a phone call or Skype call (your choice) to you and your family on or before Christmas. Keep me posted on your scheduling and we'll make it happen! Furthermore, you may select two schools or libraries of your choice to receive a signed copy of The Jolly Shop as well as The Jolly Shop II (upon release) with a special message letting them know the book was donated to them by you/your organization. Include two more iBooks and another signed book with this package. (That's 7 iBooks and 5 signed hard copies, all sent with some Jolly thanks!) If preferred, any copies can be replaced with Jolly II upon release. You can let us know your preference as soon as we contact you.

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    The Jolly Snow Angels-

    This package contains all the above as well as 10 books sent to St. Jude Children's Hospital. 10 children will receive a signed hard copy for Christmas with a special dedication letting them know you're thinking of them. Send us your message and we'll add it in letting them it is from you and/or your organization.

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    The Jolly Guardians -

    Like the grand Saber Tooth Snow Tigers in our story, you are also securing Christmas. These are noble and valiant actions as you've just secured a Jolly Christmas for all.

    Retain everything mentioned above plus an illustration of your family at The Jolly Shop with Santa, the elves and our Snow Tigers, signed by both the illustrator and author framed to put on your wall. Just send us a family photo and we'll put you all in!

    With this package you will also have the opportunity to name an elf for part II that we're working on to be out Christmas of 2013. You have the option of giving a name to an elf or having a character named after you. This story isn't just about Santa's shop and the elves, but families too. A screenplay is also in the making to have done in pixel animation where we will maintain the names of our characters.

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    The Jolly Journey -

    Up over the rooftops and down through the chimneys we go! Your support is having an impact ensuring that we bring more smiles to more homes with this great Christmas story.

    Not only does this include everything previously mentioned but now you'll be updated in the writing process for Jolly II where you can give us your feedback. Throw your ideas back and forth with us and help us construct our next book! Want to be an author and break into the industry? Work with us and have your name on our next Jolly Shop book as a co-author!

    20 more (30 total) children at St. Jude will receive a signed hard copy for Christmas with a special dedication letting them know you're thinking of them. Send us your message and we'll add it in letting them it is from you and/or your organization.

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