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hardcover simulation made with science!
hardcover simulation made with science!

WHAT IS MILITARY EPIC FANTASY?

Military Epic Fantasy is all the good stuff in a fantasy book, written by a miltary veteran (me) with a feel for the reality of combat. Think Black Company, by Glen Cook, or anything by Joe Abercrombie. If Tolkien is PG-13, military epic fantasy is hard-R.

WHAT IS FLESH WOUND?

Flesh wound is military epic fantasy, written by me, and its totally F##ing awesome. You know that stuff with unicorns or "chosen ones?" There's none of that. We have guys named Cain the Suicide and the Chain Barbarian. We have a Wounded American Soldier from our world battling for survival. Every awesome thing I've ever written.

WHO ARE YOU?

I'm Merrell Michael. I've written several books on the Kindle store, mostly  science fiction and military fiction based on my experiences in the Marines. I served four years as a Rifleman, and was deployed twice to Afghanistan. Here's a link to my blog, and my Kindle storefront:

http://merrellmichael.blogspot.com/2013/03/flesh-wound-one.html

http://www.amazon.com/Merrell-Michael/e/B0082Z9WXG/ref=sr_tc_2_0?qid=1363222626&sr=1-2-ent

WHAT KIND OF COVER DOES THE BOOK HAVE?

FLESH WOUND has a wraparound custom painted cover, like every great epic fantasy book ever.

WHAT WOULD MY MONEY GO TOO?

Bringing this puppy to print.

WHEN SHOULD I DONATE?

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    the RECRUIT.
    DRM free electronic book of FLESH WOUND in EPUB format. A mention in the ROLL OF HONOR in the preface to the book.

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    the SOLDIER.
    Softcover trade paperback of FLESH WOUND signed and numbered by the author. A mention in the ROLL OF HONOR in the preface to the book

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    the VETERAN.
    hardcover copy of FLESH WOUND, signed and numbered by the author. A mention in the ROLL OF HONOR in the preface of the book.

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    hardcover and softcover copy of FLESH WOUND, as well as a sketch of a major character or event from the novel. A mention in the ROLL OF HONOR in the preface in the book.

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    the LEGEND. Same as Reward #4,
    a central character in the novel with the name of your choosing! NOTE: The name must be male, and must fit in the context of the novel. Nothing too humorous/comical.

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    the BOOK OF LORE. The same as reward #4, and also a leatherbound gold trimmed version of FLESH WOUND! total collectors edition!

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    GOD AMONG MEN. The same as reward #5, but with five hardcover and five softcover copies of FLESH WOUND. Also, you get to name two main characters!

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