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GO TO MARCUSGIPPS.COM IF YOU MISSED THE CAMPAIGN AND STILL WANT A BOOK!Unpublished Uncle stories from JP Martin, published in a lavishly produced book also containing his biography and many illustrations!
GO TO MARCUSGIPPS.COM IF YOU MISSED THE CAMPAIGN AND STILL WANT A BOOK!Unpublished Uncle stories from JP Martin, published in a lavishly produced book also containing his biography and many illustrations!
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    Just helping out!

    Just helping out - thanks! All backers at £1 or more will get their name printed in the back of the biography as a thank you.

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    Ebook only!

    A ebook copy of the book in the format of your choice, containing the Unpublished Uncle & the biography, and a personalised email from me to say thank you (mostly to get around the EU VAT laws! Included in all tiers above this one.

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    The paperback!

    One paperback and one ebook copy of the book, which contains the Unpublished Uncle & the biography. Plus a postcard I had made to publicise The Complete Uncle.

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    The Limited Edition Hardback!

    One hardback and one ebook copy of the book, which contains the Unpublished Uncle & the biography. Plus a postcard.

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    All Three Versions!

    One each of hardback, paperback & ebook copies of the book, which contains the Unpublished Uncle & the biography. Plus a postcard.

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    The Advice package

    Contains the hardback, paperback and ebook versions of the book, which contains the Unpublished Uncle & the biography, plus a postcard, PLUS lunch or drinks for 2 with me in London at a mutually convenient time.

    We can discuss running a Kickstarter, Uncle, how to publish a book, writing advice or anything you like. I have worked in books for over 15 years, and am now a commissioning editor for one of the UK's largest publishing companies. This is my second kickstarter - my first funded in under 4 hours.

    I pay for the meal; you get yourself to London.

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    The Advanced Copy

    Includes hardback, paperback and ebook versions of the book, which contains the Unpublished Uncle & the biography, PLUS a 'proof' or advanced paperback edition of the biography I produced for a talk James Currey was giving in October 2016. This version has not been proofread and contains errors (especially in the Unpublished Uncle, where some of the text became garbled). But I will be able to send it out before Xmas! Plus a postcard.

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    The Complete Uncle edition!

    THE COMPLETE UNCLE - one of the last 6 copies I have of the collected Uncle books (from the previous kickstarter, rrp £40). These may have a little shelf wear. Plus hardback & ebook copies of the new book, which contains the Unpublished Uncle & the biography. Plus a postcard. Add £15 for a paperback biography as well.

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    The Signed Package!

    A copy of THE COMPLETE UNCLE signed by JP Martin, Quentin Blake, Neil Gaiman, Will Self, Richard Ingrams, Justin Pollard, Andy Riley, Martin Rowson and Marcus Gipps. These were limited and numbered to 50 copies, but I produced a handful of unnumbered extras in case of damage, which is what these are. Also includes a hardback and ebook of the new book, which contains the Unpublished Uncle & the biography. Plus a postcard. Add £15 for a paperback of the biography as well. The biography can be signed by James Currey and Marcus Gipps if requested. Will be sent recorded/signed for.

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    The Editing Package!

    Hardback, paperback & ebook copies of the new book, which contains the Unpublished Uncle & the biography, plus a postcard, PLUS - I will edit up to 30,000 words of your writing. My day job is to edit science fiction, fantasy and horror for the UK's leading genre publisher, but I am comfortable with any genre of fiction. This will involve a close read with line notes and a structural edit, and if required a second light read of the revised version. Timing on this to be discussed, but probably after all of the Kickstarter work is finished.

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