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A 10,000 mile motorcycle adventure story, photo-book and travel guide to 50 of America's remaining roadside motels .
61 backers pledged CA$ 10,257 to help bring this project to life.

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    The Austin Motel Reward

    Named after the famous Austin Motel in Austin TX - I will send you a one collector edition personal photo postcard of the iconic Austin Motel and my sincere thanks and gratitude for your support for this project.

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    The Wigwam Motel Reward

    Named after the remaining Wigwam Motel - I will send you a set of three (3) collector edition personal photo postcards of iconic motels including the Wigwam Motel, and my sincere thanks and gratitude for your support to this project.

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    Pledge CA$ 45 or more About US$ 34

    The Roadrunner Lodge Reward

    Named after the Roadrunner Lodge in Tucumcari, NM - I will send you one (1) signed first edition copy of Sleeping Around in America: Revisiting the Roadside Motel with my eternal gratitude. This represents a savings of 30% off regular pricing!

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    The Thunderbird Inn Reward

    Named after the Thunderbird Inn in Savannah, GA - I will send you one (1) signed first edition copy of Sleeping Around in America: Revisiting the Roadside Motel, include your name (or designate) printed on the dedication page and three (3) collector edition personal photo signed postcards including an image of the iconic Thunderbird Inn taken from the journey, and my eternal thanks for your support for the project.

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    • Dedicated to you! Your name printed on the dedication page
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    Pledge CA$ 90 or more About US$ 67

    The Cadillac Motel Reward

    Named after the Cadillac Motel in Niagara Falls - I will send you two (2) signed first editions of Sleeping Around in America: Revisiting the Roadside Motel with my gratitude, include your name (or designate) printed on the dedication page of the first edition book with a set of three (3) signed post-card with the image of the iconic Cadillac Motel taken from the journey with my deepest gratitude.

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    Pledge CA$ 110 or more About US$ 82

    The Caribbean Motel Reward

    Named after the Caribbean Motel in Wildwood NJ - I will send you two (2) signed first editions of Sleeping Around in America: Revisiting the Roadside Motel with my gratitude, include your name AND that of a gift recipient (or designate) printed on the dedication page of the first edition book, set of three (3) post-cards including an image of the iconic Caribbean motel taken from the journey.

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    Pledge CA$ 150 or more About US$ 112

    The Harmony Motel Reward

    Named after the Harmony Motel, site of the U2 album cover The Joshua Tree - I will send you three (3) signed first edition copies of Sleeping Around in America: Revisiting the Roadside Motel with my gratitude, include your name AND the names of two of your gift recipient names (or designate) printed on the dedication page and a set of three (3) post-cards with an image of the iconic Harmony Motel taken from the journey.

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    Pledge CA$ 190 or more About US$ 142

    The Big Texan Motel Reward

    Named after the iconic route 66 Big Texan Motel in Amarillo TX - I will send you four (4) signed first edition copies of Sleeping Around in America: Revisiting the Roadside Motel with my gratitude, include your name (or designate) AND three (3) gift recipient names printed on the dedication page and post-card of six iconic motel images including the Big Texan Motel taken from the journey.

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    The June Motel Reward

    This reward is named after the beautiful June Motel and where the story all began. Hear the inspiration, the stories behind America’s roadside motels and the moments of helmet time solitude that travels across 10,000 miles bring. Interactive with lush visuals, this is an authentic story everyone can relate to. I just tell it. This forty - sixty minute talk is suited for corporate gatherings, conferences and special events. Themes covered include: adventure travel, inspiration & motivation, overcoming adversity, aging, entrepreneurship, revitalization, nostalgic Americana, travel & tourism, meeting & event planning.

    This reward includes two (2) signed first edition copies of Sleeping Around in America: Revisiting the Roadside Motel

    Your Kickstarter donation covers the speaker fee. Travel and associated presentation costs are extra.

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    • One Life Inspiring Talk (or the promise of a great story!)
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