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A dream-filled children's book in which a clever little girl first realises she is a small piece of stardust in an infinite universe.
A dream-filled children's book in which a clever little girl first realises she is a small piece of stardust in an infinite universe.
343 backers pledged £12,898 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge £4 or more About $6

    THANK YOU!

    A huge THANK YOU from us! Send us your address and we'll send you a postcard to say thanks.

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    The Digital Edition

    Be a digital daydreamer. You will receive the digital version of "Darcy Daydream" (EPUB or PDF) that can be read on the go.

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    Pledge £24 or more About $31

    HARDCOVER BOOK GIFT SET

    A hardcover book plus extra goodies!

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • E-Book
    • Darcy Mini Print
    • Your name printed on the dreamers dedication page
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    Pledge £40 or more About $52

    SCHOOL/HOME EDUCATOR'S PACK (Save £30)

    The Hardcover book plus the 'look up' education resources, including an educator's handbook, unlimited-use activity sheets. Also includes the e-book which is great for reading along together on classroom screens. Created by a qualified teacher. Perfect for ages 4-7.

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • Activities sheets with PDF for printing multiple copies
    • Educator Handbook
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    2 x HARDCOVER BOOK GIFT SET

    A hardcover book plus extra goodies!

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • E-Book
    • Darcy Mini Print
    • Your name printed on the dreamers dedication page
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    HARDCOVER BOOK + FINE ART PRINT

    All the benefits of the hardcover reward PLUS a signed fine art print of your choice from Gillian Gamble's collection.

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • Any fine art print from Gillian Gamble
    • E-Book
    • Darcy Mini Print
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    Pledge £52 or more About $68

    HARDCOVER BOOK + ROCKET PILLOW (Limited)

    A hardcover book plus a limited edition handmade rocket pillow featuring Darcy in her rocket, PLUS all the benefits from the hardcover book option.

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • 100% Cotton Darcy Rocket Pillow
    • Your name printed on the dreamers dedication page
    • E-Book
    • Darcy Mini Print
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    Pledge £65 or more About $84

    3 x HARDCOVER BOOKS GIFT SETS

    3 hardcover books plus extra goodies! Free UK shipping.

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • E-Book
    • Darcy Mini Print
    • Your name printed on the dreamers dedication page
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    Pledge £80 or more About $104

    2 HARDCOVER BOOKS + 2 FINE ART PRINTS

    2 hardcover books plus 2 fine art print from Gillian Gamble, plus all other extras.

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • Any fine art print from Gillian Gamble
    • Darcy Mini Print
    • Your name printed on the dreamers dedication page
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    Pledge £89 or more About $115

    HARDCOVER BOOK + DARCY DOLL (Limited)

    A hardcover book plus a limited edition handmade heirloom quality Darcy Doll who is 45cm tall and can have your name embroidered on, PLUS all the benefits from the hardcover book option.

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • Darcy Heirloom Doll (45cm)
    • Darcy Mini Print
    • Your name printed on the dreamers dedication page
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    Pledge £106 or more About $137

    5 HARDCOVER BOOKS GIFT SETS

    5 x hardcover books plus extra goodies!

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • E-Book
    • Darcy Mini Print
    • Your name printed on the dreamers dedication page
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    Pledge £121 or more About $157

    HARDCOVER BOOK + DOLL + ROCKET PILLOW

    By popular demand! A hardcover book plus a limited edition handmade heirloom quality Darcy Doll who is 45cm tall and can have your name embroidered on PLUS a 100% cotton handmade rocket pillow PLUS all the benefits from the hardcover book option.

    Includes:
    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • 100% Cotton Darcy Rocket Pillow
    • Darcy Mini Print
    • Your name printed on the dreamers dedication page
    • E-Book
    • Darcy Heirloom Doll (45cm)
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    HARDCOVER + ORIGINAL ART

    Very limited. 10 backers can choose to add a piece of original art from the book. Choosing from around 30-40 pieces, backers will be given selection choice in the order they backed the campaign..

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • ORIGINAL SIGNED HAND DRAWN ART FROM THE BOOK.
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    10 x HARDCOVER BOOKS GIFT SETS

    10 x hardcover books plus extra goodies!

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    • 10× 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • 10× E-Book
    • 10× Darcy Mini Print
    • 10× Your name printed on the dreamers dedication page
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    DARCY DRAW-ALONG WORKSHOP VISIT

    A visit from Gillian Gamble at your school, centre or shop. Includes 2 sessions in one day for up to 30 children in each session and includes a fun draw-along session, where each child receives a goody bag. Your school or group will receive a hardcover edition gift set to keep. Please note, if you select this reward and are more than a 200 mile distance from Durham, England, some travel costs will apply. I am fully insured and DBS checked and willing to travel most places, including outside of the UK. (If you are US, I may be able to incorporate your venue into a trip I am planning, so please do get in touch to discuss!). Available throughout 2020. All materials included.

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    • 1 Day Workshop Visit!
    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
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    Pledge £4,000 or more About $5,166

    3 DAY INTENSIVE PUBLISH A BOOK WORKSHOP

    The ultimate reward level! A 3-day concentrated workshop with Gillian Gamble and another teaching artist at your school, centre or shop. Includes 3 full days of drawing, making, writing and storytelling through the power of games and a process Gillian has tried and tested with several groups of children. By the time 3 days are done, we will have created the materials to make our own picture book! Shortly after the workshop, you will receive 30 copies of a professionally produced softcover book made by your children! All materials included.

    Please note, if you select this reward and are more than a 200 mile distance from Durham, England, some travel costs will apply. I am fully insured and DBS checked and willing to travel most places, including outside of the UK. (If you are US, I may be able to incorporate your venue into a trip I am planning, so please do get in touch to discuss!). Available throughout 2020. Get in touch with questions!

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    Pledge £18 or more About $24

    SUPER EARLY BIRD: SAVE £6

    The best deal for the hardcover book plus extras. These are only available until 24th July!

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • E-Book
    • Darcy Mini Print
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    EARLY BIRD: SAVE £3

    A hardcover book plus extra goodies! Early special, ends on 28th July!

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    • 1 Signed Hardcover Book with limited edition foiled book plate
    • E-Book
    • Darcy Mini Print
    • Your name printed on the dreamers dedication page
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