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The Story House is a bookstore with a twist. Its storefront is a bookmobile, bringing great books & literary events to kids & teens.
The Story House is a bookstore with a twist. Its storefront is a bookmobile, bringing great books & literary events to kids & teens.
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    Pledge $5 or more About $5

    Crossword Puzzles Download

    Two literature-inspired crossword puzzles - one for kids and one for teens & adults - created by Deborah Bodin Cohen.

    Plus our enduring thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Creativity Booklet Download

    The Story House Family Creativity Booklet Download, chock full of creative story starters for the dinner table, car rides & more, plus the crossword puzzles download.

    Plus our heartfelt thanks for supporting the Story House.

    All rewards below include the Crossword Puzzle and Creativity Booklet downloads.

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    PJ Storytime

    A family invitation to an exclusive PJ storytime party, including a craft, cookies and milk. Two parties will be planned, so you will a choice of dates.

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    Book by Deborah Bodin Cohen

    A personalized and signed copy of your choice of a paperback book written by Deborah Bodin Cohen. Options include an Engineer Ari book, Nachshon who was Afraid to Swim, Papa Jethro, the Seventh Day and Lilith's Ark.

    Plus our personal thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Ride Shot Gun

    Have the opportunity to spend a day on the Story House bus. You can help set the itinerary for the day. Perhaps a stop at your child's school or scout meeting? Available in Montgomery County only.

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    Story House T-Shirts

    Choose from three great designs, each celebrating the Story House! Designed by Deborah Bodin Cohen and printed on high quality, super soft, 100% cotton t-shirts. Available in men's, women's and children's sizes.

    Plus a very stylish thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Book Cover Necklace or Key Ring

    A necklace or key ring, made by Deborah Bodin Cohen, featuring the cover of your favorite book. Your choice of book.

    Plus our most beautiful thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    "Tale" Gate Party

    An adult ticket to a "Tale" Gate Party, featuring delicious kosher brisket made by Hazzan Henrique Ozur Bass. With the purchase of an adult ticket, under 21 tickets can be purchased for $18.

    The "Tale" Gate party will be scheduled as soon as the Story House bookmobile is purchased.

    Plus a festive thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Road Reader Club

    A yearlong membership to the Road Reader Club Membership rewards include invitations to exclusive Road Reader events and frequent buyer promotions and sales.

    Plus our friendly thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Owl Delivery

    Arrange for owl delivery for JK Rowling's new book, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. The book will be released at midnight on July 31, Harry's birthday. With owl delivery, the book will magically arrive at your door step between midnight and 6 am that morning, wrapped Hogwarts style in plain paper stamped "Owl Delivery" and with a small Harry Potter gift on top. Story House owls can only fly 15 miles from area code 20850.

    Plus our magical thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Picture Book's Creation, Plus Copy

    Deborah Bodin Cohen has a new picture book currently in production. Watch its evolution. Start by receiving the original manuscript and examples of draft picture book pages electronically. Receive updates during the process when something noteworthy occurs. Then, when the book is published in the Spring 2017, you will be one of the first to receive a copy, signed and personalized. In the book, Engineer Arielle (Engineer Ari's great-great granddaughter) drives the Jerusalem light rail.

    First installment of reward: August 2016
    Final installment of reward: May 2017.

    Plus our creative thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Signed & Personalized Book

    A signed and personalized copy of your choice of the following books:

    The Cooking Gene
    by MIchael Twitty
    (will not be available until November 2016)

    Harry and Arthur:
    Truman, Vandenberg and the Partnership That Created the Free World
    by Lawrence Haas

    Dog Whistles, Walk Backs and Washington Handshakes:
    Decoding the Jargon, Slang and
    Bluster of American Political Speech
    by David Marks and Chuck McCutcheon

    Plus our personal thanks for supporting the Story House.

    And a huge thanks to Michael, Lawrence, Chuck and David for being friends of the Story House.

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    Handmade Book Clock

    Debbie will make a clock out of an vintage children's book for you. You will have a choice of titles to choose from.

    Plus our timely thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Book Club Visit

    The Story House bus will make a visit to your book club or another get-together. Depending on the size of the group, you may even be able to meet in the bus. We will set a mutually convenient date. Available in Montgomery County only.

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    "Tale" Gate Society - Personal

    Have your name or the name of a loved one listed on the tailgate of the Story House bus. You can choose between the inside or outside tailgate. Plus two tickets to the "Tale" Gate party.

    Plus our sincere thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Birthday Party Package

    Have the Story House bus come to your child’s next birthday party. Storytime on the bus, plus a craft or building activity for up to 12 children. A specially chosen book for each guest is included. The party can be planned around the birthday child's favorite book. Available in Montgomery County only.

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    "Tale" Gate Society - Business

    Have the name of your business listed on tailgate of the Story House bus. You can choose between the inside or outside tailgate. Plus two tickets to the "Tale" Gate party.

    Plus our professional thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Friends for Life

    Lifelong Membership to the Road Reader Club.

    Choice of any other reward at the $75 or below level.

    Plus our lifelong thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Author Visit Sponsorship

    Opportunity to dedicate a Story House author event in honor of a loved one. The name will be included in all publicity and programs for the event.

    Lifelong membership to the Road Reader Club.

    Choice of any other reward at the $100 or below level.

    Plus our honorable thanks for supporting the Story House.

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    Name the Bus

    Opportunity to name the Story House bus. The name that you choose and your name will be painted by the bus door. Name subject to approval.

    Lifelong Membership to the Road Reader Club

    Choice of any other reward at the $250 or below level.

    Plus our tremendous thanks for supporting the Story House.

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