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Comics about being true to yourself through struggles and failure & believing in your own strength, resolve, and what you're able to be
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    Be True

    A PDF of DIRTY DIAMONDS #9: Being will be sent to you, and you'll be thanked on our website! Yay you!

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    Be Wild

    A PDF of DIRTY DIAMONDS #9: Being will be sent to you, along with a special behind-the-scenes PDF of comics in progress, sketches of the cover, and how Kelly & Claire put the book together. You'll also be thanked on our website.

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    Be Free

    EARLY BIRD - Be one of the first to pre-order a copy of DIRTY DIAMONDS #9: Being (the book itself!), plus receive a PDF of the book, the behind-the-scenes PDF, and a bookmark set! You'll also be thanked on our website.

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    Be Strong

    The ultimate digital package - receive PDFs of ALL NINE issues of DIRTY DIAMONDS, plus the behind-the-scenes PDF! You will also be thanked on our website.

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    • PDFs of DD#1 - DD#9
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    Be Brave

    THE BOOK! Order a copy of DIRTY DIAMONDS #9: Being, plus receive a PDF of the book, the behind-the-scenes PDF, and a bookmark set! You'll also be thanked on our website.

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    Be Bold

    Receive everything from the $35 tier, PLUS a signed bookplate, an exclusive enamel pin, and a Dirty Diamonds keychain! You will also be thanked within the book.

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    • Behind-the-scenes PDF
    • Dirty Diamonds #9: Being (the book!)
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    DISTRO #1

    DISTRO PACKAGE - Pre-Order FIVE copies of DIRTY DIAMONDS #9: Being to sell in your lovely store.

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    Be Original - Karin Blaauwijkel

    Receive everything in the $60 tier, PLUS get an original art commission by Karin Blaauwijkel! She will create a 5"x7" black & white drawing of your choice (see samples on the left), and the artist will also receive a cut of this reward tier for their work!

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    • PDF of DD#9
    • Behind-the-scenes PDF
    • Dirty Diamonds #9: Being (the book!)
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    Be Original - Noni Garcia

    Receive everything in the $60 tier, PLUS get an original art commission by Noni Garcia! She will create a 5"x7" black & white digital print of your choice (see samples on the left), and the artist will also receive a cut of this reward tier for their work!

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    • PDF of DD#9
    • Behind-the-scenes PDF
    • Dirty Diamonds #9: Being (the book!)
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    Be Original - Yury Guzman

    Receive everything in the $60 tier, PLUS get an original art commission by Yury Guzman! She will create a 5"x7" black & white drawing of your choice (see samples on the left), and the artist will also receive a cut of this reward tier for their work!

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    • Behind-the-scenes PDF
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    DISTRO #2

    DISTRO PACKAGE - Pre-Order TEN copies of DIRTY DIAMONDS #9: Being to sell in your lovely store.

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    Be Complete

    Receive ALL of the Dirty Diamonds books, along with everything in the $60 tier! That includes Dirty Diamonds #8: Sex, Dirty Diamonds #7: Imagination, Dirty Diamonds #6: Beauty, Dirty Diamonds #5: Comics, and the Dirty Diamonds Omnibus (#1-4), along with Dirty Diamonds #9: Being!

    Includes:
    • PDF of DD#9
    • Behind-the-scenes PDF
    • Dirty Diamonds #9: Being (the book!)
    • Bookmarks
    • Signed bookplate
    • Enamel pin
    • Keychain
    • PDFs of DD#1 - DD#9
    • ALL Dirty Diamonds books
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    DISTRO #3

    DISTRO PACKAGE - Pre-Order FIVE copies of DIRTY DIAMONDS #9: Being, and your choice for 10 additional books from the Dirty Diamonds catalogue to sell in your lovely store. FIFTEEN books total!

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    Be Unique - Christine Larsen

    Receive everything in the $60 tier, PLUS get the original 11"x17" ink drawing by Christine Larsen created for one of our splash page spreads! This is a one-of-a-kind item by an amazing creator!

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    Be Your Best Self

    Receive everything in the $60 reward tier, PLUS the one-of-a-kind BE YOUR BEST SELF kit! Kelly & Claire will completely customize a set of items focused on self-care, reflection, and being in the moment. Treat yoself. <3

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    • PDF of DD#9
    • Behind-the-scenes PDF
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