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A dark horror anthology of spooky and unsettling ghost stories from magician William Pack, Jean Rabe, Sarah Hans, and many others.
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    Tip Jar: For those of you who want to support indie authors and great horror stories, but already have too much to read, just leave us a tip to encourage this project. Thanks!

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    Next-in-Line Ebook Subscriber: The next twenty-five backers get an ebook copy of Familiar Spirits, in Kindle (mobi) or Nook (epub) format at this special price for being next-in-line at getting this Kickstarter off to a fast start.

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    Ebook Subscriber: Get an ebook copy of Familiar Spirits, in Kindle (mobi) or Nook (epub) format.

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    Next-in-Line Print Subscriber: The next twenty-five backers get a print copy of Familiar Spirits at this special price for being next-in-line at getting this Kickstarter off to a fast start.

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    Print Subscriber: Get a print copy of Familiar Spirits, signed by Donald J. Bingle and William Pack, before it is available to the general public.

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    Ebook and Print Subscriber: Get both an ebook copy of Familiar Spirits, in Kindle (mobi) or Nook (epub) format, and a print copy of Familiar Spirits, signed by Donald J. Bingle and William Pack, before it is available to the general public.

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    Donald J. Bingle Ebook Story Extravaganza: Get ebook copies in Kindle (mobi) or Nook (epub) format of Familiar Spirits and all seven Writer on Demand story collections from author Donald J. Bingle (Tales of Gamers and Gaming; Tales of Humorous Horror; Tales Out of Time; Grim, Fair e-Tales; Tales of an Altered Past Powered by Romance, Horror, and Steam; Not-So-Heroic Fantasy; and Shadow Realities).

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    Divination Deal: Along with a print copy of Familiar Spirits, author Sarah Hans will do a four-card tarot reading for you from a Norse Tarot deck via Skype or Google Hangout.

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    Library Combo: Get four copies of Familiar Spirits for your favorite library or library system.

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    Shorter Story Critique: In addition to a print copy of Familiar Spirits, Donald J. Bingle, Writer on Demand TM, will critique your horror story up to 4,000 words and offer suggestions and comments. No erotica; no child abuse.

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    William Pack Print Book Extravaganza: Get print copies of Familiar Spirits and all four other William Pack books (The Essential Houdini; The Essential Great Chicago Fire; The Essential Edgar Allan Poe; and The Essential P.T. Barnum), all autographed by William Pack.

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    Donald J. Bingle Print Book Extravaganza: Get print copies of Familiar Spirits and four other Donald J. Bingle books (Forced Conversion (hardback); GREENSWORD (hardback); Net Impact (trade paperback); and Frame Shop (trade paperback), all autographed by Donald J. Bingle.

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    Indy Bookstore Package: Get ten print copies of Familiar Spirits for your book, game, or other retail store.

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    Longer Story Critique: In addition to a print copy of Familiar Spirits, Donald J. Bingle, Writer on Demand TM, will critique your horror story up to 7,500 words and offer suggestions and comments. No erotica; no child abuse.

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    Writer on Demand TM author, Donald J. Bingle, Writes for Your Anthology: Editors and publishers take note. Along with a digital and autographed trade paperback copy of Familiar Spirits, Donald J. Bingle will write a 3,000 to 6,000 word short story (no erotica, torture porn, or child abuse) for your horror anthology (or as otherwise agreed--inquire first), magazine, or website. Deadline no earlier than February 28, 2016 (or as agreed). First North American English print and digital rights, exclusive for one year, non-exclusive thereafter. Other standard terms, in author's reasonable discretion.

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    Treat and Trick: In addition to a print copy of Familiar Spirits, Master Magician William Pack will teach you a magic trick in person (in St. Charles, IL vicinity) or via Skype.

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    Piratical Presentation: In addition to three print copies of Familiar Spirits, pirate expert and performer T.S. Rhodes (in costume) will give a fascinating and educational presentation on pirates, centering on the life of Anne Bonny - a real-life female pirate who lived, loved, and fought during the Golden Age of Piracy. Presentation to be made at an agreed upon library or other suitable location within forty miles of St. Charles, Illinois.

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    Roleplaying Spectacular: In addition to six print copies of Familiar Spirits and six print copies of each of two anthologies put out by the GenCon Writer's Symposium (Stalking the Wild Hare; Carnage & Consequences), Donald J. Bingle, the world's top ranked player of classic roleplaying games for fifteen years, will run you and up to five friends through a four-hour roleplaying game authored by Don in either the Chill, Timemaster, Paranoia, James Bond, AD&D 2nd Edition, Dream Park, or Battle Cattle game systems. Game to occur in the St. Charles vicinity (or, as mutually agreed, at a convention Don is otherwise attending within the twelve months following the end of the Kickstarter).

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    Familiar Spirits Magic Spectacular: In addition to six print copies of Familiar Spirits, Master Magician and Story-Teller William Pack will weave magic and tales of ghostly horror at an agreed upon location in the St. Charles, Illinois vicinity for you and up to thirty friends.

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    Magic and Roleplaying Spectacular: In addition to ten print copies of Familiar Spirits, Master Magician and Story-Teller William Pack will perform a magic show at an agreed upon location in the St. Charles, Illinois vicinity for your friends and family, then Donald J. Bingle, the world's top ranked player of classic roleplaying games for fifteen years, will run you and up to five friends through a four-hour roleplaying game authored by Don in your choice of the Chill, Timemaster, Paranoia, James Bond, AD&D, Dream Park, or Battle Cattle game systems.

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    Early-bird Ebook Subscriber: The first twenty-five backers get an ebook copy of Familiar Spirits, in Kindle (mobi) or Nook (epub) format at this introductory price as our thanks for getting this Kickstarter off to a fast start.

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    Early-bird Print Subscriber: The first twenty-five backers get a print copy of Familiar Spirits at this introductory price as our thanks for getting this Kickstarter off to a fast start.

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