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A Sri Lankan American cookbook.
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    Screensaver Photos & Acknowledgements!

    A digital set of two dozen gorgeous food photos from the book, suitable for screen backgrounds. You'll also be listed in the e-book's acknowledgement page, if you like! Thank you for supporting indie publishing and me!

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    Sneak Peek

    You'll get an early-release draft PDF of Feast. It will have all the recipes, but no photos or index, and the layout will definitely be preliminary! But still delicious. You'll also get a digital set of two dozen gorgeous food photos from the book, suitable for screen backgrounds. And you'll be listed in the e-book's acknowledgement page, if you like! Thank you for supporting indie publishing and me!

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    E-book of Feast

    You'll get an e-book copy of Feast. This is the real deal -- full cookbook, color photo with each recipe, properly indexed, and a nice discount on the post-Kickstarter price of $15. You'll also get a digital set of two dozen food photos, and be listed in the e-book's acknowledgement page, if you like!

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    Trade Paperback of Feast

    You'll get a paperback black & white version of Feast, featuring 15 pen and ink sketches of Sri Lankan scenes and dishes, by Sri Lankan artist Pamudu Tennakoon, a digital set of two dozen food photos, 6 printed recipe postcards, and a link to an archive of full color food process photos; you'll also get a copy of the e-book, if you like, which offers a color photo for each recipe. You'll also be listed in the e-book's acknowledgement page, if you like!

    After the Kickstarter, this book will be $25!

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    • Feast paperback
    • 6 recipe postcards
    • 24 digital photos
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    Copy of Paperback + Postcards

    You'll get the paperback version of Feast, signed and personalized if you like, a digital set of two dozen food photos, plus a set of 6 recipe postcards, each one featuring both a recipe and beautiful photo, with space on the back for address, stamp and your own hand-written message. You'll also get a copy of the e-book, if you like, which offers a color photo for each recipe. You'll also be listed in the e-book's acknowledgement page, if you like!

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    • Feast paperback
    • 6 recipe postcards
    • Feast e-book
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    Paperback + Postcards + Curry Powder

    You'll get the paperback version of Feast, signed and personalized if you like, plus a set of 6 recipe postcards, each one featuring both a recipe and beautiful photo, with space on the back for address, stamp and your own hand-written message, plus 8 oz of my homemade dark-roasted curry powder.

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    • Feast paperback
    • 6 recipe postcards
    • Pack of curry powder
    • Feast e-book
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    Two! Two Trade Paperbacks!

    You'll get two paperback b/w copies of Feast, featuring 15 pen and ink sketches of Sri Lankan scenes and dishes, by Sri Lankan artist Pamudu Tennakoon, and a link to an archive of full color photos; you'll also get two copies of the e-book, if you like, which offers a color photo for each recipe. One for you, one for a friend!

    After the Kickstarter, two paperback books will be $50!

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    • Feast paperback
    • Feast e-book
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    Full Color Hardcover of Feast

    You'll get a beautiful full color hardcover of Feast, featuring a full color photo of each dish, and a link to an archive of additional full color photos; you'll also get a copy of the e-book, if you like.

    After the Kickstarter, this book will be $40.

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    • Feast hardcover
    • Feast e-book
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    Hardcover + Postcards + Curry Powder

    You'll get a beautiful full color hardcover of Feast, signed and personalized if you like, plus a set of 6 recipe postcards, plus 8 oz of my homemade dark-roasted curry powder.

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    • Feast hardcover
    • 6 recipe postcards
    • Pack of curry powder
    • Feast e-book
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    Signed Mohanraj Book Sampler + Postcards

    You'll get four signed copies of Mary Anne Mohanraj's books. Bodies in Motion, The Stars Change, Perennial, and the brand new Feast (paperback), plus a set of 6 recipe postcards!

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    • Feast paperback
    • Three other books
    • 6 recipe postcards
    • Feast e-book
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    Two! Two Hardcovers of Feast!

    You'll get TWO beautiful full color hardcover of Feast, featuring a full color photo of each dish, and a link to an archive of additional full color photos; you'll also get two copies of the e-book, if you like.

    After the Kickstarter, this book will be $40 each.

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    • Feast e-book
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    Sweet Treats

    Your choice of paperback or hardcover of Feast, plus a set of a dozen recipe postcards, plus 8 oz homemade dark-roasted curry powder, plus a sampler of a baker's dozen of my homemade Sri Lankan sweets: marshmallows, milk toffee, chai spice/chili-chocolate truffles, and passionfruit caramels!

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    • Feast in your choice of paperback or hardcover
    • 6 recipe postcards
    • Pack of curry powder
    • Sampler of Sri Lankan Sweets
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    Hardcover Mohanraj Book Sampler

    You'll get four signed copies of Mary Anne Mohanraj's books. Bodies in Motion, The Stars Change, Perennial, and the brand new Feast (hardcover), plus a set of 6 recipe postcards!

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    • Feast hardcover
    • Three other books
    • Feast e-book
    • 24 digital photos
    • 6 recipe postcards
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    Island Relaxation

    Your choice of paperback or hardcover of Feast + 8 oz. dark-roasted curry powder + a set of a 6 recipe postcards + a sampler of my homemade Sri Lankan sweets + a sampler of six of my handmade peacock soaps, rose bath bombs, and rose-sandalwood bath salts, all featuring rose petals from my own garden. Relax, indulge, and enjoy!

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    • Feast in your choice of paperback or hardcover
    • Pack of curry powder
    • 6 recipe postcards
    • Sampler of Sri Lankan Sweets
    • Sampler of bath indulgences
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    Sweet Poetry

    Your choice of paperback or hardcover of Feast + 6 recipe postcards + 8 oz. dark-roasted curry powder + a sampler of Sri Lankan sweets + a sampler of bath indulgences + a hand-written poem by me, on the topic of your choice (within reason, please!)

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    • Feast in your choice of paperback or hardcover
    • 6 recipe postcards
    • Sampler of Sri Lankan Sweets
    • Sampler of bath indulgences
    • A poem by me, on the topic of your choice
    • Pack of curry powder
    • Feast e-book
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    Beautiful Objects: Warmth

    Your choice of paperback or hardcover of Feast + 6 recipe cards + 8 oz. dark-roasted curry powder + a sampler of Sri Lankan sweets + a sampler of bath indulgences + a unique hand-knitted or crocheted scarf made by me, in hand-dyed yarn (limited options) in color of your choice by dyer Kel Bachus of A Hundred Ravens. I am not the fastest knitter / crocheter in the world, so I'm only committing to three of these!

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    • Feast in your choice of paperback or hardcover
    • 6 recipe postcards
    • Pack of curry powder
    • Sampler of Sri Lankan Sweets
    • Sampler of bath indulgences
    • Hand-knitted or hand-crocheted scarf in your choice of color
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    Beautiful Objects: Collage

    Your choice of paperback or hardcover of Feast + 6 recipe postcards + 8 oz. dark-roasted curry powder + a sampler of Sri Lankan sweets + a sampler of bath indulgences + a unique poetry collage shadow box I'll create for you, with your choice of one of my poems (available on my website).

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    • Feast in your choice of paperback or hardcover
    • 6 recipe postcards
    • Pack of curry powder
    • Sampler of Sri Lankan Sweets
    • Sampler of bath indulgences
    • Unique poetry collage shadow box
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    Immortality

    Up to 3 copies of your choice of paperback or hardcover of Feast, 6 recipe postcards, 8 oz. of homemade curry powder and a character named for you (within reason, please!) in my next South Asian story or book!

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    • Feast in your choice of paperback or hardcover
    • 6 recipe postcards
    • Pack of curry powder
    • A character named for you
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    Dinner Party (Chicagoland)

    8 copies of Feast (your choice of hardcover or paperback), 8 packs of curry powder, beautifully gift-wrapped, 8 sets of 6 postcards, and a three-course Sri Lankan dinner for 8 at my home in Oak Park (with or without me as a guest), with Sri Lankan cocktails and wine. Must be scheduled to take place by August 2020.

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    • Feast in your choice of paperback or hardcover
    • Pack of curry powder
    • 6 recipe postcards
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    Dinner Party (US, Canada, Mexico)

    8 copies of Feast, 8 packs of curry powder, 8 packs of 6 recipe postcards, and a three-course Sri Lankan dinner for 8 at your home (with or without me as a guest), with cocktails and wine. I will have someone traveling with me to assist with food prep and service. Must be scheduled to take place by August 2020.

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    • Feast in your choice of paperback or hardcover
    • Pack of curry powder
    • 6 recipe postcards
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