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In 1941, Adrian Dingle created one of the first superheroines.
Nelvana, Inuit goddess of the North has never been reprinted since.
In 1941, Adrian Dingle created one of the first superheroines. Nelvana, Inuit goddess of the North has never been reprinted since.
1,096 backers pledged CA$ 54,876 to help bring this project to life.
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Nelvana of the Northern Lights: Canada's First Superheroine

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    We'll tweet a personal thank you!
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    The only colour issue of Nelvana, reprinted for your reading pleasure as a comic book!

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    A Digital Version of Nelvana! Ready to read on your Kindle, Kobo, or home computer.

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    Pledge CA$ 20 or more About $16

    Calendar featuring 12 months of pin-ups of Canada's favourite superheroine as envisioned by members of our talented team. Digital PDF of the full Nelvana book included!

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    Pledge CA$ 25 or more About $19

    Your selection of a Nelvana print by our roster of artists:
    Francis Manapul, Ramon Perez, Jeff Lemire, Ray Fawkes, J. Bone, Adam Gorham, Steve Manale, Jason Laudadio, Jay Stephens, Marco Rudy, Kalman Andrasofszky, Michael Walsh, Scott Hepburn, Alex Perkins, Kate Leth, and Jordyn Bochon

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    Pledge CA$ 30 or more About $23

    THE BOOK:
    One copy of the complete Nelvana collection!
    Approx. 175 pages, double-sided, gorgeous black and white art-work with minimal alteration from the original source. Includes the Nelvana colour issue.

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    Pledge CA$ 45 or more About $35

    One hard-cover copy of the Nelvana book.
    This edition features a different cover than the signed & numbered limited edition hardcover available at the $80 level.

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    Pledge CA$ 50 or more About $38

    READING PACKAGE:
    1 copy of the Nelvana Book, 1 digital copy of the Nelvana Book, and the Nelvana colour comic

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    Pledge CA$ 60 or more About $46

    By request!
    1 Nelvana book
    1 Calendar
    1 Print

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    Pledge CA$ 75 or more About $57

    By request! 1 Nelvana Hard-cover book 1 Calendar 1 Print

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    Pledge CA$ 80 or more About $61

    By Request:
    Retailer's Incentive: 5 Copies of the Nelvana Softcover Book

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    Pledge CA$ 100 or more About $76

    1 Softcover edition
    4 Prints
    1 Digital Edition

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    Pledge CA$ 160 or more About $122

    RETAILERS INCENTIVE:
    Buy 10 books at a 45% discount

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    Pledge CA$ 240 or more About $183

    Retailers Incentive: Hardcovers
    Receive 10 hardcovers at a substantially reduced funding level!

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    Pledge CA$ 250 or more About $190

    An original Nelvana artpiece created by Steve Manale exclusively for this campaign

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    An original Nelvana artpiece created by Jay Stephens exclusively for this campaign

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    An original Nelvana artpiece created by Genevieve FT created exclusively for this campaign

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    Pledge CA$ 300 or more About $228

    FULL PACKAGE:
    1 copy of each Nelvana print, 1 hard-copy of the book, 1 digital copy of the book, and 1 copy of the colour comic book addition.

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    An original Nelvana artpiece created by Ray Fawkes exclusively for this campaign

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    An original Nelvana artpiece created by Scott Hepburn exclusively for this campaign

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    A hardcover edition of the Nelvana book. Limited quantities available.

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    An original Nelvana artpiece created by Adam Gorham exclusively for this campaign

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    An original Nelvana artpiece created by J. Bone exclusively for this campaign

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    An original artpiece by Jordyn Bochon, created exclusively for this campaign

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    An original Nelvana artpiece created by Kate Leth exclusively for this campaign.

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    An original artpiece created by Katie Shanahan exclusively for this campaign.

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    An original Nelvana artpiece created by Sanya Anwar exclusively for this campaign.

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    An original Nelvana artpiece by Jeff Lemire, created exclusively for this campaign.

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    An original Nelvana artpiece by Francis Manapul, created exclusively for this campaign.

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    An original Nelvana artpiece by Ramón Pérez, created exclusively for this campaign.

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    An original Nelvana artpiece created by Kalman Andrasofszky exclusively for this campaign

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    An original Nelvana artpiece created by Michael Walsh exclusively for this campaign

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    One full page ad in the colour comic book, content must be approved by our editors first.

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