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"All of the stories are heartfelt and searingly honest, building a multidimensional portrait of global motherhood that spans continents and cultures." —Multicultural Kid Blogs
"All of the stories are heartfelt and searingly honest, building a multidimensional portrait of global motherhood that spans continents and cultures." —Multicultural Kid Blogs
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    Join the Knocked Up Abroad Family

    With your helpful donation, your name will be featured on the Knocked Up Abroad website as an official Family Member of Knocked Up Abroad, and receive an invitation to join the Knocked Up Abroad Virtual Book Club group on Facebook. You will also receive our extreme gratitude.

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    Pre-release Ebook

    You'll get Knocked Up Abroad Again as an ebook in .epub and .mobi formats BEFORE the book's official release, your name will be featured on the Knocked Up Abroad website as an official Family Member and you will receive an invitation to the Knocked Up Abroad Virtual Book Club group on Facebook.

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    Paperback and Ebook

    Knocked Up Abroad Again—Paperback and ebook

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    • 1 paperback copy of Knocked Up Abroad Again
    • Pre-release ebook
    • Your name on the Knocked Up Abroad website as an official Family Member
    • An invitation to the Knocked Up Abroad Virtual Book Club group on Facebook

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    Paperback and Ebook PLUS Artwork

    Level-up to get our personalized artwork on a postcard and bookmark.

    This package includes:
    • 1 paperback copy of Knocked Up Abroad Again
    • Pre-release ebook
    • Mother and child image on 4x6 postcard
    • Knocked Up Abroad Again bookmark
    • Your name on the Knocked Up Abroad website as an official Family Member
    • An invitation to the Knocked Up Abroad Virtual Book Club group on Facebook

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    Share The Love—Books For Two

    Two paperbacks of Knocked Up Abroad Again

    Share the love with a friend or family member who loves a good story.

    This package includes:
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    • Pre-release ebook
    • Your name on the Knocked Up Abroad website as an official Family Member
    • An invitation to the Knocked Up Abroad Virtual Book Club group on Facebook

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    Read the Knocked Up Abroad Series

    Cuddle up with the Knocked Up Abroad series and receive both books, Knocked Up Abroad and Knocked Up Abroad Again.

    This package includes:
    • 2 paperbacks—one of each book
    • Pre-release ebook
    • Your name on the Knocked Up Abroad website as an official Family Member
    • An invitation to the Knocked Up Abroad Virtual Book Club group on Facebook

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    Mommy and Me Package

    This package has both Mom/Mum and baby in mind and is the perfect gift for you or your friend.

    You will receive:
    • 1 paperback copy of Knocked Up Abroad Again
    • Pre-release ebook
    • Invitation to the book launch party(ies) in Stockholm, Sweden and other countries around the world.
    • Techniques For A Comfortable Childbirth Experience—With or Without Drugs PDF
    • What I Wish I Had Known Before Raising My Family Abroad PDF
    • Your name on the Knocked Up Abroad website as an official Family Member and printed in the Acknowledgements section of the book.
    • An invitation to the Knocked Up Abroad Virtual Book Club group on Facebook

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    Deluxe Mommy and Me Package

    This package contains everything from the Mommy and Me package PLUS two extras designed for both mama and baby:

    • Alphabet of Africa—Full-color, hand-painted, beautifully illustrated alphabet book featuring African animals lovingly created by Knocked Up Abroad Again contributor, Debi Beaumont. Each page features a mother and her baby and has a fun learning fact for every letter.

    • Enrollment in the Prenatal Breastfeeding Companion Course and unlimited access to a virtual lactation consultant, Laura Kent-Davidson.

    **Limited Quantity: 20**

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    Books and Fika Discussion

    Let's have a delicious fika/coffee break at my favorite cafe and talk about your birthing experience, writing, publishing, or any topic you want!

    You will receive:
    • 2-4 hours of coffee/fika/lunch and an awesome conversation with Lisa Ferland in Stockholm, Sweden
    • Paperback versions of both books in the Knocked Up Abroad Series,
    • Everything in the Mommy and Me Package

    **If you are not located in Stockholm, Sweden, I will send you a box of Swedish sweet treats and we will have a virtual fika where we chat on Skype, Google Hangouts, or FaceTime for as long as we want.**

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    Bookclub Package—5 books

    Lisa Ferland (and maybe a contributor or two) will Skype/Facetime into your local book club meeting (at any time of day or night) and participate in the group's discussion.

    You will receive:
    • 5 paperback copies of Knocked Up Abroad Again (add $30 for every additional book you'd like to order)
    • Everything else in the Mommy and Me Package

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    Essay Assistance With Olga Mecking

    Send your personal essay to contributor Olga Mecking, The European Mama, for her expert eye. She will critique your work (up to 1500 words) and give you personalized feedback on where to submit for publication in the popular publishing outlets like Mamalode, Babble, Scary Mommy, Good Men Project, and others.

    Includes everything in the Mommy and Me Package.

    **Backers will coordinate via email with Olga about review and delivery of her critique.**

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    Creative Writing Career Development

    Work with contributor, Jennifer Malia, PhD, who can offer advice on the best academic programs focused on creative writing. Send her your resume or CV and she will help you tailor your professional background to grab the attention of any higher education professional. She will also provide you resources for continued education opportunities and writing workshops.

    Includes everything in the Mommy and Me Package.

    **Backers will coordinate with Jennifer via email regarding delivery of this reward.**

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    Expat Mom Coaching

    Are you feeling stressed or at a crucial pivot point in your life? There are so many changes that occur during expatriation and repatriation that are difficult to manage on your own.

    Certified coach, Cristina Pop, MA is offering up her services as an expat coach for five lucky people. Your coaching session will last 1-hour and is conducted via Skype or Facetime. Cristina offers coaching in English, French, and Romanian.

    Includes everything in the Mommy and Me Package.

    **Backers will coordinate with Cristina via email.**
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    Early Bird

    For being the first supporters of this book, you will receive the paperback and ebook for less!

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    • 1 paperback copy of Knocked Up Abroad Again
    • Pre-release ebook
    • Your name on the Knocked Up Abroad website as an official Family Member
    • An invitation to the Knocked Up Abroad Virtual Book Club group on Facebook

    This level is limited to 25 backers.

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    International Baby Box

    Celebrate a new mom and her baby with this international baby box full of items from around the world that have been lovingly hand-selected by contributors in Japan, The Netherlands, South Africa, Sweden, and Turkey.

    The items in the box will remain a mystery until opened but believe me, you will not be disappointed. You will receive beautiful items like baby chopsticks, unisex baby clothing, baked goods, mother teas, and other items that make being a global mom so special.

    Includes all items in the Mommy and Me Package.

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    Manuscript Editorial Support

    You will receive complete editorial support from editor Lisa Ferland for any body of work up to 100k words which include: a single, complete reading of the work, reliable edits/advice on plot, pacing, story development, voice, and consistency as well as a line-by-line work to address missing words, typos, misspellings, word usage, obvious formatting errors, and fact checking.

    Includes everything in the Mommy and Me Package.

    **Arrangements will be made via email between Lisa and the backers on when edits are made.**

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