Your reward and book release party reminder
Wanted to get at you before you fall into a turkey-induced food coma.
Just a reminder that the book release party is 4-7 p.m. THIS SUNDAY at City Bird in... Read more
Book release party info
It's finally time to party. City Bird has graciously offered to host friends and supporters for a night of celebrating the release of "Forgotten Landmarks of Detroit." Books will be... Read more
What to do if your address has changed
Several of you have e-mailed me saying your address has changed. Unfortunately, Kickstarter won't let you change your address on here. When we get closer to the books... Read more
Book shipping update/Pre-order info
We are about three weeks away from books hitting shelves (and the HistoricDetroit HQ doorstep).
For those who are getting books as a Kickstarter reward, you get first priority on... Read more
Here's the final cover
Here's the final cover. Still on track for being on the shelves in time for the holidays.
Thanks again for making this project a reality!
-d.a. of HistoricDetroit.org
New Facebook page; new title; book update
Three updates on the book for you. One good, one bad, one annoying.
First, the most important thing: The publisher has overruled me on the title of the... Read more
Last call for your name and book update
By this time tomorrow, the book will be done. Finally. It has been an insanely long road, but the end is nigh.
The manuscript is on its way to the... Read more
We’re sorting through photos we secured the publishing rights for thanks to YOUR Kickstarter donations. I'm also excited to tell you that this book will feature several photos THAT HAVE... Read more
Reward bombs away!
Mr. Postman is gonna throw his back out as about three-quarters of the rewards have been shipped. I know my tongue has a permanent nasty-mint taste now. Blech.
Have you... Read more
Rewards on the way; failed payments
I've started mailing rewards, so check your mailboxes, folks. There might be some bonafide Detroit love inside, and you don't want to let that melt in the heat.
Still more... Read more
Our final push: 13 hours to go
Thank you to all who gave to make this project a reality.
We're down to the final 13 hoursin our Kickstarter. And yes, I know I've been as annoying... Read more
All sorts o' big news
First, thank you again for helping make this book happen. Seriously. Thank you.
Second, while the final starting lineup for the book is not 100% locked down, I am geeked... Read more
Two weeks to go
Thanks again for your help in making this project a reality. I've spent nearly every free moment I've had this week reading old newspaper articles. This has led to... Read more
94% in two days
Humbled and thankful.
Only two words can sum up how I feel after this weekend.
Since launching this project on Friday morning, we are at 94% of our goal. I... Read more
Thank you! And more rewards coming!
First of all, wow.
We are already 45% toward our goal - and we're only two hours in. Thank you, thank you, thank you.
Of course, I set out to... Read more