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Meet Emily. A Deaf, Edwardian superheroine from the wrong side of the London docks.
144 backers pledged £3,665 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge £1 or more About US$ 2

    SMALL ACTS OF KINDNESS

    Aw, thank you for supporting us! Sarah is chair dancing at her desk in your honour.

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    DIGITAL DEEDS

    Thanks for this. We can't make this book happen without you.

    You will get a digital copy of Deeds Not Words once the book is finished, plus a mention on the supporters pages!

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    DEEDS NOT WORDS

    Thank you so much. You have just bought yourself a signed, advance copy of the book (+ a digital copy).

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    Pledge £22 or more About US$ 29

    PATCH IT UP

    For spending a bit more we'd like to say thank you. You will receive a Deeds Not Words patch to stick on a bag, a jacket, or anything you like!

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    Pledge £25 or more About US$ 33

    WORDS AND DEEDS

    You will receive an illustrated letter in the post from Emily, telling you a bit more about the story than the book alone would have you know.

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    Pledge £28 or more About US$ 37

    PICTURE PERFECT

    Something for the art connoisseur or gentlewoman of taste. A limited edition art print created by Sarah for Deeds Not Words.

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    Thank you :)

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    PATCH + 1

    Want the patch but also want a letter or the art print? That's fine! Choose one, let us know what you'd like and we'll get that sorted.

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    Pledge £40 or more About US$ 53

    I CAN'T CHOOSE

    That's okay! You can get the patch, Emily's letter and the limited edition print all together in one bundle.

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    Pledge £60 or more About US$ 79

    LET ME SPELL THAT FOR YOU

    This one is a bit more special.

    Sarah will hand draw you one word (either a name/a food type/a weapon of your choice) in BSL finger spelling and illustrate around it.

    You will receive this in the post along with your book.

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    Pledge £100 or more About US$ 131

    DAPPER GENTLEMAN

    Feeling a bit flash? Well then madam (or sir, if you prefer), step this way!

    One of the original character concept sketches will be tucked into your book. One of a kind and drawn by Sarah. The character you get will be a surprise. You could get a nice one, you could get an evil one. Take a risk, see what you find.

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    MASTER OF YOUR OWN DESTINY

    Don't like surprises? We quite understand. They can be most troublesome. But do not despair! For a few extra coins you may choose your concept sketch from a selection of Deeds Not Words characters. You will be contacted about this before we send orders out.

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    Pledge £175 or more About US$ 229

    I WANT MORE

    Gosh. Demanding, aren't we? Good. We like a person who knows what they want and doesn't just want what they know.

    How does a portrait of yourself (or someone you know) as an Edwardian Lady, Gent or dockworker sound to you? We thought you'd like that. Drawn by either Sarah (or Howard), yours to keep. Let us know the character type you want and who you'd like to draw it. We will require a likeness of the portrait sitter if you would like it to be accurate.

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    BE AN EXTRA

    Still not enough? How does being drawn into the Deeds Not Words world as a supporting cast member sound to you? Get your face in a book!

    Sarah will need a likeness in order to draw you into the background. Your role in the book will be a surprise! You could be a villain. You could be a society lady. You could be a street urchin. Exciting!

    As well as being lodged inside the story world for everyone to see, you will receive an print of that page of the book in the post, for you to display with pride (or to secretly gloat over. We won't judge you).

    + choice of Emily's letter, patch or art print
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    BE AN EXTRA WITH A PAST

    So you want to be drawn into the world. That's great. But you'd like to know a little more about your character and why they happen to be there on that page at that moment in time?

    For a little extra, Howard will write a short back-story for your extra, which will arrive along with the rest of your goodies! Congratulations, you are no longer just a face in the crowd. You have purpose and motivation!

    + choice of Emily's letter, patch or art print
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