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The fourth annual anthology of humorous science fiction & fantasy, featuring dark humor by G.R.R. Martin, Neil Gaiman, & others.
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    CONSPIRACY THEORIST: Receive your pick of one previously published e-book from among UFO1, UFO2, UFO3, Coffee or ECTG.

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    UFO HUNTER: Receive an e-book of UFO4.

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    AREA 51 CUSTODIAN: Receive an e-book of UFO4 as well as any one other UFO Publishing e-book.

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    UFO ABDUCTEE: Receive an e-book of UFO4 as well as any TWO other UFO Publishing e-books.

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    LITTLE GREEN MAN (OR WOMAN): Receive a print copy of UFO4 as well as an e-book.

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    CHEEBLEMANCY!: Receive an e-book of UFO4. Also, Esther Friesner will tell your fortune by casting a toy hamster, and e-mail you the results.

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    QUANTUM MECHANIC: Receive ALL SIX of the UFO Publishing e-books: UFO 1 through 4, Coffee, and Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma.

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    MAD SCIENTIST: Receive a print copy of UFO4 signed by the editor as well as an e-book.

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    ANGRY ENGINEER: Receive a print copy of UFO4 signed by the editor as well as any one other signed print copy of a UFO book. You will also receive e-book versions of each selected book.

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    UFO TRAFFIC CONTROLLER: Receive a print copy of UFO4 signed by the editor as well as any TWO other signed print copies of a UFO book. You will also receive e-book versions of each selected book.

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    INVASION FLEET MARINE: Receive print copies of ALL SIX of the UFO Publishing books signed by the editor as well as all six e-books.

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    INVASION FLEET SERGEANT: Editor Alex Shvartsman will critique your short story or a novel excerpt of up to 6,000 words. Critiques will be provided in June - August (after submissions for UFO4 are all read). You will also receive a print copy of UFO4 signed by the editor and the e-book of UFO4.

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    INVASION FLEET LIEUTENANT - Participate in a 30+ minute Skype chat with Alex Shvartsman about submission strategies for short fiction. Where do you send stories? What's the proper etiquette? What does and doesn't belong in the cover letter? How to find new markets for your story? There will be up to 4 backers per Skype chat.

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    INVASION FLEET COLONEL: Receive print copies of ALL SIX of the UFO Publishing books signed by the editor as well as all six e-books. In addition, you will receive ultra-rare limited print run hardcovers of UFO1 and ECTG, and the audiobook CD of ECTG. That's everything ever produced by UFO Publishing!

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    INVASION FLEET ADMIRAL: Alex Shvartsman will name a character after you in one of his short stories. You will get to read the early draft and will be updated on the status of the story. Although there's never a guarantee that any one story will be published, Alex's track record is pretty good with 80 original story sales since late 2010. You'll receive a paperback signed by the editor and e-book of UFO4 as well.

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    ALIEN OVERLORD: In addition to all rewards in the $120 tier, your name will appear in the book (we'll thank you in either the Foreword of the Acknowledgments section), you will receive early access to the unproofed ARC (Advance Reader Copy) and be among the first to read UFO4.

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    ALIEN DIPLOMAT: Get tuckerized in Gini Koch's Alien series short story set in her steampunk universe storyline! You'll be a representative of an alien race (and who knows, you might not die!) so plan to alter your name accordingly! You'll receive a paperback signed by the editor and e-book of UFO4 as well.

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