Filed under: Art, Marketing, Promotion, Science Fiction | Tags: art, bookbinding, Communion of Dreams, direct publishing, Facebook, free, jim downey, Kickstarter, marketing, promotion, Science Fiction
So, I got these all done:
And I’m really pleased with the way most of them came out.
Most of them. But not all.
The first several text blocks I trimmed, I had the fence on my guillotine set in the wrong place, and trimmed the top margin a little too close. Oh, it’s the sort of thing that probably only I would ever notice (seriously, it’s only about 5mm off), but when it comes to my work I’m a bit of a perfectionist. So I just wouldn’t feel right in selling them for the normal $100 price. Instead, I’m going to use them for promotional purposes. Starting with having a drawing for one now.
So, if you would like a nearly perfect, hand-bound, cloth-covered copy of Communion of Dreams, do two things, and I will enter your name for a drawing:
You’ve got until Sunday morning, when I log on to see who has entered. Then I’ll put all the names into a hat, and draw one out. That person will get the copy of the book. For free. I’ll even pay the postage. And let you pick which edition number you want of those available. And inscribe it as you prefer (well, within bounds…)
Please, only one entry per person, and open to everyone. If you’ve already ordered a hand-bound copy of the book (or are due one from the Kickstarter) and you win this one, you can have me either send it to you or to the recipient of your choice. Easy.
Don’t wait — get your entry in now.
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