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HEROES! The Anthology

A project in Washington, DC by Silence in the Library Publishing

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An anthology of short superhero fiction from authors like Aaron Allston, Gail Z. Martin, Michael A. Stackpole, and Timothy Zahn
Backers: 612
Average Pledge Per Backer: $27

Funded: $16,270 of $8,500
Dates: Jun 3rd -> Jul 2nd (30 days)
Project By: Silence in the Library Publishing
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Latest News

$15,000; and $15,500 Stretch Goals Passed!

July 2nd - via:
With less than 8 hours left in the Kickstarter, we've passed the $15,000 and $15,500 stretch goals! That means we'll be adding a story by best-selling author Alan Dean Foster to the anthology and every backer at or above $5 gets a free digital... (Read More)

$14,000 Stretch Goal Passed + HARDCOVERS NOW AVAILABLE!

July 1st - via:
We've passed the $14,000 stretch goal! That means that we'll be adding a story by author John Kovalic to the anthology. We also passed the $13,000 and $13,500 stretch goals today, so we'll be adding a story by author Jean Rabe to the anthology and... (Read More)

New Mark Dos Santos Illustrations + Other Cool Stuff

June 28th - via:
Hey, guys, we just want to say that you're awesome! With your help, we're incredibly close to adding stories from Jean Rabe, John Kovalic, and Alan Dean Foster to the anthology. Thanks so much for getting the word out there! We've got some great new... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Passed, and New Mark Dos Santos Art!

June 23rd - via:
Hey, guys, as most of you probably know by now, we passed the $11,500 stretch goal over the weekend! This means that all backers at or above $5 will get a free digital download of Michael A. Stackpole's superhero short story "Peer Review". We're only... (Read More)

More Artwork, New Stretch Goal Author, and a Project You Must Visit!

June 19th - via:
Well, we're just past the half-way point on the Kickstarter, and we're less than $150 away from the next stretch goal! We've also just passed 400 backers. You guys are really making this thing rock! We've got some really interesting updates for you... (Read More)

$10,500 Stretch Goal Passed!

June 16th - via:
We passed the $10,500 stretch goal last night, which means we'll be adding a story to the anthology by best-selling author Gail Z. Martin! We'll also be announcing a couple of exciting new stretch goal authors and stretch goals in the next few days,... (Read More)

New Pencils from Mark Dos Santos

June 12th - via:
Hey, guys, the HEROES! Kickstarter continues to grow well. With 20 days to go, we're less than $750 from the $10,500 stretch goal. We thought you might like to see the newest preliminary pencils of Mark Dos Santos's illustrations for the anthology,... (Read More)

Second Stretch Goal Passed!

June 11th - via:
Well, we just passed the $9500 stretch goal! This means that all backers at or above $5 will get a free digital download of Megan O'Russell's short story "Blood on Both Sides", set in the world of The Tethering, Megan's novel coming from Silence in... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Reached!

June 10th - via:
That's right, we reached the $9000 stretch goal today! That means that all backers at or above $5 will get a free digital download of Vincent Morrone's novel Vision of Shadows, coming from Silence in the Library Publishing in June 2014. In other... (Read More)

Initial Funding Goal Reached!

June 9th - via:
Wow! You guys pushed us past our initial funding goal in just six days. Silence in the Library and the authors and artists of HEROES! want to thank you for making this project successful. Now, on to some of those awesome stretch goals! Ron Garner,... (Read More)

Great Second Day, and Alan Dean Foster Joins the Team!

June 4th - via:
Once again, you guys have made this an amazing day for the HEROES! Kickstarter! Less than two full days in, and we're sitting at 78% funding. We don't even know what to say, except "thank you". Yesterday, we promised you some exciting news with... (Read More)

What a First Day!

June 3rd - via:
Wow! We're almost at the end of the first day of the HEROES! Kickstarter, and we're already hovering right on the edge of 50% funding. You guys rock! Silence in the Library and the authors and artists of HEROES! are grateful for your support of this... (Read More)

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