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Pelican Bill - A Sickeningly Good Yarn!

A project in London, UK by Fran Sivers

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Adventure, Pirates, tons of Vomit and one very small and rather irrelevant cat. What more could you want from a bedtime story?
Backers: 28
Average Pledge Per Backer: £92

Funded: £2,571 of £4,000
Dates: Apr 4th -> May 4th (30 days)
Project By: Fran Sivers
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Latest News

Last Day

May 3rd - via:
Ahoy Backers, We've got just over 24 HOURS to go to reach our target, and although it seems really really unlikely that we'll make it, tell your friends and spread the word.  The support that all of you have shown us this far has been amazing, we... (Read More)

#swcfw: Pelican Bill by Fran Sivers & Leilani Coughlan

May 2nd - via:
Fran Sivers is a graphic designer in the UK with a passion for picture books. She told StoryWorld about her latest project. (Read More)

Back by Popular demand

April 24th - via:
LISTEN UP PIRATE FANS  The Join the Crew reward tier is proving to be much more popular than Proper Pirartfication tier, so we've jigged things around a bit to offer more space on the pirate crew. That's right me hearties, jump aboard and spread... (Read More)

Pelican Bill – A Sickeningly Good Yarn!

April 24th - via:
Kids love stories about pirates. Kids also love to laugh. What’s funnier than a pirate who gets seasick? Wouldn’t your child want to read a story like that? That is exactly what children’s author Fran Sivers and illustrator Leilani Coughlan have created in their book Pelican Bill. (Read More)

Pirate Thank you's

April 21st - via:
Hi All, First Up, a super piratey thank you to all of you lovely backers, your support is really making this happen!   We've still got a way to go, so hoist your flags and tell your friends. Click here for a super awesome facebook banner for you... (Read More)

UAE backer update.

April 14th - via:
Hi All,  After much pondering we have decided to offer any UAE backers that pick a reward tier including international postage, the extra reward of.....  ........An exclusive sticker featuring Spew the ship's cat in an amusing pose (possibly with... (Read More)


April 11th - via:
Hi All,  Check out Leilani's Tumblr for a nice shot of the vomit diagram, I really want to beef it if up for the A3 posters, so if you have any inspirations about the contents of pirate puke, please comment - we might adding your ideas to the final... (Read More)

UAE backer information.

April 6th - via:
Hi All,  Just a quick update for all our UAE backers.  Firstly if you stopped by to see Leilani at Comic con this weekend, then I know she was super excited by all the awesome people she met there, so thank you for stopping by and showing you... (Read More)

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