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The Monster Alphabet Board Book

A project in Columbia, MD by Darren J. Gendron

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I wrote The Monster Alphabet for my son. I'm printing it as a board book, so I can teach him that B is for Basilisk.
Backers: 1166
Average Pledge Per Backer: $22

Funded: $25,078 of $500
Dates: Dec 16th -> Jan 19th (34 days)
Project By: Darren J. Gendron
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Latest News

Pins and Magnets

March 14th - via:
Heyo, First, Monster Alphabet magnets - I have replacement magnet sets available now. If you did not get your magnets, please message me if you have not already, and I'll get them shipped out ASAP. On Monday, we'll have the magnet sets finally... (Read More)

The Monster Numbers

March 5th - via:
O and I are doing a sequel to the Monster Alphabet called the Monster Numbers. Check it out here: (Read More)

The Next Monsters

December 18th - via:
Heyo Monster Alphabetters, 2012 was an amazing year for us. At this point, we've finally gotten the last of the replacement shipments sent out. So what's next? First, we now have The Monster Alphabet for sale at Swag... (Read More)

100 percent?

November 20th - via:
I ask that so tentatively, because I know the actual answer: we're absolutely 100% done with the Monster Alphabet Kickstarter, and absolutely not. Phase 1 of fulfillment is done. By our records, we've packed up all 1,166 packages, labeled them, and... (Read More)

The final scramble

August 27th - via:
The Monster Alphabet Shipping Machine is rolling again. As of right now, ALL $12 and $17 shipments have been sent. $22 shipments with just two books have been sent. $55 shipments with only one book have been sent. ALL $80 and $100 shipments have been... (Read More)

Shipping update

August 14th - via:
So apparently, when you spend about $350 on shipping materials, Uline starts shipping you stuff by the pallet. At least half of this is not Uline catalogs, too. There's a lot of new envelopes, some structural cardboard, and also some boxes for my... (Read More)

Short Delays

August 6th - via:
We're currently trying to fix some packaging problems that we've been seeing. Massive shipments will resume this week.  (Read More)

Injury report

July 24th - via:
OK, it's not that big of an injury, just annoying and stupid. Tonight, I started printing out the shipping labels for the $22 level backers. When I started, I was able to cut through four sheets of thick address labels at once. But the scissors I was... (Read More)

Sorting it out

July 23rd - via:
Today's picture is from me sorting out the flashcard sets. I was using our big dining room table, a rolling office chair and a hardwood floor to put these together. I was cruising from side to side like an old school typewriter, getting these all... (Read More)

Wednesday's Update

July 12th - via:
So today's great news is that my post office has a loading dock for bulk orders. I snapped a quick picture of what happens when I'm allowed to bulk. Every white tyvek envelope on that dock is from me. The priority boxes on the edge are not. I also... (Read More)

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