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The Hawaii Project: Find your Perfect Beach Book

A project in Boston, MA by Mark Watkins
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We find great books you'd never find on your own. Do Good by Reading Well.
Backers: 148
Average Pledge Per Backer: $78

Funded: $11,470 of $35,000
Dates: Apr 2nd -> May 2nd (30 days)
Project By: Mark Watkins
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Latest News

3 days left! Press! Libraries! Revenue! Reubens-by-the-sea!

April 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backers! So, we're closing in. 3 days left. We're at $10,735 out of $35,000. That's great news! That means if each of you triples your pledge we make it!!!  THAT WAS A JOKE PEOPLE. 8) Seriously, I'm really appreciative of everyone who's backed... (Read More)

This Kickstarter project wants to find you the perfect beach book

April 23rd - via: betaboston.com
The lament of the bibliophile – too many books, too little time – now sounds like a plea for help. Forget about reading them all, how is the time-starved reader supposed to even keep track of the latest offerings from the publishing industry? Like a proactive assistant, the Hawaii Project promises to cast a wide net and alert book lovers to titles they might not have found on their own. (Read More)

Press mentions for The Hawaii Project

April 12th - via: kickstarter.com
We've been fortunate to get some wonderful press coverage. You can read (and hear!) more here: on TV (Hawaii News Now, Hawaii's best TV station!) on the web: Xconomy, PJ Mediaon Hawaii Public Radio (Q&A + audio from the show)  (Read More)

A new reward level

April 6th - via: kickstarter.com
I had a few different folks ask about gifting subscriptions to The Hawaii Project. This is such a great idea I don't know why I didn't think of it. I've introduced a new reward, which is a 3-pack of Lifetime Subscriptions for $100. These make great... (Read More)

Answers to some rewards questions.

April 6th - via: kickstarter.com
There have been a few questions asked about the rewards and I wanted to provide some clarifications. Q: The rewards have delivery dates, is that when we would get access to the Beta site? A: I will open up Beta access to the site to backers shortly... (Read More)

It's no accident....

April 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Saturday everyone. It's no "Accident" things are moving along - we really appreciate all your support! We've gotten a few really fun press articles. We had a great opportunity to be interviewed on Hawaii Public Radio - you can read (&... (Read More)

A good book is hard to find....

April 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
The Conquest of Gaul, by Julius Caesar Thank you everyone for an amazing first day. It was really heartening to hear how many people aren't satisfied with the books they get recommended, and how hungry people are to read great books. Yesterday we... (Read More)

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