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Detective Dot - Adventure stories for a fairer world

A project in by Sophie Deen

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Adventure stories for kids starring Detective Dot, an 8 year old coder who uses tech to solve global problems.
Backers: 306
Average Pledge Per Backer: £47

Funded: £14,501 of £12,500
Dates: Dec 2nd -> Jan 7th (37 days)
Project By: Sophie Deen
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Latest News

Start-up goes from Kickstarter to Cartoon Network

June 7th - via:
Cartoon Network owner backs kids media company Bright Little Labs to take Detective Dot tech stories global (Read More)

Postcode idiot

January 5th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Parties & grandmas

January 5th - via:
My grandma would be proud Because she's made it into the Hackney Citizen! Grandma Sue was hilarious, blunt and lovely... I wish she was here to see Detective Dot being born just streets away from where she grew up! Old Street PartyThe venue has now... (Read More)

Private Party!

January 4th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Smashed it!

January 3rd - via:
Happy New Year Team Detective Dot!  NYE: Target reached! We’re over the moon to have reached our goal one week early! A very big thanks to all of you for making this possible. We’ve got 4 days to go now… our Kickstarter ends at 6pm GMT on the... (Read More)

Happy Everything

December 25th - via:
Merry Christmas! Happy Boxing Day Eve! Happy New Year’s Eve Eve Eve Eve Eve Eve Eve Eve...Eve…  A little gift for you. For all your support and loveliness, we’re giving all our backers a 15% discount at the Detective Dot and Bright Little... (Read More)

Detective Dot books aim to encourage kids to code without stereotypes

December 24th - via:
Kickstarter project battles situation where ‘in kids cartoons, 0% of princesses are engineers, 2.9% of characters are black, and Batman doesn’t recycle’ (Read More)

Bam! Second week done and dusted.

December 17th - via:
Great news - in two weeks we reached 65% of our target! Three weeks and 35% to go!  Apparently this period is known by Kickstarter peeps as the ‘Valley of Death’. Although we’re not meant to talk about it, so shhhh. In fact, we’re... (Read More)

Lovely People

December 8th - via:
Wow. What an exciting first week we’ve had at Detective Dot HQ! With 30% of our funding reached in 24 hours, we’re now 6 days in and £498 (or 15 signed books) away from reaching 50% of our goal in time for our first week anniversary! The Lows ... (Read More)

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