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Augie and the Green Knight: A Children's Adventure Book

A project in Davis, CA by Zachary Weiner

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Augie and the Green Knight is an adventure story about a scientifically precocious young girl in a world of fantasy.
Backers: 9044
Average Pledge Per Backer: $43

Funded: $384,410 of $30,000
Dates: Jun 2nd -> Jul 2nd (30 days)
Project By: Zachary Weiner
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Latest News

350,000 HIT!

July 1st - via:
 We hit 350,000! That's just insane. We're speechless.  This means everyone who backs reward tier 10$ or higher is going to get a digital Sketchbook of Augie concepts! We can't believe we made it to this and still have almost a day to go.     (Read More)

AMA is Live!

June 24th - via:
Hi Everyone! Zach and Boulet are now taking your questions on reddit - Additionally we wanted to let you know a hint at what we've got planned - If we make... (Read More)

AMA on Tuesday the 24th at Noon EST!

June 19th - via:
Hi All,  We're doing an AMA on reddit starting at NOON EST (9AM PST / 6PM Paris Time)!  Once we get a link we'll post it! In addition we've got some of the early work on the blankets that are being made for the higher tiers. These feature hand... (Read More)

Announcing our Celebrity Audiobook Reader

June 12th - via:
We are overjoyed to announce the audiobook reader for Augie and the Green Knight. From the moment we were able to do an audiobook (thanks to all of you!) we had one person in mind.  You may know her as Broodmother from DOTA 2.  You may know her as... (Read More)

Yet More Stretch Goals and a Rejected Video of Boulet

June 9th - via:
I should warn you, the video is very very very slightly NSFW, in that there are a couple bad words in the background for one of the shots. They're not terribly bad even, but hey, it's a kids' book. Enjoy!  (Read More)

Even More Stretch Goals and a Video

June 4th - via:
Zach here-- Holy cow!  Welp, you've forced me to do an appendix. This is pretty neat because we really had no intention of doing that. A lot of you said you thought it'd be neat, so we changed our stretch goal plans to include it. Since you all have... (Read More)

More Stretch Goals Down and a Sneak Peek!

June 3rd - via:
Hi All,  So let's get this out of the way - you've been killing it when it comes to the support and stretch goals and we're blown away. Here's what we've got coming up next:   Additionally we wanted to take some time to answer a few common... (Read More)

"Augie and the Green Knight" Children's Book Raises $103k on Kickstarter

June 3rd - via:
Using crowdfunding for his new children’s adventure book “Augie and the Green Knight” author Zachary Weiner launched a campaign on Kickstarter to raise $30k. With four weeks left, the project not only surpassed its initial goal, but has currently raised $113,417 from 2,844 backers. (Read More)


June 2nd - via:
Zach here, and... wow. Okay, I don't have the right words for this, so I talked awkwardly on camera for about a minute. You can tell how spontaneous it is by the fact that it takes 10 seconds for me to figure out how to turn off the webcam. THANK YOU... (Read More)

Another hour another goal?!

June 2nd - via:
Hi all,  Breadpig here again and wow, you're just overwhelming everyone here. This is crazy you've already hit another stretch goal, so let's take a look at what is next:   (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Already hit!

June 2nd - via:
Hi All,  Breadpig here, Zach though it was safe to take a quick walk once we hit goal, boy did you prove him wrong, not even an hour and you already hit the first stretch goal.  That said here's what we now have lined up for you:  We have a... (Read More)

Thank you!

June 2nd - via:
Thank you all so much! We did it in just under 3 Hours! Your support is so amazing and has absolutely bowled us over. We're looking forward to revealing more stretch goals and making the book even better. Thanks again everyone!  (Read More)

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