BATS IN THE BELFRY by bestselling author Kevin J. Anderson

A project in Colorado Springs, CO by Kevin J. Anderson

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It's "The Naked Gun meets the Addams Family"—a hilarious new Dan Shamble, Zombie P.I. novel
Backers: 452
Average Pledge Per Backer: $51

Funded: $23,039 of $2,000
Dates: May 16th -> Jun 8th (24 days)
Project By: Kevin J. Anderson
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Latest News

BATS IN THE BELFRY stretch goal unlocked—only an hour left!

June 8th - via:
Just in the nick of time, we passed our next stretch goal, so all of you will receive a free copy of my collection, SELECTED STORIES: HORROR & DARK FANTASY. Thanks for the added last-minute push! We have less than an hour to go before Dan Shamble... (Read More)

One last gasp from the zombie detective

June 7th - via:
I forgot to mention—even though the BATS IN THE BELFRY Kickstarter is nearing its end, Dan Shamble is already off on new cases. A brand-new Shamble story, "Mystery Meat", is featured in the amazing new pulp noir anthology DEAD DETECTIVES... (Read More)

Dan Shamble's LAST DAY!

June 7th - via:
We've only got about 24 hours left in the zombie detective apocalypse. BATS IN THE BELFRY has been a great success thanks to your support, funding at 10X our goal, and we're within striking distance of the next stretch goal, a free dark fantasy... (Read More)

New Dan Shamble "flash goal" announced

June 2nd - via:
We're in the home stretch, only 6 days left—and it's time to goose a zombie! I just announced a new "flash goal" for the BATS IN THE BELFRY Kickstarter. If I can get 25 NEW BACKERS in 48 hours (by 9 AM my time Sunday), then I will give ALL backers... (Read More)

Next BATS IN THE BELFRY stretch goal unlocked! Now we Zoom.

May 31st - via:
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Zombie detectives and dragons—in the flesh!

May 30th - via:
I've enjoyed interacting with all of you online for the BATS IN THE BELFRY Kickstarter. but I also wanted to draw your attention (especially Colorado people) to my public book launch and signing a week from today, Tuesday June 6 at Bell Brothers... (Read More)

Dan Shamble: The Bats have left the Belfry!

May 25th - via:
Nobody likes impatient zombies, so I'm thrilled to be able to share some exciting news with you—I just came in from my daily writing walk, and I FINISHED the last chapters in BATS IN THE BELFRY!  So, the first draft of the novel is done, and we're... (Read More)

First BATS IN THE BELFRY stretch goal unlocked!

May 24th - via:
Shamble-fans, yesterday was our one-week point in the BATS IN THE BELFRY campaign, and I woke up to see that we just passed our first stretch goal—which means all of you will receive a copy of my never-reprinted Dan Shamble story "Heart of Clay,"... (Read More)

First BATS IN THE BELFRY stretch goal announced!

May 19th - via:
The BATS IN THE BELFRY Kickstarter had a great launch, and as we keep building, it's time for me to announce the first stretch goal, so you have something to look forward to. If we hit the $15,000 level, If this campaign hits the $15,000 level  (and... (Read More)

We've launched this zombie detective to the belfry and beyond!

May 17th - via:
Thanks to you guys, we had an amazing first 24 hours. The BATS IN THE BELFRY Kickstarter fully funded within an amazing NINE MINUTES, and by the time I went to bed last night, we were over 5X our goal.  You are all wonderful zombie supporters. When... (Read More)

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