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Sea Fire: an ocean urban fantasy novel by Emma Shelford

A project in Victoria, Canada by Emma Shelford

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Lune's song is magic. Too bad someone else controls it.
Backers: 70
Average Pledge Per Backer: $20 CAD

Funded: $1,421 CAD of $512 CAD
Dates: Oct 12th -> Nov 9th (29 days)
Project By: Emma Shelford
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Latest News

The finish line approaches

November 8th - via:
Twenty hours to go until the Sea Fire campaign ends! This is your last chance to upgrade or add-on the Nautilus Legends and signed custom bookplates. This has been a wild ride! I have very much enjoyed having you on board this Kickstarter campaign,... (Read More)

The house is messy, but the books are good

November 5th - via:
I've been talking a lot about the ocean (it's pretty relevant to Sea Fire, after all), but I'm obviously an author, too. I get asked about my writing process, so I thought I'd enlighten you. I'm a die-hard full-fledged outliner. Sitting down with a... (Read More)

It'll be days until I'm warm again...

October 31st - via:
Click here to watch I did it! On Saturday, I walked into the frigid North Pacific ocean as promised. Seriously, it was 11 degrees Celsius in there (that's 52 Fahrenheit, or 284 Kelvin for those scientifically inclined). Basically, it was super cold.... (Read More)

Mermaids and other myths

October 29th - via:
Mythology is fascinating to me (and maybe to you, if Sea Fire has tickled your fancy here). Researching marine legends and creating my own universe of creatures is so much fun. There are all sorts of crazy cool legends out there. For example, Akhlut... (Read More)

Ahoy, matey! Sailing on the high seas

October 27th - via:
Ahoy, matey! If you were attracted to Sea Fire, you might be fascinated by the sea like me. I've always had a love of the ocean, and so it felt right that I studied it in university. My PhD project focused on bacteria and viruses in the water (there... (Read More)

Dive under the waves with me!

October 25th - via:
Our campaign is ticking along nicely! Thanks to all of you, we are now 269% funded. Wow! And we're scary-close to reaching our next stretch goal. I've been telling friends and family about my hopeful polar bear swim (to pretend I'm Lune... ha!), and... (Read More)

Time to Streeeetch

October 22nd - via:
Hello from the rainy West Coast of Canada! We are getting perilously close to our next stretch goal (a video of my upcoming polar bear swim in the chilly waters that Lune loves to dive into), and I'm considering another stretch goal for when our... (Read More)

I am not a polar bear

October 20th - via:
Hello! Sea Fire is with my editor as we speak, and I am very excited to hear what she has to say. She has already gone through the outline with me, so there won't be any huge surprises. However, she is SO good at picking up inconsistencies and plot... (Read More)

Come for a beach walk with me!

October 17th - via:
Hello hello! Exciting times (thanks to you): Sea Fire is over 200% funded. Woot woot! And it keeps going up. You know what the best way to watch me jump into frigid waters for my polar bear swim (and unlock further stretch goals, like illustrations... (Read More)

Fully funded in 21h. You are amazing!

October 14th - via:
Thank you so much for backing my campaign. I am deeply grateful for your contribution, and thrilled that you can join me behind the backer wall. You thought you were just getting a book? Well, I have PLENTY of cool things to share with you on this... (Read More)

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