The Hidden Guardian: An Illustrated Epic Fantasy Novel

A project in Loveland, CO by J.D.L. Rosell

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Fund the ebook and signed print editions of Book 3 in the epic fantasy series Ranger of the Titan Wilds. Books 1 & 2 also available!
Backers: 400
Average Pledge Per Backer: $60

Funded: $24,183 of $1,000
Dates: Jan 9th -> Jan 31st (23 days)
Project By: J.D.L. Rosell
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Latest News

The Final 2 Artworks + 27 Hours to Go!

January 30th - via:
Hello, good Guardians! This will be a quick one since we had an update yesterday, but I just had to share these with you! Presenting the final two artworks going into The Hidden Guardian! This first one is of a new character to The Hidden Guardian:... (Read More)

Art Postcards Are Coming Your Way! Just 2 More Days!

January 29th - via:
Hello, grand Guardians! It happened! The campaign reached Stretch Goal #3! I wasn't sure we were going to get there, to be honest. The past couple of weeks - barring the release of the challenge coins - has been pretty stagnant. A huge thank you for... (Read More)

New Limited Exclusive! 100 Ranger Coins Now Available!

January 24th - via:
Just one week left in the campaign, dear Guardians! We're still chugging along toward Stretch Goal #3. Fingers crossed we can make it and get you those art postcards! With things barreling toward the end, I thought now by might be a fun time to... (Read More)

The Next Two Illustrations Are In!

January 15th - via:
Hello, dearest Guardians! It's a snowy day here in Colorado, which means I'm stuck indoors. What better day to do a little art reveal? Cue the drum roll: Here are the next two illustrations going into The Hidden Guardian! A reef whale, a new kind of... (Read More)

The New Story Is Coming! Stretch Goal #2 Is A Go

January 14th - via:
Hello, dearest Guardians! I hope your weekend is going well! You know mine sure is - how could it not when we reached our next goal? That's right - Stretch Goal #2 is unlocked! We're getting a new short story set in the Ancestral Lands! I waxed... (Read More)

We've Reached Stretch Goal #1! More Art Incoming

January 10th - via:
Happy Wednesday, dear Guardians! I have some great news to share - the campaign has hit Stretch Goal #1! That means the book will get four more interior art pieces, as mentioned in the previous update, done by Joe Requeza. They're in the works now,... (Read More)

We're Funded! Thanks for Making This Possible!

January 9th - via:
Hello, dear backers! The campaign is funded! And it took just 8 minutes to get there, the fastest any of my Kickstarters have funded. So I just wanted to say... THANK YOU! I'm continually grateful and honored to be supported by you. Whether you're... (Read More)

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