Talking Animals Bookstore

A project in Grapevine, TX by Katy Lemieux

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A cozy bookstore in historic Grapevine, Texas, featuring new and used books, theatrical and literary events, and family programming.
Backers: 345
Average Pledge Per Backer: $157

Funded: $54,100 of $50,000
Dates: Sep 5th -> Oct 17th (42 days)
Project By: Katy Lemieux
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Latest News

We did it.

October 11th - via:
Thank you will never be enough. You made this happen, and I can think of no better way to celebrate Prime Day than by fully funding an indie bookstore Kickstarter. Thank you for the gift you have given me. You have changed my life and made our... (Read More)


October 6th - via:
GEE THANKS JUST BOUGHT IT, by Caroline Moss, is an incredible podcast, Instagram, and Facebook group for codes, deals, and recommendations (indeed, the best group for recommendations for A N Y T H I N G). She is sponsoring Talking Animals as one of... (Read More)

30k, whaddya say!!!

October 2nd - via:
We hit a massive milestone on Friday, $30,000. This put officially well over halfway to the goal.  Now the countdown begins. We had a long runway, but as of tomorrow, we have two weeks left. That's it. All or nothing, do or die! We are going to have... (Read More)


September 22nd - via:
We made it to $25,000 with 25 days to go!!!  This progress has been incredible, and it's because of y'all on my "Hype Crew," as we are calling it. I've been tagging friends to spread the word each day, and it's been fantastic to feel the love of... (Read More)


September 19th - via:
Friends! Thank you so much for turning out for us; this momentum has been a wild ride! We are almost halfway to our goal, less than two weeks into the campaign.  We knew we would hit a bit of a lull around this point, so I'm here to ask you to help... (Read More)

Staring down the halfway point

September 16th - via:
I cannot believe how rapidly this is evolving!  We have been live for 11 days (26% through the campaign) and are at 38% of the goal. Many of you are messaging me saying this is a nail-biter and you are watching the results closely. I am too! This... (Read More)

BREAKING: Kickstarter has chosen Talking Animals as a "Project We Love"

September 14th - via:
Two updates in one day! This couldn't wait--Kickstarter has chosen us to be a #ProjectWeLove!! We are so excited that this momentum is taking off! Keep sharing! xoxo Katy  (Read More)


September 14th - via:
We have totally hit our stride and are making our daily goal without fail! This is because of you, literally.  I see you all sharing this and hyping it and I love you all so much. We are on pace to 50k! LET'S GO!!!!! xoxo Katy  (Read More)

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