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    Default 2017 Haven Fundraiser Auction #12 Gwendy's Button Box Advance Uncorrected Proof


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    For your consideration is an Advance Uncorrected Proof of Stephen King & Richard Chizmar's new book "Gwendy's Button Box". This is an unread copy! Thanks to Cemetery Dance for this cool donation.

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    Nice. Good luck to all the bidders.
    Move along. Nothing to see here.

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    Very cool of CD to donate that.

    A lot of people will be bidding on it. Guaranteed!!!

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    SWEET! Very awesome of Cemetery Dance!!!!!!

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    It's the first to market (auction), and it's for a fundraiser, so I hope it will do well. Already over $300 on a Saturday debut!

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    Don't Collect Proofs. But hope it does well guys.....

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    Wow...over $500 already. Too rich for my blood, but happy the HF will get a lot out of this one!

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    This is a great HF item! Nice to see the great early bidding. I hope this keeps climbing.

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    Killer auction, and it seems to have garnered some attention already!

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    I figured I'd mention this now for future reference:

    For those who snag a Gwendy's Button Box ARC from a reviewer or wherever, you'll want to note that there are approximately 15 to 20 little changes between that version of the text and the final file I sent to the printer for the 1st Edition, 1st Printing hardcover. Mostly some word choice changes by the authors, but also corrections of a few anachronisms. (Meaning the anachronisms that DO remain are there because the authors wanted them there!).

    Brian

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    I figured I'd mention this now for future reference:

    For those who snag a Gwendy's Button Box ARC from a reviewer or wherever, you'll want to note that there are approximately 15 to 20 little changes between that version of the text and the final file I sent to the printer for the 1st Edition, 1st Printing hardcover. Mostly some word choice changes by the authors, but also corrections of a few anachronisms. (Meaning the anachronisms that DO remain are there because the authors wanted them there!).

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    Brian, would you happen to have the population report for this proof?
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    Very hard to not give into temptation and read the book, but I listed it as new and unread.

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    Great auction.

    Have to say I miss the funding thermometer (or whatever it is) and the fundraising hype. Hope it's doing well (I still need to contribute).
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    Quote Originally Posted by George at C-Springs View Post
    I figured I'd mention this now for future reference:

    For those who snag a Gwendy's Button Box ARC from a reviewer or wherever, you'll want to note that there are approximately 15 to 20 little changes between that version of the text and the final file I sent to the printer for the 1st Edition, 1st Printing hardcover. Mostly some word choice changes by the authors, but also corrections of a few anachronisms. (Meaning the anachronisms that DO remain are there because the authors wanted them there!).

    Brian
    Brian, would you happen to have the population report for this proof?
    I believe 150 copies were printed for reviewers.

    There is also a "VIP Review Copy" that I'm hoping to donate as well. It's the same text, but I got to try something with the cover that I've wanted to do FOREVER. There are only 20 of those, I believe. It's still on the way for the printer, but I'll post a photo in the Cemetery Dance thread when it arrives.

    Brian

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brian James Freeman View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by George at C-Springs View Post
    I figured I'd mention this now for future reference:

    For those who snag a Gwendy's Button Box ARC from a reviewer or wherever, you'll want to note that there are approximately 15 to 20 little changes between that version of the text and the final file I sent to the printer for the 1st Edition, 1st Printing hardcover. Mostly some word choice changes by the authors, but also corrections of a few anachronisms. (Meaning the anachronisms that DO remain are there because the authors wanted them there!).

    Brian
    Brian, would you happen to have the population report for this proof?
    I believe 150 copies were printed for reviewers.

    There is also a "VIP Review Copy" that I'm hoping to donate as well. It's the same text, but I got to try something with the cover that I've wanted to do FOREVER. There are only 20 of those, I believe. It's still on the way for the printer, but I'll post a photo in the Cemetery Dance thread when it arrives.

    Brian
    "VIP Review Copy".... That sounds super cool!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by T-Dogz_AK47 View Post
    "VIP Review Copy".... That sounds super cool!!!
    I might be the only one who digs it, but I figured I'd at least give a great name!

    Brian

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brian James Freeman View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by T-Dogz_AK47 View Post
    "VIP Review Copy".... That sounds super cool!!!
    I might be the only one who digs it, but I figured I'd at least give a great name!

    Brian
    Well CD's official "VIP Reviewer" certainly digs it.... (digs your garden too) LOL!


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    Quote Originally Posted by T-Dogz_AK47 View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Brian James Freeman View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by T-Dogz_AK47 View Post
    "VIP Review Copy".... That sounds super cool!!!
    I might be the only one who digs it, but I figured I'd at least give a great name!

    Brian
    Well CD's official "VIP Reviewer" certainly digs it.... (digs your garden too) LOL!

    Man, if people find out I can be bribed with photos of GSPs reading books, I'm in a lot of trouble!

    Brian

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    Love that............

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    Quote Originally Posted by T-Dogz_AK47 View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Brian James Freeman View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by T-Dogz_AK47 View Post
    "VIP Review Copy".... That sounds super cool!!!
    I might be the only one who digs it, but I figured I'd at least give a great name!

    Brian
    Well CD's official "VIP Reviewer" certainly digs it.... (digs your garden too) LOL!


    Reminds me of "The Haven Fund Wonder Dog"!!!! Who, by the way is getting older. He is now nine and a half, but still dogging treats for the fundraiser!!! lol


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    Quote Originally Posted by Brian James Freeman View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by George at C-Springs View Post
    I figured I'd mention this now for future reference:

    For those who snag a Gwendy's Button Box ARC from a reviewer or wherever, you'll want to note that there are approximately 15 to 20 little changes between that version of the text and the final file I sent to the printer for the 1st Edition, 1st Printing hardcover. Mostly some word choice changes by the authors, but also corrections of a few anachronisms. (Meaning the anachronisms that DO remain are there because the authors wanted them there!).

    Brian
    Brian, would you happen to have the population report for this proof?
    I believe 150 copies were printed for reviewers.

    There is also a "VIP Review Copy" that I'm hoping to donate as well. It's the same text, but I got to try something with the cover that I've wanted to do FOREVER. There are only 20 of those, I believe. It's still on the way for the printer, but I'll post a photo in the Cemetery Dance thread when it arrives.

    Brian
    That definitely sounds intriguing!
    Hope to see pictures as I wont be one of those lucky VIPs
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    I don't normally collect proofs, but am trying to get all the versions of this one to commemorate it being my first King S/L purchased direct from the publisher. I guess there's one more I need to try and save up for!

    Also VERY interested to see what alternative cover you came up with!
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    I look forward to seeing this alternate ARC. Any plans for an LRB ARC or is that VIP edition?

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