"Penélope" - A collection of short story, photography and illustration
Livros de Ontem

"Penélope" - A collection of short story, photography and illustration

Livros de Ontem publishing house and the project  The Art Boulevard are pleased to introduce you Penelope collection. This publication brings...

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Livros de Ontem publishing house and the project  The Art Boulevard are pleased to introduce you Penelope collection. This publication brings...

Livros de Ontem publishing house and the project  The Art Boulevard are pleased to introduce you Penelope collection.

This publication brings together in one book 10 stories, 10 photographs and 1 illustration of 21 new portuguese-speaking authors, thus giving them an opportunity to show their work and integrate in the publishing world.

The first number of this great collection has the theme "Freedom, Fear and Loneliness", thus promoting works of great artistic quality and depth.

The Penelope collection is intended to be a showcase for the high artistic and literary quality of new authors, as well as constituting a means of promoting and supporting young portuguese-speaking artists.

The winning authors of the competition for the first edition of the Penelope collection were:

Short Story: Álvaro Cordeiro, Ana Rita Sousa, Bárbara Lopes, Hélder Magalhães, Luísa Carvalho, Cidália Carvalho, Rita Só, Sílvia Mota Lopes, Soraia Ribeiro, Vasco Ricardo.

Photography: Catarina Lopes, Flávio Moreira, Felipe Almeida, Fabielle Vieira, Paulo Cintra, Marina Barbim, Ricardo Reis Pereira, Ana Costa, Cristiana Gomes, Fábio Roque.

Illustration: André Freitas Santos.

The first edition of the collection also includes a short story by guest author Edson Athayde recognized writer and publicist.

Livros de Ontem publishing house is pleased to invite you to participate in the publishing of this work through crowdfunding contributions that, in this case, act as a pre-purchase of the book and give access to unique and exclusive offerings such as the inclusion of your name in the printed version.

 NOTE: The book has the value of 12 € during crowdfunding campaign and 14 € after closing the same.

1st edition limited to 500 copies. 

All copies are numbered.

As a way of promoting entrepreneurship and sustainability of crowdfunding, we established an internal policy to reinvest in PPL platform 10% of the total ammount raised for our projects. Help us promote the crowdfunding!

About the author

The Penelope collection is a joint publication of Livros de Ontem publishing house with the project The Art Boulevard.

Livros de Ontem

New books from new authors. Unique and collectible books. We are passionate about literature and like to discover the hidden talents. Through crowdpublishing we call the reader to participate in our signed, numbered and limited editions.

 

The Art Boulevard

The Art Boulevard is a network of artistic opportunities which is part of the Living Art project co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund under the Cross-border Cooperation Spain-Portugal Program.

The winning authors of the competition for the first edition of the Penelope collection were: 

Short Story: Álvaro Cordeiro, Ana Rita Sousa, Bárbara Lopes, Hélder Magalhães, Luísa Carvalho, Cidália Carvalho, Rita Só, Sílvia Mota Lopes, Soraia Ribeiro, Vasco Ricardo.

Photography: Catarina Lopes, Flávio Moreira, Felipe Almeida, Fabielle Vieira, Paulo Cintra, Marina Barbim, Ricardo Reis Pereira, Ana Costa, Cristiana Gomes, Fábio Roque.

Illustration: André Freitas Santos

Budget and due dates

After financing the collection Penelope, the amount raised will be fully ducted by the publisher for printing the books. Supporters will be contacted by the publisher after the end of the campaign for the names to be mentioned in the acknowledgments and delivery address for the rewards. The rewards will be sent two weeks after the close of the campaign.
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    Acknowledgment printed inside the book

    We will include your name or a name at your will in the end of the book, in a page created specifically for this purpose. Ever thought that if these authors win a Nobel your name will be printed on a 1st edition of one of their books? You can see in the images attached an example of this reward.

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    Previous reward + book

    You are entitled to a copy of the printed, numbered and signed book. We will ensure that you receive comfortably in your home the first copys of the series. Delivery fees are on us! Will save you € 2 on the price of the book and still get everything that is included in the previous rewards.

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    Previous reward + Ebook + SPECIAL PROMOTION

    You are entitled to the Ebook (pdf. version) to read and reread completely free. You can copy the file, save it to your computer, tablet, smartphone or Ereader. Ideal for those who like the convenience of new technologies. Also receives all that is included in the previous rewards. SPECIAL PROMOTION: offering one additional book.

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    Previous reward + 1 more printed book + SPECIAL PROMOTION

    In addition to all previous rewards, receive 1 additional printed book to offer your loved ones. Ideal for sharing good literature. SPECIAL PROMOTION: offering one additional book.

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    Previous reward + 1 Livros de Ontem book + SPECIAL PROMOTION

    Receives all the fantastic rewards presented above and can also take home a copy of any of our books. Ideal for those who want to discover the best of what is written in Portuguese. SPECIAL PROMOTION: offering one additional book.

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    Previous reward + Online creative writing course + SPECIAL PROMOTION

    You are a book lover! Come learn how they are written. We offer you an online creative writing course taught by João Batista, writer and editor in chief of Livros de Onte. The course is equivalent to the introduction module. Also receive all previous rewards. The course is in portuguese. SPECIAL PROMOTION: offering one additional book.

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30/09/2014

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Campaign launched

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