FAQ: Fantasy Novel: Age of Empyre by Michael J. Sullivan
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Can I have my books signed?

Of course, all books bought from this Kickstarter (both the copies of Age of Empyre and the other books) will be signed by the author.

Last updated: February 05, 2020 03:35

Can I have my books dedicated?

Sorry, no. We used to do dedicated books but the process of “marrying” a signature to a shipping label is incredibly difficult to do and the fulfillment house doesn’t allow for it. To do so we would have to ship all the packages by hand and that would mean us anding more than 2 tons worth of books. We are just too old to move that kind of weight around on our own.

Last updated: February 05, 2020 03:37

Will the ebook work with the Kindle?

Yes, of course. You get three different ebook files. The .mobi file is the format that works best with kindles, and there are instructions that show you how to get it on to your devices.

Last updated: February 05, 2020 03:43

Can I get ebooks for all the titles?

Unfortunately no. The ebook rights for the first 3 novels are licensed by Del Rey (a fantasy imprint of Penguin Random House) and only they can sell copies of those. You can, however, buy them from your favorite online retailer and then buy books 4 - 6 from us.

Last updated: February 05, 2020 03:43

Can I purchase the audio version?

Not through the Kickstarter. The audio right for Age of Empyre is licensed to Audible Studios and only they can sell the book in that format. That said, the pre-order page is already live and you can get a copy from this link (https://www.amazon.com/Age-of-Empyre/dp/B07TYFY3ZF). If you pre-order, it’ll show up on your device on May 5.

Last updated: February 05, 2020 03:43

For reward levels with additional books, will I be able to select which titles I want? How does that work?

Yes, of course. When the Kickstarter is over, there will be a survey to gather information from you about your order. For each “additional book” you’ll be able to specify which Legends of the First Empire book you desire. You could, for instance, have 3 copies of Age of Empyre for the THREE BOOK NIGHT level, or you could have 2 Age of Empyre and one Age of Legend, or any combination that adds up to three books.

Last updated: February 06, 2020 01:55

Will all the books be first editions?

For the Age of Empyre titles, without question. Also, any Age of Death books will also be the first editions. Presently, we have sufficient first edition stock for Age of Legend, but we are near the end of that print run and it’s possible we’ll need to do a second printing in order to fulfill this Kickstarter (it’ll depend on what our final numbers are). As for Age of Swords, you’ll get a 50/50 chance of whether it will be a first or second printing. We bought out several thousands of books and we have a mix of both, and we can’t go through all the books trying to find first editions. For Age of Myth they will absolutely not be first editions (I think we are currently on the 4th of 5th printing). Also, as far as Age of War is concerned, I think that is on it’s second or third printing.

Last updated: February 06, 2020 02:02

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