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Melissa Stangl releases first book on consciousness

Author case study: Roots of Consciousness #book

  • Email contacts: 221
  • Facebook friends/followers: 1,167
  • Time spent on personal messages: 40 hours
  • Result: Funding totaled $15,702 with 608 preorders.
  • Traditional publisher: Sunbury Press

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