THIS PARTY’S DEAD

By Erica Buist

Grief, Joy and Spilled Rum at the World’s Death Festivals

You can help make THIS PARTY’S DEAD. Choose a reward below to show your support and have your name printed in the book.
$35  + shipping
146 pledges

Hardback

First edition hardback, the eBook and your name in the back of the book.
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$45  + shipping
54 pledges

Collectable

Signed first edition hardback, eBook and your name in the back of the book.
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$50  + shipping
29 pledges

The Biscotti Edition

Signed first edition hardback, eBook, your name in the back of the book, and a bag of traditional Sicilian ossa dei morti (bones of the dead) cookies, made by the author.
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$65  + shipping
8 pledges

The "Who’s Calling Me?" Edition

A signed first edition hardback, the eBook, your name in the back of the book, and at some random point in the next year, Erica will call you and rap "Alphabet Aerobics".
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$75  + shipping
4 pledges

The Linguist Collection

A signed first edition hardback, the eBook, your name in the back of the book, and a one-hour Spanish lesson with Erica (in person if possible, or via Skype).
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$85  + shipping
8 pledges

Read With a Friend

Two signed first edition hardbacks, eBook and two names in the back of the book.
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$185  + shipping
2 pledges

Personalised Video Updates

Personalised updates in the form of video messages from Erica in three different countries. Choose from: Nepal, China, Japan, Italy, Indonesia or Madagascar. Plus, a bonus personalised video of Erica thanking you for pledging and giving you a sneak peek of what’s in store: an advanced reading of an unseen chapter as well as anecdotes of the weirdest moments of the journey so far. Also a signed first edition hardback, eBook and your name in the back of the book.
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$245  + shipping
1 pledge

Death Get-Together

Erica will host a death get-together with tea, coffee and delicious cake. Comes with TWO signed first edition hardbacks, the eBook and two names in the back of the book.
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$305  + shipping

Book Club With The Author

Five signed first editions of the hardback for your book club, plus a visit by Erica to your book club (in-person if possible, or via Skype), the eBook and five names in the back of the book.
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$730  + shipping

Writer's Workshop

15 signed copies and Erica will run a writing workshop at a location of your choice (UK only), with a focus on how to pitch to publications. Plus the eBook and your name/organisation name in the back of the book.
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$1,210  + shipping
1 pledge

Patron

Your name printed in the front of the book thanking you for your contribution, plus a signed first edition hardback, the eBook and your name in the back of the book. [Only 3 available]
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$2,420  + shipping

Corporate Patron

A special full-page dedication for your organisation printed in the front of every edition of the book, 10 copies of the signed first edition hardback. [Only 1 available]
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Sold out!

$25  + shipping
20 pledges

Hardback (early bird)

First edition hardback, the eBook and your name in the back of the book. [Only 20 available]
$55  + shipping
4 pledges

Dedicated

A personalised message from Erica thanking you for your contribution. Plus, a first edition hardback, eBook and your name in the back of the book.

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