The Stranger's Guide to Talliston

By John Tarrow

A Young Adult fantasy adventure inspired by 'Britain’s Most Extraordinary Home', Talliston House & Gardens

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$15 
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Our Gracious Thanks!

The e-book edition
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$30  + shipping
125 pledges

Special Edition Hardback

First edition hardback plus the e-book
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$40  + shipping
69 pledges

Collectable

Signed first edition hardback, the e-book and your name in the back of the book
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$60  + shipping
5 pledges

The Butterfly Edition

A signed, first edition hardback, plus a copy of The Talliston Book of Days, a 13-month, wall-mounted almanack in glorious full colour, charting all the times and places of the novel, captured inside the house and gardens.
Only 35 available
$60  + shipping
6 pledges

Read with a friend

Two first edition hardbacks, plus the e-book
$70  + shipping
4 pledges

The Bumblebee Edition

A signed, first edition hardback of The Stranger’s Guide To Talliston, plus a copy of a special edition of The Talliston Book of Days with a gorgeous new front cover and internal artwork.
Only 50 available
$75  + shipping
10 pledges

The Oak Edition

A signed, first edition hardback of The Stranger’s Guide To Talliston, plus a copy of a special edition of The Talliston Room Atlas, a limited edition companion guide through the magical labyrinth of Talliston House & Gardens, charting each location as a 36-page premium magazine, packed with beautifully rendered full and double page colour photographs.
Only 50 available
$75  + shipping

Two Collectable editions

Two signed first editions, plus the e-book
$85  + shipping
4 pledges

The Ship Edition

A signed, first edition hardback of The Stranger’s Guide To Talliston, plus a set of companion floorplans, maps and timeline of Talliston House & Gardens, charting each location as an A0 (84cm x 119cm / 33” x 47”) poster, packed with hand-drawn architectural detail, on a heavy-weight (150gsm) stock in brilliant white.
Only 10 available
$90  + shipping

Three-book bundle

Three first edition hardbacks, three e-books and three names in the back of the book.
$95  + shipping
2 pledges

The Labyrinth Edition

A signed, first edition hardback of The Stranger’s Guide To Talliston, plus a slate labyrinth design from the original on the Talliston standing stone, hand carved in the Scottish borders.
Only 10 available
$125  + shipping
1 pledge

The Bronze Key To Talliston – Under 16s Visit

A personal invitation for one under-16-year-old and their guardian to visit Talliston House & Gardens, meet the author and take an exclusive and fantastical journey through each of the book's locations – finishing with food and refreshments in the medieval watchtower. Plus a personally dedicated first edition hardback copy of The Stranger’s Guide To Talliston.
Postage free (UK only)
Travel and accommodation not included.
Only 25 available
$145  + shipping
4 pledges

Five-book bundle

Five first edition hardbacks, five e-books and five names in the back of the book.
$150  + shipping

The Copper Key To Talliston – Tea & Tour for Two

A personal invitation for two to visit Talliston for an author-guided tour around the house and gardens, discovering the labyrinth of rooms, gardens, and hidden secret places. Includes high tea or supper. Plus two personally dedicated, first edition hardback copies of The Stranger's Guide to Talliston.
Postage free (UK only)
Travel and accommodation not included
Only 25 available
$190  + shipping
4 pledges

The Silver Key To Talliston – Tour & Stayover for Two

A personal invitation for two to visit Talliston for an author-guided tour around the house and gardens, discovering the labyrinth of rooms, gardens, and hidden secret places. Includes high tea or supper, plus bed and breakfast accommodation in either The Haunted Bedroom (1911 Edwardian bedchamber), The Room of Dreams (Moorish Spanish bedroom) or The Cabin (Canadian trapper’s cabin). Plus two personally dedicated first edition hardback copies of The Stranger’s Guide To Talliston.
Postage free (UK only)
Travel not included
Only 15 available
$310  + shipping
2 pledges

The Golden Key To Talliston – Dinner & Stayover for Four

A personal invitation to a sumptuous three-course dinner party in Talliston’s medieval watchtower for you and up to three guests. You’ll also get to meet the author, tour the house and gardens and experience bed and breakfast accommodation in either The Haunted Bedroom (1911 Edwardian bedchamber), The Room of Dreams (Moorish Spanish bedroom) or The Cabin (Canadian trapper’s cabin). Plus four personally dedicated first editions hardback copies of The Stranger’s Guide To Talliston.
Postage free (UK only)
Travel not included
Only five available

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