Updates

EXPLORING THE THREE CORE PRINCIPLES OF THE STRANGER'S GUIDE TO TALLISTON

Friday, 24 August 2018

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With the story & development edit done, cover briefed and the copy edit in progress, The Stranger's Guide To Talliston is well on its way for publication. While we work to make this special edition of the book, I wanted to share the core tenets or principles behind Joe's journey through the labyrinth. To illustrate these, here are three pages from the recent talk I gave at the Finchingfield Guidhall…

WANT TO READ THE ACTUAL STRANGER’S GUIDE? HERE’S YOUR CHANCE!

Tuesday, 3 July 2018

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Help The Stranger’s Guide To Talliston reach 125% funding and everyone who has pledged receives the complete text of the guidebook as an exclusive free gift!

On 20th July 2018, Netflix launches a new 12-part interior design series, Amazing Interiors to its subscribers – and Talliston House & Gardens is proud to be featured in the line up of the most fantastical properties from around the world…

LOCATIONS FROM THE STRANGER'S GUIDE TO TALLISTON

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

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It has been a busy two months since we hit 100% as the grand task of novel development with the publisher, editors and the creative team continues. Golden labyrinths are being designed, the story has undergone a professional edit, and whispers of cover designs are being heard. At this stage a publication date is not far from being announced – and here at Talliston we have been busy contacting all…

WE ARE AT 100%!

Sunday, 1 April 2018

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A great big thank you to everyone who has supported The Stranger’s Guide To Talliston.

To those who pledged for a book.

To those who shared, blogged, tweeted and otherwise spread the word around the globe.

To those who volunteered to help run events to raise money, or tell stories, or bake pizzas from scratch.

To those groups and associations who invited me to come and speak to…

PAGES FROM THE STRANGER'S GUIDE: A SHORT SURVIVAL GUIDE

Friday, 30 March 2018

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After the sensational news that The Stranger’s Guide to Talliston has reached 83% funding today, there is ever more necessity to quickly prepare you, Gentle Reader, for your imminent journey into the dark and dangerous labyrinth of the house & gardens. So, without further bluster...

Click here to explore the labyrinth of the house and gardens.

+++WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU BECOME LOST IN THE WORLDS…

PAGES FROM THE STRANGER'S GUIDE: ENTERING THE LABYRINTH

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

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And so the time approaches for your first journey into the timeless no-man's land that lies within Talliston. Here are a few more words of wisdom for that journeying from The Stranger's Guide... 

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Before entering the immortal labyrinth of the house it is essential that you spend time in preparation for your adventuring. Think of this as with the same respect as…

PAGES FROM THE STRANGER'S GUIDE: IN PREPARATION FOR YOUR JOURNEY

Thursday, 1 March 2018

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As we race to our halfway milestone, I thought it about time to start preparing you, gentle reader, for your eventual journey into the dark and dangerous labyrinth of the house & gardens. And where better to start than the pages of The Stranger's Guide itself. After all, this mysterious guidebook was written for this exact purpose.

For these updates, I want to look at the guidebook Joe finds within…

STORIES & PIZZA at TALLISTON HOUSE & GARDENS

Friday, 23 February 2018

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Our two favourite things. In one fabulous evening.

On Saturday 10 March 2018 from 18:00 at Talliston, CM6 1DU, join your personal storyteller and other guests for a creative journey through the extraordianry house of the novel. In certain rooms, tales are told and when you get to the kitchen you eat delicious homemade pizza. Limited to 20 places. Half already booked. 

 

THE STORIES

A BIG THANKS TO THE EARLY SUPPORTERS!

Thursday, 8 February 2018

Just hit 9%! Wonderful, as we really haven't even started to get this out there! Please share and help me make it to 10% by the end of our first week.

It would also help a lot to get people sharing the book link on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, your own personal networks, and with anyone who you think might be interested in reading such a book – this really helps to spread the word.

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Publication date: July 2019
106% funded
170 backers