Dresden Files

The Dead Man's Talisman is a talisman Harry Dresden has loaned to Lydia. It first appears in Grave Peril.


The Dead Man's Talisman is a bracelet made from a dead man's shroud and silver thread among other materials more difficult to come by. It provides protection from ghosts.[1]

In the series[]

Grave Peril[]

In Grave Peril, Harry Dresden loans the talisman to Lydia in an effort to protect her from the ghost of Leonid Kravos.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Grave Peril, ch. 4