Discworld Collectors Edition 2012 Calendar

The New York Times Interview: By the Book

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August 20th, 2014

Terry Pratchett: The New York Times

The author of the Discworld series — most recently, “Raising Steam” — read “The Wind in the Willows” and “just exploded”: “I thought to myself, This is a lie, but what a fabulous lie!” Sell us on your favorite overlooked or underappreciated writer. G. K. Chesterton. These days recognized — that is if he is [...]

Meet the Discworld Illustrator

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August 13th, 2014

Discworld Bookbench

Come and meet Paul Kidby, the illustrator of choice for Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series and the designer and painter of ‘The Librarian BookBench’.   The Great British Book Shop is proud to sponsor Paul’s bench, which depicts the orangutan Librarian character from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series, and was commissioned as part of the [...]

The Fifth Tiffany Aching Novel Announced

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August 11th, 2014

Tiffany Aching Terry Pratchett

 At the UK Discworld Convention this weekend, Rob Wilkins announced the book that Terry Pratchett is currently working on is the fifth novel in the Tiffany Aching series. Drumroll please…… The book will be called: The Shepherd’s Crown! More news will be published here as soon as we have it. In the meantime, have a [...]