Terry Pratchett will live on in a touching piece of internet code

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March 17th, 2015

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Terry Pratchett will ‘live on in the clacks’ thanks to fans’ programming code ‘GNU Terry Pratchett’, a charming internet tribute to the late Discworld author, reworks his telegraph idea from Going Postal   Terry Pratchett, who died last week at the age of 66, will live on in people’s memory thanks to his books. But [...]

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Terry Pratchett’s final Discworld book will be a Tiffany Aching novel

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March 17th, 2015

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Young adult novel The Shepherd’s Crown, plus a new book in the SF Long Earth series, are set to be the final additions to the late author’s literary career. The late Terry Pratchett will take his fans on one more trip to Discworld, with a final novel set in his fantasy universe, The Shepherd’s Crown. [...]

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Announcement: Sir Terry Pratchett

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March 11th, 2015

Sir Terry Pratchett

    It is with immeasurable sadness that we announce that author Sir Terry Pratchett has died at the age of 66.   Larry Finlay, MD at Transworld Publishers:   “I was deeply saddened to learn that Sir Terry Pratchett has died. The world has lost one of its brightest, sharpest minds.   In over [...]

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The Long Utopia

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March 10th, 2015

The Long Utopia

These special early proof copies of The Long Utopia have just arrived in the office. The fourth in Stephen Baxter and Terry Pratchett’s Long Earth trilogy will be out in hardback on June 18th.   2045-2059. After the cataclysmic upheavals of Step Day and the Yellowstone eruption humanity is spreading further into the Long Earth, [...]

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The Colour of Magic on Radio 4′s A Good Read

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March 2nd, 2015

The Colour of Magic

The Colour of Magic has been chosen by Katharine Whitehorn as one of her favourite books and it’s going to feature in the next series of A Good Read on BBC Radio 4. The program will air on 3rd March, 4:30pm GMT. Read more details over on BBC Radio 4′s website.

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Three New Stage Adaptations by Stephen Briggs

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February 18th, 2015

All the Discworld's A Stage

Oberon Books is delighted to announce the publication of three new Terry Pratchett adaptations by Stephen Briggs in March 2015. Feet of Clay, Unseen Academicals, and The Rince Cycle (the best bits of The Light Fantastic, The Colour of Magic and Sourcery) are available as single editions, and as a collection called All the Discworld’s [...]

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Cover Reveal: The Long Utopia

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February 16th, 2015

The Long Utopia, Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter

We’re absolutely thrilled to reveal the cover for the next book in Terry Pratchett’s and Stephen Baxter’s Long Earth series. The Long Utopia hits the shelves in the UK on 18th June 2015! Find out more: http://bit.ly/LongUtopia  

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