October 17th, 2011
Terry Pratchett is having a statue made. It’s a statue of a goddess, and he thinks she ought probably to be smoking a cigarette, and to be showing one breast. “There should be an urn, too. If there’s an urn it’s not porn – that’s a Discworld cliché,” he says, a bubble of laughter in [...]
January 27th, 2010
Finding a spare second in Sir Terry Pratchett’s day is no easy task. But the bookwitch managed it! Find out what happened when the Bookwitch met Sir Terry Pratchett.
August 3rd, 2009
Sir Terry Pratchett wrote a very moving piece in the Mail on Sunday on 3rd August focusing on assisted suicides in the UK. Visit the Daily Mail website to read the article in full.
July 28th, 2009
Emily S. Whitten, Vice Chair of the North American Discworld Convention, 2009 was kind enough to share her interview with Terry Pratchett with SFRevu. The interview took place on Sunday, August 24, 2008, at the UK Discworld Convention 2008, Birmingham, England and can be read in its entirety here.
December 15th, 2006
Digital Spy was in attendance at the star-studded premiere of Sky One’s adaptation of Terry Pratchett’s The Hogfather – set to air at Christmas. For the uninitiated, the story is set in an alternative Discworld universe and revolves around a vicious plot to murder their Santa Claus equivalent. But if the presents aren’t delivered on [...]
March 3rd, 2004
Terry Pratchett’s first book in the Discworld series, The Colour of Magic, appeared in 1983. His novels have sold more than 21million copies worldwide and been translated into 27 languages. It was once calculated that he was responsible for one in every 100 fiction books sold in Britain. He spends most days typing at his [...]
July 29th, 2003
BBC Wiltshire caught up with Terry Pratchett at the Swindon Festival of Literature for a chat about his favourite characters and the inspiration for his latest book ‘The Wee Free Men’. Visit the BBC website to read the full article.