Discworld Collectors Edition 2012 Calendar

Tributes to Sir Terry Pratchett

March 31st, 2015

Sir Terry Pratchett

No writer in my lifetime has given me as much pleasure and happiness. He could do knockabout for schoolboys (and girls) but he was also subtle and wise and very funny in the adult world. I loved him because almost all the characters he didn’t like slowly grew more real, more interesting, more complicated perhaps [...]

Good Omens: first listen to Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman’s radio drama

December 10th, 2014

Good Omens Cast

Feast your ears on this sneak preview of the Radio 4 drama, starring Colin Morgan, Charlotte Ritchie and many more… For fans of Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman’s comic fantasy novel Good Omens, it’ll be a long two-week wait until its Radio 4 adaptation begins on the 22nd December – but we’re letting you peek under the [...]

Colin Morgan on Good Omens: It’s an honour to perform the work of Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman

November 4th, 2014

Colin Morgan on Good Omens

The adaptation of the fantasy novel will air on Radio 4 this Christmas – and one eager fan will be in the cast   Plenty of Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett fans are excited about the upcoming radio adaptation of the authors’ joint novel Good Omens – but it turns out one of them is [...]

Neil Gaiman: ‘Terry Pratchett isn’t jolly. He’s angry’

October 3rd, 2014

Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett may strike many as a twinkly old elf, but that’s not him at all. Fellow sci-fi novelist Neil Gaiman on the inner rage that drives his ailing friend’s writing   I want to tell you about my friend Terry Pratchett, and it’s not easy. I’m going to tell you something you may not know. [...]

First look behind the scenes of Radio 4’s Good Omens production

September 11th, 2014

Cast of Good Omens BBC Radio 4

Dirk Maggs’ adaptation of Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman’s 1990 novel Good Omens has begun recording – with Colin Morgan, Peter Serafinowicz and Neil Gaiman in this first cast photo. It is a collaboration which has fantasy and sci-fi fans salivating – and here is a picture of the amazing cast preparing to dramatise Terry [...]

Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett join forces with Radio 4 to make first ever dramatisation of Good Omens

September 8th, 2014

Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett

It’s the end of the world – just not quite how we might be expecting it – but then this is Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman’s version of Armageddon. BBC Radio 4 has today confirmed that the station will be collaborating with acclaimed authors Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett to create the first ever dramatisation [...]

The New York Times Interview: By the Book

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 [...]