Exclusive Amazon Interview with Sir Terry Pratchett

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Exclusive Amazon Interview with Sir Terry Pratchett

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Fri Nov 18, 2011 1:45 am

Another interview and new book mentioned, not a discworld one. :)

He willnae tak' a drink! I think he's deid! , on the other hand though A Midgie in yir hand is worth twa up yir kilt.
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Postby Molokov » Fri Nov 18, 2011 4:50 am

Yep, "Happy Families" (working title) a.k.a "Dodger" (a new working title https://twitter.com/#!/terryandrob/status/134577693336412160) is a Victorian era novel in the same/a similar universe as "Nation". That's next year's novel in addition to The Long Earth.

"Raising Taxes" is potentially the next Discworld (Moist) book /after/ those two, but I don't think Terry's started writing it yet.

He's currently working on The Long Earth, Dodger and his autobiography.
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Postby raisindot » Fri Nov 18, 2011 7:34 pm

Very interesting what he says about the evolution of the Watch series. How he originally envisioned Carrot as becoming the main character, but that, over times, the Vimes character began to 'write itself' into the role. You can see this happening throughout the series.
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