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Metro newspaper Q&A

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 computer.

What inspired Discworld? Only joking…

Don’t do that! If you knew how my stomach went into this little tight hard ball. After 33 books, I still get asked that question. The next one is: ‘Where do you get your ideas from?’…

Read the full Q&A at the Metro website.