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The Witch’s Vacuum Cleaner

The Witch's Vacuum Cleaner

We are thrilled to announce a new collection of fantastically funny stories from our favourite author. The Witch’s Vacuum Cleaner, coming 25th August this year, is the fabulous follow-up to Dragons at Crumbling Castle, taking fourteen more of Terry’s earliest stories from his days at the Bucks Free Press and bringing them to life with […]

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The Shepherd’s Crown is longlisted for the Carnegie medal

The late Terry Pratchett’s last novel The Shepherd’s Crown is in the running for the oldest children’s book award in the UK, the Carnegie medal, organisers have announced. The CILIP Carnegie, which dates back to 1936 and has been won by names from Arthur Ransome to Noel Streatfeild, was Pratchett’s first major book prize when […]

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Terry Pratchett: A Memorial


The Terry Pratchett Memorial will take place on 14th April 2016. Ticket applications will be open next Thursday 18th February 12:00 GMT. You will have until 14th March to submit an application to attend. Tickets will be chosen at random and successful readers will be contacted after the 14th March. Ticket applications will be open […]

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Terry Pratchett statue to bring Discworld author home to Salisbury

Illustration: Paul Kidby

Councillors back local woman’s campaign for bronze memorial in the author’s home city   Plans to erect a bronze statue of Terry Pratchett in Salisbury are gathering pace after campaigners received the backing of the city council. Almost 9,000 people have signed a petition calling for a permanent statue of the Discworld author, who died […]

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