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Terry Pratchett

Alive and kicking in Roundworld

Terry Pratchett's entourage has taken over a corner of the White Hart hotel in Salisbury, southern England, a long-standing haunt of the writer, who has a house just outside the town.

Sunday, 28 April, 2013, 4:24pm

A peek at a magical, colourful world

The Great Sir Terry

Terry Pratchett is known simply as 'The Great Sir Terry' to his millions of fans all over the world. His fans read his books, organise conventions to talk about his work, and lavish attention on him. Pratchett is not just a novelist; he's a phenomenon.

30 Dec 2011 - 12:00am


Snuff by Terry Pratchett Doubleday (e-book)

23 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Hope, greed and a gold suit

Going Postal Terry Pratchett Published by Imprint ISBN 9780552149433

Chances are if your first name is Moist, you're likely to not have had a very happy childhood. Add that to the surname von Lipwig, and anyone can see how a man might turn to a life of crime, and so it is with Albert Spangler, who is about to be hanged.

27 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

What was the last good book you read?

Alina So, 14

23 May 2004 - 12:00am

What's your favourite book?

The first five readers to send in their votes will win a Peter Pan 2004 gift set, including an illustrated story book, a t-shirt and postcard, courtesy of Edko Films.

25 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

Fantasy Books

GRANNY Weatherwax's back - and this witch is still bad news. Well, that's what the villains think, anyway.

2 Jul 1994 - 12:00am

Keeping the faith in Pratchett's fantasy land

Small Gods by Terry Pratchett (Corgi $95): Thank God for writers like Terry Pratchett, the court jesters of the literary world. Their entertaining prattle and throwaway lines often contain insights for those willing to be caught reading fantasy novels.

20 Nov 1993 - 12:00am

More troll trouble for Sparhawk

DOMES OF FIRE - Book One of The Tamuli , by David Eddings (Grafton, $60): At the conclusion of The Elenium trilogy, church knight Sparhawk married Queen Ehlana and child goddess Asrael blessed their union with a daughter - herself (well, she needed a placeto stay for a while until the older gods got over being angry with her for meddling in human affairs).

16 May 1993 - 12:00am