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Terry Pratchett’s 41st Discworld Novel is out in September

Penguin Random House and HarperCollins have released joint details of the release of Sir Terry Pratchett’s final dip into the Discworld universe, which will be published worldwide on September 10. The novel is called The Shepherd’s Crown and will be the fifth of his 41 Discworld stories to feature the young witch Tiffany Aching. Terry […]

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30 Terry Pratchett Quotes to Guide You Through Life

Because there is nothing better, when faced with a dark spot caused by the sudden absence of a brilliant mind—like that of Sir Terry Pratchett—than basking in the warm glow left by its most shiny of illuminations. And besides, we should have already done it by now. This stuff is GOLD: • The trouble with […]

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RIP Terry Pratchett: the King of Comic Fantasy

The following messages appeared on the official Twitter feed for the British author Sir Terry Pratchett earlier today (March 12), announcing his death at the age of 66, and for fans of his work, it’s as much of an appropriate announcement of a terrible event as one could hope for. It starts with a message […]


LISTEN: Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman’s ‘Good Omens’, In Full

Here’s a lovely belated Christmas present: now that BBC Radio 4’s adaptation of the classic Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman comedy novel Good Omens has finished its seasonal broadcast run, the entire series is now available to stream for free on the BBC iPlayer website! Good Omens was first published in 1990, and tells the story of the Apocalypse […]

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BBC Radio Brings Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett’s ‘Good Omens’ to Life

BBC Radio 4, in a secret London location, is collaborating with co-authors Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett in dramatizing the cult-favorite Good Omens, reports BBC News. The novel, Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch, was published in 1990, and this is the first time it’s being adapted into a broadcast performance. […]

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Neil Gaiman Is Working On A Terry Pratchett Radio Play

There are going to be moments during this story when the ratio of exciting names to actual concrete facts starts to look dangerously unbalanced. Bear with us, this is all we have: So, as we know, Neil Gaiman’s Neverwhere was recently made into a successful BBC radio drama, starring (among others) Benedict Cumberbatch and James […]

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Poll Results! 10 Greatest British Sci-Fi/Fantasy Novelists

The results are in! You’ve voted, we’ve counted, and now we can reveal which of the ten writing giants listed below is the favorite of Anglophenia readers. The top three, in reverse order, are as follows: At No.3 is Douglas Adams, with 12% of the votes cast. Above him, with 27%, is JRR Tolkein, who […]