Terry Pratchett in his own words - a collection of essays and other non fiction by the creator of Discworld, about his life, interests, campaigns, and his writing career from early years to the present day.
Terry Pratchett was the acclaimed creator of the global bestselling Discworld series, the first of which, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983. In all, he was the author of over fifty bestselling books. His novels have been widely adapted for stage and screen, and he was the winner of multiple prizes, including the Carnegie Medal, as well as being awarded a knighthood for services to literature. He died in March 2015.
"Seriously funny about the weirdness of the world and humorously
serious about the NHS, assisted dying and his urgent personal
campaign for more research into Alzheimer's disease" * Times *
"A wonderful collection...[Pratchett] emerges as, yes, likeable but also complex and angry" * Independent *
"His life and legacy will always be cause for celebration" * Guardian *
"Bright, funny, insightful, warm...a man who truly knew how to enjoy life...and books" -- George R.R. Martin
"Wise and funny...my unlikely hero" -- A.S. Byatt