TERRY PRATCHETT is the acclaimed creator of the global bestselling Discworld series, the first of which, "The Colour of Magic, " was published in 1983. In all, he is the author of fifty bestselling books. His novels have been widely adapted for stage and screen, and he is the winner of multiple prizes, including the Carnegie Medal, as well as being awarded a knighthood for services to literature. Worldwide sales of his books now stand at 70 million, and they have been translated into thirty-seven languages.
- "Pratchett can make you giggle helplessly and then grin grimly at the sharpness of his wit." --"Daily Mail" "Pratchett can make you giggle helplessly and then grin grimly at the sharpness of his wit." --"Daily Mail" "You ride along on his tide of outlandish invention, realizing that you are in the presence of a true original among contemporary writers."-"Times"