AUTHOR | TERRY PRATCHETT



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Terry Pratchett | Novelist, Comic fantasy



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Sir Terence David John 'Terry' Pratchett, OBE (28 April 1948 – 12 March 2015) was an English author of fantasy novels, especially comical works. He is best known for his Discworld series of 41 novels. Pratchett's first novel, The Carpet People, was published in 1971. after the first Discworld novel, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983, he wrote two books a year on average. His 2011 Discworld novel Snuff was at the time of its release the third-fastest-selling hardback adult-readership novel since records began in the UK, selling 55,000 copies in the first three days. His final Discworld novel, The Shepherd's Crown, was published in August 2015, five months after his death.
Pratchett, with more than 85 million books sold worldwide in 37 languages, was the UK's best-selling author of the 1990s. He was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1998 and was knighted for services to literature in the 2009 New Year Honours. In 2001 he won the annual Carne


Born: 1948-04-28

Born in: Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England

Died: 2015-03-12







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There was no safety. There was no pride. All there w...

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The elevator shaft was a kind of heat sink. Hot food...

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The figures looked more or less human. And they were...

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You say that you people don’t burn folk and sacrific...

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It was said that life was cheap in Ankh-Morpork. Thi...

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The trouble was that he was talking in philosophy bu...

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I wonder if it's like this for mountain climbers, he...

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Five exclamation marks, the sure sign of an insane m...

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The Tezuman Empire in the jungle valleys of central ...

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Susan's gotta poker, you know,' it said, as if anxio...

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To tell you the truth, I'm something of an atheist.

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He's bound to have done something,” Nobby repeated.I...

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It was all very well going on about pure logic and h...

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Every intelligent being, whether it breathes or not,...

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A lie can run round the world before the truth has g...

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Speak softly and employ a huge man with a crowbar.

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It was then that Marvin got religion. Not the quiet,...

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You know, you're rather amusingly wrong.

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Studies have shown that an ant can carry one hundred...

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And so Mort came at last to the river Ankh, greatest...

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