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Terry Pratchett

RIP Terry Pratchett

(Photo copyright Rob Wilkins) It was a genuine shock when I turned on my phone to check the news and saw that Sir Terry Pratchett had passed away. Even though the diagnosis of a rare form of Alzheimer’s disease was widely known, his passing was completely unexpected and he was taken from us too soon. It’s taken me a few…

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Unseen Academicals cover

Book: The Unseen Academicals

I have surprised myself today: in doing this blog for over 5 years, I have never written of my love of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novels. This is surprising considering I’ve been buying them now for nearly 20 years; I remember even misguidedly putting it on an early CV (in the mistaken belief that being specific about my love of reading…

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