Monthly Archives: February 2016

Long Mars nominated for Award

22nd February 2016

“The Long Mars” has been nominated in Poland for Book of the Year 2015 in the Science Fiction category. You can vote for it to win until 28th FEBRUARY 2016 here. is the biggest website for Polish book lovers with monthly visits of almost 3 millions users.

The Shepherd’s Crown makes Carnegie long-list

18th February 2016

We are thoroughly delighted that The Shepherd’s Crown has made the Carnegie long-list for 2016, following on from the success of the Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents back in 2001. The Carnegie Medal is awarded annually to the writer of an outstanding book for children. The shortlists will be announced on 15 March, and the winners will be announced on 20 June. Each medallist…

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Plan For a Sir Terry Pratchett Statue Gathers Pace

8th February 2016

Salisbury City Council met at the Guildhall this evening to discuss the proposal to erect a permanent statue of Sir Terry Pratchett in the city. A  petition was launched by local Discworld enthusiast Emily Brand to garner support for the project and she has been overwhelmed with the response.  The petition took both the Discworld community and local social sites…

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