Terry Pratchett dies aged 66

imageWe’re very sad to hear of the death of Terry Pratchett.

He was 66 and died eight years after his Alzheimer’s diagnosis.

He wrote over 70 novels, selling more than 75m books worldwide and was one of the UK’s most-loved aithors for his Discworld novels –  The Colour of Magic was published in 1983. His 40th, Raising Steam, came out last year. He had completed  his recent work using voice-recognition software.

He worked with science fiction writer Stephen Baxter on the  “Long Earth” series of novels, the fourth -The Long Utopia – is due out in the summer.

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