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With no hesitation. You ask me which Pratchett story arc is the best and I will yell to the world how awesome the witches of Lancre are. But I got a dirty secret; it wasnt always this way to me. Granny is the other woman, the one I left my first love for. Before I fell in love with Granny, I was a city watch man through and through.

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Early life[ edit ] Pratchett was born on 28 April [1] [17] in Beaconsfield in Buckinghamshire , England where he attended Holtspur School , the only child of David — and Eileen Pratchett — , of Hay-on-Wye. Wells , Arthur Conan Doyle , and "every book you really ought to read", which he later regarded as "getting an education". It is the tale of a man named Crucible who finds the Devil in his flat in a cloud of sulphurous smoke. His initial career choice was journalism and he left school at 17, in , to start an apprenticeship with Arthur Church, the editor of the Bucks Free Press.

Two of these episodic stories contain characters found in his novel The Carpet People During the meeting, Pratchett mentioned he had written a manuscript, The Carpet People. The book received strong, although few, reviews [31] and was followed by the science fiction novels The Dark Side of the Sun 10 May and Strata 15 June He later joked that he had demonstrated "impeccable timing" by making this career change so soon after the Three Mile Island nuclear accident in Pennsylvania , US, and said he would "write a book about my experiences, if I thought anyone would believe it".

The paperback edition was published by Corgi, an imprint of Transworld , in Pratchett was the first fantasy author published by Gollancz. Their daughter Rhianna Pratchett , who is also a writer, was born there in In , the family moved to Broad Chalke , a village west of Salisbury , Wiltshire.

On a number of occasions he also visited his former school to speak to the students and look around. His style has been described as "more that of urban cowboy than city gent. Everything about it I touched, handled and so forth And everything was as it should have been, it seemed to me. An engram , or something in my head This is not about God, but somewhere around there is where gods come from. The End. Martin , and Neil Gaiman. Pratchett was one of the first authors to routinely use the Internet to communicate with fans, and was a contributor to the Usenet newsgroup alt.

Gates was optimistic and disagreed, saying that authorities on the Net would index and check facts and reputations in a much more sophisticated way than in print. But it was Pratchett who had "accurately predicted how the Internet would propagate and legitimise fake news". He favoured games that are "intelligent and have some depth", citing Half-Life 2 and fan missions from Thief as examples. Amateur astronomy[ edit ] Pratchett had an observatory in his back garden and was a keen astronomer from childhood.

The prize is a publishing contract with his publishers Transworld.

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Jingo is the twenty-first novel by Terry Pratchett , one of his Discworld series. It was published in The title can be related to the word jingoism , meaning an attitude of belligerent nationalism. Vimes, refusing to follow Rust, stands down as Commander of the Watch. Angua, following Hour Ahmed , is captured by the Klatchians and taken to Klatch. Carrot, rather than rush off to save her, reports back to Vimes, who gets his private army to head for Klatch.

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Early life[ edit ] Pratchett was born on 28 April [1] [17] in Beaconsfield in Buckinghamshire , England where he attended Holtspur School , the only child of David — and Eileen Pratchett — , of Hay-on-Wye. Wells , Arthur Conan Doyle , and "every book you really ought to read", which he later regarded as "getting an education". It is the tale of a man named Crucible who finds the Devil in his flat in a cloud of sulphurous smoke. His initial career choice was journalism and he left school at 17, in , to start an apprenticeship with Arthur Church, the editor of the Bucks Free Press. Two of these episodic stories contain characters found in his novel The Carpet People During the meeting, Pratchett mentioned he had written a manuscript, The Carpet People.

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