William is the editor of the Discworld's first newspaper. Now he must cope with the perils of a journalist's life - a vampire with a suicidal fascination for flash photography, and, worst of all, the man who keeps begging him to publish pictures of his humorously shaped potatoes. But William just wants to get at the truth.
About the Author
Terry Pratchett is an English novelist known for his frequently comical work in the fantasy genre. He is best known for his popular and long-running Discworld series. His first novel, The Carpet People, was published in 1971, and since publishing his first Discworld novel, The Color of Magic, in 1983, he has written two books a year on average. He was the United Kingdom s bestselling author of the 1990s and has sold more than 55 million books worldwide. In 2001 he won the Carnegie Medal for his children s novel The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents. Pratchett was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire for services to literature in 1998 and was knighted in 2009.
Stephen Briggs is Terry Pratchett's chosen adaptor of his novels.