The first few weeks in 2023 have been eventful ones in the world of Terry Pratchett. From yet more publishing news, The Amazing Maurice continuing to make his mark and some intriguing hints for fantasy philatelists…
The Truth gets new audiobook release
The Truth, an ever-popular Discworld standalone novel, which has only become more relevant in recent years, will get a brand-new release. William de Worde will be voiced by Matthew Baynton and Peter Serafinowicz and Bill Nighy will return as Death and the voice of the footnotes respectively.
The Amazing Maurice longlisted for a BAFTA
The Amazing Maurice has made it onto the BAFTA longlist for ‘Animated Film’. Competition will be fierce, with Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio also listed but we have our paws crossed.
The Amazing Maurice DVD and Blu-Ray release
Mr Bunnsy has an Adventure
Last week also saw copies of Mr Bunnsy has an Adventure, the facsimile edition of the book from The Amazing Maurice, hopping their way onto shelves. You can order your version from Discworld.com.
And last, but very much not least, the Royal Mail in the UK have announced that this year will see the release of a full set of Discworld stamps. Do we know more than this? Yes. Watch this space…