The annual full-colour Discworld Calendar features scenes from the Discworld novels by award-winning artists. This year's fantastic illustrators include Pratchett favourites Paul Kidby (the Discworld DIARIES, THE LAST HERO, THE ART OF DISCWORLD and numerous book covers), David Wyatt (Discworld Stamps, book covers) and Stephen Player (THE ILLUSTRATED WEE FREE MEN, conceptual art for Sky One's blockbuster two-parter THE HOGFATHER). Other superstars in the fantasy art firmament featured iinclude Les Edwards, Edward Miller, Jackie Morris, Sandy Nightingale, Jon Sullivan, David Frankland, Mel Grant and Dominic Harman.
Terry Pratchett is the acclaimed creator of the global bestselling Discworld series, the first of which, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983. In all, he is the author of fifty bestselling books. His novels have been widely adapted for stage and screen, and he is the winner of multiple prizes, including the Carnegie Medal, as well as being awarded a knighthood for services to literature. Worldwide sales of his books now stand at 70 million, and they have been translated into thirty-seven languages.
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