Winner of the Discworld Colouring book competition!

To celebrate the publication of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld Colouring Book we ran a competition and asked you to channel your inner artist and get out your octarine pencils. We asked you to colour in a page and submit it to us for your chance to win an image from the book hand coloured by the great Paul Kidby himself as well as a signed copy of the book!  After an intense shortlisting process Paul Kidby has chosen our winner. To add to the suspense here is a picture of the prize (and the artist). We are happy to announce, THE WINNER IS… @cinnamonswirl.designs from Instagram! Congratulations! The @cinnamonswirl.designs…

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Announcing The Last Hero eBook!

Following on from our publication of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld Colouring Book and the Terry Pratchett’s Discworld Collector’s Edition 2017 Calendar, we have more good news for fans of fantasy’s greatest flat earth: Announcing the illustrated eBook edition of Terry Pratchett & Paul Kidby‘s The Last Hero!   For those of you unfamiliar with this glorious trip through the Discworld . . . The Last Hero: a ‘Discworld novel with pictures’ – the 27th instalment in the fantasy series that has made Terry Pratchett an international superstar.  A short but perfectly-formed complete Discworld novel, fully illustrated in lavish colour throughout by…

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Terry Pratchett’s Discworld Colouring Book Competition!

Terry Pratchett’s Discworld Colouring Book, published today, is a joyous celebration of everyone’s favourite flat earth. Full of black-and-white line drawings adapted by Terry Pratchett’s artist of choice, Paul Kidby, from his own fan-favourite paintings, this volume is perfect for those wanting to add their own shade of Octarine to the Discworld’s much-loved characters. To celebrate publication, we’re offering one lucky reader the chance to win a page from the book, hand-coloured by Paul Kidby himself! We’ve made a page available on the Gollancz website as a PDF, so no purchase is necessary. Just download the page and colour it…

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Announcing Terry Pratchett’s Discworld Colouring Book: Artist’s Edition!

We’re hugely excited about the imminent publication of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld Colouring Book!  We’ve got copies in the office and it looks fantastic – sure to be a hit with Discworld fans keen to add a touch of their own creativity to Paul Kidby’s wonderful art.  It’s that art that sets this colouring book apart from the rest – what other colouring book is full of drawings by an artist world-renowned for illustrating the subject at hand? Those of you who are fans of Paul’s art will also know that he’s a perfectionist, and as such, he was keen to…

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Gollancz Signs Up Official Colouring Book by Acclaimed Discworld Artist

We are delighted to announce the acquisition of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld Colouring Book a colouring book of line drawings by Paul Kidby, Sir Terry Pratchett’s artist of choice. Gollancz Digital Publisher, Darren Nash, brought the rights to  from Rob Wilkins at Narrativia, who own and control the exclusive multimedia and merchandising rights to all of Sir Terry’s works, including his Discworld characters and creations. Gollancz published the Discworld novels in hardback from Equal Rites (1987) to Jingo (1997) – and recently republished the first twenty-one Discworld novels as cloth-bound hardbacks in its Discworld Collectors Library – and continues to publish a…

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