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  • Published: 1 July 2011
  • ISBN: 9780552555593
  • Imprint: Corgi Childrens
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 432
  • RRP: $19.99

I Shall Wear Midnight

(Discworld Novel 38)

Teen witch Tiffany Aching returns for a new Discworld adventure - along with her ever-present allies, the Nac Mac Feegle.

Tiffany Aching, the young witch from The Wee Free Men, A Hat Full of Sky and Wintersmith is back in a new adventure featuring Discworld characters both familiar to fans (like Granny Weatherwax) and new (meet Wee Mad Arthur, the Nac Mac Feegle on the City Watch). Oh, and there's a shambles, a twist through time, a Cunning Man - and a Giant Man of chalk...

  • Published: 1 July 2011
  • ISBN: 9780552555593
  • Imprint: Corgi Childrens
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 432
  • RRP: $19.99

About the authors

Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett was the acclaimed creator of the global bestselling Discworld series, the first of which, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983. In all, he was the author of over fifty bestselling books. His novels have been widely adapted for stage and screen, and he was the winner of multiple prizes, including the Carnegie Medal, as well as being awarded a knighthood for services to literature. He died in March 2015.


Laura Ellen Andersen

When she’s not trying to take over the world or fighting sock-stealing monsters, Laura Ellen Anderson is a professional children’s book author and illustrator who lives in north London. The creator of Evil Emperor Penguin for the Phoenix comic, she is also the illustrator of Sibéal Pounder’s Witch Wars series and CBeebies presenter Cerrie Burnell’s picture books and Harper fiction series. Laura’s first author/illustrator picture book, I Don’t Want Curly Hair, was published by Bloomsbury in 2017. She has also created new cover illustrations for Enid Blyton’s Famous Five series.


Praise for I Shall Wear Midnight

The real fun of Pratchett's books is the line-by-line inventiveness: the jokes, aphorisms and insights ... writing at the height of his powers, he makes us laugh a lot

Sunday Times

Tiffany Aching fans, who have been waiting for this novel since Wintersmith, should be ecstatic

Publishers Weekly - starred review

A perfect witch's spell of humour, action, character and issue.

Daily Mail

A joy; an astonishingly vivid and brilliantly witty creation with breathtakingly dovetailed plotting

The School Librarian

Tiffany is one of [Pratchett's]most formidable creations yet

Time Out

... this title has summer reading hit written all over it.

Fiona Noble, The Bookseller

enjoyable inventive

Financial Times

... everything gets very funny.

Nottingham Evening Post

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