A collection of the full-cast BBC Radio dramatisations of novels by Terry Pratchett, with star-studded casts including Martin Jarvis, Sheila Hancock, Anton Lesser, Philip Jackson, Alex Jennings and Mark Heap.
Now being published for the very first time, the adaptations in this collection are:
Mort - Hopeless young peasant Mort is hired as an apprentice to Death. It's a dream job - until he discovers that it can be a killer on his love life...
Wyrd Sisters - Three witches meet on a blasted heath. A king is cruelly murdered, a child heir and the crown of the kingdom are both missing. But Granny Weatherwax finds that meddling in royal politics is a lot more complicated than certain playwrights would have you believe...
Guards! Guards! In Ankh-Morpork, the Elucidated Brethren of Ebon Night have turned their hands to magic. When Zebbo Mooty is mysteriously vaporised in an alley, Captain Vimes knows it's time to act.
Eric - When precocious young Eric Thursley summons a demon from the loathsome pit to fulfil his every wish, he certainly gets what he asked for. Just... not exactly what he asked for. That's the problem with wishes.
Small Gods - On the Discworld, Gods are as numerous as herring roe, all elbowing for space at the top.In such a competitive environment, you need an acolyte, and fast..
Night Watch - Living in the past is hard. Dying in the past is incredibly easy. Commander Sam Vimes of the City Watch is back in his own rough, tough past, and he has a job to do.
In addition to these Discworld novels, this collection will also include a full-cast dramatisation of Only You Can Save Mankind, from the Johnny Maxwell series. As an alien fleet crosses his computer screen, Johnny prepares to blow the ScreeWee into a million pieces...
AUTHOR: Sir 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 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. Worldwide sales of his books now stand at 70 million, and they have been translated into thirty-seven languages.