CITY READS TITLE 2013 – REVEALED!
GUARDS! GUARDS! BY TERRY PRATCHETT
He is one of Britain’s best loved writers. He has world-wide book sales of over 70 million. His work has been translated into 37 languages. He was awarded an OBE in 1998 and knighted for services to literature in 2009. And he is famous for wearing a fedora.
CITY READS announced on World Book Night that SIR TERRY PRATCHETT and his Discworld classic GUARDS! GUARDS! has been chosen for this year’s City Reads.
Sarah Hutchings, Artistic Director of City Reads commented:
‘We are so excited that Sir Terry (one of the most iconic writers of our time) has agreed to be part of this year’s City Reads which I think will bring a whole new audience to his work. Brighton has always had the reputation of being a bit bohemian and we think he’ll fit right in! We’re looking forward to welcoming him to our city later in the year.’
Click above to read more about this year’s chosen title: Erich Kästner’s, Emil and the Detectives.