Jul 2, 2014
Terry Pratchett cancels appearance due to Alzheimer's complications :'(
Terry Pratchett, who announced his diagnosis with early onset Alzheimer's seven years ago, has pulled out of a Discworld convention later this summer, saying "the Embuggerance is finally catching up with me".
Book Review: Raising Steam by Terry Pratchett
Raising Steam is the newest of the sprawling Discworld series of satirical comedic fantasy written by Terry Pratchett, the fortieth to be published.
Terry Pratchett - Raising Steam
And here it is: the 40th in Terry Pratchett's wonderful Discworld series, which I spent much of this year re-reading .