Wintersmith (Tiffany Aching #3)
ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults * ALA Booklist Editors' Choice * ALA Notable Children's Book
“Pratchett’s unique blend of comedy and articulate insight is at its vibrant best. Full of rich humor, wisdom, and eventfulness.” —Horn Book (starred review)
By beloved and bestselling Terry Pratchett, this is the third in a series of Discworld novels starring the young witch Tiffany Aching.
When the Spirit of Winter takes a fancy to Tiffany Aching, he wants her to stay in his gleaming, frozen world. Forever. It will take all the young witch's skill and cunning, as well as help from the legendary Granny Weatherwax and the irrepressible Wee Free Men, to survive until Spring.
Because if Tiffany doesn't make it to Spring, Spring won't come for anyone.
Praise For Wintersmith (Tiffany Aching #3)…
— Washington Post Book World
“Yet another rollicking, clever, and quite charming adventure...exuberant storytelling.”
— Booklist (starred review)
“Pratchett’s unique blend of comedy and articulate insight is at its vibrant best. Full of rich humor, wisdom, and eventfulness.”
— Horn Book (starred review)
“Funny, wise, and suspenseful . . . another wonderful fantasy.”
— KLIATT (starred review)
“Pratchett delivers a sidesplittingly funny adventure. This one is verra weel done indeed.”
— Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
HarperCollins, 9780062435286, 416pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2015
About the Author
Sir Terry Pratchett was the internationally bestselling author of more than thirty books, including his phenomenally successful Discworld series. His young adult novel, The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents, won the Carnegie Medal, and Where's My Cow?, his Discworld book for “readers of all ages,” was a New York Times bestseller. His novels have sold more than seventy five million (give or take a few million) copies worldwide. Named an Officer of the British Empire “for services to literature,” Pratchett lived in England. He died in 2015 at the age of sixty-six.