Sir Terry Pratchett: 1948-2015
Fantasy Author Terry Pratchett Dies at 6603/13/15
The British author Terry Pratchett has died at the age of 66 after a long battle with Alzheimer's. As the illness took hold, eventually robbing him of the ability to read, Pratchett lobbied for more funding into dementia research, and for the right to...
Sir Terry Pratchett: Hallucinating Gently for a Living
Celebrated fantasy novelist Terry Pratchett has mined the terrain of his imagination more than most. What shaped this passionately adventurous mind, and now, how is it being reshaped by early-onset Alzheimer's? Next week, a neuroscientist novelist's...
With Fading Memory, Terry Pratchett Revisits 'Carpet...
At the age of 59, the British science-fiction writer was diagnosed with a form of Alzheimer's. Now he's publishing an edited version of a book he first wrote when he was 17. He can't read because of his disease, but Pratchett continues writing — with...
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