Cover to Cover #117: Terry Pratchett / Timothy Zahn

Dragon and ThiefTerry Pratchett
The latest in the global-dominating fantasy/science fiction series Discworld is A Hat Full of Sky. Terry's series (easy to jump in anywhere, by the way) should be required reading for all kids and most adults. In this book, Tiffany Aching, incipient witch and cheese maker extraordinaire is off to begin her apprenticeship in magic. She leaves behind her the green, familiar hills of her home and the blue, tattooed faces of her allies, the sword-wielding, six-inch-high Nac Mac Feegle. But something is following Tiffany ...

Timothy Zahn
Yes, we all know Tim as the author behind many of the best Star Wars novels. Today, we're talking with him about his young adult series, Dragonback. This concept started as a traditional novel, but seemed perfectly set for the younger audience. Fans of Tim's other novels won't be disappointed, as the same intrigue and deep character development is in here, too!

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Feed the Dragon
Mike goes off on The Day After Tomorrow, but not for the reasons you might think. Tune in to find out more...

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