The extremely occasional blog of Colleen Lindsay, professional nerd, cat herder, publishing optimist, and sartorial tragedy.
Wednesday, December 31, 2008
Terry Pratchett is honored with knighthood. Ook!
Fantasy writer Terry Pratchett has been knighted (along with Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant!) as a member of the OBE (Order of the British Empire) for his services to the world of literature. (Or as the Guardian UK put it, "a dubbing for for creating a flat world on top of a turtle.") BBC has more about the story here.