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The Carpet People

The Carpet People

Read by Stephen Briggs

Audiobook Download

The Carpet People

About the Book

The audiobook edition of the hilarious fantasy, co-written by Terry Pratchett, at age seventeen, and Terry Pratchett, at age forty-three

In the beginning, there was nothing but endless flatness. Then came the Carpet…

Now, the Carpet is home to many different tribes and peoples, and a new story: the story of Fray, sweeping a trail of destruction across the Carpet; the story of power-hungry mouls — and of two Munrung brothers who set out on an adventure to end all adventures when their village is flattened. It’s a story that will come to a terrible end if someone doesn’ t do something about it.

Includes a PDF of Terry Pratchett’s drawings

Product Details

On sale: November 5, 2013
Age: 8-12 years
Grade: Grades 3-7
Page count: 0 Pages
ISBN: 9780804168274
Run time: 5 Hours and 36 Minutes

Author Bio

Sir Terry Pratchett is the beloved and bestselling author of more than fifty novels with sales of 85 million copies (give or take a few million). In addition to his phenomenally popular Discworld series for adults, he has written several award-winning children’s books, including The Wee Free Men, Nation, and Dodger. Sir Terry was knighted for “services to literature” in 2009. He lives in England. 

Praise

“Only a writer with a masterstroke of imagination could place an entire empire of goodies and baddies within the fronds of a carpet.”
Daily Mail

“Brilliantly funny dialogue, high peaks of imagination.”
The Times

“A passion for language, wordplay and puns bursts from the pages.”
Daily Telegraph