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An extraordinary evening of storytelling, readings, and memories of sir terry pratchett on the eve of his passing with neil gaiman and michael chabon. Neil gaiman gives the reading agency annual lecture on the future of reading and libraries photograph: mostly by making things up and writing them down.
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