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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Grace Speaker » Wed Jul 04, 2018 07:56 pm

Bernard has been on the wireless, talking about Terry: :D

"He's not dead, he's just on my bookshelf." - Catch the illustrious & notorious Emporium founder Bernard Pearson talking Terry Pratchett as @BBCSomerset shines a light on Ankh-Morpork's twin town Wincanton this week - listen from 2:45 and 2:55.... https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06b5mhs
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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Grace Speaker » Tue Aug 14, 2018 06:51 pm

In case you missed it:

Great write up of the creative process behind the wonderful new print and jigsaw of Death's Study

Buy it here

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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Squigglyx » Tue Aug 14, 2018 08:41 pm

Ordered.... :bounce:

But I haven't had time to complete the Librarian one yet...

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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Librarians Apprentice » Wed Sep 05, 2018 12:36 pm

Oook!

Um, I haven't seen the official Emporium announcement for the new "Cheesemongers" stamps or LBE*, but having looked at the store I am now wondering why the stamps/sheets are on the Endangered page

* I just saw someone share the news on Facepalm
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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Grace Speaker » Wed Sep 05, 2018 01:27 pm

Librarians Apprentice wrote:Oook!

Um, I haven't seen the official Emporium announcement for the new "Cheesemongers" stamps or LBE*, but having looked at the store I am now wondering why the stamps/sheets are on the Endangered page

* I just saw someone share the news on Facepalm
ooooooh, the sneaky buggers!! They've put a new LBE out without a nod and a wink to the denizens of the Forum?! We'll have to send Mrs Cake round to have a word! :twisted:

Am off to have a look now :D
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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Grace Speaker » Wed Sep 05, 2018 01:51 pm

The Socks!! Have you seen the socks!! :D :D :D
Feegle Feets! I am helping myself to some of these! :bounce: :bounce: :bounce:

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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Grace Speaker » Thu Jan 17, 2019 08:10 pm

The Emporium Elves have had some thoughts and have been writing them down on one of these new-fangled computer wossnames:

The Discworld Emporium's big fat review of the year 2018
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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Grace Speaker » Mon Jan 28, 2019 12:19 pm

:sunny: :sunny: :sunny: CONGRATULAIONS to Reb and Ian!!!! :sunny: :sunny: :sunny:

:D :D :D They are expecting a little Emporium Elf of their own! :D :D :D

How lovely is that? Now as for names, I wonder if the little elf will be a wee Tiffany or a Carrot . . . :wink:
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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Squigglyx » Mon Jan 28, 2019 09:45 pm

Grace Speaker wrote::sunny: :sunny: :sunny: CONGRATULATIONS to Reb and Ian!!!! :sunny: :sunny: :sunny:


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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby hansolobiker » Tue Jan 29, 2019 11:20 am

:D :sunny: :bounce: And more hearty congrats to those lovely people Reb and Ian :thumbl: :thumbr:
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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Grace Speaker » Wed Feb 27, 2019 05:46 pm

In case you're not on the mailing list:

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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Librarians Apprentice » Sun Apr 07, 2019 06:14 am

Oook!

The new puzzle looks great!

I just finished reading the Blog entry, and I'm just curious how many times does Ms. Dearheart appear in it?

"A Wizzard, CMOT Dibbler, Death, Cohen the Barbarian, Dotsie and Sadie the Agony Aunts, Sgt. Angua, The Librarian, The Dean, The Senior Wrangler, Adora-Belle Dearheart, Foul Ole Ron, Lu-Tze the Sweeper Gaspode the Wonder Dog, The Luggage, Igor, Reg Shoe, Adora Belle Dearheart, The head of the Thieves' Guild, A certain author's black hat, A fool, An Assassin, A Vampire, Goblins, A Troll, Dwarfs, The Band With Rocks In poster, A Game of Thud, A Swamp Dragon, and advert for Vimes’ cigar of choice, An Iconograph, The Ankh-Morpork times, Someone who should ‘learn the words’, at least four Discworld beers..."
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Re: News from The Emporium

Postby Kelshandra » Wed Apr 10, 2019 09:57 am

Grace Speaker wrote::sunny: :sunny: :sunny: CONGRATULAIONS to Reb and Ian!!!! :sunny: :sunny: :sunny:

:D :D :D They are expecting a little Emporium Elf of their own! :D :D :D

How lovely is that? Now as for names, I wonder if the little elf will be a wee Tiffany or a Carrot . . . :wink:

Eeep! I missed this- congratulations you two (well, 2.5 now I guess)
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