Dodger

Named a 2013 ‘Michael L. Prinz Honor Book’ by YALSA, a ‘Kirkus Best Teen Novel for 2012’, and Booklist’s ‘The Top of the List winner for Youth Fiction

UK hbk: Doubleday 13 September 2012 (978-0-385-61927-1)
Proofs: c. 120 copies
The standard main trade edition (first printing 77,000 copies plus 18,620 copies printed in Australia – with appropriate modifications) and the exclusive editions all have the same ISBN
Exclusive to Waterstones (20,000 copies) and Australia (500 copies) with special jacket and ‘The Wise Words of Solomon Cohen’ at end
Exclusive to W.H.Smith (30,000 copies) and Easons (3,000 copies), with bonus scene at end, Dodger goes to Bedlam to see Sweeney Todd. Both the same except for different stickers on jacket). A trade paperback for WHS was planned, with an ISBN 978-0-385-61928-8, but this was cancelled, and only the hbk was issued.
Exclusive to Tesco (25,000 copies), with post cards inside front cover
Exclusive to Asda (6,000 copies), with map of Dodger’s London at end
Exclusive to Waterstones (3,000 copies), specially bound, stamped & numbered, slipcased edition (978-0-857-53229-9). Waterstones also had a free sampler of the opening chapter
Pbk: B-format (with opening pages of Raising Steam, Corgi, 26 September 2013 (978-0-552-56314-7)
Pbk: (with the extra chapter ‘Old Comrades’, visiting Bedlam, Corgi, 26 September 2013 (978-0-552-56315-4)

Large print hbk: ISIS, January 2013 (hbk: 978-0-7531-9150-7; pbk, 978-0-7531-9151-4)

USA: HarperCollins, 25 September 2012 (trade 078-9-06-200949-4; library 978-0-06-200950-0; e-book 978-0-06-219015-4)
Bound ‘galley proofs’: 2,887 copies [these were a straight reprint of the UK text, but the published edition was ‘gently’ Americanised…]
Pbk. Harper, 24 September 2013 (978-0-06-200951-7)
Library hbk of pbk: Turtleback, 2013 (978-0-606-32170-9)

Bulgarian: Arhont Vuzev

Czech: , trs. Jan Kantörek, Talpress

Finnish: Viemärin Valtias, trs. Mika Kivimäki, Karisto, July 2014 (978-951-23-5740-6)

French: Roublard, trs. Patrick Couton, L’Atalante, October 2013 (978-2-84172-650-9)

German: Dunkle halunken, trs. Andreas Brandhorst, ivi/Piper, 17 September 2013 (978-3-492-70301-7)

Hungarian: Cseles, trs. Veronika Farkas, Delta Vision, 9 May 2014 (978-615-5314-82-7)

Polish: Spryciarz z Londynu, trs. Maciej Szymański, Rebis, 2013 (978-83-7510-980-1)

Russian: Финт, trs. C. Aixachevou, Eksmo, 23 September 2015 (978-5-699-84214-8)

Spanish: Perillán, trs. Manu Viciano, Fantascy, July 2014 (978-84-15831-23-5)

 

 Terry Pratchett presents
Dodger’s Guide to London
(with an especial interest in its underbelly . . . ) Based on original notes penned by Jack Dodger himself

With Sue Cook. Illustrated with contemporary illustrations, and drawings by Paul Kidby

UK Hbk: Doubleday 25 November 2013 (978-0-857-53324-1)
Issued in a standard illustrated green cover, and a special edition for WHSmith with a red cover and different cover illustration.

German: Jack Dodgers London Guide, trs. Andreas Brandhorst, Piper, 12 May 2014 (978-3-492-70331-4)

Background illustration © and by courtesy of Paul Kidby