IShallWearMidnight

The fourth Tiffany Aching novel

and the thirty-eighth novel in the Discworld Series

Illustrated by Paul Kidby

Winner of the 2010 Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy (SFWA)

UK hbk: Doubleday, 2 September 2010 (978-0-385-61107-7)
Bookproofs: 153 copies
Issued in the following formats
1) Standard edition
2) Collectors’s edition (for Amazon) limited to 2500 copies, with additional treatise by Jacqueline Simpson on the folklore in the book, an extra illustration by Paul Kidby (on opening page), special binding, in slipcase, (978-0-875-75022-6)
3) 350 copies sold and signed at midnight at Waterstones Piccadilly, with ‘Free limited edition print’ at end of book, title page signed by TP and stamped ‘Signed at midnight’ and ‘official signature’.
4) In November 2010 about 3,000 copies were issued with dustjackets having the jacket design printed over a mosaic of Facebook members’ portraits, described as a ‘SPECIAL FANS’ COVER FEATURING PHOTOS OF OVER 2000 FANS’. The jacket alone has a different ISBN – 978-0-857-53056-1.
4) Trade paperback: Doubleday, 2 September 2010 (978-0-385-61796-3)
New hbk edition with Paul Kidby cover: Doubleday, 25 May 2017 (978-0-857-53548-1)

Large print: Isis, 2010 (hbk: 978-0-7531-8770-8; pbk: 978-0-7531-8771-5 pbk)

Massmarket: Corgi, 9 June 2011 (978-0-552-55559-3)
B format: Corgi (black/gold cover) 1 September 2011 (978-0-552-16411-5)
B format: Corgi (Kidby cover), 7 June 2012 (978-0-552-16605-8) This contained the first chapter of Dodger and of The Long Earth at the end.
New pbk with cover and illustrations by Laura Ellen Andresen: Corgi, 25 May 2017 (978-0-552-57633-8)

 

USA hbk: HarperCollins, 28 September 2010, (trade 978-0-06-143304-7; Library binding: 978-0-06-143305-4)
Advance Reader’s Edition:
Book club: Bookspan

Pbk: Harper, 28 September 2011 (978-0-06-143306-1)

Bulgarian: Bчерно като полунощ, trs. Katia Ancheva, Arkhont-B Ood, 2013 (978-954-422-102-7)

Chinese [mainland] : Dook

Czech: Obléknu si Půlnoc, trs. Jan Kantörek, Talpress, 2011 (978-80-7197-428-4)

Dutch: Ik ga in Middernacht, trs. Venugopalan Ittekot, Boekerij, 2012 (978-90-225-5997-0)

Estonian: Ma kannan keskööd, trs. Allan Eichenbaum, Varrak, December 2011 (978-9985-3-2427-1)

Finnish: Keskiyö ylläni, trs. Mika Kivimäki, Karisto, August 2011 (978-951-23-5368-2)

French: Je-m’habillerai de nuit, trs. … L’Atalante, 21 April 2011 (978-2-84172-541-0)

German: Das Mitternachtskleid, trs. Regina Rawlinson, Manhattan, 23 May 2011 (978-3-442-54638-1)
Pbk: Goldmann,17 December 2012 (978-3-442-47870-5)

Hebrew: אלבש חצות ליל, trs.   , Kidmat Eden, 2011, (03-5279275)
Winner of the 2011 Geffen Award for the Best Translated Fantasy Book

Polish: W Północ się Odzieję, trs. Piotr W. Choleva, Prószyński i S-ka, ?May 2011 (978-83-7648-709-0)

Russian: Eksmo [not yet published]

Spanish: Me Vestiré de Medianoche, trs. Manu Viciano, Fantascy, 13 September 2013 (978-84-15831-03-7)

Turkish: Geceye bürüneceğim, trs. Niran Elçi, Tudem, February 2012 (978-9944-69-658-6)
To be republished by Delidolu/Tudem in March 2017

Background illustration © and by courtesy of Paul Kidby