Making Money

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Making Money
Making Money 2023 cover
2023 Penguin paperback, cover design by Leo Nickolls
AuthorTerry Pratchett
Audio read byTony Robinson (Corgi)
Stephen Briggs (Isis)
Richard Coyle (Penguin)
Cover artistPaul Kidby
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Sub-seriesMoist von Lipwig
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Preceded byWintersmith 
Followed byUnseen Academicals 

Making Money is the thirty-sixth Discworld novel, and the second to star reformed con man Moist von Lipwig, who this time must revitalise the Royal Bank and Mint of Ankh-Morpork.


Whoever said you can't fool an honest man wasn't one.

The Royal Bank is facing a crisis, and it’s time for a change of management.

There are a few problems that may arise with the job... The Chief Cashier is almost certainly a vampire – there's something nameless in the cellar and it turns out that the Royal Mint runs at a loss. Meanwhile, people actually want to know where the money’s gone. It's a job for life.

But, as former con-man Moist von Lipwig is learning, that life is not necessarily a long one.

He’s about to be exposed as a fraud, but if he’s lucky the Assassins’ Guild might get him first. In fact, a lot of people want him dead. Everywhere he looks he's making enemies.

Oh. And every day he has to take the Chairman for walkies.

Podcast episodes

Major appearances

These are episodes primarily devoted to discussing this book.

Date Show Episode External link
2020-09-10 Radio Morpork “The Financial Times They Are A-Changin’”
2021-10-24 Desert Island Discworld “Cory Doctorow and Making Money”
2021-08-15 The Death of Podcasts “Making Money”
2022-02-28 Wyrd Sisters “Making Money”
2023-01-30 The Compleat Discography “Making Money”
2024-02-05 The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret “Wide Sandwiches, Glandular Tripe” (1/3)
2024-02-14 The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret “Bacchanalian Hysterical Dancers” (2/3)
2024-02-19 The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret “Encustarded Fate” (3/3)

Other appearances

To be added.


External links