Here is a list of events that took place in the Century of the Anchovy:
- Tiffany Aching sets out on a quest to stop the elf queen.
- Moist von Lipwig,a former con man, is made Postmaster General of the delapidated Ankh-Morpork Post Office. He also hires golems to deliver the mail. Stanley Howler made Head of Stamps.
- Moist von Lipwig is made Manager of the Ankh-Morpork Mint. He is engaged to Adora Belle Dearheart. Tolliver Groat made postmaster.
- Henry, the Dean of Pentagles at Unseen University, leaves it to become Archchancellor of Brazeneck College.
- Tiffany Aching grows older and starts working as Chalk's only witch. Death of the Baron due to poor health. Tiffany goes to Ankh-Morpork to find Roland. Nac Mac Feegles accused of destroying a pub. Tiffany meets Eskarina Smith.
- Magrat Garlick and Verence II have a daughter who is christened "Esmerelda Margaret (note spelling) of Lancre" by the Omnian priest Mightily Oats