Tag Archives: Discworld

Book Review: The Light Fantastic by Terry Pratchett

In The Light Fantastic only one individual can save the world from a disastrous collision. Unfortunately, the hero happens to be the singularly inept wizard Rincewind, who was last seen falling off the edge of the world… — Goodreads

Book Review: The Color of Magic by Terry Pratchett

This title, which launched the legendary Discworld series, introduces the tourist Twoflower and his wizard guide, Rincewind. Part of a reissue of the first three Discworld books, this novel includes an overview of the fantasy land, with a map, visitor’s guide, and Pratchett crossword puzzle.

Book Review: Pyramids by Terry Pratchett

Review: Pyramids Series: Disc World Author: Terry Pratchett No of Pages: 352 Release Date: July 31st, 2001 Goodreads Synopsis: It’s bad enough being new on the job, but Teppic hasn’t a clue as to what a pharaoh is supposed to do. After all, he’s been trained at Ankh-Morpork’s famed assassins’ school, across the sea from […]

Terry Pratchett

In anticipation of Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter’s upcoming book The Long Earth, coming out June 19, 2012, this month I’m enjoying reading and rereading a few of my Terry Pratchett favorites. Mostly the wonderful and fabulously imaginative Discworld series. But before I continue gushing about how wonderful I think Terry Pratchett’s writing is, I’d […]

Book Review: Guards, Guards Discworld #8 by Terry Pratchett

Review: Guards, Guards Series: Discworld Book 8 Author: terry Pratchett No of Pages: 384 Release Date: July 31st 2001 Terry Pratchett. Need I say more? Well of course I don’t but I will because he’s amazing and I want to tell the world! In Guards, Guards we meet Vimes, soon to be known as “‘His […]