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A tale of Old London Town

Advantages: A very entertaining and humorous read.
Disadvantages: Nothing I have found but some may be put off by the fantasy label.

Sir Terry wanted to write a story set in Victorian London and here it is. We are treated to a memorable list of characters some of whom actually did live in our world and of course some who didn't. Of those who did Sir Terry has stated that he may have ha ...

Coloneljohn 08.10.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Dodger - Terry Pratchett

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An Artful History Lesson

Advantages: It's a Pratchett! Fun, frivolous, with grains of 24 carat truth
Disadvantages: None - except for those strange individuals for whom "It's a Pratchett" is a downside.

I've long thought that much of the joy of Terry Pratchett's adult works lay in their very derivativeness. Of course, being derivative is a sin. It is second cousin to plagiarism and therefore (obviously) just as guilty. Or so you might think if you tak ...

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Review of Dodger - Terry Pratchett

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Victorian London Pratchett Syle

Advantages: Very Readable Ideal Train Journey Fun Book
Disadvantages: None that I can see

Only Terry Pratchett could combine such fantastic satire and humor in one story. He transports the reader to early Victorian London, to it's sewers and backstreets. Here we meet Dodger, A “knight in soaking armour”, instantly loveable, instantly the hero ...

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Dodger - Terry Pratchett at his Best

Advantages: A really good read
Disadvantages: None

Set in Dickensian England, Terry Pratchett takes us to new territory with "Dodger". Mr Pratchett makes the point that it is fiction, not a history book, so don't look at dates too closely. But he really makes this period of history come alive. Any notions ...

John-Morgan 23.01.2013 · Read full review
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A New World Explored

Advantages: Absolute must read :-) cant put it down
Disadvantages: Absolute must read :-) cant put it down haha thats the problem

The Malloreon is the final epic series in a long line of epics. The characters in this series have been lovingly nurtured from birth to this point in thier lives by and author who takes great pride in the books he produces. This can clearly be seen in t ...

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Review of Demon Lord of Karanda (Mallorean Book 3) - David Eddings

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