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Towards the end of the line

Advantages: The fortieth in a superb series
Disadvantages: Only one final instalment to come

“It is often said that before you die your life passes before your eyes. It is in fact true. It's called living.” (Terry Pratchett) The late Terry Pratchett Those facing terminal illnesses are routinely described as “brave” no matter how they a ...

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Review of Raising Steam - Terry Pratchett

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Chuffing along!

Advantages: A chuffing good, entertaining read.
Disadvantages: Nothing, but it will not appeal to some.

Raising steam is the 40th Discworld novel. The promotional material says this: "To the consternation of the patrician, Lord Vetinari, a new invention has arrived in Ankh-Morpork - a great clanging monster of a machine that harnesses the power of all ...

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Not The Best of Pratchett

Advantages: Brings back some old favourites, has a powerful message
Disadvantages: Not Pratchett's best work, too many main characters spoils it a bit

Raising Steam Published in 2013, Raising Steam is the latest novel in Terry Pratchett's famous and long-running Discworld series. With the publication of this book Pratchett is now up to 40 Discworld books, and that leaves out all the young adult books a ...

MentalSarcasm 16.03.2014 · Read full review
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Red Star Rising

Advantages: Discworld humour
Disadvantages: None

Following the death of my most beloved author ever, I undertook in tribute to re-read all of his books again, and to catch up on those that have somehow passed me by. Because the Discworld is where I came in that is where I am starting. I'm also thinkin ...

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The Light Fantastic - Terry Pratchett

Advantages: It's a Discworld book, it's ace
Disadvantages: He tries a bit of horror near the end, oops.

... Introduction This is book 2 of the Discworld series by Terry Pratchett. For those that have never heard of Discworld, the Disc in question is a planet that lies on the back of four giant elephants which are transported through space by standing ...

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