Latest reviews in Fantasy Books »

We Won't Get Fooled Again

Advantages: It's got the Witches in it
Disadvantages: It's the last one.

Having committed to re-read the whole collection in honour of the author there is an argument for saying I should have held off this one, saved it until the endÖ especially as it had leaked that one of the ends in the book is that of my favourite characte ...

hiker 30.09.2015 ∑ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of The Shepherd's Crown - Terry Pratchett

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

And so it begins... with a Wizard and a Tourist, and The Luggage

Advantages: A fun-filled intro to the legend that will grow into Sir Terry's legacy
Disadvantages: None - unless you've no sense of humour

...Terry Pratchett died a few days ago. I am more upset than anyone should ever be about the passing of someone they never met, but Pratchett has been the source of humour and refreshment and restoration of my soul and sanity for the last 20 years... so may ...

hiker 29.03.2015 ∑ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
Review of The Colour of Magic - Terry Pratchett

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

The Colour of Magic - Terry Pratchett

Advantages: It all started here, and it's bloody brilliant!
Disadvantages: Not everyone's cup of tea, BUT IT SHOULD BE!

... Introduction Iím slowly but surely making my way back through all the Terry Pratchett books I own, and Iíll be posting reviews about them on here in the hope of getting more people into someone that I think was THE master storyteller. He passed a ...

StewwyB 16.05.2015 ∑ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
Review of The Colour of Magic - Terry Pratchett

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

Troubled Travelers Take on the Discworld

Advantages: crazy, hilarious, highly entertaining
Disadvantages: nearly had to change my pants

..."In a distant and second-hand set of dimensions, in an astral plane that was never meant to fly, the curling stars waver and part...See...Great A'Tuin the turtle comes, swimming slowly through the interstellar gulf, hydrogen frost on his ponderous limbs, ...

Entwife 29.05.2007 ∑ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of The Colour of Magic - Terry Pratchett

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...

Masterfully Magic - The Colour of Magic

Advantages: Magical characters, great story, great humour
Disadvantages: None that I can think of

Before I start, I just have to say that Pratchett is one of my all time favourite authorís, and so it is going to be hard for me to write a thoroughly unbiased. However, this is a user review and so I will attempt to tell of how this book made Pratchett, ...

Darko3B 23.11.2009 ∑ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of The Colour of Magic - Terry Pratchett

Would you read it again?

Story

Characters

Readability

How does it compare to ...

How does it compare to ...