The Light Fantastic: A Novel of Discworld

If you love action and adventure books, this book The Light Fantastic: A Novel of Discworld is difinitely for you! The book is in the Humor, genre(s) and is filled with amazing Witches & Wizards, characters that you’ll enjoy! Terry Pratchett does a fantastic job at world building and you’ll find the characters realistic with their own personalities – you’ll either learn to love or hate! There are 293 pages and is published by HarperCollins e-books; Reprint edition (October 13, 2009)! We encourage you to read this summary below and please let us know what you think of the book, The Light Fantastic: A Novel of Discworld!

Summary:

Terry Pratchett's profoundly irreverent, bestselling novels have garnered him a revered position in the halls of parody next to the likes of Mark Twain, Kurt Vonnegut, Douglas Adams, and Carl Hiaasen.

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.

Review "UNADULTERATED FUN.... WITTY, FREQUENTLY HILARIOUS".-- San Francisco Chronicle --This text refers to the paperback edition. From the Back Cover Terry Pratchett's profoundly irreverent novels, consistent number one bestsellers in England, have garnered him a revered position in the halls of parody along with Mark Twain, Kurt Vonnegut, Douglas Adams, and Carl Hiaasen.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.... --This text refers to the paperback edition. About the Author Sir Terry Pratchett was the internationally bestselling author of more than thirty books, including his phenomenally successful Discworld series. His young adult novel, The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents, won the Carnegie Medal, and Where's My Cow?, his Discworld book for “readers of all ages,” was a New York Times bestseller. His novels have sold more than seventy five million (give or take a few million) copies worldwide. Named an Officer of the British Empire “for services to literature,” Pratchett lived in England. He died in 2015 at the age of sixty-six. --This text refers to the paperback edition. From AudioFile Part of Pratchett's famous and comic Discworld saga and sequel to The Colour of Magic. Planer is confronted by a variety of eccentric characters and with brilliant flair he brings them off well. Great stuff. D.W. (c)AudioFile, Portland, Maine --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition. From The Washington Post "For lighthearted escape with a thoughtful center, you can't do better than...Any...Discworld novel." --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition. Read more

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