The latest in Terry Pratchett's series about the fantasy Discworld. The world's main city is under attack from a giant fire-breathing dragon and Captain Vimes is assigned to capture it. The preceding stories include "Pyramids", "Wyrd Sisters", "Sourcery", "Mort" and "Equal Rites".
Terry Pratchett is the acclaimed creator of the global bestselling Discworld series, the first of which, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983. In all, he is the author of fifty bestselling books. His novels have been widely adapted for stage and screen, and he is the winner of multiple prizes, including the Carnegie Medal, as well as being awarded a knighthood for services to literature. Worldwide sales of his books now stand at 70 million, and they have been translated into thirty-seven languages.
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