Marvellous Discworld, which revolves on the backs of four great elephants and a big turtle, spins into Interesting Times
, the 17th outing in Terry Pratchett's rollicking fantasy series. The gods are playing games again, and this time the mysterious Lady opposes Fate in a match of "Destinies of Nations Hanging by a Thread". --Blaise Selby
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"This spinner of crazy science-fiction tales is a very sophisticated jester" (The Times
"Cracking dialogue, compelling illogic and unchained whimsy... Pratchett has a subject and a style that is very much his own" (The Sunday Times
"Imagine a collision between Jonathan Swift at his most scatalogically-minded and J.R.R Tolkein on speed... This total mess of - I suppose - a novel, is the joyous outcome" (Daily Telegraph
"Funny, delightfully inventive, and refuses to lie down in its genre" (Observer
"Like Dickens, much of Pratchett's appeal lies in his humanism, both in a sentimental regard for his characters' good fortune, and in that his writing is generous-spirited and inclusive" (Guardian