A Blink of the Screen: Collected Short Fiction
Publish date: October 10th 2013
Pages no: 368
Edition language: English
Series: Discworld 2 (#10)
4.5 stars. Stories about evenly split around there. 5 stories include the Dickensian tale of a Nightmare Christmas and the one about Granny Weatherwax. And the Chaucerian tale of hitchikers on the road to Glastonbury told in verse that's thrillingly reminiscent of Middle English rhythms, though very...
I quite enjoyed it (except for all the Kirby art, which I don't care for). Recommended for the completist.Library copy
For me, A Blink of the Screen was a venture into nostalgia. It starts at the very beginning of Pratchett’s published writing career, which, as it turns out, was when he was 13 years old. “The Hades Business,” which involves the Devil hiring an image consultant, demonstrates that while Thirteen-Year-...
Disclaimer: ARC via Netgalley, but I received the approval notice the same day that my brought physical copy arrived in the mail. One of the greatest literary sins in today’s world, as far as I’m concerned, is that Terry Pratchett never won the Booker or the Nobel . He should have...
Wonderful short stories. Very old short stories that fans would like. Only half way through it but I really like it. What it is, is thrown together his already published works in magazine and put it together in a book. What we got, is a treat. Most stories I like, and it kind of see the comp...
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