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The Color of Magic: A Novel of Discworld - Terry Pratchett
The Color of Magic: A Novel of Discworld
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The beginning of the hilarious and irreverent series that has more than 80 million copies worldwide, The Color of Magic is where we meet tourist Twoflower and wizard guide Ricewind, and follow them on their always-bizarre journeys.A writer who has been compared to Mark Twain, Kurt Vonnegut, and... show more
The beginning of the hilarious and irreverent series that has more than 80 million copies worldwide, The Color of Magic is where we meet tourist Twoflower and wizard guide Ricewind, and follow them on their always-bizarre journeys.A writer who has been compared to Mark Twain, Kurt Vonnegut, and Douglas Adams, Sir Terry Pratchett has created a complex, yet zany world filled with a host of unforgettable characters who navigate around a profound fantasy universe, complete with its own set of cultures and rules.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780062225672 (0062225677)
ASIN: 62225677
Publisher: Harper
Pages no: 288
Edition language: English
Category:
Fantasy, Humor
Series: Terry Pratchett's Discworld: The Illustrated Screenplays
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Obsession with words
Obsession with words rated it
4.0 The Color of Magic
Lets see now.....how do I review this book? It is certainly special.... and humorous in a strange sort of way. There´s a lot of adventure and you should be sure to strap on some protective gear. Oh, and be ready for a test at the end. You will be expected to remember how to spell all the names o...
Autumn Lupin Books
Autumn Lupin Books rated it
3.0 The Color of Magic
this was interesting, and I'm definitely looking forward to reading the other Discworld books
YouKneeK
YouKneeK rated it
3.0 Review: The Color of Magic (Discworld Book 1 of 53?!)
This was my first experience with Terry Pratchett, although I’d seen enough comments about Discworld to have a general idea of what to expect. I was skeptical about reading it, because I knew it employs the type of humor that I just don’t seem to properly appreciate, but I was also curious about it...
ELK's Library
ELK's Library rated it
3.5 The Color of Magic
I've read The Color of Magic a total of three times and each time I've rated it differently. The book starts out strong, but near the end it kind of fizzles out. After three readings however, the ending isn’t as much of a letdown as it was previously. It’s not laugh out loud funny, but it is humorou...
Dang Rover: Cover to Cover
Dang Rover: Cover to Cover rated it
3.0 #TheColorofMagic: What am I missing?
I'm not feeling the love for Discworld I was expecting. The color of Magic was weird, and the not-all-that-interesting story wasn't enough to help get me past weird. I'm not giving up though, too many I respect put Terry Pratchett on a pedestal. Plus, I have Wee Free Men ready to go. I hear that o...
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