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Witches abroad (Discworld Novel 12) - Terry Pratchett
Witches abroad (Discworld Novel 12)
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'Things have to come to an end, see. That's how it works when you turn the world into stories. You should never have done that. You shouldn't treat people like they was characters, like they was things. But if you do, then you've got to know where the story ends.'It seemed an easy job... After... show more
'Things have to come to an end, see. That's how it works when you turn the world into stories. You should never have done that. You shouldn't treat people like they was characters, like they was things. But if you do, then you've got to know where the story ends.'It seemed an easy job... After all, how difficult could it be to make sure that a servant girl doesn't marry a prince? Quite hard, actually, even for the witches Granny Weatherwax, Nanny Ogg and Magrat Garlick. That's the problem with real life - it tends to get in the way of a good story, and a good story is hard to resist. Servant girls have to marry the prince. That's what life is all about. You can't fight a Happy Ending, especially when it comes with glass slippers and a Fairy Godmother who has made Destiny an offer it can't refuse.At least - up until now...
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Format: ebook
ISBN: 9781407034805 (1407034804)
Publisher: Transworld Digital
Pages no: 368
Edition language: English
Series: Discworld (#12)
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Murder by Death
Murder by Death rated it
4.0 Witches Abroad (Discworld)
An excellent riff on fairy tales. I'm not actually sure what to say about it beyond that. If you've read any of the discworld books, this one won't disappoint you. I listened to the audiobook, and Nigel Planer did an excellent job, though I disliked his Magrat and Ella choices; his voices for ...
Murder by Death
Murder by Death rated it
4.0 Witches Abroad (Discworld)
An excellent riff on fairy tales. I'm not actually sure what to say about it beyond that. If you've read any of the discworld books, this one won't disappoint you. I listened to the audiobook, and Nigel Planer did an excellent job, though I disliked his Magrat and Ella choices; his voices for ...
Portable Mistletoe
Portable Mistletoe rated it
4.0 Witches Abroad ★★★★☆
More fun with Granny Weatherwax & friends as they travel to foreign parts to stop a fairy godmother from making people have happily ever afters, whether it’s wanted or not. Loved it. Previous Updates: http://sheric.booklikes.com/post/1489877/witches-abroad-progress-50-350-pg http://sheric.booklik...
BrokenTune
BrokenTune rated it
3.5 Witches Abroad
‘We’re her godmothers,’ said Granny. ‘That’s right,’ said Nanny Ogg. ‘We’ve got a wand, too,’ said Magrat. ‘But you hate godmothers, Mistress Weatherwax,’ said Mrs Gogol. ‘We’re the other kind,’ said Granny. ‘We’re the kind that gives people what they know they really need, not what we think the...
YouKneeK
YouKneeK rated it
4.0 Review: Witches Abroad (Discworld Book 13 of 53ish)
This is the third book in the Witches subseries of Discworld. The last time I enjoyed a Discworld book this much was when I read the second Witches book, Wyrd Sisters. I’m not sure if I’m far enough into Discworld to proclaim my favorite subseries yet, but Witches is the top contender. As with th...
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