Interesting Times

Interesting Times

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The oldest empire on the Discworld is in turmoil, brought about by the revolutionary treatise "What I Did on My Holidays." Workers are uniting, with nothing to lose but their water buffaloes, and warlords are struggling for power.show more

Product details

  • CD-Audio | 1 pages
  • 106 x 136 x 18mm | 81.65g
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Corgi Audio
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged edition
  • 0552144258
  • 9780552144254

About Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett is one of the most popular authors writing today.He lives behind a keyboard in Wiltshire and says he 'doesn't want to get a life, because it feels as though he's trying to lead three already'.He was appointed OBE in 1998 and his first Discworld novel for children, The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents, was awarded the 2001 Carnegie Medal. i>Interesting Times is the seventeenth novel in his phenomenally successful Discworld series.show more

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"'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'"show more

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The oldest and most inscrutable empire on the Discworld is in turmoil, brought about by the revolutionary treatise What I did on My Holidays. And all that stands in the way of terrible doom for everyone is...Rincewind the Wizard (who can't even spell the word 'wizard'), Cohen the barbarian hero (five feet tall in his surgical sandals) - and a very special butterfly. THE SEVENTEENTH HILARIOUS BESTSELLER IN THE DISCWORLD SERIES Tony Robinson, successful writer, actor and documentary-maker. Star of radio, TV and theatre. Well-known for the popular TV series Time Team and his roles as the Sheriff of Nottingham in Maid Marion and Her Merry Men and Baldrick in Blackadder. Abridged, running time approximately 3 hoursshow more

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