The Light Fantastic

The Light Fantastic : (Discworld Novel 2)

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'What shall we do?' said Twoflower. 'Panic?' said Rincewind hopefully. He always held that panic was the best means of survival. As it moves towards a seemingly inevitable collision with a malevolent red star, the Discworld could do with a hero. What it doesn't need is a singularly inept and cowardly wizard, still recovering from the trauma of falling off the edge of the world, or a well-meaning tourist and his luggage which has a mind (and legs) of its own. Which is a shame because that's all there more

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  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 128 x 200 x 20mm | 199.58g
  • Transworld Publishers Ltd
  • Corgi Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 055216660X
  • 9780552166607
  • 29,432

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"He is a satirist of enormous talent..Incredibly funny, compulsively readable" * The Times * "He would be amusing in any form and his spectacular inventiveness makes the Discworld series one of the perennial joys of modern fiction" * Daily Mail * "Pure fantastic delight" * Time Out *show more

About Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett was the acclaimed creator of the global bestselling Discworld series, the first of which, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983. In all, he was the author of over fifty bestselling books. His novels have been widely adapted for stage and screen, and he was the winner of multiple prizes, including the Carnegie Medal, as well as being awarded a knighthood for services to literature. He died in March more

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"He is a satirist of enormous talent..Incredibly funny, compulsively readable"show more

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