wurdnurd, February 18, 2010 (view all comments by wurdnurd)
Such a masterful beginning to a highly-developed, fully-evolved universe. Considering the complicated interaction among the characters, this entrée into Discworld gives proper glimpses and hints at future insights that don’t muddle the plot or confuse the reader with unnecessary tangents.
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ragruger1022, October 17, 2008 (view all comments by ragruger1022)
Here are your keys to the book that started it all. Here is sci-fi fantasy meeting satire heads up. It does not really matter where you take up the Disc World stories at, but why not at the beginning? Enjoy!
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