Terry Pratchett: Sourcery


Ooooh, I like this one.

It’s got a “knife to a gun fight” reference (only involving porcupines) and a [literally] kick-ass heroine, takes digs at Aladdin and The Lord of the Rings — especially The Two Towers –, the Four Horsepersons of the Apothe…ca…thingamagig make an appearance, and the Librarian is taking a stand — an important one.  (It would be important.)

Also, it’s safe to say that by book 5, Pratchett had found his Discworld legs once and for all.

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