Tag Archives: Terry Pratchett

The Witch’s Vacuum Cleaner by Terry Pratchett

Published by Doubleday’s Children’s 25th August 2016 Synopsis Poor Mr Swimble is having a bad day. Rabbits are bouncing out of his hat, pigeons are flying out of his jacket and every time he points his finger, something magically appears … Continue reading

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A Slip of the Keyboard: Collected non-fiction by Terry Pratchett

Synopsis Terry Pratchett has earned a place in the hearts of readers the world over with his bestselling Discworld series – but in recent years he has become equally well-known and respected as an outspoken campaigner for causes including Alzheimer’s … Continue reading

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My Favourite Authors

Every book lover has a favourite author or 10, I love to see who other readers love and why, this gives me the incentive to go out and read books by those authors, books that I might never have picked … Continue reading

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The Amazing Maurice and his educated rodents by Terry Pratchett

Synopsis Every town on Discworld knows the stories about rats and pipers, and Maurice – a streetwise tomcat – leads a band of educated ratty friends (and a stupid kid) on a nice little earner. Piper plus rats equals lots … Continue reading

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