I have spent today trying different ways to review this book.
A straightforward unbiased critique of a young adult's fantasy story?
A potted history of my relationship with the books of this author?
Perhaps a tribute to the writer who has spent over 30 years of giving me a world to wonder over?
I can't do the first of these and do justice to the others. In fact let's make this simple...
Not an option.
So I'm warning you now. If you want to read a scathing review, I'm not going to be able to do it. I don't mean that as a challenge or some sort of belligerent fist-shaking rant either, I'm just stating a fact.
This is the last Discworld book. But you already knew that. I would go as far as to suggest that for...Read more