• "'Like reading Tolkien but with gags - and good gags too'"

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    'The great Terry Pratchett, whose wit is metaphysical, who creates an energetic and lively secondary world, who has a multifarious genius for strong parody ... who deals with death with startling originality. Who writes amazing sentences'


    A.S. Byatt, New York Times
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    'His spectacular inventiveness makes the Discworld series one of the perennial joys of modern fiction'


    Mail on Sunday
  • "'The work of a prolific humorist at his best'"

  • "'Like most true originals, Pratchett defies categorisation...Deliciously and amiably dotty...Driven by Swiftian logic and equally intellectually inventive'"

    The Times