Interesting Times by Terry PratchettInteresting Times by Terry Pratchett

Interesting Times

byTerry Pratchett

Mass Market Paperback | May 1, 1996

Book 17 of 41 
Discworld series

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The oldest and most inscrutable empire on the Discworld is in turmoil, brought about by the revolutionary treatise WHAT I DID ON MY HOLIDAYS.  Workers are uniting, with nothing to lose but their water bufffaloes.  War (and Clancy) are spreading throughout the ancienct cities.

And all that stands in the way of terrible doom for everyone is:

Rincewind the Wizard, who can't even spell the word 'wizard'...

Cohen the barbarian hero, five foot tall in his surgical sandals, who has had a lifetime's experience of not dying...

...and a very SPECIAL butterfly.
SIR TERRY PRATCHETT is one of the most popular authors writing today. He lives behind a keyboard in Wiltshire and says he 'doesn't want to get a life, because it feels as though he's trying to lead three already'. He was appointed OBE in 1998. His first Discworld novel for children, The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents, was awa...
Title:Interesting TimesFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:7 × 4.32 × 0.89 inPublished:May 1, 1996Publisher:Transworld

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ISBN - 10:0552142352

ISBN - 13:9780552142359

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Rated 3 out of 5 by from Not the best in the Rincewind series but still good. It picked up in the end more. I was hoping more was going to be made of the Luggage and his cohorts but it didn't seem to go anywhere. Maybe that's saved for the next one?
Date published: 2017-06-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love Terry Pratchett There is not another author out there that delivers such a perfect and entertaining story every single time as Terry Pratchett. This book is another example of how amazing a writer he is.
Date published: 2017-05-18
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Not my bowl of rice Rincewind is not one of my favourite characters in the Discworld I am afraid. There is something that puts me off really enjoying books containing him. Still the book does have some good bits and most Terry Pratchett fans will enjoy this book.
Date published: 2015-08-05

Editorial Reviews

• "This spinner of crazy science-fiction tales is a very sophisticated jester." --The Times

 • "Cracking dialogue, compelling illogic and unchained whimsy... Pratchett has a subject and a style that is very much his own." --The Sunday Times