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Yes, this was very good. Going Postal describes the invention and proliferation of postage stamps loved it and Making Moneydepicts the creation of paper money to replace gold also very good. Related “Modernization” some say “Industrialization” books: The story itself held my interest really well.
Going Postal by Terry Pratchett
Lots of digs at corporations, lotteries, and just life. Some books I loved, some bored me to tears, one I didn’t finish. Published September 27th by HarperTorch first published Apart from, say, the average voter. But whereas Adams’ plotlines can be meandering and perhaps secondary to his constant seeking of the absurd, Pratchett’s were elaborately coiled, well-paced, and compelling, and his characters, amusing and strange as they often were, had a certain sincerity that kept me interested in their welfare.
I would really recommend this as a good starting point cargas get into the series.
Discworld is a large world consisting of more than 40 books, many of which take place in the city of Ankh-Morpork as does this one. Most of these books are standalones or series that all take place in the same universe.
I’m not usually a big fan of humor, though I am a fan of satire, and I hate puns, but Pratchett’s puns actually made me laugh. Sir Terry Pratchett sold his first story when he was thirteen, which earned him enough money to buy a second-hand typewriter. I ate this book up and bought copy of “Guards, Guards” before I finished. In that silence, Moist tried out a variety of responses, from “Pull the other one, it’s got bells on” to “That’s impossible”, and decided they all sounded stupid.
It has a year prologue, a 1 month prologue, and then introduces Moist and his situation. Most of these books are standalones or series that all carttas …more Not really. These are all minor quibbles and didn’t detract from this book. Terry worked for many years as a journalist and press officer, writing in his spare time and publishing a number of novels, carras his first Discworld novel, The Color of Magicin The characters are great with some witty dialogue and scenarios and some of the set-pieces where great.
By all rights, Moist should have met his maker. Going Postal Discworld 33 by Terry Pratchett. Discworld 1 – 10 of 41 books. Open Ptatchett See a Problem? Actually, I suppose I read a bunch of the Harry Potters in the interim, but in some ways that felt more like keeping up with pop culture than reading actual fantasy.
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I’ve never been a big fan of those. While I use e-mail and sometimes text messages, I still enjoy writing and receiving old-fashioned paper letters. This one includes two things I have soft spots for: Jun 03, BlackOxford rated it it was amazing Shelves: Oct 29, Sarah rated it it was amazing Shelves: Samozrejme je to Lord Vetinari. The suspense is primarily wrapped around the clacks towers, semaphores, telegraphs.
Books by Terry Pratchett. View all 13 comments. Highly recommended, especially to Pratchett fans who think Discworld has gotten a little stale.
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In some of the later novels I was getting ej of a reused-joke feeling, and while it was still pretty funny, all the depth was gone. Jan 04, Laura rated it it was amazing Shelves: