There was an eighth son of an eighth son. He was, quite naturally, a wizard. And there it should have ended. However (for reasons we'd better not go into), he had seven sons. And then he had an eighth son...a wizard squared...a source of ...
magic...a Sourcerer.SOURCERY SEES THE RETURN OF RINCEWIND AND THE LUGGAGE AS THE DISCWORLD FACES ITS GREATEST-AND FUNNIEST-CHALLENGE YET.
Number of pages: 288
Format: Reinforced cover for schools and libraries
Rincewind is, despite himself, taken in the middle of a new adventure, an End-Of-The-World adventure: sorcery is back in the world and this means an epic magic war, Ice Giants' return, the end of everything. He's with Conina, the beautiful fatal
..." warrior daughter of Cohen, and peculiar characters picked up on the run. The Sorcerer, Coin, is only a boy, but he's guided by his cruel father, living in his stick. Fun.Continua...Nascondi
It starts very similar to Equal Rites, but sadly the main character of the story is not Coin but Rincewind (I'm sorry, I can't stand him >.<).It's kinda weird re-reading the first Discworld novels after having read the later ones: this books are
..."s books are still heavily influenced by pre-existing stories (even though they're far from the almost direct parody that was The Colour of Magic), and while you can see Pratchett's genius in some part, I think he got really, really better with time.
This book is really quotable, though. And it has the first appearance of the concept of knurd ♥Continua...Nascondi