Something is amiss at Unseen Unversity, Ankh-Morpork's most prestigious (i.e., only) institution of higher learning. A professor is missing--but a search party is on the way! A bevy of senior wizards will follow the trail wherever it leads--even to ...
s--even to the other side of Discworld, where the Last Continent, Fourecks, is under construction. Imagine a magical land where rain is but a myth and the ordinary is strange and the past and present run side by side. experience the terror as you encounter a Mad Dwarf, the Peach Butt, and the dreaded Meat Pie Floater.
Feel the passion as the denizens of the Last Continent learn what happens when rain falls and the rivers fill with water (it spoils regattas, for one thing). Thrill to the promise of next year's regatta, in remote, rustic Didjabringabeeralong. It'll be asolutely gujeroo (no worries).
Well... this is one of the rare pratchett books that took me more than 3 days to read. Bad sign. It's a parody of the Australian continent and surely not a funny one... probably because there isn't so much in Australia so I guess it's hard to get
..." good material to work with. Not even rincewind helps... boring and repetitive. Nice book but nothing moreContinua...Nascondi
Rincewind books will never be among my favourite discworld books (in fact, I'm starting to think that Discworld fans could be divided between Rincewind fans and Vimes fans...). The Last Continent is pretty interesting in the parts with the Wizards
..." on Mono Island, and even some of the Rincewind parts are not SO terrible, but it's still a mediocre book.Continua...Nascondi