Pyramids (Discworld Book 7)

Read [Terry Pratchett Book] * Pyramids (Discworld Book 7) Online * PDF eBook or Kindle ePUB free. Pyramids (Discworld Book 7) And to top it all off, the adolescent pharaoh discovers deceit, betrayal—not to mention a headstrong handmaiden—at the heart of his realm.Sometimes being a god is no fun at all. Then there are the myriad administrative duties, such as dealing with mad priests, sacred crocodiles, and marching mummies. First, theres the monumental task of building a suitable resting place for Dad -- a pyramid to end all pyramids. Pyramids is the seventh book in the award-winning comic fantasy

Pyramids (Discworld Book 7)

Author :
Rating : 4.16 (743 Votes)
Asin : 0061020656
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 352 Pages
Publish Date : 2014-11-12
Language : English

DESCRIPTION:

And to top it all off, the adolescent pharaoh discovers deceit, betrayal—not to mention a headstrong handmaiden—at the heart of his realm.Sometimes being a god is no fun at all. Then there are the myriad administrative duties, such as dealing with mad priests, sacred crocodiles, and marching mummies. First, there's the monumental task of building a suitable resting place for Dad -- a pyramid to end all pyramids. Pyramids is the seventh book in the award-winning comic fantasy Discworld series by Terry Pratchett.In Pyramids, you'll discover the tale of Teppic, a st

Tolkien on speed'" Daily Telegraph "'Like Dickens, much of Pratchett's appeal lies in his humanism, both in a sentimental regard for his characters' good fortune, and in that his writing is generous-spirited and inclusive'" Guardian . "'As funny as Wodehouse and as witty as Waugh'" Independent "'The best kind of parody - funny and smart and still a good story'" Mail on Sunday "'Imagine a collision between Jonathan Swift at his most scatologically-minded and J.R.R

This is one of Terry Prachett's best books. The plot is often an excuse to This is one of Terry Prachett's best books. The plot is often an excuse to tell jokes. One disappointment is with the kindle edition. One of the mechanisms Terry Prachett uses is to have a sidebar comment notated with a *. The Kindle edition hast the *, but not the sidebar. Very disappointing and I would not recommend the Kindle edition because of it.. David G said This is the first "great" Discworld book--a must read. Just started re-reading the Discworld series. This is the 7th book of the series, and it is the one where Pratchett truly hit his stride. I enjoyed the first few books because they're fun and it was nice to revisit old friends. This book however, floored me. I was simply astounded at how much more developed the characters and writing seemed. Pyramids made me. Another brilliant work by Pratchett - this whole series is amazing James L. Another brilliant work by Pratchett - this whole series is amazing. This is, I think, Book 7 of around 13 or 14? I don't want to reach the end, I don't think I'll find anything else like it! I've heard it said that with his dry wit, comical use of common fantasy tropes, and cunning sideward deconstruction of social norms, Pratchett is to fantasy what Douglas

OTHER BOOK COLLECTION