Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novels are amazing, but which one should you start with? Here’s a handy flowchart to help you! [Source: goddamnshinyrock] Please note that Geeks are Sexy might get a small commission from qualifying purchases done through our posts (as an Amazon associate or a member of other affiliate programs.) The post Which Discworld Novel Should I Start With: The Flowchart appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
This is how you see the tattoo if you're looking at me. I had to get a Terry Pratchett tattoo--I've loved his books for so long and have read all of them at least twice. Some six or seven times. I identify more strongly with Granny Weatherwax and Sam Vimes than any other characters in literature. Maybe the next one will have a Vimes reference.
The BBC has just reported that Terry Pratchett has died at sixty-six. Pratchett wrote more than seventy books, most of them part of his Discworld series: satirical, philosophical fantasy novels that earned him a wide readership, sometimes at the expense of the critical attention his work merits. “Terry Pratchett is not one to go gentle […]
Getting the bird! Sir Terry Pratchett with starlings at the £4.4m Secret World Wildlife Teaching Hospital appeal launch. Photographer: Fran Stothard. Date: 31/01/12 Copyright: Northcliffe Media. ----- Secret World's work has never been more vital. We are the West Country's only 24-hour wildlife rescue service and a key source of wildlife education for the public. At a time when more and more of Britain's wildlife is becoming endangered and when even children are losing touch with nature…