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Moving Pictures (Discworld #10)

Moving Pictures (Discworld #10)

Author: Terry Pratchett
Series: Discworld Novels Ser.
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Discworld's pesky alchemists are up to their old tricks again. This time, they've discovered how to get gold from silver -- the silver screen that is. Hearing the siren call of Holy Wood is one Victor Tugelbend, a would-be wizard turned extra. He can't sing, he can't dance, but he can handle a sword (sort of), and now he wants to be a star. So does Theda Withel, an ambitious ing nue from a little town (where else?) you've probably never heard of.

But the click click of moving pictures isn't just stirring up dreams inside Discworld. Holy Wood's magic is drifting out into the boundaries of the universes, where raw realities, the could-have-beens, the might-bes, the never-weres, the wild ideas are beginning to ferment into a really stinky brew. It's up to Victor and Gaspode the Wonder Dog (a star if ever one was born ) to rein in the chaos and bring order back to a starstruck Discworld. And they're definitely not ready for their close-up

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The ninth Discworld novel.
Author description
Terry Pratchett is the acclaimed creator of the global bestselling Discworld series, the first of which, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983. In all, he is the author of fifty bestselling books. His novels have been widely adapted for stage and screen, and he is the winner of multiple prizes, including the Carnegie Medal and the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for comic fiction, as well as being awarded a knighthood for services to literature. Worldwide sales of his books now stand at 70 million, and they have been translated into thirty-seven languages.
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General Fields

  • : 9780552166676
  • : Transworld Publishers Limited
  • : Corgi
  • : October 2012
  • : 198mm X 127mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : December 2012
  • : books

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  • : 400
  • : 823/.914
  • : English
  • : 1
  • : Paperback
  • : Terry Pratchett