books by Terry Pratchett
 
 



Suche books:   






  
The Carpet People
Terry Pratchett

Clarion Books, 2013

In the beginning, there was nothing but endless flatness. Then came the Carpet . . . That’s the old story everyone knows and loves. But now the Carpet is home to many different tribes and peoples, and there’s a new story in the making. The story of Fray, sweeping a trail of destruction across the Carpet. The story of power-hungry mouls—and of two brothers who set out on an adventure to end all adventures when their village is flattened. ...
  
  











  



  
Guards! Guards! (Discworld)
Terry Pratchett

Harper, 2013

Welcome to Guards! Guards! , the eighth book in Terry Pratchett’s legendary Discworld series. Long believed extinct, a superb specimen of draco nobilis ("noble dragon" for those who don't understand italics) has appeared in Discworld's greatest city. Not only does this unwelcome visitor have a nasty habit of charbroiling everything in its path, in rather short order it is crowned King (it is a noble dragon, after all...). How did it get ...
  
  











  



  
Mort (Discworld)
Terry Pratchett

Harper, 2013

New York Times bestselling author Sir Terry Pratchett makes Death a central character in Mort , his fourth sojourn to Discworld, the fantasy cosmos where even the angel of darkness needs some assistance.  When inept, but well-intentioned Mort gets only one offer for an apprenticeship—with Death—he can’t exactly turn it down. But Mort finds that being Death’s right-hand man isn’t as bad as it seems—until he falls back to his old, ...
  
  











  



  
Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett

HarperTorch, 2006

According to The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter , Witch (the world's only completely accurate book of prophecies, written in 1655, before she exploded), the world will end on a Saturday. Next Saturday, in fact. Just before dinner. So the armies of Good and Evil are amassing, Atlantis is rising, frogs are falling, tempers are flaring. Everything appears to be going according to Divine Plan. Except a somewhat fussy angel and a ...
  
  











  



  
Raising Steam (Discworld)
Terry Pratchett

Doubleday, 2014

A  NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Steam is rising over Discworld, driven by Mister Simnel, the man with a flat cap and a sliding rule. He has produced a great clanging monster of a machine that harnesses the power of all of the elements—earth, air, fire, and water—and it’s soon drawing astonished crowds.      To the consternation of Ankh-Morpork’s formidable Patrician, Lord Vetinari, no one is in charge of this new invention. This ...
  
  











  



  
The Color of Magic (Discworld)
Terry Pratchett

Harper, 2013

The beginning of the hilarious and irreverent series that has more than 80 million copies worldwide, The Color of Magic is where we meet tourist Twoflower and wizard guide Ricewind, and follow them on their always-bizarre journeys. A writer who has been compared to Mark Twain, Kurt Vonnegut, and Douglas Adams, Sir Terry Pratchett has created a complex, yet zany world filled with a host of unforgettable characters who navigate around a ...
  
  











  



  
Dragons at Crumbling Castle: And Other Tales
Terry Pratchett

Clarion Books, 2015

This never-before-published collection of fourteen funny and inventive tales by acclaimed author Sir Terry Pratchett features a memorable cast of inept wizards, sensible heroes, and unusually adventuresome tortoises.   Including more than one hundred black-and-white illustrations, the appealingly designed book celebrates Pratchett’s inimitable wordplay and irreverent approach to the conventions of storytelling. These accessible and ...
  
  











  



  
The Long Mars: A Novel (Long Earth)
Terry Pratchett, Stephen Baxter

Harper, 2014

The third novel in Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter’s “Long Earth” series, which Io9 calls “a brilliant science fiction collaboration.” 2040-2045: In the years after the cataclysmic Yellowstone eruption there is massive economic dislocation as populations flee Datum Earth to myriad Long Earth worlds. Sally, Joshua, and Lobsang are all involved in this perilous rescue work when, out of the blue, Sally is contacted by her ...
  
  











  



  
A Slip of the Keyboard: Collected Nonfiction
Terry Pratchett

Doubleday, 2014

Terry Pratchett has won the hearts and minds of readers around the globe with his bestselling Discworld series of novels. But what his many fans may not realize is that he has been writing nonfiction throughout his career. Some of it relates to Discworld, of course, but much of it—especially in recent years—is part of his outspoken campaigns for causes such as Alzheimer‘s research and animal rights. A Slip of the Keyboard is the ...
  
  











  



  
The Wee Free Men (Discworld)
Terry Pratchett

HarperCollins, 2006

A nightmarish danger threatens from the other side of reality . . . Armed with only a frying pan and her common sense, young witch-to-be Tiffany Aching must defend her home against the monsters of Fairyland. Luckily she has some very unusual help: the local Nac Mac Feegle—aka the Wee Free Men—a clan of fierce, sheep-stealing, sword-wielding, six-inch-high blue men. Together they must face headless horsemen, ferocious grimhounds, terrifying ...
  
  











  



  
I Shall Wear Midnight (Discworld)
Terry Pratchett

HarperCollins, 2011

As the witch of the Chalk, Tiffany Aching performs the distinctly unglamorous work of caring for the needy. But someone—or something—is inciting fear, generating dark thoughts and angry murmurs against witches. Tiffany must find the source of unrest and defeat the evil at its root. Aided by the tiny-but-tough Wee Free Men, Tiffany faces a dire challenge, for if she falls, the whole Chalk falls with her. . . .
  
  











  



  
The Long Earth
Terry Pratchett, Stephen Baxter

Harper, 2013

An unmissable milestone for fans of Sir Terry Pratchett: the first SF novel in over three decades in which the visionary inventor of Discworld has created a new universe of tantalizing possibilities—a series of parallel “Earths” with doorways leading to adventure, intrigue, excitement, and an escape into the furthest reaches of the imagination. The Long Earth , written with award-winning novelist Stephen Baxter, author of Stone Spring , ...
  
  











  



  
Rollende Steine: Ein Scheibenwelt-Roman (German Edition)

Manhattan, 2014

Tod spielt auf – und die Scheibenwelt rockt ab. Gevatter Tod steckt in der Midlifecrisis. Als er von einem Tag auf den anderen spurlos verschwindet, muss daher seine Enkelin Susanne das Geschäft übernehmen. Anfangs kein Problem für die begabte junge Dame, bis sie es mit einem merkwürdigen magischen Phänomen zu tun bekommt: Eine neue Musikrichtung erobert die Scheibenwelt. Mit seiner »Brocken-Troll-Bande« und den Klängen einer ganz ...
  
  











  



  
The Light Fantastic (Discworld)
Terry Pratchett

Harper, 2013

The side-splitting sequel to The Color of Magic , The Light Fantastic by New York Times bestselling author Sir Terry Pratchett takes readers on another offbeat journey with bumbling wizard Rincewind and hapless tourist Twoflower—both last seen falling off the edge of Discworld. The fate of Pratchett’s alternative fantasy macrocosm are in the bumbling duo’s hands as it hurtles its way toward a foreboding red star, threatening the fate ...
  
  











  



  
Wyrd Sisters (Discworld)
Terry Pratchett

Harper, 2013

Terry Pratchett’s fantasy classic Wyrd Sisters , a novel in the Discworld series, is the story of Granny Weatherwax, the most highly regarded non-leader a coven of non-social witches could ever have. Generally, these loners don't get involved in anything, mush less royal intrigue. but then there are those times they can't help it. As Granny Weatherwax is about to discover, though, it's a lot harder to stir up trouble in the castle than some ...
  
  











  



  
Snuff (Discworld)
Terry Pratchett

Harper, 2012

At long last, Lady Sybil has lured her husband, Sam Vimes, on a well-deserved holiday away from the crime and grime of Ankh-Morpork. But for the commander of the City Watch, a vacation in the country is anything but relaxing. The balls, the teas, the muck—not to mention all that fresh air and birdsong—are more than a bit taxing on a cynical city-born and -bred copper. Yet a policeman will find a crime anywhere if he decides to look hard ...
  
  











  



  
Equal Rites (Discworld)
Terry Pratchett

Harper, 2013

In Equal Rites , New York Times bestselling author Terry Pratchett brings readers back to Discworld, a fantasy universe where anything can happen—and usually does. A dying wizard tries to pass his staff on to the eighth son of an eighth son. When it is revealed that the he is a girl named Esk, the news of the  female wizard sends the citizens of Discworld into a tail-spin. With their biting satire and limitless imagination, it is easy to ...
  
  











  



  
Thud! (Discworld )
Terry Pratchett

HarperTorch, 2006

Once, in a gods-forsaken hellhole called Koom Valley, trolls and dwarfs met in bloody combat. Centuries later, each species still views the other with simmering animosity. Lately, the influential dwarf, Grag Hamcrusher, has been fomenting unrest among Ankh-Morpork's more diminutive citizens—a volatile situation made far worse when the pint-size provocateur is discovered bashed to death . . . with a troll club lying conveniently nearby. ...
  
  











  



  
The Long War (Long Earth)
Terry Pratchett, Stephen Baxter

Harper, 2014

The Long War by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter follows the adventures and travails of heroes Joshua Valiente and Lobsang in an exciting continuation of the extraordinary science fiction journey begun in their New York Times bestseller The Long Earth.   A generation after the events of T he Long Earth , humankind has spread across the new worlds opened up by “stepping.” A new “America”—Valhalla—is emerging more than a ...
  
  











  



  
Wintersmith (Discworld)
Terry Pratchett

HarperCollins, 2007

When the Spirit of Winter takes a fancy to Tiffany Aching, he wants her to stay in his gleaming, frozen world. Forever. It will take the young witch's skill and cunning, as well as help from the legendary Granny Weatherwax and the irrepressible Wee Free Men, to survive until Spring. Because if Tiffany doesn't make it to Spring— —Spring won't come.
  
  











  








   



search for books
accurate, carpet, castle, collected, crumbling, discworld, dragons, edition, fantastic, german, guards, keyboard, light, midnight, nonfiction, nutter, other, people, prophecies, raising, rollende, roman, scheibenwelt, scheibenwelt-roman, shall, sisters, steam, steine, wintersmith, witch




Suche books:   


books
apparel
baby
beauty
books
camera photo
cell phones
classical music
computers
dvd
electronics
gourmet food
health personal care
kitchen
magazines
musical instruments
office products
outdoor living
computer video games
popular music
pet-supplies
software
sporting goods
tools hardware
toys-games
vhs
watches jewelry




Kindle - Amazon's New Wireless Reading Device
This is the future of book reading. I have used it and love it!

randomly chosen


book: Helft: Webster's Timeline History, 1590 - 2007

home  impressum - about us