Reaper Man

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Corgi Books, 1992 - Death - 287 pages
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In the eleventh Discworld novel, Death is missing – presumed . . . er . . . gone.

Which leads to the kind of chaos you always get when an important public service is withdrawn.
Meanwhile, on a little farm far, far away, a tall dark stranger is turning out to be really good with a scythe. There’s a harvest to be gathered in.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

I have a love/hate r'ship with the Discworld books. I enjoy every encounter I have with Rincewind, the Luggage, and the Librarian. Carrot is mildly interesting Bits of concepts throughout the series are clever. Pretty much the rest of the characters, and books, annoy and/or frustrate me. Read full review

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User Review  - utbw42 - LibraryThing

A hilarious look at what happens when Death decides to take some time off from his job: literally all hell breaks loose. This could only be told this hysterical by Terry Pratchett, one of the all-time ... Read full review

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About the author (1992)

Terry Pratchett is the acclaimed creator of the global bestselling Discworld series, the first of which, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983. Raising Steam is his fortieth Discworld novel. His books have been widely adapted for stage and screen, and he is the winner of multiple prizes, including the Carnegie Medal, as well as being awarded a knighthood for services to literature. After falling out with his keyboard he now talks to his computer. Occasionally, these days, it answers back.

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