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Last month, the death of Sir Terry Pratchett, best-selling sci-fi author best known for his Discworld series, was a huge blow to the literary community. Terry Pratchett was one of the greats and will be read by new generations for years to come.
|RIP, Terry Pratchett!|
I still want to make time to finish reading this book because it's so much fun already. You don't have to read the series in order to read this one despite it being book twelve. I jumped in blind and haven't had any issues so far! I'm told that there are little nods to previous books and reoccuring characters (Such as, apparently, Death himself), but they don't hinder the reading--or haven't yet!
What intrigued me about WITCHES ABROAD was the fact that it's about a pair of fairy godmothers, and there are several different fairy tales mixed up into it. I believe I first heard about it on Sur La Lune (The best fairy tale resource website on the internet!). Books featuring godmothers are rare and fun, though in recent years, I'm finding more books centered around them than in the past...which is a good thing!
Here's a summary for WITCHES ABROAD: