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Jingo (A Discworld Novel) [Terry Pratchett] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A weathercock has risen from the sea of Discworld and. Jingo is the twenty-first novel by Terry Pratchett, one of his Discworld series. It was published in The title can be related to the word jingoism, meaning an . I’ve made it clear that the earlier Discworld books by Terry Pratchett aren’t as good continues into the twenty first novel, and the fourth City Watch story, Jingo .

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Jingo by Terry Pratchett

People’d live for ages side by side, nodding at one another amicably on their way to work, and then some trivial prattchett would happen and someone would be having a garden fork removed from their ear. Angua, following Hour Ahmed, is captured by the Klatchians and taken to Klatch.

Views Read Edit View history. My good blade carves the casques of men, My tough lance thrusteth sure, My strength is as the strength of ten, Because my heart is pure. To help blend in, Vetinari, Nobby and Fred Colon get hold of some Klatchian clothingthough Nobby ends up wearing the costume of a dancing girl and gets in touch with his feminine side.

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To me, the humor in these novels is as therapeutic as Mozart. Because this worked for me a lot better the second time around, perhaps because I’m now reading the Discworld in order.


Some puns have me rolling my eyes. At jlngo rate, if you haven’t Pratchett you are missing a delight. Carrot, rather than rush off to save her, reports back to Vimes, who gets his private army to head for Klatch. The Fenwick rocket gets there first, but someone points out that this doesn’t matter — the glory will go to whoever gets home first.

Willikins the butler joins the militia jino this book his immature gullible behavior seemed quite out of character in the sequels, especially In Thud!

Jingo (Discworld, #21; City Watch, #4) by Terry Pratchett

For you the war is over. After being assured that being dead was not compulsory, Mort accepted. In the desert, outside of the familiarity of the setting, things drag. So in a sense, a dead dog could be a siege weapon I would suggest that the definition of cunning in the dictionary would have a picture of him next to it, but unfortunately I think somebody beat him to it: Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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In the beginning there was…a turtle. It was published in Sometimes the inner commentary bogs down the pace. There’s a lack of character development, or something.

And there is no better way to do it, in my book anyway.

Jun 22, Mark Lloyd rated it it was amazing. If Gorm Ingerson really wanted to drink himself to death, See also the annotation for p.


I love this Discworld “City Watch” sub-series. No one ever thinks of themselves as one of Them.

I would have never thought that the pairing Vetinari, Nobby, and Colon would ever happen or work, but holy shit, so much gold. Pratdhett after the most famous archer of English mythology: A chance to see the Watch characters in a slightly more normal situation and at a relaxed pace, at least in the first half of the book.

Night Watch Review of the 7th book: There seems to be a bit of a theme going on in my reading of late: This book made me laugh out loud a number of times. Possibly a relative, though.

Something is coming after Tiffany. Polly becomes Private Oliver Perks, who is on a quest to find her older brother, who’s recently MIA in one of the innumerable wars the tiny nation of Borogravia has a h All noble opinions but in Small GodsPratchett wrote an excellent novel both criticising religion and also showing how it can be important to a society.

Judging from the name, this could be one of Leonard’s creations — but actually we’ve learned in Soul Music p. He wanted there to be conspirators. So the fact that I ended up enjoying it so much, was a rather welcome surprise.


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