The Colour of Magic (Discworld, #1)
Avg rating 3.72
3.72 stars
Give rating
star1
star2
star3
star4
star5
star6
star7
star8
star9
star10

Ratings (246)
Statistics

The Colour of Magic

by Terry Pratchett
Release date: 1983
Type: speculative fiction
Genres: fantasy
Tags: humor, tv series

On a world supported on the back of a giant turtle (sex unknown), a gleeful, explosive, wickedly eccentric expedition sets out. There's an avaricious but inept wizard, a naive tourist whose luggage moves on hundreds of dear little legs, dragons who only exist if you believe in them, and of course THE EDGE of the planet...

The wackiest and most original fantasy since Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy.

(updated 2017-01-17)

Other books you might like

The GentlemanThe 400lb Gorilla (The Hipposync Archives, #1)Board Stiff (Xanth, #38)Robert Asprin's Myth-Fits (Myth Adventures, #21)Bad Unicorn

Reviews (1)

Bluejay avatar
Written by ()
4.0
I actually read this book (or more like half of it) in Finnish a long time ago and decided to give the Discworld another try in the original language. Although this fist novel of the series is relatively short book, it's not a fast read, at least if you want to catch all the jokes. And there's plenty. I never thought Death could be so funny. I would have given this maybe 3,5 stars if it was possible, but ended up choosing 4. I will bankrupt myself purchasing the rest of the series.
Online 27 visitors
Newest member: Ailm
Total members: 5169