Moving Pictures: (Discworld Novel 10) - Discworld Novels (Paperback)
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Moving Pictures: (Discworld Novel 10) - Discworld Novels (Paperback)

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Paperback 400 Pages / Published: 11/10/2012
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'Holy Wood is a different sort of place. People act differently here. Everywhere else the most important things are gods or money or cattle. Here, the most important thing is to be important.'


Alchemists have always thought that they can change reality, shape it to their own purpose. Imagine then the damage that could be wrought on the Discworld if they get their hands on the ultimate alchemy: the invention of motion pictures, the greatest making of illusions. It may be a triumph of universe-shaking proportions. It's either that or they're about to unlock the dark secret of the Holy Wood hills - by mistake...

Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
ISBN: 9780552166676
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 273 g
Dimensions: 198 x 127 x 25 mm


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'A true original among contemporary writers'

* The Times *
'Cracking dialogue, compelling illogic and unchained whimsy...Pratchett has a subject and a style that is very much his own' * Sunday Times *
'Offers more entertainment per page than anything this side of Wodehouse' * Washington Post Book World *

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“Moving Pictures”

Unsurprisingly given the title of this book, this is Terry Pratchett taking on the film industry in his usual satirical manner. Pratchett manages to compress the decades of development within the film industry into... More

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“A Parody on the Film Industry”

"Moving Pictures" is packed full of Pratchett's sly humour, as the film industry meets the Discworld. There's a lot of recognisable little nods and connections to actual films and big names in... More

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Welcome to Holy wood in the terry Pratchett’s world the discworld

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