The Carpet People (Paperback)Terry Pratchett (author)
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Publisher: Random House Children's Publishers UK
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 202 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 18 mm
"For readers who are attracted to epic but not quite ready for the weightiness of Tolkien, this is a perfect entree; for those who have loved or will love Pratchett, it's simply a must read." * Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books *
"Only a writer with a masterstroke of imagination could place an entire empire of goodies and baddies within the fronds of a carpet" * Daily Mail *
"The perfect starting place for young readers . . . seasoned Pratchett fans will just revel in his wit, his subversion of tropes and his sense of humanity." * Kirkus *
"A unique piece of high fantasy . . . Now very witty and politically aware in its revised version with the new ending" * Vector *
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“An entertaining and exciting first novel from one of the greatest figures in Sci-fi/fantasy writing. ”
Terry Pratchett wrote this when he was 17, this revised edition retains the original plot but has been improved by editing and reworking by a much older and more experienced Terry Pratchett many years later.
“Pratchett is an endearing genius”
Disagreeing completely with the other reviewer, this has always been one of my favourite Pratchett books. I can't wait to introduce my children to his stuff.
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