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Mort

Author: Terry Pratchett
Publisher: London : Victor Gollancz LTD, in association with Smythe Ltd., 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mort has been chosen as Death's apprentice. He gets board and lodging and free use of the company horse, and doesn't even need time off for his grandmother's funeral. The trouble begins when instead of collecting the soul of a princess, he kills her would-be assassin, and changes history.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Pratchett
ISBN: 0575041714 9780575041714 0451159233 9780451159236 0552131067 9780552131063
OCLC Number: 16685210
Awards: Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Short-listed for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Description: 221 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Terry Pratchett.

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Death comes to us all. When he came to Mort, he offered him a job.After being assured that being dead was not compulsory, Mort accepted. However, he soon found that romantic longings did not mix  Read more...

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"A sequence of unalloyed delight" * Guardian * "'Pratchett is a comic genius'" * Daily Express * "'Pratchett's humour takes logic past the point of absurdity and round again, but it is his unexpected Read more...

 
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