The time had finally come. July 9th had arrived and the weather was tolerable. I was filled with a mix of anticipation and dread. the reason for the mixed feelings is I had invited my girlfriend and she’d never read any of Gaiman’s stuff. Describing the show aloud sounded odd and weird, but I was hopeful and sure shed’d like it. What was worse was when she’d told the babysitter, her mom, the puzzled look further cemented this was weird.
It has been a year since Dusty introduced me to the Discworld. I have read nine novels; The Color of Magic, The Light Fantastic, Mort, Small Gods, Reaper Man, Soul Music, Hogfather, Guards Guards, and The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents. I read them in order according to each story line, but not in publication order. For the most part I understood everything, but there was a part of me that thought I was missing some of the jokes because I was not reading them in the order they were released. So, I have decided to read the rest of the remaining thirty some in order. So, take my hand as we glide on the back of the Great A’tuin! In this article I will be reviewing Equal Rites, which is the third disc world novel and the first in the Witches series. Read more “Review – Equal Rites”