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Making Money

2 Ratings: 3.0
A book by Terry Pratchett

Reprieved confidence trickster Moist von Lipwig, who reorganized the Ankh-Morpork Post Office in 2004'sGoing Postal, turns his attention to the Royal Mint in this splendid Discworld adventure. It seems that the aristocratic families who run the mint … see full wiki

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Author: Terry Pratchett
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Publisher: Harper
2 reviews about Making Money
review by . September 25, 2007
(forgive the title of the review... I'm weak, damnit!)    So here we have the newest of the Discworld books, hailing the return of Moist von Lipwig. Only now, having grown bored with life at the post office, he's given a new task: dragging the Ankh-Morpork bank kicking and screaming into the Century of the Anchovy.    This is a nicely entertaining book. Not terribly heavy and thoughful, like Thud!, but good nevertheless. You'll learn quite a bit about how …
review by . September 21, 2007
I'm a huge Discworld fan and enjoyed "Making Money," which is a continuation of "Going Postal," but I couldn't quite shake the feeling that Terry Pratchett wrote this latest installment on automatic, or else got a golem to write it for him. All of the right characters are included---some like Death in cameo roles, and others like Lord Vetinari, almost too visible (a little of Ankh-Morpork's Patrician goes a long way). It's got all of the right standing, falling, and knocking-people-down-with-ladders …
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