Putanesca wrote:Come on guys, surely the ultimate Prachett for a site such as this is Small Gods. Not read it? Shame on you. The best book ever written about religion. Don't believe me? Here's just a few of the fantastic lines;
Well, my favorite book changes every couple months, but I agree that Small Gods
is perfect for this board, as well as Pyramids
is out, that means I'm headed to the bookstore as soon as I finish posting here (although I fear we'll have to wait a few months on this side of the pond). I'm looking very much forward to however much Terry can finish, and I can't say how much it means to me, personally, that he cares enough to keep writing!
As for the films, I've heard rumors of such wonderful things, but haven't found a way to get access to any of them here in the US. Almost as frustrating is that of the scripts that Gaiman has been involved with, I've only had the privilige to see two here (Stardust
), both of which were excellent imho.
I'm still waiting for someone (preferably Gaiman himself) to do a screenplay and adaptation of Good Omens
. It is still my favorite book of both Pratchett's and Gaiman's, primarily because it was the way in which I found out about Pratchett by reading my (then) favorite author