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The Witch's Vacuum Cleaner and Other Stories

By Michael Berry, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 9+

Young Pratchett fans will enjoy early lighthearted tales.

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These stories are not polished or complex, but they have an antic energy that's hard to resist. Not every 17-year-old is capable of writing fantasy stories that anyone would want read decades later, but when the writer is Terry Pratchett, the odds are a lot better. This follow-up to Dragons at Crumbling Castle offers 14 tales that demonstrate how skilled a storyteller he was at an early age.

Book Details

  • Author: Terry Pratchett
  • Genre: Fantasy
  • Topics: Magic and Fantasy
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
  • Publication date: January 3, 2017
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 9 - 13
  • Number of pages: 256
  • Available on: Nook, Audiobook (unabridged), Hardback, iBooks, Kindle
  • Last updated: July 13, 2017

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