As most of you know, Terry Pratchett is one of my big influences. I don’t think I’ve read every single Disc World book, yet, but I’m close. Of the Disc World cast of characters, most of my favorites reside in the Watch, and Pratchett’s new book, Snuff, revolves around Sir Samuel Vimes, Watch Commander. I haven’t read the book yet, but only because I am saving it as a reward for getting all kinds of tasks done I’ve put off for too long.
PROLOGUE: A BLACK CONDOR DIPPED her featherless head and flapped her wings, straining for height. Another vulture drifted in front of her, forcing the condor to climb higher in the crowded wheel of circling birds. The condor struggled, her body weak from having little to eat over the past month. The sun had yet to… Read more »