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Next Time, Watch Out for Slime

The Long Utopia and The Long Cosmos, by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter – The last two books of what ended up becoming a five-book series, both published after Pratchett’s death, so I’m not sure how much input he actually … Continue reading

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Non-Traditional Travel

The Long Mars, by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter – The third book in the Long Earth series, and perhaps the last unless Baxter gets another co-author. It’s kind of melancholy reading this after Pratchett’s death. The earlier books established … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Terry Pratchett

One of my favorite writers died today at the age of sixty-six. I can’t recall exactly how I got interested in Pratchett’s work, but I think part of it was due to the fact that he occasionally referenced my favorite … Continue reading

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Infinite Worlds to Conquer

The Long War, by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter – The sequel to The Long Earth basically follows up where that one left off, telling how the discovery of transportation to alternate Earths has affected society, politics, and the like. … Continue reading

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Stepping Out

The Long Earth, by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter – This collaborative effort tells of the discovery of multiple Earths and of the exploration and colonization of these other worlds. Steppers, devices that enable people to move from one world … Continue reading

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