Maskerade: A Novel of Discworld

Maskerade: A Novel of Discworld

Terry Pratchett


The Ghost within the bone-white masks who haunts the Ankh-Morpork Opera condo used to be consistently thought of a benign presence—some might even say lucky—until he begun killing humans. The unexpected rash of unusual behind the curtain deaths now threatens to mar the operatic debut of kingdom woman Perdita X. (nee Agnes) Nitt, she of the considerable physique and ampler voice.

Perdita's anticipated to conceal within the refrain and sing arias out loud whereas a extra petitely presentable soprano mouths the notes. yet at the very least it really is an break out from scheming Nanny Ogg and outdated Granny Weatherwax again domestic, who wish her to affix their witchy ranks. as soon as Granny units her brain on anything, besides the fact that, it really is difficult—and usually hazardous—to dissuade her. And no opera-prowling phantom fiend goes to maintain a couple of decided hags down at the farm after they have noticeable Ankh-Morpork.

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