The Dark Side of the Sun

The Dark Side of the Sun

by Terry Pratchett
     
 

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Dom Salabos has a lot of advantages.

As heir to a huge fortune he has an excellent robot servant (with Man-Friday subcircuitry), a planet (the First Syrian Bank) as a godfather and a security chief who even runs checks on himself; and on Dom's home world even death is not always fatal. Things just couldn't be better.

Why then, in an age when prediction is a

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Dom Salabos has a lot of advantages.

As heir to a huge fortune he has an excellent robot servant (with Man-Friday subcircuitry), a planet (the First Syrian Bank) as a godfather and a security chief who even runs checks on himself; and on Dom's home world even death is not always fatal. Things just couldn't be better.

Why then, in an age when prediction is a science, is his future in doubt?

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“A continual delight, with its unexpected conceits and original inventions. And if Mr. Pratchett's tongue is frequently in his cheek, his parody of the science fiction idiom is always deft, knowledgeable and good humoured.” — Oxford Times

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781445014227
Publisher:
ISIS Audio Books
Publication date:
07/01/2011
Edition description:
Unabridged
Pages:
1
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.60(d)

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Meet the Author

Terry Pratchett is one of the most popular authors writing today. He lives behind a keyboard in Wiltshire and says he 'doesn't want to get a life, because it feels as though he's trying to lead three already'. He was appointed OBE in 1998. He is the author of the phenomenally successful Discworld series and his trilogy for young readers, The Bromeliad, is scheduled to be adapted into a spectacular animated movie.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
Date of Birth:
April 28, 1948
Place of Birth:
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England
Education:
Four honorary degrees in literature from the universities of Portsmouth, Bristol, Bath and Warwick

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