Thanks for that. I've read Mort and most of the Discworls novels but it's nice just to sit back and listen.
It was Hogfather for me. Perhaps you need to read Mort first to understand Susan Sto-HelitThe book that got me hooked on the Discworld, and the most fondly remembered.
Some excellent Cold War podcasts:If Podcasts are your thing I can recommend the British History Podcast - a very detailed examination of the country going all the way back to The Very Beginning. Done by a very switched on American with (importantly) an easy to listen to voice.
It was Reaper Man for me, although Mort is one of the ones I'm using to convert the Missus to the Discworld.The book that got me hooked on the Discworld, and the most fondly remembered.
Old school Tyke greeting:Death - from YORKSHIRE. ??????
The love of your life and everlovin' SWMBO needs reeducating....a Yorkshire Albert I could deal with.
Tell her to try this in a Cleggie accent..
" COWER,BRIEF MORTAL...HO.HO.HO "
It was Reaper Man for me, although Mort is one of the ones I'm using to convert the Missus to the Discworld.
She's not hooked yet but the dramatic image of Death meeting Mort being spoiled by a patch of ice had her giggling.
For some reason she thinks that Deaths voice should sound like a grumpy old Yorkshire hermer known about these parts.