Plot[change | change source]
The story follows the wizard Rincewind who appeared in the first two Discworld books. He has to deal with the problems created when a young boy named Coin, the eighth son of an eighth son, and the most powerful wizard in the world tries to take over the world.
Adaptation[change | change source]
Sky TV planned to make a TV version of the book, although these plans were never completed.
Reception[change | change source]
Several newspapers praised Sourcery for its humour. The Daily Mail said Sourcery was the "most entertaining science-fantasy discovery in many years", whilst The Guardian said "One turns with relief … to the stylish magic of Sourcery." However it was criticised for its "lazy" plot and for being "muddled".
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