26 February, 2009

Book Review: Mort

Disk world

Mort had a problem. His family was well known for its ability to distill wine from reannual grapes. You know the kind that gives you a headache the day before you drink it. The headache is so bad you have to drink tons to get rid of it. That in and of itself wasn’t a problem. The real issue was that Mort had as much of a green thumb as a dead starfish.

Then he becomes Death’s apprentice. What with the steed, the scythe and the hourglasses, what could go wrong?

But then there was this princess…