What are you reading?

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Re: What are you reading?

Post by Frelga »

I'm rereading Feet of Clay and realized for the first time that not only dwarves use translations of their actual names when in Ankh-Morpork, but Cheery Littlebottom's actual name in Dwarvish is Sh’rt’azs.
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Post by Inanna »

WOW. I need to re-read. I think I should just buy all the Pratchetts on Kindle and resolve this problem for me.
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