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The Colour of Magic Summary
Terry Pratchett

Everything you need to understand or teach The Colour of Magic by Terry Pratchett.

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The Colour of Magic Summary

Plot Summary

The Colour of Magic by Terry Pratchett is a humorous epic adventure. It takes place in the fantastical realm of Discworld, a flat, round land in an alternate universe. Discworld is held up by four elephants that ride on the back of Great A'Tuin, a giant turtle that swims through the cosmos.

Ankh-Morpork, the oldest city in Discworld, is on fire. Rincewind, a local wizard, and Twoflower, a visitor to the area, ride away from the city and meet Bravd and Weasel, two local warriors. In an extended flashback, Rincewind tells the warriors the story of how he and Twoflower met. Twoflower and his magical walking suitcase, known as the Luggage, arrive by boat in Morpork. A blind beggar takes them to the Broken Drum, a tavern frequented by thieves and barbarians. Rincewind is enjoying a beer at the tavern when he meets Twoflower and helps him communicate...

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