The Last Continent, by Terry Pratchett

Read as part of my lengthy Complete Discworld Reread

The problem with The Last Continent is that it’s a fantastically funny, if rather light, novella about the Faculty of Unseen University.

This is a problem because it is actually a novel about Rincewind.

Pratchett often does this thing where his books are split between different plotlines that have little or nothing to do with one another. But part of the genius of Pratchett is the way he’s able to weave his plotlines together to make them feel as though they do belong together.

He does not do this here.

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