Maskerade: A Novel of Discworld

Maskerade: A Novel of Discworld

Terry Pratchett

The Ghost within the bone-white masks who haunts the Ankh-Morpork Opera condominium was once continuously thought of a benign presence—some may even say lucky—until he begun killing humans. The unexpected rash of unusual behind the curtain deaths now threatens to mar the operatic debut of nation lady Perdita X. (nee Agnes) Nitt, she of the considerable physique and ampler voice.

Perdita's anticipated to conceal within the refrain and sing arias out loud whereas a extra petitely presentable soprano mouths the notes. yet no less than it really is an get away from scheming Nanny Ogg and outdated Granny Weatherwax again domestic, who wish her to affix their witchy ranks. as soon as Granny units her brain on anything, despite the fact that, it truly is difficult—and frequently hazardous—to dissuade her. And no opera-prowling phantom fiend goes to maintain a couple of made up our minds hags down at the farm after they have visible Ankh-Morpork.

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