Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch () is a World Fantasy Award-nominated novel, written as a collaboration between the English authors Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman. There are attempts by the angel Aziraphale and the demon Crowley to sabotage the coming of the end times. Buy Buenos presagios by Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett, María Ferrer Simó (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free. Buenos presagios (Spanish Edition) by [Pratchett, Terry, Gaiman, NEil] . Excelente historia fantástica, seguible que entretiene y te mantiene expectante.
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Open Preview See a Problem? I can guarantee that you won’t regret it. Remember when the words on the page didn’t just make you smile wryly and shake your head in shame for humanity, but actually made you laugh out loud?
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Print book Giveaway ends in: Except a some Rating: I’m adding a half star. It’s a pleasure to read, and a pleasure to seriously reflect upon after having a good laugh. My favorite line and it was a tough decision, believe me! Evidently Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett.
Jul 25, C. While the book is very entertaining, it also asks some exceedingly interesting questions. I highly recommend readers of the book to listen to the BBC dramatisation as well!
Overall, the premise was brilliant.
Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
For anyone wanting a glimpse at what this might look like, here tsrry the trailer for the show: Ten years ago, Crowley a demon pratcheth the infant Anti-Christ to a group of Satanic Nuns who swapped the Anti-Christ with a human child. So that’s why it didn’t get that fifth star from me. I’m a I won’t lie: I usually like Pratchett’s work, and there are a few comic touches that I liked here, but overall the unbelievably slow pace of the latter half of this story nearly drove me bonkers.
This one has to rank near the top, maybe even as the downright finest. This one just didn’t hit my funny bone, I guess. They’re totally Cas and Crowley from Supernatural.
I can feel my spirit guide approaching. Sep 29, I wish that I could have enjoyed it as much as they did. I would not recommend this book. Refresh and try again. I really want to go through it a second time to see all the things I missed! You’d think that reading it 5 years apart might have loosened something in gai,an.
December Prtchett Club Meeting 1 7 Nov 05, They’re glaring me in the face! The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable. Trivia About Good Omens: The main other characters though, include: This comes as a bit of bad news to the angel Aziraphale who was the guardian of the Eastern Gate of Eden and the demon Crowley who, when he was originally named Crawly, was the serpent who tempted Eve to eat the applerespectively the representatives of Heaven and Hell on Earth, as they have become used to living their meil, comfortable lives and have, in a perverse way, taken a liking to humanity.
Well, certain reads and re-reads lend themselves well to anniversaries and horsemen. It was this free-will thing, of course.
December Book Club Meeting. This has got to be one of the funniest satires I’ve ever read. I’m a huge fan.
We were both living in England when we wrote it. View all 11 comments. So the armies of Good and Evil are amassing, Atlantis is rising, frogs are falli An alternative cover for this ISBN can be found here According to The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes NutterWitch the world’s only completely accurate book of prophecies, written inbefore she explodedthe world will end on a Saturday. War a female war correspondentDeath a bikerFamine a dietician and fast-food tycoonand Pollution a young man–Pestilence having retired after the discovery of penicillin.
Mar 25, Bradley rated it liked it Shelves: The characters – Aziraphale, Crowley, Anathema, Newt, Shadwell, the Them – were all understandable, real despite the fact some on that list aren’t humanand just the right amount of ridiculous. Good Omens was great, by the way. To ask other readers questions about Good Omensplease sign up. She, in fact, decided to publish it only so she could receive a free author’s copy.
I mean it’s such a wonderful book. I also wanted to read more Neil Gaiman I’d only read Coraline before now and start for the first time something by Terry Pratchett. I found the above para and was mildly surprised I’d bothered to review such a slight bagatelle of a book. HQ on both sides isn’t having any, and hijinks ensue.