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Feet of Clay

Feet of Clay (Discworld, #19) - Terry Pratchett The watch are back, solving two murders of respected little old men. Meanwhile, the patrician is falling ill due to poisioning and, with the tricentenary of the last king's beheading comming up, thoughts turn to finding a new King. Everyone knows that Corporal Carrot is the rightful heir to the throne, but the people who matter also know that he'd not be a malleable character, so an alternative is sought. It proves a most unusual choice. One thing I like about Pratchett is the way that he assumes that the reader is equally as intelligent and well-read as he is