LU-TSE'S YEARBOOK OF ENLIGHTENMENT 2008 (Gollancz S.F.)
by Terry Pratchett
Gollancz Hardcover ISBN/ITEM#: 9780575077249
Date: 30 August 2007 List Price £12.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
The annual treat for all Pratchett fans: the fully-functioning Discworld Diary, written by the master himself.
"Lu-Tze is a senior History Monk, also known as Sweeper. Although thought to be 800 years old, there are some who claim he is older yet ...5,200 years older, in fact, because for the History Monks, time is a resource to manipulate, and they do ...Lu-Tze, a bald, yellow-toothed little man with a wispy beard, has a faintly amiable grin, as if constantly waiting for something amusing to happen, and a handy epithet for every occasion. In his life, Lu-Tze has done everything, and his past deeds are legend amongst the History Monks. He is a follower of The Way of Mrs Marietta Cosmopilite. He also grows Bonsai mountains. LU-TZE'S YEARBOOK OF ENLIGHTMENT (including The Way of Mrs Cosmopilite) is the ideal companion for those seeking truth and harmony and, well, the meaning to life - though he doesn't guarantee it will be the right meaning ..."