The Last Hero
|Audio read by||Tony Robinson (abridged);|
Stephen Briggs (unabridged)
Colin Morgan (new)
|Cover artist||Paul Kidby|
|Preceded by||Thief of Time|
|Followed by||The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents|
He's been a legend in his own lifetime.
He can remember the great days of high adventure.
He can remember when a hero didn't have to worry about fences and lawyers and civilisation.
He can remember when people didn't tell you off for killing dragons.
But he can't always remember, these days, where he put his teeth...
He's really not happy about that bit.
So now, with his ancient sword and his new walking stick and his old friends – and they're very old friends – Cohen the Barbarian is going on one final quest. It's been a good life. He's going to climb the highest mountain in the Discworld and meet his gods. He doesn't like the way they let men grow old and die.
It's time, in fact, to give something back.
The last hero in the world is going to return what the first hero stole. With a vengeance. That'll mean the end of the world, if no one stops him in time.
Someone is going to try. So who knows who the last hero really is?
These are episodes primarily devoted to discussing this book.
|2019-06-23||Radio Morpork||"Saga Megadrive"||radiomorpork.wordpress.com|
|2020-12-15||The Death of Podcasts||"The Last Hero"||aalgar.com|
|2021-05-28||Wyrd Sisters||"The Last Hero"||wyrdsisters.podbean.com|
|2022-03-29||The Compleat Discography||"The Last Hero"||compleatdiscography.page|
|2022-05-08||Pratchat||"Mr Doodle, the Man on the Moon"||pratchatpodcast.com|
To be added.
- This last line is omitted in the second edition.