Equal Rites (2005, HarperCollins) 4 stars

Equal Rites is a comic fantasy novel by Terry Pratchett. Published in 1987, it is …

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4 stars

This perfectly ridicules the arbitrariness of gender stereotypes. Everybody knows that only men can be wizards, everybody knows it’s part of the lore, but nobody actually knows where it is written or why it should be the case. And Esk just ignoring both her role as a wizard and a witch and rescuing Simon and herself by not using magic is about the best possible ending.