The World of Poo
(in full Terry Pratchett presents Miss Felicity Beedle's The World of Poo
) is a sort of follow-up to Where's My Cow?
, a children's book-slash-Discworld artifact based on a book that Sam Vimes reads to his son. Young Sam being older, the book is aimed at kids rather than toddlers. (In Snuff
, Vimes reflects that Miss Beedle knows exactly what will make a six-year-old boy laugh until he's sick.) Unlike Where's My Cow?
, which is a story about
the story, World of Poo
is told "straight", just the way Young Sam would read it.
It tells the story of a young boy named Geoffrey, who travels to Ankh-Morpork from a small town in the Sto Plains, and quickly becomes fascinated by the wide range of poo that exists in the city, beginning a poo collection.
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