YMMV: The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents
- Jerkass Woobie: You've got to feel sorry for Hamnpork, despite his Jerk Ass tendencies.
- What an Idiot: Who Would Be Stupid Enough? to keep sugar (a white powder) on the same shelf with arsenic (a grey powder)? It's almost a wonder they weren't poisoned sooner.
- What Do You Mean, It's for Kids?: Terry Pratchett puts into practice his thesis in Hogfather that a good children's story ought to be really dark.