Something evil lurks here, something that can drive even the most educated rodents out of their minds with fear.
Enter the Amazing Maurice: talking cat, genius con artist, and mastermind behind the greatest Pied Piper scheme in Discworld's history. With the help of a pipe-playing kid and a troupe of strangely intelligent rats, Maurice is prepared to turn this town upside-down as only a clever cat can.
But will it take all of his cunning and skill to make sure that Bad Blintz doen't put an end to their plans... Forever.