Lost in a Good Book

Jasper Fforde

The second installment in Jasper Fforde’s New York Occasions bestselling sequence follows literary detective Thursday Subsequent on one other journey in her alternate actuality of literature-obsessed England

The creative, exuberant, and completely authentic literary enjoyable that started with The Eyre Affair continues with New York Occasions bestselling creator Jasper Fforde’s magnificent second journey starring the resourceful, fearless literary sleuth Thursday Subsequent. When Landen, the love of her life, is eradicated by the corrupt multinational Goliath Company, Thursday should moonlight as a Prose Useful resource Operative of Jurisfiction—the police power contained in the BookWorld. She is apprenticed to the man-hating Miss Havisham from Dickens’s Nice Expectations, who grudgingly exhibits Thursday the ropes. And she or he features simply sufficient ability to get herself in an actual mess getting into the pages of Poe’s “The Raven.” What she actually needs is to get Landen again. However this newest mission is just not with out additional problems. Together with leaping into the works of Kafka and Austen, and even Beatrix Potter’s The Story of the Flopsy Bunnies, Thursday finds herself the goal of a sequence of doubtless deadly coincidences, the authenticator of a newly found play by the Bard himself, and the one one who can forestall an unidentifiable pink sludge from engulfing all life on Earth. It’s one other genre-bending mix of crime fiction, fantasy, and top-drawer literary leisure for followers of Douglas Adams and P. G. Wodehouse. Thursday’s zany investigations proceed with The Effectively of Misplaced Plots. Search for the 5 different bestselling Thursday Subsequent novels, together with One among Our Thursdays is Lacking and Jasper Fforde’s newest bestseller, The Girl Who Died A Lot. Go to jasperfforde.com for a ffull window into the Ffordian world!