The Eyre Affair

By: Fforde, Jasper

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No spine crease.. 374 pages. A Thursday Next Novel, No. 1. Fans of Douglas Adams and P. G. Wodehouse will love visiting Jasper Fforde's Great Britain, circa 1985, when time travel is routine, cloning is a reality (dodos are the resurrected pet of choice), and literature is taken very, very seriously: it’s a bibliophile’s dream. England is a virtual police state where an aunt can get lost (literally) in a Wordsworth poem and forging Byronic verse is a punishable offense. All this is business as usual for Thursday Next, renowned Special Operative in literary detection. But when someone begins kidnapping characters from works of literature and plucks Jane Eyre from the pages of Brontë's novel, Thursday is faced with the challenge of her career. Fforde's ingenious fantasy—enhanced by a Web site that re-creates the world of the novel—unites intrigue with English literature in a delightfully witty mix.

Title: The Eyre Affair

Author: Fforde, Jasper

Categories: Fantasy, All,

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 2001

ISBN Number: 0142001805

ISBN Number 13: 9780142001806

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Our Product Number: 609022