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Read online The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next, #1).pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next, #1) Suspenseful and outlandish absorbing and fun a novel unlike any other and an introduction to the imagination of a most distinctive writer and his singular fictional universe .

Great Britain circa time travel is routine cloning is a reality dodos are the resurrected pet of choice and literature is taken very very seriously Baconians are trying to convince the world that Francis Bacon really wrote Shakespeare there are riots between the Surrealists and Impressionists and thousands of men are named John Milton an homage to the real Milton and a very confusing situation for the police Amidst all this Acheron Hades Third Most Wanted Man In the World steals the original manuscript of Martin Chuzzlewit and kills a minor character who then disappears from every volume of the novel ever printed But that s just a prelude .

Hades real target is the beloved Jane Eyre and it s not long before he plucks her from the pages of Bronte s novel Enter Thursday Next She s the Special Operative s renowned literary detective and she drives a Porsche With the help of her uncle Mycroft s Prose Portal Thursday enters the novel to rescue Jane Eyre from this heinous act of literary homicide It s tricky business all these interlopers running about Thornfield and deceptions run rampant as their paths cross with Jane Rochester and Miss Fairfax Can Thursday save Jane Eyre and Bronte s masterpiece And what of the Crimean War Will it ever end And what about those annoying black holes that pop up now and again sucking things into time space voids .

Suspenseful and outlandish absorbing and fun The Eyre Affair is a caper unlike any other and an introduction to the imagination of a most distinctive writer and his singular fictional universe by Jasper Fforde

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The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next, #1)
Title:The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next, #1)
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ISBN:0142001805
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Number of Pages:374
Category:Fantasy, Fiction, Mystery, Humor, Science fiction
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Lost in a Good Book (Thursday Next, #2), The Big Over Easy (Nursery Crime, #1), The Last Dragonslayer (The Chronicles of Kazam, #1), Shades of Grey, One of Our Thursdays Is Missing (Thursday Next, #6), The Well of Lost Plots (Thursday Next #3), The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next, #1), First Among Sequels (Thursday Next, #5), The Fourth Bear (Nursery Crime, #2), Something Rotten (Thursday Next, #4)
b The newest tour de force from i The New York Times i bestselling author of i Thursday Next i and i Shades of Grey i b br br Jasper Fforde s exuberant return to the fantastical BookWorld opens during a time of great unrest All out Genre war is rumbling and the BookWorld desperately needs a heroine like Thursday Next But with the real Thursday apparently retired to the Realworld the Council of Genres turns to the written Thursday br br The Council wants her to pretend to be the real Thursday and travel as a peacekeeping emissary to the warring factions A trip up the mighty Metaphoric River beckons a trip that will reveal a fiendish plot that threatens the very fabric of the BookWorld itself br br Once again i New York Times i bestselling author Jasper Fforde has a field day gleefully blending satire romance and thriller with literary allusions galore in a fantastic adventure through the landscape of a frisky and fertile imagination Fans will rejoice that their favorite character in the Fforde universe is back br br Watch a Video, The Gingerbreadman psychopath sadist genius convicted murderer and cookie is loose in the streets of Reading But Jack Sprat doesn t get the case He and Mary Mary have been demoted to Missing Persons because of Jack s poor judgment involving the poisoning of Mr Bun the baker Missing Persons looks like a boring assignment until a chance encounter at the oddly familiar Deja Vu Hotel leads the pair into the hunt for missing journalist Henrietta Goldy Hatchett star reporter for The Daily Mole The last witnesses to see her alive were the three bears comfortably living out a life of rural solitude in Andersen s Wood But all is not as it seems How could the bears porridge be at such disparate temperatures when it was poured at the same time Was there a fourth bear And if there was who was he and why did he try to disguise Goldy s death as a freak accident, It s Easter in Reading a bad time for eggs Ovoid D class nursery celebrity Humpty Stuyvesant Van Dumpty III is found shattered to death Detective Inspector Jack Spratt and his assistant Mary Mary are on the case and before long find themselves grappling with a sinister plot involving cross border money laundering beanstalks titans seeking asylum and the cut and thrust world of international chiropody br br It s Easter in Reading a bad time for eggs and no one can remember the last sunny day Ovoid D class nursery celebrity Humpty Stuyvesant Van Dumpty III minor baronet ex convict and former millionaire philanthropist is found shattered to death beneath a wall in a shabby area of town All the evidence points to his ex wife who has conveniently shot herself br br But Detective Inspector Jack Spratt and his assistant Mary Mary remain unconvinced a sentiment not shared with their superiors at the Reading Police Department who are still smarting over their failure to convict the Three Pigs of murdering Mr Wolff Before long Jack and Mary find themselves grappling with a sinister plot involving cross border money laundering bullion smuggling problems with beanstalks titans seeking asylum and the cut and thrust world of international chiropody br br And on top of all that the JellyMan is coming to town, b Literary sleuth Thursday Next is out to save literature in the fifth installment of Jasper Fforde s wildly popular series b br br Beloved for his prodigious imagination his satirical gifts his literate humor and sheer silliness Jasper Fforde has delighted book lovers since Thursday Next first appeared in i The Eyre Affair i a genre send up hailed as an instant classic Since the no nonsense literary detective from Swindon made her debut literature has never been quite the same Neither have nursery rhymes for that matter With two successful books of the Nursery Crime series under his belt Fforde takes up once again the brilliant adventures of his signature creation in the highly anticipated fifth installment of the Thursday Next series And it s better than ever br br It s been fourteen years since Thursday pegged out at the SuperHoop and Friday is now a difficult sixteen year old However Thursday s got bigger problems Sherlock Holmes is killed at the Reichenbach Falls and his series is stopped in its tracks And before this can be corrected Miss Marple dies suddenly in a car accident bringing her series to a close as well When Thursday receives a death threat clearly intended for her written self she realizes what s going on there is a serial killer on the loose in the Bookworld And that s not all The Goliath Corporation is trying to deregulate book travel Naturally Thursday must travel to the outer limits of acceptable narrative possibilities to triumph against increasing odds br br Packed with word play bizarre and entertaining subplots and old fashioned suspense Thursday s return is sure to be celebrated by Jasper s fanatical fans and the critics who have loved him since the beginning