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The Eyre affair

a novel

by Jasper Fforde

  • 143 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Wales
    • Subjects:
    • Next, Thursday (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
    • Characters and characteristics in literature -- Fiction,
    • Women detectives -- Wales -- Fiction,
    • Crimean War, 1853-1856 -- Fiction,
    • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction,
    • Books and reading -- Fiction,
    • Censorship -- Fiction,
    • Wales -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJasper Fforde.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6106.F67 E97 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 374 p. ;
      Number of Pages374
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3950790M
      ISBN 100670030643
      LC Control Number2001043775

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      Jan 28,  · The Eyre Affair Laughed out loud through this wonderful story then realized I needed to brush up on a few classics from high school. Actually, didn't bother to do that and ordered the next book in his series instead/5(). Jan 28,  · The Eyre Affair is the first book in the Thursday Next series, followed by Lost in a Good Book.. From the publisher's description: Great Britain circa time travel is routine, cloning is a reality (dodos are the resurrected pet of choice), and literature is taken very, very erum-c.comans are trying to convince the world that Francis Bacon really wrote Shakespeare, there are riots.

      Jan 21,  · But a couple of world-building tropes do not an entire novel create. “The Eyre Affair” really works because the world-building and story blend so perfectly. Without “Jane Eyre,” there is no mystery, no romance, no conclusion to an incredibly well-crafted suspense erum-c.com: Gwenyfar Rohler. The Eyre Affair is the first published novel [1] by English author Jasper Fforde, released by Hodder and Stoughton in It takes place in alternative , where literary detective Thursday Next pursues a master criminal through the world of Charlotte Brontë 's Jane Eyre.


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The Eyre Affair: A Thursday Next Novel [Jasper Fforde] on erum-c.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Jasper Fforde’s beloved New York Times bestselling novel introduces literary detective Thursday Next and her alternate reality of literature-obsessed England—from the author of Early Riser Fans of Douglas Adams and P.

Wodehouse will love visiting Jasper Fforde's Great BritainCited by: Jul 19,  · The Eyre Affair book. Read 9, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Suspenseful and outlandish, absorbing and fun - a novel unlike a /5.

Oct 27,  · The Eyre Affair: A Thursday Next Novel - Kindle edition by Jasper Fforde. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Eyre Affair: A Thursday Next Novel/5().

The Eyre Affair. Initially published in on the 1st of January, this was to be the novel that set-up the entire universe of the Thursday Next series. Creating all the different elements and characters that were going to be contained within, it managed to build a fully realized world.

She spends the whole of Lost in a Good Book persistently trying to get Thursday to do press interviews regarding the alterations made to the storyline of Jane Eyre during the events of The Eyre Affair.

Aornis Hades. The younger sister of Acheron Hades, who appeared as a villain in Lost in a Good Book. This Eyre affair, so surprising, gives my soul such loath despising, Here I plot my temper rising, rising from my jail of text.

“Get me out!” I said, advising, “Pluck me from this jail of text-or I swear I’ll wring your neck!” ― Jasper Fforde, The Eyre Affair. The Eyre Affair is a unique detective novel by Welsh writer, Jasper Fforde.

In this novel, Thursday Next is a detective with SO, the LiteraTec division. Thursday's job is to solve crimes related to literature. When the original manuscript of Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens disappears under. The Eyre Affair shows a great combination of humour thriller, sci-fi, detective and fantasy, in my opinion this book really takes the fantasy fiction genre further.

I know I am going to repeat myself but this book is how Thursday would have said it “mad as pants”/10(1). Introduction to The Eyre Affair Masterpiece Theatre meets James Bond in The Eyre Affair, the first novel in Jasper Fforde's cheeky sleuth series featuring a book-loving, gun-toting, wit-slinging heroine named Thursday Next.

In Thursday's world, an alternate version of London, literature rules popular culture—audiences enact and. Aug 15,  · I read a scrappy, dog-eared paperback of Jasper Fforde's The Eyre Affair for the first time three years ago, curled up outdoors under a large tree and sneezing regularly in the summer pollen haze.

Jun 18,  · Book Description. The Eyre Affair is Jasper Fforde's first novel, and the debut of a fresh and delightfully original new voice. Synopsis. There is anothersomewhere in the could-have-been, where the Crimean war still rages, dodos are regenerated in home-cloning kits and everyone is deeply disappointed by the ending of 'Jane Eyre'/5().

The Eyre Affair () About book: Sadly, I found this book to be a major disappointment. I'm huge fan of British comedy and science fiction--Monty Python, Douglas Adams, Dr. Who, Neil Gaiman--and something of an autodidact lit geek, so this novel which promises the exploits of a special agent who has to travel into the novel Jane Eyre in pursuit of a villain sounds right up my alley.

Imagine this. Great Britain in is close to being a police state. The Crimean War has dragged on for more than years and Wales is self-governing. The only recognizable thing about this England is her citizens’ enduring love of literature.

And the Third Most Wanted criminal, Acheron Hades, is stealing characters from England’s cherished literary heritage and holding them for ransom /5(19).

Feb 25,  · Jasper Fforde is the author of The Eyre Affair, Lost in a Good Book, (both from Penguin) and The Well of Lost Plots (Viking), the first three books in the Thursday Next fantasy/detective series. He lives in Wales. A CONVERSATION WITH JASPER FFORDE/5. Feb 25,  · About The Eyre Affair.

The first in a series of outlandishly clever adventures featuring the resourceful, fearless literary detective Thursday Next—a New York Times bestseller!In Jasper Fforde’s Great Britain, circatime travel is routine, cloning is a reality (dodos are the resurrected pet of choice), and literature is taken very, very seriously.

Feb 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of The Eyre Affair book by Jasper Fforde. Penzler Pick, January When I first heard the premise of this unique mystery, I doubted that a first-time author could pull off a complicated caper involving Free shipping over $/5(5).

In the parallel universe constructed by Jasper Fforde in his novel The Eyre Affair, Europe and Imperial Russia have been at war for more than a erum-c.com the Crimean War rages on England itself is under the control of the Goliath Corporation, a weapons company with questionable motives, while Wales is a completely separate socialist nation.

The Eyre Affair Book Summary and Study Guide. Jasper Fforde Booklist Jasper Fforde Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Eyre Affair; Thursday Next is a literary detective in a different modern England where cloning is routine (hence the presence of the extinct dodo bird), time travel occurs every day, and the world's literature.

Study Guide for The Eyre Affair. The Eyre Affair study guide contains a biography of Jasper Fforde, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis. This summary of The Eyre Affair includes a complete plot overview – spoilers included.

We’re considering expanding this synopsis into a full-length study guide to deepen your comprehension of the book and why it's important. He lives and writes in Wales.

The Eyre Affair was his first novel in the bestselling series of Thursday Next series novels, which includes Lost in a Good Book, The Well of Lost Plots, Something Rotten, First Among Sequels, One of Our Thursdays is Missing, and the upcoming The Woman Who Died A Lot.A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy.

Author interviews, book reviews and lively book commentary are found here. Content includes books from bestselling, midlist and debut authors.The Eyre Affair was his first novel in the bestselling series of Thursday Next novels, which includes Lost in a Good Book, The Well of Lost Plots, Something Rotten, First Among Sequels, One of Our Thursdays is Missing, and The Woman Who Died A Lot.

The series has /5().