Jasper Fforde
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Jasper Fforde

Jasper Fforde traded a varied career in the film industry for staring vacantly out of the window and arranging words on a page. He lives and writes in Wales. The Eyre Affair was his first novel in the bestselling Thursday Next series. He is also the author of the Nursery Crime series.

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    • Early Riser

    • A Novel
    • By: Jasper Fforde
    • Narrated by: Thomas Hunt
    • Length: 15 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Every winter, the human population hibernates. Your name is Charlie Worthing, and you're part of a group of misfits responsible for ensuring the hibernatory safe passage of the sleeping masses. You are investigating an outbreak of viral dreams that you dismiss as nonsense....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • marvelous world building!

    • By Kevin Barney on 02-14-19

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Eyre Affair

    • A Thursday Next Novel
    • By: Jasper Fforde
    • Narrated by: Susan Duerden
    • Length: 12 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,973
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,548
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,550

    The first in a series of outlandishly clever adventures featuring the resourceful, fearless literary detective Thursday Next....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • six stars

    • By Amazon Customer on 02-13-11

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Shades of Grey

    • A Novel
    • By: Jasper Fforde
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 13 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 923
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 659
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 669

    As long as anyone can remember, society has been ruled by a Colortocracy. Society is dominated by color. In this world, you are what you can see....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Read this book

    • By Thom Dodd on 03-26-10

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Big Over Easy

    • A Nursery Crime
    • By: Jasper Fforde
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 11 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 963
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 547
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 550

    It's Easter in Reading, a bad time for eggs, and no one can remember the last sunny day....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Total Whimsy

    • By Bruce Sabin on 08-10-05

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Something Rotten

    • A Thursday Next Novel
    • By: Jasper Fforde
    • Narrated by: Emily Gray
    • Length: 12 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,077
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 606
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 606

    Jasper Fforde's time-traveling and fiction-jumping detective Thursday Next is an international hit with fans and critics....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best one yet!

    • By Diana on 11-11-04

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Well of Lost Plots

    • A Thursday Next Novel, Book 3
    • By: Jasper Fforde
    • Narrated by: Emily Gray
    • Length: 12 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 531
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 484
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 484

    Jasper Fforde has done it again in this genre-bending blend of crime fiction, fantasy, and top-drawer literary entertainment....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • All in all a fun book

    • By MissSusie66 on 06-05-12

    Regular price: $24.50

    • First Among Sequels

    • A Thursday Next Novel
    • By: Jasper Fforde
    • Narrated by: Emily Gray
    • Length: 12 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,005
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 561
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 557

    It's been 14 years since Thursday pegged out at the 1988 SuperHoop, and Friday is now a difficult 16-year-old. However, Thursday's got bigger problems....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Most fun series ever!

    • By Barry on 08-09-12

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Lost in a Good Book

    • A Thursday Next Novel
    • By: Jasper Fforde
    • Narrated by: Emily Gray
    • Length: 13 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 871
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 751
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 751

    Intrepid literary detective Thursday Next is back in the second installment of Jasper Fforde's one-of-a-kind series....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • It takes a little while to get lost...

    • By TwoBadCats on 04-30-11

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Last Dragonslayer

    • The Chronicles of Kazam, Book 1
    • By: Jasper Fforde
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Jasicki
    • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 510
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 456
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 453

    In the good old days, magic was indispensable - it could both save a kingdom and clear a clogged drain. But now magic is fading....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I plan to keep listening to this series

    • By Alice on 05-28-13

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Fourth Bear

    • A Nursery Crime
    • By: Jasper Fforde
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 799
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 433
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 435

    The Gingerbreadman, psychopath, sadist, genius, and killer, is on the loose....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
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    • By Gary on 08-31-06

    Regular price: $31.50

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