The third installment in Jasper Ffordeas New York Times bestselling series follows literary detective Thursday Next on another adventure in her alternate reality of literature-obsessed England Jasper Fforde has done it again in this genre-bending blend of crime fiction, fantasy, and top-drawer literary entertainment. After two rollicking New York Times bestselling adventures through Western literature, resourceful BookWorld literary detective Thursday Next definitely needs some downtime. And what better place for a respite than in the hidden depths of the Well of Lost Plots, where all unpublished books reside? But peace and quiet remain elusive for Thursday, who soon discovers that the Well is a veritable linguistic free-for-all, where grammasites run rampant, plot devices are hawked on the black market, and lousy booksalike the one she has taken up residence inaare scrapped for salvage. To make matters worse, a murderer is stalking the personnel of Jurisfiction and itas up to Thursday to save the day. A brilliant feat of literary showmanship filled with wit, fantasy, and effervescent originality, this Ffordian tour de force will appeal to fans of Douglas Adams and P. G. Wodehouse. Thursdayas zany investigations continue with Something Rotten. Look for the five other bestselling Thursday Next novels, including One of Our Thursdays is Missing and Jasper Ffordeas latest bestseller, The Woman Who Died A Lot. Visit jasperfforde.com for a ffull window into the Ffordian world!(See Imagino TransferenceDevice Usera#39;s Manual, page 782.) Although echoes ... (See also OralTradPlus, Operating Systems, History of.) AH! ... aGood and bad, a I told her, sitting on a sofa and undoing the top button of my trousers. aThe goodanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Well of Lost Plots|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2004-08-03|