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Jasper Fforde

Autor(a) de The Eyre Affair

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About the Author

He worked for many years in the film industry as a camera technician. He was raised in England, he lives & works in Wales. (Publisher Provided) Author Jasper Fforde was born on January 11, 1961 in London, England. He spent numerous years as a focus puller in the film industry, where he worked on mostrar mais films such as Quills, Golden Eye, and Entrapment. His first novel, The Eyre Affair, was published in 2001. He is the author of the Thursday Next, Nursery Crime and Dragonslayer series and the novel Shades of Gray. In 2004, he won the Wodehouse Prize for comic fiction for The Well of Lost Plots. In 2013, his title The Last Dragonslayer made The New York Times best seller list. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
Image credit: I took this picture at one of his US Book Signing events at Politics & Prose in Washington, D.C. Never miss a chance to see my favorite author :-)


Obras de Jasper Fforde

The Eyre Affair (2001) 15,649 cópias
Lost in a Good Book (2002) 9,188 cópias
The Well of Lost Plots (2004) 7,991 cópias
Something Rotten (2004) 6,907 cópias
The Big Over Easy (2005) 5,737 cópias
First Among Sequels (2007) 5,055 cópias
The Fourth Bear (2006) 4,108 cópias
Shades of Grey (2009) 4,061 cópias
One of Our Thursdays Is Missing (2011) 2,414 cópias
The Last Dragonslayer (2010) 2,262 cópias
The Woman Who Died a Lot (2012) 1,743 cópias
Early Riser (2018) 1,223 cópias
The Song of the Quarkbeast (2011) 972 cópias
The Eye of Zoltar (2014) 610 cópias
The Constant Rabbit (2020) 575 cópias

Associated Works

Voices from the Past (2011) — Contribuinte — 18 cópias
Relics, Wrecks and Ruins (2021) — Contribuinte — 7 cópias
The Last Dragonslayer [2016 film] — Original book — 2 cópias


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Conhecimento Comum



Red Side Story - February 6th 2024 em Fforde Ffans (Julho 2023)
The Woman Who Died a Lot em Fforde Ffans (Fevereiro 2013)
Shades of Grey em Fforde Ffans (Março 2012)
Fforde Ffebruary general discussion thread em The 12 in 12 Category Challenge (Fevereiro 2012)
One of Our Thursdays is Missing em Fforde Ffans (Julho 2011)
The Fourth Bear em Fforde Ffans (Junho 2011)
***Group Read: The Eyre Affair em 75 Books Challenge for 2010 (Dezembro 2010)
First Among Sequels Discussion Thread em Fforde Ffans (Setembro 2008)


I had to deduct half a star because of the introduction of some elements (I don't want to give spoilers), since for me "Shades of Grey" was a perfect book on its own.
ScarletBea | outras 2 resenhas | Apr 12, 2024 |
I have read this twice, and love it so much. My favorite part is when they go to see Richard III, and the audience participates with the cast. It's such a fun, well written book!
pianistpalm91 | outras 600 resenhas | Apr 7, 2024 |
This one was much happier than The Well of Lost Plots. I'm so glad I read it!
pianistpalm91 | outras 144 resenhas | Apr 7, 2024 |
A wonderful read. World-building- and character-driven in a nice a laidback way.
Lokileest | outras 265 resenhas | Apr 2, 2024 |



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