Tag Archives: Jasper Fforde

Quote of the Week

“And in despair, I bowed my head; “There is no peace on earth,” I said; “For hate is strong, And mocks the song Of peace on earth, good-will to men!” Then pealed the bells more loud and deep: “God is … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

Without nations, there would be no border disputes. ~ Jasper Fforde, Something Rotten   This seemed appropriate.  There are a lot of words of wisdom like these to be found in Jasper Fforde’s brilliantly absurd Thursday Next series.

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Review: Something Rotten (Thursday Next #4)

4 Stars   The fourth book in Jasper Fforde’s Thursday Next series, “Something Rotten” is an absolute romp. After reading the fantastic second book, Lost in a Good Book, I couldn’t wait to read a book set entirely in the … Continue reading

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Review: The Well of Lost Plots

The Well of Lost Plots by Jasper Fforde My rating: 2 of 5 stars I’m not saying the third book in the Thursday Next series is bad. It is just such a disappointment after the first two. Especially the second … Continue reading

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Goodreads | Shelly’s Year in Books

After a disappointing 2014 in which I read more than a book a week but didn’t really enjoy any of them, 2015 was a pretty good reading year for me.  I revisited an old favorite, finished a wonderful series, started … Continue reading

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