Category Archives: Literary Sci-Fi

The Fourth Bear by Jasper Fforde

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Hardcover (available in trade), 382 pages, 2006 Rating: 9/10 Reason for Reading: Bet you can’t read just one. Synopsis: Detective Inspector Jack Spratt, along with the other members of the Nursery Crime Division, is hot on the … Continue reading

The Big Over Easy by Jasper Fforde

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Hardcover (available in trade), 386 pages, 2005 Rating: 9/10 Reason for Reading: I’ve loved all of Fforde’s books. Synopsis: Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall…or did he? Detective Inspector Jack Spratt … Continue reading

Something Rotten by Jasper Fforde

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Hardcover (available in trade), 389 pages, 2004 Rating: 9/10 Reason for Reading: I love Fforde, and if reading his Thursday Next stories is as close as I can come to living inside a book, I will be … Continue reading

The Well of Lost Plots by Jasper Fforde

Reviewed by L.D.Y. Trade, 360 pages, 2003 Rating: 9/10 Reason for Reading: Loved The Eyre Affair and Lost in a Good Book. Synopsis: In this third book of the Thursday Next series, Thursday is sent to the Well of Lost … Continue reading