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PopMatters Picks: The Best of Books 2009: Fiction
20 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM
More than half of the titles in this year’s selections offer grim portraits of the human condition, some with more wit and optimism than others, and a surprising number of legendary authors complete the portraiture and theme.
Shades of Grey by Jasper Fforde
18 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM
Rule 3.6.12.03.267: "Unicycles are not to be ridden backward at excessive speed."
Thursday Next: First Among Sequels by Jasper Fforde
21 Aug 2007 // 5:58 PM
Fforde welcomes the reader into the crazed, madcap world that is Thursday's, and suddenly it becomes easy, even irresistible, to accept time-travel paradoxes and jumps into and out of fiction.