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Out and About: Jasper Fforde

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Jasper Fforde (Reading / Q&A / Signing)

Friday, October 5, 2012

7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Free and open to the public

GEORGIA CENTER FOR THE BOOK (Click here for link)
First Baptist Church Decatur/ 308 Clairemont Avenue/ Decatur, GA 30030

Blurb from the website:

International bestselling author Jasper Fforde makes his first visit to the Center for the Book with a literary thriller that just might be his best book yet: ”The Woman Who Died a Lot: A Thursday Next Novel.”…His books skillfully and playfully combine doses of reality with plenty of fantasy and sci-fi, and they have sold millions of copies all around the world. The author, who lives and writes in Wales, will be making an American tour this fall, and we’re proud to be on it and invite you to join us and meet this very fine, distinctive writer. We’ll have copies of his new books and some older ones for sale and signing.


In-Library Resources

  • The fourth bear : a nursery crime / Jasper Fforde [Call #:  PR6106.F67 F68 2006 ]

Online Databases

– A Search for “Jasper Fforde” will bring you a variety of biographies, book reviews, and literary criticisms.

– A search of “Jasper Fforde in this database will result in many biographies and reviews (including a review of “The Woman Who Died A Lot”, the book Mr. Fforde will be talking about at the event) as well as a list of multimedia interactions.

I hope you all go, and do check out the website for Georgia Center for the Book. they have a ton of events with many different authors. Who knows, maybe even your favorite author will be making an appearance this year.  As always I encourage you; before you go OUT, learn ABOUT it.

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