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The Eyre Affair

AuthorJasper Fforde

NarratorJuliet Stevenson

Duration3h

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Science Fiction and Fantasy, Humour and Comedy, Crime, Thriller and Mysteries

Key StageA Level

PublisherHodder

VersionAbridged

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There is another 1985, somewhere in the could-have-been, where the Crimean war still rages, dodos are regenerated in home-cloning kits and everyone is deeply disappointed by the ending of 'Jane Eyre'. In this world there are no jet-liners or computers, but there are policeman who can travel across time, a Welsh republic, a great interest in all things literary - and a woman called Thursday Next.

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