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The Fourth Bear

Nursery Crime Series, Book 2

by Jasper Fforde

eBook

The inimitable Jasper Fforde gives readers another delightful mash-up of detective fiction and nursery rhyme, returning to those mean streets where no character is innocent. The Gingerbreadman—sadist, psychopath, cookie—is on the loose in Reading, but that's not who Detective Jack Spratt and Sergeant Mary Mary are after. Instead, they've been demoted to searching for missing journalist "Goldy" Hatchett. The last witnesses to see her alive were the reclusive Three Bears, and right away Spratt senses something furry—uh, funny—about their story, starting with the porridge. The Fourth Bear is a delirious new romp from our most irrepressible fabulist.


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Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group

Kindle Book

  • Release date: November 12, 2008

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9781101158524
  • Release date: July 31, 2007

EPUB eBook

  • ISBN: 9781101158524
  • File size: 1366 KB
  • Release date: July 31, 2007

PDF eBook

  • ISBN: 9781429547727
  • File size: 1967 KB
  • Release date: November 12, 2008


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The inimitable Jasper Fforde gives readers another delightful mash-up of detective fiction and nursery rhyme, returning to those mean streets where no character is innocent. The Gingerbreadman—sadist, psychopath, cookie—is on the loose in Reading, but that's not who Detective Jack Spratt and Sergeant Mary Mary are after. Instead, they've been demoted to searching for missing journalist "Goldy" Hatchett. The last witnesses to see her alive were the reclusive Three Bears, and right away Spratt senses something furry—uh, funny—about their story, starting with the porridge. The Fourth Bear is a delirious new romp from our most irrepressible fabulist.


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