Jasper Fforde and the BSFG Affair

Birmingham Science Fiction Group Presents: “Jasper Fforde switched to writing from a various career in the film industry and has been publishing his imaginative novels since 2001; his first book, The Eyre Affair, has gained a large degree of critical and popular acclaim, and kicked off the Thursday Next series, which is still ongoing and include Lost in a Good Book, The Well of Lost Plots, Something Rotten (which was nominated by the British Fantasy Society for Best Novel in 2005) and First Among Sequels. Jasper’s books have been noted for their tight and clever storytelling, their literary allusions, unusual humour and inventiveness.

Jasper will be visiting the Birmingham Science Fiction Group to talk about his works. This will take place on Friday 14th May 2010 at 8pm (entry from 7.30pm) at The Old Joint Stock on Temple Row in Birmingham. There are very few tickets left; unfortunately seats cannot be guaranteed on the night. We accept payment by cheque, PO or Paypal; please email bhamsfgroup@yahoo.co.uk, or ring 07845 897760 for details of the latter and to book your place. Price: £4 BSFG members, £5 non-members.”