The Fourth Bear by Jasper Fforde

The Fourth Bear

Nursery Crime #2

Jasper Fforde

fiction fantasy mystery adventurous funny mysterious fast-paced

382 pages | first published 2006

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Jack Spratt and Mary Mary return in their second adventure from the inimitable Jasper Fforde Five years ago, Viking introduced Jasper Fforde and his upsidedown, inside-out literary crime masterpieces. And as they move from Thursday Next to Jack S...
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Summary of 1250 reviews

Moods

funny 87%
lighthearted 75%
adventurous 62%
mysterious 62%
dark 12%
relaxing 12%
hopeful 6%
reflective 6%
tense 6%

Pace

medium 57%
fast 42%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 54% | A mix: 36% | Character: 9%

Strong character development?

No: 66% | It's complicated: 16% | Yes: 16%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 7% | No: 7%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 58% | No: 25% | It's complicated: 16%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 45% | It's complicated: 27% | Yes: 27%

Average rating

4.04

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