Shades of Grey (Compact Disc)

By Jasper Fforde, John Lee (Read by)

Penguin Audio, 9780143143260

Publication Date: December 29, 2009

January 2010 Indie Next List

“Set in a future world in which a caste system of color rigidly defines each individual, our naive young hero -- who wants nothing more than to marry up-color -- is sent to the outskirts of the civilized world as punishment for prideful behavior. Here, he falls in love -- and must answer some uncomfortable questions and face dangerous truths. Fforde's characters are quirky, fresh, and engaging, and he draws from a seemingly bottomless well of hilarity. Funny, fast-paced, and fabulous!”
— jennie turner-collins, Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati, OH
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Description

Unabridged CDs, 10 CDs, 12 hours

Read by TBA

A brilliantly imagined satire that envisions a terrifying dystopia by the bestselling author of Thursday Next.



About the Author

Jasper Fforde traded a varied career in the film industry for staring vacantly out of the window and arranging words on a page. He lives and writes in Wales. The "Eyre Affair" was his first novel in the bestselling "Thursday Next" series. He is also the author of the "Nursery Crime" series.
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