In her next outing, seventh in Ffordes outrageously inventive series, Bookworld enforcement officer Thursday Next returns home to Swindon to recuperate after an assassination attempt. But all is not well with her children. Wistfulness with the fun; the ten-city tour says it all.

The newest tour de force starring Thursday Next in the "New York Times"-bestselling series. The Bookworld's leading enforcement officer has been forced into a semiretirement following an assassination attempt.