Anyone who involves himself with Roberta Wickham is asking for trouble, so naturally Bertie Wooster finds himself in just that situation when he. Buy Jeeves in the Offing: (Jeeves & Wooster) by P.G. Wodehouse from Amazon’s Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and. P. G. Wodehouse was born in England in and in became an American citizen. He published more than ninety books and had a successful career.

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I reckon the British humor isn’t ha ha laughter track kinda funny. Jeefes all 56 reviews. If I didn’t know better I would say it must be incredibly easy to write a book like this. By letter, Jeeves informs Bertie that Willie Cream is a kleptomaniac. Jeeves in the Offing is a comic novel by P.

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Jeeves in the Offing is not one of P. Read more Read less. The Best Books of Shopbop Designer Fashion Offjng. It is always a joy to meet up again with Bertie Wooster and his man Jeeves, a pleasure to accompany them on one of ocfing, never uneventful, jaunts to Brinkley Court. There is a distinct lack of Jeeves in this particular story.

It has been a great ride to go along with Jeeves and Wooster and all of their misadventures.

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That doesn’t stop her from announcing their engagement as part of a ploy to make her parents accept her ovfing fiance Kipper who doesn’t know of the plan. An old friend Bertie went to preparatory school with, Reginald “Kipper” Herringis staying with Bertie for a week. Despite the political and social upheavals that occurred during his life, much of which was spent in France and the United States, Wodehouse’s main canvas remained that of prewar English upper-class so Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, KBE, was a comic writer who enjoyed enormous popular success during a career of more than seventy years and continues to be widely read over 40 years after his death.


One of the ways this occurs is when Bertie tries jeevex recall a quotation or Jeeves recites it, and Bertie jefves rephrases that quotation with more colloquial language. The British edition he gave me is actually called “Jeeves on the Offing,” which is a much more appropriate title.

Thank You, Jeeves P. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. A great compilation of most of the Jeeves and Wooster stories.

A few civil words and he will be grappling you…what’s the expression I’ve heard offiny use?

The plot is a tad muddier than usual, as I don’t feel Bertie jeeevs any great impetus pushing him on as is the case in other books. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.

Book ratings by Goodreads. Please try again later. Is it just me or the book is incredibly unfunny? By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Jeeves in the Offing : (Jeeves & Wooster)

Moved, Phyllis gets engaged to Wilbert. Anyhow, it’s a great piece of classic Wodehouse story-telling, and by whatever title, well worth reading. First, the situation becomes so complex and entangled that at one point it is almost incomprehensible, and the reader has to be surprised he can tie it down at all. May 23, F. jeevees

These books are great to read or listen to. Step up – Bertie, Bobbie and Kipper to bring more disorder to the proceedings. Glossop searches Wilbert Cream’s room for the cow-creamer, and bonds with Bertie. The Jeeves Omnibus – Vol 3 P.


Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. I just love P. He’s an amiable enough fellow and while not too bright, is smart enough to avoid creating trouble; unfortunately, trouble always comes to him, typically through friends and relatives.

He only makes a few brief appearances and adds little to the tale which is maybe why I felt somewhat short-changed. The quotation appears in Uneasy Moneychapter 9. I lost track of how many engagements were made and broken. This preliminary plot involves an American millionaire and the theft of the silver cow-creamer, similar to the final story, as well as Bertie reading in the paper of his engagement to someone, though it is to a girl whom he has never met.

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I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. The usual hijinks and misunderstandings, all wrapped up in a Jeevesian bow.

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About the Author P. There’s a lazy cat and an active Daschund also thrown in and total madness and mayhem ensues and Bertie has no option but to fetch Jeeves. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

The Jeeves Omnibus – Vol 4 P.