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Farnsworth's Revenge (Rollo Hemphill Misadventures, #3)

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Main character Rollo Hemphill has a history with a life-sized rubber doll he dressed up to look like glamorous Hollywood star Monica LaMonica. And his plight is to fail — ever-upward. In the first book in the series, My Inflatable Friend, Rollo devises a screwball scheme with the doll to make his girlfriend Felicia jealous and stumbles into a starring gig on shock-jock rad ...more
Paperback, 266 pages
Published April 1st 2014 by LaPuerta Books and Media (first published January 1st 2014)
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John Rachel
Jan 27, 2014 rated it it was amazing
How can you not love Rollo Hemphill? You might be afraid of him but you still love the guy. Even if there is the suggestion that he represents the loser that lurks inside each of us, ready to lunge, knock over the Ming vases, slip on the wine cooler still drying on the floor from last night's party, drop kick you in the face, and seal the fate on your delusions of becoming a fashion model.

Gerald Everett Jones is a superb writer, both in terms of conceptualization and execution. He understands wi
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Gerald
Feb 18, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
Rollo continues to fail upward. Secrets of cold fusion revealed!
James Anton
Nov 18, 2013 rated it it was amazing
I picked up the manuscript for Farnsworth's Revenge and could not put it down until I finished it. It is the kind of book that manages to be funny but at the same time "important" in the sense that Confederacy of Dunces was important. Rollo Hemhill, the antihero in the book who continually falls up, travels far and wide until he stumbles upon a secret of science (which I will not give away) that could bring down the economies of the entire civilized world. I look forward to his next book. Jim An ...more
Sonda Taylor
Mar 28, 2014 rated it it was amazing
I Loved this book, I couldn't put it down. I love Rollo Hemphill! Can't wait for your next book Gerald Everett Jones!
Leza
Dec 16, 2013 rated it really liked it
I got this Book In a first reads competition and must say I was surprised at how entertaining it was from start to finish and I will definitely be reading more from this Author , Not to give anything away , I will only say if you want a good laugh and something that holds you from first to last page then I would definitely give this book a try.
Jackson Skibski
Jun 29, 2014 rated it really liked it
I received this book from the giveaway, and when I finally got around to reading the book, I loved it! It's one of those books that can be comedic and entertaining, with some serious parts within. Can't wait for your next novel ;)
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Gerald Everett Jones holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honors from the College of Letters, Wesleyan University. He is the author of nine novels, most recently the mystery-thriller "Preacher Finds a Corpse" and the psychological literary novel "Clifford's Spiral." He wrote a series of three satiric Rollo Hemphill misadventures, the adult melodrama "Christmas Karma," the crime story "Choke Hold," the fa ...more