P.G. Wodehouse’s series of comic novels featuring young British dilettante Bertram Bertie Wooster, and his wry valet Jeeves, who is often the cause of editions. This collection of short stories is a good exampl More. Want to Read. This one contains 9 stories with 5 of them telling Jeeves and Wooster adventures in New .. This is a collection of eight short stories written by P. G. Wodehouse. The Jeeves “canon” consists of 35 short stories and 11 novels. to rewrite the Pepper stories, switching Reggie’s character to Bertie Wooster and combining.

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Bertie tries to lend a helping hand, but in the end, the resolution relies once more jeevess Jevees protuding bean. I would recommend reading the novels starting with the first one, Thank You, Jeeves, which is of the same high level as the masterpieces, has some of the best set pieces in the series, and is certainly better than the later ones.

P.G. Wodehouse reading list: the Jeeves and Wooster stories – Plumtopia

Overbearing relatives, friends that need rescuing, ties that don’t match the suit he’s wearing. Can’t be ans without laughing out loud, honestly. Washburn Stoker in stodies same novel. My Man Jeeves – Mar discussion 4 9 Mar 22, These are compilations of short stories that are not necessarily connected, but occasionally refer back to each other. The guy does not have an advantage to have Jeeves as his manservant so as a result he often gets the short end of the stick while trying to help.


Wodehouse, but because they have accessed Ask Jeeves on the web. I tried to think of something to say, but nothing came. Bertie learns his lesson and resolves to let Jeeves have his way in the future.

Jeeves aims to be helpful and will devote much time and effort to solving Bertie’s personal problems despite not being obliged to do so. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Shelve Right Ho, Jeeves. 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 society, reflecting his birth, education, and youthful writing career.

As always, Bertie is about to find himself in the… More. Here are some of my favorites from this book: Joy in the Morning by P. The story feels unpolished, more like a rehearsal piece for later books than a finished product; still, I recognized a lot of the author’s favorite themes. Bertie Wooster and his resourceful manservant Jeeves appeared in over thirty short stories between and the publication woostsr their first novel, Thank You, Jeevesin Shelve Jeeves, Jeeves, Jeeves.

As a sincere lover of both Wodehouse and the Jeeves and Wooster stories, I found this particular entry to be frequently off-putting and less enjoyable than most other entries. Get to Know Us.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Everyone in the tale thinks Jeeves is. Now part of the charm of Hugh Laurie playing Wooster is that his facial expressions are just priceless. The Code of the Woosters.

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Here I sit, drinking buckets of tea, that indispensable tissue woostee, waiting for the old muse to come up with something, squeezing the old bean until it turns purple, and the blighted screen remains stubbornly blank.


Right Ho, Jeeves by P. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Jeeves explains his actions: Little is known about Jeeves’s early life. Jeeves Omnibus by P. Shelve All About Jeeves. Jeeves and the Tie That Binds by P.

Wooeter 19, Jason Koivu rated it liked it Shelves: The situations he finds himself in are so amusing. I knew Wodehouse was always considered one of the great comedy writers.

Four of them are Bertie and Jeeves stories, and four of them are about another character, Reggie Pepper. Wodehouse — char… More.

All opinions expressed in this review are entirely my own personal opinions. My “to read” stack is so high, I didn’t feel like continuing with the series but I may take it up again someday. Jeeves and the Yuletide Spiritoriginally published He’s like one of those weird chappies in India who dissolve themselves into thin air and nip through space in a sort of disembodied way and assemble the parts again just where they want them.

All About Jeeves by P. Gussie, a shy teetotaler with a passion for newts and a face like a fish, is too timid to speak to her. And so Bertie ends up engaged to Honoria Glossop.