Enjoyable. Lots of humor sprinkled throughout. Still storyline sleepy enough that I can fall asleep while reading it.Having a mixed reaction... there are laugh-out-loud funny lines, or lines I want to quote later, every few pages, and yet it puts me to sleep. I find the Jasper narrated bits less tolerable as he is more consistently self-pitying and selfish than his truly eccentric father.Finally finished. It was work for me to get to the ending, even with the attempted addition of suspense to the sojourn in Thailand. An odd ending, that sounded more and more nihilistic rather than zany and hopeful.