Jemima J : A Novel About Ugly Ducklings and Swans (2nd Copy)

by Jane Green | Women's Fiction |
ISBN: 0767905180 Global Overview for this book
Registered by DumbFox of Lincoln, Nebraska USA on 2/26/2005
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3 journalers for this copy...
Journal Entry 1 by DumbFox from Lincoln, Nebraska USA on Saturday, February 26, 2005
I can't believe I finished this book in just 5 hours. Jane Green has a wonderful style of writing. The commentaries, the acerbic wit was absolutely delightful to read.

I think any woman can relate to our heroine, Jemima Jones. She like most of women today is battling her weight and insecurities of life. Experiencing racism on a different level.

This is a wonderful coming of age novel, even at 27! We truly see Jemima blossom from an ugly duckling to a graceful funny swan. Jemima eventually by befriending a once enemy eventually finds true love and the job of her dreams.

This is a great feel good book.


Journal Entry 2 by DumbFox from Lincoln, Nebraska USA on Saturday, February 26, 2005
This copy did take a small bath with me, lol. Still readable, just not PC worthy.

Journal Entry 3 by noumena12 from Dayton, Ohio USA on Tuesday, March 08, 2005
Picked up at the Dayton Bookcrosssing Meetup

Journal Entry 4 by noumena12 from Dayton, Ohio USA on Sunday, January 22, 2006
This was an okay read. The story was a little different than most. Maybe I just wish I could find that same willpower (and time) to work out. Or maybe I'm just getting tired of the genre.

Journal Entry 5 by noumena12 from Dayton, Ohio USA on Saturday, March 25, 2006
Heading to the 2006 BC Convention in Toronto for Heaven150! Happy Reading

Journal Entry 6 by Heaven150 from Edmonton, Alberta Canada on Monday, May 01, 2006
Thank you so much for the book, sorry I couldn't make the convention, sounds like everyone had fun!!

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