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Bridget Jones's diary : a novel

Author: Helen Fielding
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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This laugh-out-loud chronicle charts a year in the life of Bridget Jones, a single girl on a permanent, doomed quest for self-improvement--in which she resolves to: visit the gym three times a week not merely to buy a sandwich, form a functional relationship with a responsible adult, and not fall for any of the following: misogynists, megalomaniacs, adulterers, workaholics, chauvinists or perverts. And learn to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Diary fiction
Humorous stories
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Named Person: Bridget Jones, (Fictitious character); Bridget Jones, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Fielding
ISBN: 0670880728 9780670880720 014028009X 9780140280098 0330487612 9780330487610 0330375253 9780330375252 0141000198 9780141000190
OCLC Number: 38884462
Awards: Winner of Whitaker Platinum Book Award 2001
Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Short-listed for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Description: x, 271 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: January : an exceptionally bad start --
February : Valentine's Day massacre --
March : severe birthday-related thirties panic --
April : inner poise --
May : mother-to-be --
June : hah! boyfriend --
July : Huh --
August : disintegration --
September : up the fireman's pole --
October : date with Darcy --
November : a criminal in the family --
December : oh, Christ --
January-December : a summary.
Responsibility: Helen Fielding.

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'Helen Fielding is one of the funniest writers in Britain and Bridget Jones is a creation of comic genius' Nick Hornby. Now a major motion picture from Universal Pictures starring Renee Zellweger,  Read more...

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