Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Feb 1, 2001 - Fiction - 352 pages
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With another devastatingly hilarious, ridiculous, unnervingly accurate take on modern womanhood, Bridget Jones is back. (v.g.)Monday 27 January"7:15 a.m. Hurrah! The wilderness years are over. For four weeks and five days now have been in functional relationship with adult male, thereby proving am not love pariah as recently feared."Wednesday 5 March"7:08 p.m. Am assured, receptive, responsive woman of substance. My sense of self comes not from other people but . . .from . . .myself? That can't be right."

Lurching from the cappuccino bars of Notting Hill to the blissed-out shores of Thailand, everyone's favorite Singleton Bridget Jones begins her search for The Truth in spite of pathetically unevolved men, insane dating theories, and Smug Married advice. She experiences a zeitgeist-esque Spiritual Epiphany somewhere between the pages of How to Find the Love You Want Without Seeking It (can self-help books really help self?), protective custody, and a lightly chilled Chardonnay.


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Cute, campy, easy to read. - Goodreads
It was really difficult to read at first. - Goodreads
Helen Fielding is a remarkable writer. - Goodreads
This was a "just for fun" selection. - Goodreads
SO GOOD! Had a much different ending than the book. - Goodreads
Love the Velveteen Rabbit reference. - Goodreads

Review: The Edge of Reason (Bridget Jones #2)

User Review  - Johanna - Goodreads

Better than the first one. Laughed out loud. Read full review

Review: The Edge of Reason (Bridget Jones #2)

User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

If you have read the first Bridget Jones book you have largely read the second. On the other hand Mark Darcy is hot, and a little beach reading never hurt anyone Read full review


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2Jellyfish at Large
5Mr Darcy Mr Darcy
6Italian Job
7MoodSwinging Singletons
9Social Hell
10Mars and Venus in the Dustbin
11Thai Takeaway
12Strange Times
14For Better or Worse?
15Excess Christmas Spirit

8Oh Baby

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About the author (2001)

Helen Fielding, a journalist and a novelist, is the author of three previous novels, Bridget Jonesís Diary, Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason, and Cause Celeb. She also co-wrote the screenplays for the movie of Bridget Jonesís Diary and the forthcoming sequel based on Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason.

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