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Jemima J.: A Novel About Ugly Ducklings and Swans Summary
Jane Green (author)

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Jemima J.: A Novel About Ugly Ducklings and Swans Summary

Plot Summary

"Jemima J.: A Novel About Ugly Ducklings and Swans" is a novel about self worth, and about learning to value ones self regardless of body size. It is a journey of discovery, and one that shows body size is not a determiner of happiness.

"Jemima J" is a story about a young woman's journey to find herself. Jemima is a kind, generous, caring young woman whose heavy size often makes her unhappy. She lives with two tiny women who often make her feel even worse, and works with Geraldine, another gorgeous young woman. Geraldine, however, befriends Jemima, and in her, Jemima realizes that beautiful women are not always cruel. Jemima works with Ben Williams, as well, and she is head over heels in love with him, but although Ben does like Jemima, he is not romantically interested. When Ben and Jemima take an internet class, Jemima discovers the...

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