Jeneration X by Jen Lancaster – book cover, description, publication history. Listen to “Jeneration X One Reluctant Adult’s Attempt to Unarrest Her Arrested Development; Or, Why It’s Never Too Late for Her Dumb Ass to. Read “Jeneration X One Reluctant Adult’s Attempt to Unarrest Her Arrested Development; Or, Why It’s Never Too Late for Her Dumb Ass to Learn Why Froot.

Author: Dajora Brajar
Country: Kenya
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Technology
Published (Last): 24 December 2007
Pages: 408
PDF File Size: 6.46 Mb
ePub File Size: 15.32 Mb
ISBN: 753-7-16980-954-4
Downloads: 31532
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Goltijora

JENERATION X by Jen Lancaster | Kirkus Reviews

I seriously think Jen lost her way. However, she does an excellent job of writing funny books. May 1, Imprint: Dear Girls Above Me.

I read more than half of the book the jeneratuon night I got it, and I felt myself comforted by her snarky tone. To ask other readers questions about Jeneration Xplease sign up. But because this is a Jen Lancaster book, there’s also evidence that you can do all those things and still retain your joie de vivre. And so did I. I write in the margins, bend the pages and crease the bindings.

The Sweet Life 3: It took a second to get used to, but was definitely a jenerayion change.

The cover looked interesting, so I sat down to take a look while the kids were finishing up jensration bookhunts. Logically, many of her stories deal with this transition in her life as well as the humorous capers her pets have committed since her last book.

In this book she has focused the content around “Reluctant Adult Lessons Learned,” which jeneratuon really just a way for her tell her stories and add a moral at the end of it. Lancaster is the author of several other similar memoirs Bitter is the New BlackSuch a Pretty Fat and often assumes that readers will be familiar with her back story, c could make it difficult for those new to her work to follow the narrative thread.


Jeneration X

I thought someone who wrote such a witty, down-on-hard-times book as Bitter would have more compassion for those generations who have gotten more screwed by high education loans, the false promise of advanced degrees, and a crippled economy than her dot com bubble burst generation could ever imagine.

Again, these are funny books, so you need to take them keneration as that. Neither were enough to make me toss the book jeneraiton in disgust.

Aug 30, Bridget rated it it was ok. The Sweet Life 3: Jun 16, Nikki rated it it was ok. Yes No Thanks for your feedback!

The Next Best Thing. I’m just gonna say it.

It’s almost all recycled material. I’m really really struggling with finishing this book so much I’ve decided to put it down and move on to the next one. The Best of Enemies. You will recognize your self in at least one of Jen’s essays.

Jun 29, Kathleen rated it did not like it. You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Jacobs’ books memoirs–this is a collected set of observations about everyday events, presented much like a stand up comedy act.

Jeneration X by Jen Lancaster | : Books

Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. I want to thoroughly enjoy the next book, too.


Jeneration X, wh Reader beware that if you read this book or any of Jen Lancaster’s books for that matterbe prepared to put on notice any friends, family, co-workers and others in your life that when you’re reading this, jsneration will be laughing out loud, snorting, giggling and often than not, stifling your laughter so as to not appear completely like you’ve lost your mindto the point where you seem to be wheezing from jeneartion form of an asthma s.

I dare you, in one of her many books, not to find one time you relate to her. First, I’ll say I’m enjoying it quite a bit. Trivia About Jeneration X: Preview — Jeneration X by Jen Lancaster. Bitter is the New Black.

Join Kobo & start eReading today

Jan 20, Leah K rated it really liked it. But really, I do feel as if I know her. The Jane Austen Marriage Manual.

Back to the Bedroom.

Home to Big Stone Gap. Another Piece of My Heart. She is no longer the exceedingly bitchy woman with a handbag that costs more than my car is worth from Bitter is the New Black. The Sweet Life 4: