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The Resource Bridget Jones's diary : a novel, Helen Fielding

Bridget Jones's diary : a novel, Helen Fielding

Label
Bridget Jones's diary : a novel
Title
Bridget Jones's diary
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Helen Fielding
Title variation
  • Bridget Jones' diary
  • Bridget Joness diary
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comedy on an Englishwoman's quest for self-improvement. Single and thirty-something Bridget diets, keeps tabs on her tobacco and alcohol consumption, visits the gym regularly, yet she still has problems finding the right man. A debut in fiction. Helen Fielding has stated openly that her bestselling novel is based on Jane Austen's enduring classic, and the character Mark Darcy is, of course, named after Austen's famous Mr. Darcy
Member of
Summary
The daily chronicle of a 30-something single English woman who is convinced her life would be perfect if she could lose weight, stop smoking and develop "Inner Poise."
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • British Book Award for Book of the Year, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
002465
Cataloging source
CPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fielding, Helen
Dewey number
  • 823.912
  • 823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1775-1817
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Austen, Jane
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Bridget Jones
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Austen, Jane
  • Jones, Bridget
  • Single women
  • Single women
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
Bridget Jones's diary : a novel, Helen Fielding
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm41491528
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9780140280098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)41491528
Label
Bridget Jones's diary : a novel, Helen Fielding
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm41491528
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9780140280098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)41491528

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