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Bridget Jones’s Diary meets Americanah in this disarmingly honest boldly political and truly inclusive novel that will speak to anyone who has gone looking for love and found something very different in its placeueenie Jenkins is a 25 year old Jamaican British woman living in London straddling two cultures and slotting neatly into neither She works at a nat. This review was removed Thanks

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To another she finds herself wondering “What are you doing Why are you doing it Who do you want to be” all of the uestions today’s woman must face in a world trying to answer them for herWith “fresh and honest” Jojo Moyes prose ueenie is a remarkably relatable exploration of what it means to be a modern woman searching for meaning in today’s world. A tiresome novel that made me cranky Everything about ueenie screams middle school angst ueenie and her crew think and act like 12 year olds trapped in 25 year old bodies Take away some of the sex replace their jobs with 7th grade classes and you have the tedious dramas of adolescence I liked the clever use of texts That s about it

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Ional newspaper where she’s constantly forced to compare herself to her white middle class peers After a messy break up from her long term white boyfriend ueenie seeks comfort in all the wrong placesincluding several hazardous men who do a good job of occupying brain space and a bad job of affirming self worthAs ueenie careens from one uestionable decision. 5 shiny rebellious beautiful stars As soon as I started this book I thought I was having a light reading Because the book is advertised as modern version of Bridget Jones But after a few pages later I realized this is deeper heart wrenching darker and twisted story of a young woman who is looking for a tree branch to not fall down from a cliff ueenie has really a bad year but it s not about her broken heart after her breakup or time out with her longtime boyfriend Tom This is such a beginning of domino falling After her breakup she realizes that she just blocks everything about her past and as seems like she has a job she s been dreaming for so long and boyfriend who s ready for longtime commitment do not bring her happiness But the breakup is the first wake up call which pushes her make so many wrong decisions about meaningless one night stands Then she loses one of her best friends trust it isn t her fault actually only wrong things about the situation are choosing wrong besties and wrong fckbuddies she gets rejected by all three men she s hooked up she loses her job Finally she understands that she was already lost from the beginning She doesn t feel like she belongs to someone or somewhere She never thinks she deserves to be loved or she deserves good things in life Now when she sees her own rock bottom it s time to discover her strengths and weaknesses learn how to love and forgive herself and achieve to face her past demons This book is not only a typical love life story of a Jamaican English woman s in mid twenties It s about discovery of your own potential learning what you want from the life respecting yourself It s about friendship It s about forgiveness It s about family Sometimes you hate ueenie sometimes you feel sorry for her but mostly you understand her She s flawed she s broken she s confused but she s strong enough to find her way and embrace her loved ones tightly to not fall from a cliff again I really enjoyed her story and this is a great debut I love to read the upcoming book of this writerbloginstagramfacebooktwitter

  • Hardcover
  • 330
  • ueenie author Candice Carty-Williams
  • Candice Carty-Williams
  • English
  • 14 March 2017
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About the Author: Candice Carty-Williams

Candice Carty Williams was born in 1989 the result of an affair between a Jamaican cab driver who barely speaks and a Jamaican Indian dyslexic receptionist who speaks than anyone else in the world She studied Media at Sussex because her sixth form teachers said that she wasn’t clever enough to do English but she showed them all by first working at the Guardian Guide and then moving into pu



10 thoughts on “ueenie author Candice Carty-Williams

  1. says:

    He put a hand on my thigh and moved it higher digging his nails into my skin That'll be a pair of tights gone T

  2. says:

    This is the kind of novel whose excellence sneaks up on you The beginning is kind of rocky and I wasn't sure where the book was going but then it gets great and unputdownable and I held my breath reading as fast as I could to see what would happen to ueenie This is an amazing novel about what it means to be a black girl whose world is falli

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  4. says:

    I empathized a lot with the protagonist and her struggles along with the portrayal of mental health including the cultural stigma of seeking therapy how childhood affects the way we treat relationships how we internalize racism and learn to love ourselves as a WOC etc The audiobook narrator also did a great job at bringing the story to life I struggle to emotionally connect with this book as much as I should mainly because the progression

  5. says:

    5 shiny rebellious beautiful stars As soon as I started this book I thought I was having a light reading Because the book is advertised as modern version of Bridget Jones But after a few pages later I realized this is deeper heart wr

  6. says:

    ueenie is the newest debut sensation coming out of the UK by Candace Carte Williams Sadly it was not my cup of tea for a few reasons Firstly the good things about the book are the writing especially the natural

  7. says:

    Why I love itby Jojo MoyesI have to confess I have a prior interest in ueenie’s author Candice Carty Williams A few years ago I created a competition offering up my cottage to an aspiring writer in need of time and space to complete their project Candice was the first winner chosen from than 600 applicants She had never driven outside London before and it took her six hours to make a two hour journey the kind of thin

  8. says:

    A tiresome novel that made me cranky Everything about ueenie screams middle school angst ueenie and her crew think and act like 12 year olds trapped in 25 year old bodies Take away some of the sex replace their jobs with 7th grade classes and you have the tedious dramas of adolescence I liked the clever use of texts That's about it

  9. says:

    Rating 475I loved this book Such an unexpected gem of a read I went into this one blind I knew nothing about it I read no reviews I freuently check out my library for new audio books I saw this bold orange cover of a book called ueenie It drew me in I listened to a sample of the audio A heavy accent by the narrator It drew

  10. says:

    This book is being pitches as Bridget Jones Diary meets Americanah but it feels like Bridget Jones Diary meets Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine with a black lead I had really conflicted feelings the entire time while reading this book but I will say that it completely sucked me in and I found it completely compelling even though I basically spent the entire book wanting to yell at ueenie

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