Jen Lancaster

Jen Lancaster

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Jen Lancaster is the author of her own memoirs including: as Bitter is the New Black, Bright Lights, Big Ass, Such A Pretty Fat, Pretty in Plaid, My Fair Lazy, and the newest: Jeneration X.

She has also dabbled with fiction in her first book, If You Were Here.

Jen Lancaster isn't a Goodreads Author (yet), but she does have a blog, so here are some recent posts imported from her feed.

Are you watching the show tonight?

Am I winning anything?


There’s your answer. I almost never watch. Why would I invest the time in an award show where there’s no possible chance of me personally receiving a prize/a treat/the adulation of all my peers?

Aren’t you rooting for your favorites?

I have no favorites. I haven’t seen any of the movies. However, I did just watch three straight seasons...

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Average rating: 3.91 · 111,529 ratings · 12,038 reviews · 10 distinct works · Similar authors
Bitter is the New Black: Co...
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 31,599 ratings — published 2006 — 12 editions
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Bright Lights, Big Ass: A S...
4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 19,745 ratings — published 2007
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Such a Pretty Fat: One Narc...
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 18,280 ratings — published 2008 — 6 editions
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Pretty in Plaid: A Life, a ...
3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 11,356 ratings — published 2009 — 2 editions
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My Fair Lazy: One Reality T...
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If You Were Here
3.48 of 5 stars 3.48 avg rating — 6,449 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
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Jeneration X: One Reluctant...
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 5,333 ratings — published 2012 — 8 editions
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Here I Go Again
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The Tao of Martha: My Year ...
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Twisted Sisters
2.79 of 5 stars 2.79 avg rating — 1,097 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
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May 2010, Jen Lancaster
"Lancaster shared with Goodreads her favorite books that both revel in and rip off popular culture." ...More

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“I can't believe anyone would voluntarily run 26 miles. Sometimes I sit on the couch cross-legged because I don't feel like walking to the bathroom.”
Jen Lancaster

“If you're anorexic, you're doing it wrong."

I swat him with a dish towel. "No, no, I mean anorexics look in the mirror, and even if they're eighty pounds, they still see a fat girl. I'm a hundred pounds heavier than I was in high school, my veins are full of creme fraiche, and yet I look in the mirror, take in the hair and makeup, and think, Damn, baby, you fiiine.”
Jen Lancaster

“You want to change? Lose the bitch. Be nicer to people. Stop telling them to "bite you" and threatening to kick them until they're dead.”
Jen Lancaster



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