Jean Kerr





Jean Kerr

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born
in Scranton, Pennsylvania, The United States
July 10, 1922

died
January 05, 2003

gender
female

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Jean Kerr was an American author and playwright, best known for her humorous bestseller, Please Don't Eat the Daisies, and the plays King of Hearts and Mary, Mary. She was married to drama critic Walter Kerr and was the mother of six children.


Average rating: 3.89 · 2,563 ratings · 110 reviews · 18 distinct works · Similar authors
Please Don't Eat the Daisies
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 2,198 ratings — published 1957 — 17 editions
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The Snake Has All the Lines
3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 118 ratings — published 1960 — 6 editions
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Penny Candy
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 90 ratings — published 1966 — 3 editions
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How I Got to Be Perfect
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 1978 — 3 editions
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Mary, Mary
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 1998
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Lunch hour: A comedy
3.07 of 5 stars 3.07 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1982 — 2 editions
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Union Oyster House Cookbook...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2007
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Finishing Touches
3.43 of 5 stars 3.43 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1974 — 3 editions
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Mystic Seafood: Great Recip...
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3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2006
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Mary, Mary and Other Plays
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1964
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More books by Jean Kerr…
“I make mistakes; I'll be the second to admit it.”
Jean Kerr, The Snake Has All the Lines

“Do you know how helpless you feel if you have a full cup of coffee in your hand and you start to sneeze? ”
Jean Kerr

“Women speak because they wish to speak, whereas a man speaks only when driven to speak by something outside himself-like, for instance, he can't find any clean socks.”
Jean Kerr

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