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.

THE BEST OF ENEMIES, Chapters One and Two

[image error]CHAPTER ONEKatherine “Kitty” CarricoeNorth Shore, IllinoisSeptember 2014“Ashley, I so appreciate your volunteering to be Second Grade Snack Mom today. Bless your heart for diving right in!”I grin broadly, for two reasons—First, to demonstrate howvery welcomesecond wife/stepmother Ashley should feel as the newest member of the Lakeside Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization. Sec Read more of this blog post »
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Bitter Is the New Black: Co...

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Bright Lights, Big Ass

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Such a Pretty Fat: One Narc...

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Pretty in Plaid

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My Fair Lazy: One Reality T...

3.91 avg rating — 13,594 ratings — published 2010 — 10 editions
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Jeneration X: One Reluctant...

3.92 avg rating — 9,116 ratings — published 2012 — 9 editions
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The Tao of Martha: My Year ...

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If You Were Here

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Here I Go Again

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I Regret Nothing

3.88 avg rating — 5,553 ratings — published 2015 — 7 editions
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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.”
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“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.”
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“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.”
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Best Contemporary Fiction

The Last Song
  678 votes 23.6%

Twenties Girl
  559 votes 19.4%

Best Friends Forever
  445 votes 15.5%

Pretty in Plaid
  343 votes 11.9%

The Actor and the Housewife
  277 votes 9.6%

True Colors
  228 votes 7.9%

The Crowning Glory of Calla Lily Ponder
  204 votes 7.1%

  143 votes 5.0%

2877 total votes

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