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Book Review: Mad About The Boy.

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 Helen Fielding,  Mad About The Boy.

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I was very excited to read this book. I loved the last two Bridget Jones and had high expectations for this one. I would give this book 3.5 out of 5.

The book starts off letting us know that Mark Darcy is dead. He died a hero, so the reader keeps the image that Mark is practically perfect. It was weird to think of Bridget as a 50 something year old widow with 2 children! I think this is where I dropped a star from my rating. I’m used to Bridget like this:

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So, it took a few chapters for me to get into imagining Bridget in the way she was characterized. However, she still had her funny, relatable Bridget ways.

The story sets the scene as to where Bridget is now, a widow, in her 50`s, two children. She still has her lovely…

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