Discover the addictive and uplifting story of reinvention, self-discovery and the meaning of true love from the bestselling author of Life Swap and The Friends We Keep
'Inspirational, uplifting, made me laugh and left me feeling very happy' 5***** Reader Review
'Compulsively readable' Sunday Times
'Perfect if you want to…
- Coming soon!
We may earn an affiliate commission when you buy through links on our website. This is how we fund the project for readers and authors. Please join our membership program to support our endeavor.
Why read it?
2 authors picked Jemima J as one of their favorite books. Why do they recommend it?
A brilliant thought-provoking and thoroughly entertaining book, Jemima is a young lady who is in need of a number of life changes.
She’s overweight, treated like a skivvy by her flatmates, and belittled by her colleagues.
She does embark on big changes in her life, and when she achieves the goals that she sets for herself, realises that it doesn’t matter how much you change the outside of your body, it’s what’s on the inside that counts.
A definite life lesson and we should also just be kind, because we never know what is happening in someone’s life.
From Kim's list on inspiring you to change your life.
Catfish before there was Catfish. Though technically chick lit and not a romance, this book is old-school catfishing. Think scanning in doctored photos to email. No dating apps. No apps. It feels quaint nowadays.
Jemima Jones goes through a transformational weight loss to meet the man of her dreams, and of course, finds herself along the way. (And the guy who was always right in front of her – in true early chick lit fashion.)
I remember laughing out loud (before LOL was a thing) at this book when it first came out. And I really remember the smell of…
From Mara's list on sexy and funny romance with plus-sized heroines.
Want books like Jemima J?
Our community of 7,000+ authors has personally recommended 10 books like Jemima J.
5 book lists we think you will like!
Interested in body image, overweight, and weight loss?
7,000+ authors have recommended their favorite books and what they love about them. Browse their picks for the best books about body image, overweight, and weight loss.