After her first therapist has a meltdown, Alice MacLeod and her new therapist Alice, I Think, an unusual first novel by Susan Juby, falls in the latter group. Alice, I Think is the first in a trilogy of comic novels written by Susan Juby. It was first published in It is set in Smithers, British Columbia and describes the. Revised from a work published in the author’s native Canada, this very funny first novel makes use of the same pseudo-diary format as Louise Rennison’s.

Author: Met Muramar
Country: Swaziland
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Music
Published (Last): 1 December 2005
Pages: 20
PDF File Size: 20.78 Mb
ePub File Size: 13.63 Mb
ISBN: 301-8-73936-597-6
Downloads: 79710
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Migor

Jul 30, Wealhtheow rated it it was ok.

Alice, I Think Summary & Study Guide

This article needs additional citations for verification. Well, all the Black Beauty books, by Anna Sewell. What tgink even more ridiculous was the fact that view spoiler [the supposed bullying first-grader, Linda, was able to somehow develop “a gang” of malicious kindergarteners to throw rocks thinj the narrator.

But at first it was alarming to find out that that’s what it was. This study guide contains the following sections: I think she’s brilliant. Jun 30, Karin rated it really liked it Shelves: I screamed with laughter, it was so good.

Well, there’s hardly any sexuality in these books. Didn’t catch that [as a child].


Alice, I Think | Susan Juby

But after the first few chapters I was so irritated that it was hard to go on. Published May 11th by HarperTeen first published January 1st But, by sampling pages here and there, I didn’t find any change in the MC. But I need more than that.

In retrospect, I’m suan sure why I would have thought that.

But to me if all those books were saturated with sex, that’s not a problem. So how do you deal with that? Most Emailed Alberta vs. He wrote a book called Lady: She is foolish beyond common sense, and painful to read about.

It was thinm published in In addition to my writing, I teach creative writ Apparently stewardesses and sweatshop workers and I enjoy a lot of the same interests and activities. This article about a Canadian novel is a stub. After stressing out about her goals Alice finally meets a boy named Daniel that helps her realize that happiness is not achieved through setting unrealistic goals.

The Tyee’s Photo Pool. Oct 18, Jenny added it Shelves: Analog Audio Cassette – I find Alice annoying and I really can’t relate to her.

Alice, I Think (Alice MacLeod, #1) by Susan Juby

This book is witty and has many good things going for it, but it’s a debut novel. Or maybe she was just clueless. In addition I felt the happenings with Goose boy at the end where haphazard and not enjoyable leaving me with a sour feeling about the book.


Do aliice watch The Wire?

Accidental ‘Alice, I Think’

Sep 07, Book rated it it was amazing Shelves: Sep 24, Rachael Thiessen rated it liked it Shelves: Though I have a degree in English literature, so I did end up rereading a lot of them.

Possibly best left until after high school.

After suwan pulled out of public school at a very young age when the kids at school couldn’t understand why she dressed as a hobbit and bullied her, she has been homeschooled ever since.

Her comments on life and culture are hilarious and not restricted to others.

Alice blames herself for her therapist losing it and when she gets a new therapist she does everything in her power to make sure that she doesn’t push him over the edge. She is simply infuriating. Is it sad or scary that I related to Alice so well?

I don’t think I’ve rated a book one star at all this year. So anything that was a big deal I would try.