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Review: Jill

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4 Stars for great writing. 3 1/2 stars for the story. Read full review

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User Review  - Dan Honeywell - Goodreads

4 Stars for great writing. 3 1/2 stars for the story. Read full review

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Jill is a wonderful story about a Young Englishman from a working class family, who attends Oxford on a scholarship, and his attempt to fit in with people from higher classes of society. Larkin has ... Read full review

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User Review  - Emily Harris - Goodreads

This is at some points a touching story about a northern boy's feelings of displacement when he arrives at Oxford - a discomfort repeated in his parents' visit at the end - and the bombing of John's ... Read full review

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Probably one of the most distressing books I have ever read. Read full review

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User Review  - Anna Devereux - Goodreads

Probably one of the most distressing books I have ever read. Read full review

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User Review  - Roger Pettit - Goodreads

'Jill' by Philip Larkin is a frustratingly erratic novel. It starts promisingly, then dips considerably before rallying in its final section. I came near to giving up on it during the very dull and ... Read full review

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Not as good as a girl in winter and I didnt like the jill device at all. Gave up before the end. It was fascinating in the early sections however. Read full review

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User Review  - Chiffchaff Birdy - Goodreads

Not as good as a girl in winter and I didnt like the jill device at all. Gave up before the end. It was fascinating in the early sections however. Read full review

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User Review  - Ineffablyschmoo - Goodreads

This book was stylishly written, with some wonderfully and sharply observed passages, highlighting the snobbery and carelessness of people in social circles 'above' the protagonist, who is a new ... Read full review


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