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The Bell Jar

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 578 Ratings and 575 Reviews

Book Description
Plath was an excellent poet but is known to many for this largely autobiographical novel. The Bell Jar tells the story of a gifted young woman's mental breakdown beginning during a summer internship as a junior editor at a magazine in New York City in the early 1950s. The real Plath committed suicide in 1963 and left behind this scathingly sad, honest and perfectly-written book, which remai... More
Book Information
PublisherSpark Notes
BindingPaperback (124 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages72
ISBN-101586634747
ISBN-13978-1586634742
Publication Date07/15/2002
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About SparkNotes Editors (Author) : SparkNotes Editors is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of SparkNotes Editors include Hamlet (No Fear Shakespeare Graphic Novels), SparkNotes 10 Things You Gotta K... more
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About Sylvia Plath (Author) : Keep working ,great job! forex iv signal trade
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12/31/2010 Dot Marie tagged as: I read

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6/28/2009 Rachel Mallory said: This book makes the reader feel like maybe it is ok to be a little insane once ans a while. Beautifully written.
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6/27/2008 Holly Cupala tagged as: I recommend

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6/26/2008 Kerry McCaskill tagged as: I recommend, I read

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8/28/2007 Susan Mitchell tagged as: I Read

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