What a great find this book was - a sweet trip down Memory Lane. A few favorite passages: Readers follow 13-year-old Petra (obsessed with David Cassidy and suffering through the angst of challenging friendships) and 38-year-old Petra, whose husband has left her for a younger woman. Listen Playing... Paused You're listening to a sample of … Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Hello World, there's a book that I'm reading/ Come on it's Crappy! Years later, when Petra's mom dies and Petra is going thr. Personally, while I see why that's a good first step, I have cautioned my students against writing what they know too well - as you are likely to make your reader feel like a third wheel while you're on a date with yourself. What I liked most about this book was Pearson's strong writing style that easily evoked a lot of emotions and memories within my own self. by Chatto & Windus. This goes on until the two girls attend a David Cassidy concert, one of his last, and Petra is outed to her mother. Petra is pushing forty and on the brink of divorce. A personalized book in 3 easy steps. I THINK I LOVE YOU cements her reputation as an author who delivers irony, humor and turmoil in ample amounts." In 1973-74 two young girls in Wales, Petra and Sharon, are part of a group of girls completely obsessed with David Cassidy. What I liked most about this book was Pearson's strong writing style that easily evoked a lot of emotions and memories within my own self. The book has many references to actual happenings of teenagers and how they discover who they are in their transformation from youth to middle age. petra is a 13-year-old girl growing up in wales. A pitch perfect queer romance–and it’s a paperback original! Author (s): Allison Pearson, Nurkinanti Laraskusuma (Goodreads Author) (Translator) ISBN13: 9786020334875. Oh, those eyes. She has written for The Daily Telegraph, The Times (UK), The Daily Mail, Time, The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Observer and countless other publications. Yep! I'm so glad I did, there is some really beautiful prose in this story. If I hadn't been reading it for book club, I would not have continued past the first third or so. Moving on from the age of 13 to their mid-thirties, two past friends renew their friendship and travel from So. We’d love your help. I think it’s important for you to understand my total predisposition to love this book based on my adolescent feelings about David. This was a great Friends to Lovers romance. After listening to a repeat of interview with Allison Pearson on Fresh Air a few weeks ago I picked it up again and stuck with it. I enjoyed reading the last two books of the Oxford series. They collect posters, pictures, facts, and share them obsessively. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Book Summary 1974, Wales. Allison has given inspirational speeches around the world on women’s issues and she can be contacted via her website www.allisonpearson.co.uk. I think it's too bad that this book is probably going to get overlooked by a lot of people just because the cover is just so gosh-darned, This is totally a feel-good novel and I could hardly put it down. To see what your friends thought of this book. [Allison Pearson] -- Petra, a forty-year old divorced mother of a thirteen-year old daughter, meets the famous pop-star she idolized as a young teenager and reassesses her past life and her hopes for the future. I also remember the girlhood crushes and Teen Beat magazine (or was it Tiger Beat?) Fun read, captures teenage angst brilliantly, Reviewed in the United States on March 26, 2011. all of the girls like david cassidy, but petra & sharon are bonded by the. it follows two primary characters, petra & bill. Why does the author include articles from The Essential David Cassidy Magazine? Running like a thread alongside this story is one about the man "engineering" the stuff that Petra's dreams are made of - Bill, the writer for the David Cassidy fan magazine, who concocts stories and letters from Cassidy for fan fodder. You HAVE to have been a David Cassidy Fan, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 26, 2015. Worth a read though - particularly if you're a late 40 something who grew up in the age of cassidy. Also about peer pressure and the pain of sometimes ambivalent loyalties amongst friends. Something went wrong. The crescendo comes when the girls sneak away from their homes to attend the famous concert at White Castle. I can always count on Lauren Layne for a five-star read!” —Jessica Lemmon, bestselling author of Rumor Has It Lauren Layne’s New York Times bestselling Oxford Novel series can be read in any order: The four stars is for the first half of the book. It hit on all those teenage angst moments - boys and puberty, mean girls at school and a demanding mother... self imposed expectations and limitations and how we see ourselves with all those insecurities clouding the mirror, all done to the music of the times to set the moods - and Allison Pearson made it all quite funny! An award-winning journalist, she was named Newcomer of the Year at the British Book Awards for her first novel, I Don't Know How She Does It. How could I be sure? Allison Pearson was born in South Wales. I became attached to the characters and the world that they are set in. Like many women of a certain age, I found myself with tears streaming down my face when I heard of the death of David Cassidy recently. Mine at this age was Ben Volpeliere Pierrot (did I even spell that right?! There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. I Think I Love You was fun to listen to, a chance to go back to my teen past and experience David Cassidy all over again. 1998, London. Reviewed in the United States on February 16, 2011. Didn't we all know a Gillian, the gorgeous (and she knew it) girl we loved to hate? Welcome back. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading I Think I Might Love You (Love Sisters Book 1). You don't want to swap saliva; you want to swap favorite books. Together they pore over his photos, read his fan club letters, and even enter a contest whose winners will meet him in person. I liked the transcript of the interview that Allison did with David in 2010 - that was a great way to end the book. Petra is the ultimate Cassidy fan, making collages of pictures of the singer, subscribing to his fan magazine and knowing all there is to know about David. I love how the story naturally progressed. The novel opens with a one-page prologue set in 1998, where the novel's protagonist, 38-year-old Petra, has just lost her mother. I expected more from this book because I enjoyed. Having had a major crush on David Cassidy when I was in fifth grade, I ordered this book as soon as heard about it. It is the story of 2 young girls and their crush on the teen idol, but I found it to be so much more. I abandoned it earlier this summer when I couldn't connect with the mindset of the pre-teen Petra who narrates the first 1/3 of the book. You don't want to swap saliva; you want to swap favorite books. It was released as the debut single by The Partridge Family pop group, featuring David Cassidy on lead vocals and Shirley Jones on background vocals. I haven't yet read the previous books, so for me this is a standalone book. she is striving to be integrated into the popular clique at school, which is headed by a queen bee named gillian. I just loved teen Petra and her tale of obsession with the pop star! And yes there are very light moments in the book (and embarrassingly honest, if I remember the 70’s correctly). A moving tale of friendship and celebrity, I Think I Love You perfectly captures the intensity of first love—a love that never entirely goes away. Please try again. Bill is an adult, a recent graduate, and finds himself thrust into the teen girl idol craze when he has to write articles for the 'Ultimate David Cassidy Magazine'. The author managed to convey all that young girl angst about friendship groups, family, and trying to find where you. I heard this book described as high-brow chick-lit...I hate the term "chick-lit" as it seems inherently demeaning somehow. It seems that the author is reliving her childhood through this book and it wasn't funny or entertaining. I definitely laughed my way through the entire story. Really recommend this, even if you preferred Donny Osmond!! Get this from a library! DNfing at 25%/page 101. Allison P. The four stars is for the first half of the book. . In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. I think I love you. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. petra is a 13-year-old girl growing up in wales. This is totally a feel-good novel and I could hardly put it down. It was also covered by Motohiko Hino & His Friends, D.I., Kidz Bop Kids, Declan and other artists. It is the story of 2 young girls and their crush on the teen idol, but I found it to be so much more. Those wer. I Think I Love You by Lauren Layne is book 5 in the Oxford series. Paperback, 504 pages. They were deep green pools you could pour all your longing into...". To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Her most recent novel, I Think I Love You, is set to become a stage musical. Well, this book was a scream let me tell you!! The way Allison describes feelings and memories in certain passages of this book stayed with me. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Bill is an adult, a recent graduate, and finds himself thrust into the teen girl idol craze when he has to write articles for the 'Ultimate David Cassidy Magazine'. Because my grandmother's father was from Wales I found that particularly endearing. The book also includes some dark realities with regards to peer pressure, needing to fit in, real boys vs. teen idols, etc. . I was bummed when the author left a note at the end of I Think I Love You saying that this is the last book in the series. So Petra lives two lives, th. I thoroughly enjoyed it from start to finish and it made me laugh out loud more than once. The Partridge Family starring Shirley Jones featuring David Cassidy originally released I Think I Love You written by Tony Romeo and The Partridge Family starring Shirley Jones featuring David Cassidy released it on the single I Think I Love You in 1970. Please try your request again later. “ I Think I Love You is a sweet, charming, sexy friends-to-lovers story and a fun return to the Oxford/Stiletto characters. Allison has written for many magazines and newspapers including the Daily Telegraph, the Independent, the Observer, the Sunday Times and the London Evening Standard. . Running like a thread alongside this story is one abo. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. . Before I talk about Allison Pearson’s delightful novel. Fun Read, great for a book club - who was your teen idol? It is now a major motion picture, adapted by Aline Brosh McKenna and starring Sarah Jessica Parker. After listening to a repeat of interview with Allison Pearson on Fresh Air a few weeks ago I picked it up again and stuck with it. Tucked in the back of her mother's closet, she finds an extraordinary letter, addressed to her, 25 years overdue. 13 year old me would know). Customize your book as much or as little as you'd like. And for Bill? Her first novel, I Don’t Know How She Does It, became an international bestseller and was translated into thirty-two languages. [Pearson] finds those universal chords, the stuff of great novels.” —. While the plot seeks to examine the phase of teenage obsession that so many girls go through, I found Pearson to be at her best when dealing with the complex territory of mother-loss and female group dynamics in the last 2/3 of the book that focuses on the adult Petra. Emma, Myrah and Matt "conspire" to bring Tom and Kate together, since they are too shy to confess their own feelings, Matt, Tom, Kate and Myrah mislead Emma and Sophia, hoping to stop their fights and bring the group together again. Painfully funny at times - and down ri. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. I Think I Love You will leave readers wanting more.”—Tracy Goodwin, internationally bestselling author of Ice Hot: A New York Nighthawks Novel “I Think I Love You* is a sweet, charming, sexy friends-to-lovers story and a fun return to the Oxford/Stiletto characters. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Flip to back Flip to front. They collect posters, pictures, facts, and share them obsessively. 3. On the recipient end is Petra - a teen girl in 1who reads the magazine and holds close her love of David Cassidy while dealing with all th. In the story the 2 girls eventually meet David when they are adults. It's not love-love. And yes there are very light moments in the book (and embarrassingly honest, if I remember the 70’s correctly). And it's this search for that connection that comic-book artist Yumi Sakugawa captures in I Think I Am in Friend-Love with You. I really enjoyed how the book was divided in 2 parts. I Think I Love You (a humorous romantic mystery) - Kindle edition by Bond, Stephanie. Allison Pearson did a great job at capturing this period in a young girls life. It was covered by Motohiko Hino & His Friends, D.I., Kidz Bop Kids, Declan and other artists. The “inside flap” description of this book seems very light-hearted and frivolous, focusing on a group of teenaged girls and their desperate love for teen heart-throb David Cassidy in the mid 70’s. NetGalley is a site where book reviewers and other professional readers can read books before they are published, in e-galley or digital galley form. Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! My own obsessions with musical stars when I was 13-15, the "safety" of loving them because they can never love you back, and so on. Delightful read. ... quite an interesting novel about teenagers who idolize a super star and can’t let go, Reviewed in the United States on July 24, 2016. My own obsessions with musical stars when I was 13-15, the "safety" of loving them because they can never love you back, and so on. It took me a little while to get in to this story. Otherwise I would have ranked it higher. The book also includes some dark realities with regards to peer pressure, needing to fit in, real boys vs. teen idols, etc. Pearson easily slipped into that voice of an uncertain teenager who wants so desperately to belong, whether its in the arms of David Cassidy or in a group of four other girls. In the first part of the book, Allison Pearson writes perceptively about Petra's teenage years in the seventies, the insecurities, projections, crushes and self-consciousness. This bright and cheery book captures the angst of the young teenage girl on the cusp of adult sexuality brilliantly. The Family Business 5: A Family Business Novel, “A delightful, giddy novel. Anyway, we all had crushes on Leif Garrett, Scott Baio, Ralph Macchio, etc, in my generation. Please try again. Brief content visible, double tap to read full content. Allison Pearson was interviewed on the radio that morning, and the things she said about David resonated with me, so I decided to read this book. Yes, I was one of the Cassidy girls: covered my walls with the posters and pinups, eagerly awaited each new issue of Tiger Beat and 16, played the records over and over. Five stars for the first half and Three stars for the second half. Amazon.com: I Think I Love You (Underlined Paperbacks) (9780593179765): Desombre, Auriane: Books. — Lisa Hanawalt , author of My Dirty Dumb Eyes "Yumi Sakugawa's small, sweet hardcover I Think I am in Friend-Love … it follows two primary characters, petra & bill. all of the girls like david cassidy, but petra & sharon are bonded by their all-consuming obsession. Pearson was named Newcomer of the Year at the British Book Awards for her first book. Two in particular Petra and Sharon feel like they know everything there is to know about him so when they have a chance to meet him by filling out the "Ultimate David Cassidy Quiz" they pore over it for weeks until they finally have every answer. Pearson has won many It hit on all those teenage angst moments - boys and puberty, mean girls at school and a demanding mother... self imposed expectations and limitations and how we see ourselves with all those insecurities clouding the mirror, all done to the music of the times to set the moods - and Allison Pearson made it all quite funny! Full content visible, double tap to read brief content. Music video by The Partridge Family performing I Think I Love You. it's 1974 & she is OBSESSED with david cassidy. And it's this search for that connection that comic-book artist Yumi Sakugawa captures in I Think I Am in Friend-Love with You. I Think I Love You is an ode to David Cassidy’s enormous stardom and his millions of adoring and obsessive fans. If you loved an Elvis, Ringo Star, David Cassidy, or Donny Osmond etc. There were some parts about this book that I enjoyed and some things that went on and on and didn't seem to connect to anything else. this book started off with some promise. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Allison Pearson was born in South Wales. it's 1974 & she is OBSESSED with david cassidy. The author captures perfectly all those feelings of longing and expectation, that *he* was looking out of the photos at you and you alone. Like many women of a certain age, I found myself with tears streaming down my face when I heard of the death of David Cassidy recently. Painfully funny at times - and down right hilarious at others, it makes you remember your past and the music that you listened to and loved. It was a very cute romance with very relatable characters. Petra does most of this at Sharon's house as Petra's mother definitely thinks this music and behaviour are common and not to be exhibited by Petra. Edition language: I think I love you is a book full of couple and matchmaking. Seriously, don't bother! Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. The author managed to convey all that young girl angst about friendship groups, family, and trying to find where you fit in to the adult world. Refresh and try again. Flip to back Flip to front. First ,let me go ahead and say that this book was absolutely hilarious! Petra and Sharon, two thirteen-year-old girls, are both desperately in love with a world-famous pop star. petra is not yet confident & popular enough to be gillian's BFF so she has become close to another girl in the group, sharon. I did love all the Welsh terms and the English slang. “You learned that if you're tired enough, you can sleep sitting up. as a preteen and was an insecure but hopeful adolescent, the first half sparkles. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on March 3, 2011. Anyways, I don't know how I would categorize this book...but it's definitely not just a tale of friends or shopping or whatever chick-lit is supposed to be about. Members register for free and can request review copies or be invited to review by the publisher. I'm so glad I did, there is some really beautiful prose in this story. “I think I Might Love You” was the first book that I have read by Christina C. Jones. I really enjoyed the 2nd half more, when Petra was grown and had the opportunity to indulge her teen-age fantasy by meeting the idol. Be the first to ask a question about I Think I Love You. A YA contemporary rom com about two girls who start as rivals but after a twist of events, end up falling for one another–at least they think so. A moving tale of friendship and celebrity, I Think I Love You perfectly captures the intensity of first love—a love that never entirely goes away. Strange adolescent fangirling that isn't particularly interesting. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. I Think I Love You will leave readers wanting more.”—Tracy Goodwin, internationally bestselling author of Ice Hot: A New York Nighthawks Novel“I Think I Love You is a sweet, charming, sexy friends-to-lovers story and a fun return to the Oxford/Stiletto characters. But it's just as intense and just as amazing. Please try again. petra is not yet confident & popular enough to be gillian's BFF so she has become close to another girl in the group, sharon. Funny how pre-pubescent girls all thing the sort-of feminine looking guys were hot, right? I really like how this novel was constructed: both the teen view and an adult view of the teen idol craze around David Cassidy in 1974. Having had a major crush on David Cassidy when I was in fifth grade, I ordered this book as soon as heard about it. I Think I Might Love You (Love Sisters Book 1) - Kindle edition by Jones, Christina C.. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Like them, I had unhealthy infatuations with celebrities who have no idea I exist. Petra hopes that someday all this knowledge may come in useful should she ever meet David and the two fall hopelessly in love. Pearson easily slipped into that voice of an uncertain teenager who wants so desperately to belong, whether its in the arms of David Cassidy or in a group of four other girls. Learn more. But it's taken me ages to read - and I wonder whether this is because I never felt the "I can't put it down" feeling I've had with other books I've read recently. For four years she was the popular Wednesday columnist of the Daily Mail. The story takes place from two perspectives: Bill and Petra. Wales to Las Vegas to meet their old idol who is now in his mid-fifties. petra is also a cellist & the daughter of a rather stern german mother who does not approve of pop music, so the whole david cassidy thing is kind of covert. That the unendurable is perfectly endurable if you just take it a minute at a time, and when the alternative is no more minutes ever...”, “God probably thinks it’s worth giving a sense of humor only to those of us who have to laugh at all the rubbish bits that are wrong with us.”, Let's Talk About: I Think I Love You - October 2011. Romance Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com. The understanding in his eyes told me so. Twenty years later, Petra is pushing forty, on the brink of divorce, and fighting with her own thirteen-year-old daughter when she is given the opportunity of a lifetime: the chance to meet the teen idol she loved so long ago. It's well crafted and the characters are likeable and believable which is obviously very important. In 1973-74 two young girls in Wales, Petra and Sharon, are part of a group of girls completely obsessed with David Cassidy. This book did not start out well for me. About I Think I Love You. This is one of those rare books that starts out strong and just gets better and better as it goes along. I abandoned it earlier this summer when I couldn't connect with the mindset of the pre-teen Petra who narrates the first 1/3 of the book. Punk rock legend, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, award-winning writer, photographer, activist, and all-around Renaissance woman Patti Smith is... "He had thirty million fans, but he was mine. I Think I Love You: A Novel: Pearson, Allison: 9781400076918: Amazon.com: Books. Thirteen-year-old Petra and her best friend, Sharon, are in love with David Cassidy and obsessed with The Ultimate David Cassidy Quiz, a contest whose winners will be flown to America to meet their teen idol. Petra does most of this at Sharon's house as Petra's mother definitely thinks this music and behaviour are common and not to be exhibited by Petra. Although David Cassidy was before my time, I do remember having major teen star crushes (most of the guys from Beverly Hills 90210 and NKOTB) as well as running to my nearest supermarket in desperate need for the latest edition of Tiger Beat. She has Petra practicing the cello, aiming for a classical career. It's 1974 and Petra and her friends are all "in love" with singer David Cassidy. It didn't really matter - you could insert any star you had a crush on and relate to this. Unable to add item to List. I learned a lot about David Cassidy but other than that it was long, quite difficult to get into and pretty boring. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. The song I Think I Love You was written by Tony Romeo and was first released by The Partridge Family starring Shirley Jones featuring David Cassidy in 1970. Allison lives in Cambridge with her family. "I Think I Love You" (1970) "Doesn't Somebody Want to Be Wanted" (1971) "I Think I Love You" is a song composed by songwriter Tony Romeo in 1970.I Think I Love You" is a song composed by songwriter Tony Romeo in 1970. When I saw praise for this novel I thought it would be a perfect read around Valentine's Day! . Brit asked her friend Hunter to help in coaching her for a … 2010 It's a really sweet story that deals with identity, fate, and the intensity of a crush on a teen idol. Although this may not have been her best work, Pearson is a beautiful writer and will assuredly craft more engaging stories for her adoring fans to devour. Hmm. Did I like it? Reviewed in the United States on February 14, 2011. Allison has written for many magazines and newspapers including the Daily Telegraph, the Independent, the Observer, the Sunday Times and the London Evening Standard. I listened to this on audio CD, which provided the wonderful Welsh and British accents that really enriched the story. Got to say, David is a little before my own time, and I know the title song "I think I love you" from the Voice of the Beehive's cover which came out when I was a teen. But it's just as intense and just as amazing. The story is about about a group of Welsh girls who are David Cassidy obsessed. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on August 30, 2018. I Think I Love You: An Oxford Novel - Ebook written by Lauren Layne. Mystery, comedy, and romance collide in the thrilling, fast-paced tale of I THINK I LOVE YOU! Skip to main content. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Telling someone why they are special has never been this easy and fun! What do you think this novel is about --- love, illusion, friendship? motion picture starring Sarah Jessica Parker, and I THINK I LOVE YOU. It was written by Tony Romeo and produced by Wes Farrell.. It is clearly semi-biographical and woven around real events. she is striving to be integrated into the popular clique at school, which is headed by a queen bee named gillian. On the recipient end is Petra - a teen girl in 1who reads the magazine and holds close her love of David Cassidy while dealing with all the angst and hormones of that age. I just loved teen Petra and her tale of obsession with the pop star! Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Mine at this age was Ben Volpeliere Pierrot (did I even spell that right?! Because my grandmother's father was from Wales I found that particularly endearing. Allison Pearson, an award-winning journalist and author, is a staff writer for the London Daily Telegraph. While the plot seeks to examine the phase of teenage obsession that so many girls go through, I found Pearson. I thoroughly enjoyed it from start to finish and it made me laugh out loud more than once. I had to go back and re read some again pages as they were so beautifully written. I really liked this mainly because I could relate to Petra and Sharon. It's not love-love. Anchor Books; 1st edition (September 6, 2011). Yes - but not as much as I thought I would, especially given it's my era so I could relate to everything taking place. Horrors! Well, this book was a scream let me tell you!! this book started off with some promise. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published For four years she was the popular Wednesday column. On page 21, Zelda says to Bill, “Fantasy is an important part of growing up.” How does this prove true for Petra? Two in particular Petra and Sharon feel like they know everything there is to know about him so when they have a chance to meet him by filling out the "Ultimate David Cassidy Quiz" they pore over it for weeks until they finally have every answer. It didn't really matter - you could insert any star you had a crush on and relate to this. 13 year old me would know). Some good supporting characters too in Sharon and the strict German mother. The story fell flat at times; however, it still made me giggle and kept me interested enough in the characters to keep me reading. The story takes place from two perspectives: Bill and Petra. I think I am in book-love." So Petra lives two lives, the ladylike one her mother expects and the secret life of teenage passion with Sharon. 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