Jinx starts out just about the same as any meg cabot. Jinx is beginning to realize it isnt just bad luck shes been running from. Girl has hidden problem alluded to but not openly discussed, girl sees hot guy who makes her insides melt but doesnt know how to get him to notice her, girl makes a fool of herself trying to get said cute guy. It wasnt as funny as some of her other books, such as teen idol and all american girl, but, like every other meg cabot book ive read, it has a wonderful main character. Meg cabot is the author of the phenomenally successful the princess diaries series and two hugely popular movies based on the princess diaries have been made. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. She was a good person, with morals, didnt feel sorry for herself, and had normal reactions to the crazy things happening around her. Due to this bad luck, she moves in with her aunts family in new york city in order to escape. She is a sixteenyearold girl who is prone to misfortunes.
Written by meg cabot, audiobook narrated by amber sealey. Now it seems that the jinx thats driven jean crazy may just be the only thing that can save her life. Her princess diaries series has sold over sixteen million copies and was made into two hit movies by disney. Young adult to read this book, upload an epub or fb2 file to bookmate. So this book is about a girl named jinx who has a habbit of falling into a lot of troubles. Jean jinx honeychurch is a sixteenyearold girl from iowa. Meg cabot 2 minute recap of the princess diaries duration. Jinx by meg cabot is an excellent and wellwritten read for ages 11 and up. Youll love the character of jinx and plot twists will keep you flipping pages till the end. Jinx audiobook by meg cabot 9780739356753 rakuten kobo. Jean must learn to embrace her magical powers in order to stop a jealous cousin from harming those she loves and she must regain confidence in herself so that she can fall in love again.
As children, tory and jinx were friends, but torys grown selfish and vicious. Armed with a fine arts degree from indiana university, meg moved to new york city, intent upon pursuing a career in freelance illustration. She believes she was born with bad luck and since her day of birth in iowa. As a young girl meg whiled away many hours, reading the complete works of jane austen, judy blume, and barbara cartland. Listen to jinx by meg cabot available from rakuten kobo. Megs numerous other awardwinning books include the mediator series and the heather wells mystery series. This detailed literature summary also contains quotes and a free quiz on jinx by meg cabot. Jinx is a very likeable character, someone that we can all relate to, at least on some level. Of course the fact that shes completely blind to the obvious will have you yelling at the book. Download and read online for free jinx by meg cabot. Jinx has a problem back home in iowa, so she is sent to nyc to live with her cousin torys family in nyc. A recent released book called jinx by meg cabot is a spellbinding story about confidents, self esteem, adapting to new settings and getting over your fears.
Her princess diaries series has been published in more than 38 countries an. Start a free 30day trial today and get your first audiobook free. Would you consider the audio edition of jinx to be better than the print version. Jean, aka jinx, has been a bad luck magnet since the moment she was born, when a freak thunderstorm caused a hospital blackout. In this novel, jinx is an orphan whose stepparents try to abandon him in the urwald, but a wizard comes along and offers to buy jinx instead. Only then does jinx discover that beneath torys bigcity glamour lies a world of hatred and revenge. The story revolves around a teenage protagonist named jean jinx honeychurch. In addition to writing adult contemporary fiction, she is the author of the bestselling young adult fiction series the princess diaries, which was made into two wildly successful disney movies. Jinx by meg cabot at the best online ebook storage. Jinx image comics, a graphic novel by brian michael bendis.
I remember reading this book shortly after it was released and enjoying it to bits. Signin to download and listen to this audiobook today. Beautiful, glamorous tory is hiding a dangerous secretone that shes sure jinx is going to reveal. It is a really good book which you should really give a try. It wasnt just the power failure the night jean honeychurch was born that earned her the nickname jinx. She received her ba from indiana university and worked as an assistant residence hall director at new york university. Iowa preachers daughter jean known universally as jinx has been shipped off to rich manhattan cousins. It was more predictable but just as fun as her other books. Jean or jinx as she is called has a habit of finding bad luck wherever she goes. Meg cabot wrote a fun book that got me out of a bit of a book slump. Meg is still waiting for her real parents, the king and queen, to restore her to. Soon jinx realizes it isnt just bad luck shes been running from. I love that the story was about a girl who might or might not be a witch, since that used to be pretty rare until a few years ago.
But, i thought what better way to end a reading slump than with a meg cabot book. The only thing jean honeychurch hates more than her boring name not jean marie, or jeanette, just. Sixteenyearold jean jinx honeychurch, the descendant of a witch, must leave iowa to live with relatives in manhattan after the first spell she casts goes awry, but she must improve her skills to stop her cousin from practicing black magic that endangers them and the boy they both like. Written by meg cabot, audiobook narrated by kate reinders. This book does contain people using drugs, so it does show how drugs can affect a person. Get this book free when you sign up for a 30day trial. Jinx starts out just about the same as any meg cabot book. Now, due to a vaguely described incident involving a st. Jinx compares to a more wholesome version of the film. Her princess diaries series has been published in more than 38 countries and was made into several hit films by disney.
Fifteenyearold mia thermopolis, the witty, lovable star of meg cabots the princess diaries, has had it with princess lessons, also known as torture sessions. It wasnt just the power failure the night jean honeychurch. Jinx is a spinetingling tale of magic and mayhem from new york times bestselling author meg cabot. Shell befriend jinx, but only if jinx will practice black magic with. The jinx, an english translation of the 1856 fantasy novella. Being certain that she was born with bad luck, she goes to stay with her aunt evelyn and uncle ted in manhattan, new york because her exboyfriend is stalking her. Jinx blackwood novel, 20 childrens novel in a trilogy by sage blackwood, and others by that author jinx cabot novel, 2007 young adult novel by meg cabot.
Young adult fiction, wealth, witchcraft, cousins, juvenile fiction, paranormal fiction, fiction, schools, high schools, occult fiction, reading levelgrade 7, reading levelgrade 9, reading levelgrade 8, reading levelgrade 11, reading levelgrade 10, reading levelgrade 12. A chilling new novel of paranormal romantic suspense from meg cabot in us stores on july 31, 2007. Jinx is the unwanted nickname of a flaming red haired girl named jean, who in her past caused so. Jinx by meg cabot published august 30, 2010 fantasy, rac leave a comment tags. See all books authored by meg cabot, including the princess diaries, and abandon, and more on. Farmfresh and countrysweet, jinx is unprepared for the cynicism, substance abuse and sexual hijinks of bitchy cousin tory. Get 50% off this audiobook at the audiobooksnow online audio book store and download or stream it right to your computer, smartphone or tablet. Listen to jinx audiobook by meg cabot, narrated by amber sealey. Misfortune seems to follow her everywhere she goes, which is why shes thrilled to be moving in with her. This book pays serious homage to the movie the craft1999. Its about girls who practice magic and dont pay enough attention to the consequences. Meg is also the author of many other bestselling novels, including airhead, all american girl, how to be popular, jinx, teen idol and the mediator series. Pretty much if you like anything else by meg cabot, youll like this.1342 1397 485 1389 188 1489 456 1360 705 399 241 546 38 1396 1037 66 1224 743 823 74 1411 1395 1345 283 409 1402 873 1452 1435 1330 536 1401 918 1346 993 1394 1394 1262 758 881 322 1265 614 13 908