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Medoff, Jillian

Overview
Works: 5 works in 31 publications in 5 languages and 1,920 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3563.E26, 813.54
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Publications about Jillian Medoff
Publications by Jillian Medoff
Most widely held works by Jillian Medoff
I couldn't love you more : a novel by Jillian Medoff( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 649 libraries worldwide
Eliot Gordon would do anything for her family. A 38-year-old working mother, she lives an ordinary but fulfilling life in suburban Atlanta with her partner, Grant Delaney, and their three daughters. The two older girls are actually Eliot's stepdaughters, a distinction she is reluctant to make as she valiantly attempts to maintain a safe, happy household . . .Then Finn Montgomery, Eliot's long-lost first love, appears, triggering a shocking chain of events that culminates in a split-second decision that will haunt her beloved family forever. How Eliot survives-and what she loses in the process-is a story that will resonate with anyone who has ever loved a child
Good girls gone bad by Jillian Medoff( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Polish and held by 592 libraries worldwide
"Janey Fabre knows she isn't exactly the average thirty-something woman. After all, she has found herself stalking her ex-boyfriend on more than one occasion. But when she joins group therapy, she is convinced that the other women she meets are ten times loopier than she is."--Jacket
Hunger point : a novel by Jillian Medoff( Book )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 564 libraries worldwide
A novel on society's obsession with food and the body beautiful, told by Fran, the daughter of well-off parents on Long Island. The father is into gourmet cooking, the mother diets and the sister suffers from anorexia, which eventually leads to her suicide. Fran herself is not obsessed with food, being obsessed with sex. A first novel
The hunger point [a novel] by Jillian Medoff( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Hunger point (2003) by Joan Micklin Silver( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Obsessed with the belief that a slender figure is the most important thing on earth, domineering mother Marsha Hunter (Barbara Hershey) forces her two daughters Frannie (Christina Hendricks) and Shelly (Susan May Pratt) to adhere to rigid diets and exercise regimens. Any extra poundage is subject to cruel ridicule by the manic Marsha, while her passive husband (John Getz), as cowed by his wife as everyone else, offers no comfort or solace for his beleaguered daughters. Marsha's well-meaning but tragically short-sided view of feminine attractiveness drives one daughter into a mental hospital with a psychosomatic eating disorder and the other into a desperate act of self-destruction
 
Alternative Names
Jillian Medoff American writer
Languages
English (22)
Polish (3)
Spanish (2)
German (2)
French (2)
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