By M.H. Taylor
The ‘freshman fifteen’ is a word that refers back to the quantity of weight scholars in most cases achieve in the course of their first yr in collage and clear of domestic. yet what concerning the weight of all the different stuff collage newbies hold? What in regards to the issues they lose?
Jillian Ford, a seventeen 12 months outdated from Richmond, Virginia, is a freshman at fictional kingdom college in Winston-Salem, North Carolina who's no longer ready for the social rigors of school lifestyles and all that incorporates it. She leaves a sheltered, yet emotionally vacant domestic to discover herself in the course of a vicious love triangle while nation University’s superstar basketball participant, junior Ahmad Bell, abruptly falls for her.
Over semesters—from the autumn of 1991 to the spring of 1992—Jillian has to take care of a few actual existence or loss of life matters. Her religion, friendships, priorities, values and love are placed to the attempt time and again during this novel approximately collage lifestyles and private id. Jillian’s ally and roommate, Cheryl-Lynn Bassett, in addition to Ahmad’s ex-girlfriend, Tracy Howard, and an entire solid of others make Jillian’s first 12 months in class one to recollect for everybody.
Read to determine if Jillian effectively navigates the chaotic lifestyles and stresses of a faculty freshman or if she succumbs to the unfair strain of being a “nobody” at the campus’ totem pole. Is she capable of deal with the drama of her old flame below the strain of figuring out that everybody is staring at, waiting…and hating? What else does Jillian achieve in the course of her freshman 12 months? extra importantly, what does she lose? The surprising finishing to this story may have you tough a sequel to this bold story.
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The Freshman Fifteen: ...And a Whole Lot of Other Stuff They Didn't Plan For by M.H. Taylor