HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Big news! LibraryThing is now free to all! Read the blog post and discuss the change on Talk.
dismiss
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Loading...

Jacob Have I Loved (1980)

by Katherine Paterson

Other authors: See the other authors section.

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
4,523691,737 (3.79)143
Feeling deprived all her life of schooling, friends, mother, and even her name by her twin sister, Louise finally begins to find her identity.
  1. 20
    A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly (DimitraDaisy)
  2. 10
    The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare (libelulla1)
    libelulla1: Both narrators are strong young women struggling to be themselves in a man's world.
  3. 00
    The World Is My Eggshell by Philippa Greene Mulford (bookel)
  4. 00
    A Trick of Light by Barbara Corcoran (bookel)
  5. 22
    I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith (allisongryski)
    allisongryski: Another coming-of-age story dealing with sisters finding their own identities and searching for love.
  6. 22
    My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult (corneggs)
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 143 mentions

English (59)  Portuguese (1)  Spanish (1)  All languages (61)
Showing 1-5 of 59 (next | show all)
00006874
  lcslibrarian | Aug 13, 2020 |
00006864
  lcslibrarian | Aug 13, 2020 |
00006865
  lcslibrarian | Aug 13, 2020 |
00006866
  lcslibrarian | Aug 13, 2020 |
Newbery Medal 1981. The story of a twin who feels lost in the light of her sister. She is resentful and angry, but somehow manages to survive the disappointments of her youth to become a happy adult. ( )
  LindaLeeJacobs | Feb 15, 2020 |
Showing 1-5 of 59 (next | show all)
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors (1 possible)

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Katherine Patersonprimary authorall editionscalculated
Järnefelt, IrmeliTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Mijn, Jet van derTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Moore, ChristinaNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
For
Gene Inyard Namovicz
I wish it were EMMA, but, then,
you already have two or three copies of that.
With thanks and love.
First words
As soon as the snow melts, I will go to Rass and fetch my mother.
Quotations
Last words
(Click to show. Warning: May contain spoilers.)
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language
Canonical DDC/MDS

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English (2)

No library descriptions found.

Book description
Feeling deprived all her life of schooling, friends, mother, and even her name by her twin sister, Louise finally begins to find her identity.
Haiku summary

Quick Links

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3.79)
0.5 1
1 14
1.5 3
2 52
2.5 14
3 152
3.5 38
4 229
4.5 23
5 186

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 149,259,458 books! | Top bar: Always visible