History Literature / TheGirlsSeries

17th Apr '15 9:08:52 AM talltalltree
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* MasculineGirlFeminineBoy: Natasha and Eggs, lampshaded in a scene where they dress up in each other's clothes.
26th Feb '15 8:36:39 PM jormis29
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A series of books by JacquelineWilson, aimed at teenagers, following three girls through their third year of high school as they deal with the issues of teenage life. The series includes subjects ranging from everyday problems, to very serious things.

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A series of books by JacquelineWilson, Creator/JacquelineWilson, aimed at teenagers, following three girls through their third year of high school as they deal with the issues of teenage life. The series includes subjects ranging from everyday problems, to very serious things.
22nd Feb '15 2:24:09 PM ThatIrishReader
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** Dan as well. While not overly attractive in the live-action version, the fact he's a glasses-wearing, nerdy boy with hair that sticks up and also younger and more immature than Ellie in the novels isn't the case in the show.
28th Oct '14 4:46:23 AM JillBug
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* LovingAShadow: Ellie builds up a romantic image of Kevin in her head, only to discover he's very different from who she thought he was (and is gay as well.) When Dan later dumps her for Gail, she wonders if she was just a fantasy figure to him.

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* LovingAShadow: Ellie builds up a romantic image of Kevin in her head, only to discover he's very different from who she thought he was (and is gay as well.) When Dan later dumps her for Gail, she Ellie wonders if she was just a fantasy figure to him.
28th Oct '14 4:46:12 AM JillBug
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* LovingAShadow: Ellie builds up a romantic image of Kevin in her head, only to discover he's very different from who she thought he was (and is gay as well.) When Dan later dumps her for Gail, she wonders if she was just a fantasy figure to him.
28th Oct '14 4:40:20 AM JillBug
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* DateRapeAverted: Ellie and Magda manage to save Nadine in ''Girls In Love''

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* DateRapeAverted: Ellie and Magda manage to save Nadine in ''Girls In Love''Love''. Magda fights off a would-be date rapist in ''Girls Under Pressure''.
28th Oct '14 4:38:29 AM JillBug
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** Ellie herself has an instance of this when she feels that Russell is not supportive of her ambition to become an illustrator.
10th Oct '14 2:12:55 PM totorolover33
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* ImportantHaircut: After an experience bordering on AttemptedRape, Magda gets her hair cut into a short, unflattering style and dyed back from blonde to her natural colour, believing this will stop boys assuming she'll sleep with them. When she regains her confidence, she gets it cut again into a better style, and dyed bright red.

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* ImportantHaircut: After an experience bordering on experiencing AttemptedRape, Magda gets her hair cut into a short, unflattering style and dyed back from blonde to her natural colour, believing this will stop boys assuming she'll sleep with them. When she regains her confidence, she gets it cut again into a better style, and dyed bright red.
2nd Jan '13 1:55:48 PM JillBug
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* SecondLove: Russell for Ellie.

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* SecondLove: Russell for Ellie. Ellie's relationship with Dan ended when he met ''his'' Second Love, Gail.
28th Dec '12 12:36:52 PM JillBug
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* CareerVersusFamily: It is mentioned that Ellie's mother gave up a promising career as an illustrator to take care of Ellie. In one book Anna's career causes friction with Ellie's father, although it's later resolved.


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* HugeSchoolgirl: Ellie seems to consider herself one. May also apply to Nadine, who is described as very tall.
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