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Adrian Mole is a thirty something divorced father living in a small town in England called Leicester. He has two sons, one called william who lives in Africa with his mother, one who's called Glenn and is a soldier in the british army. This story is a fictional diary in which Adrian describes his life. He works in a book shop and dreams of becoming a writer.
While still obsessing in secret about his childhood sweetheart, Pandora (a successfull politician) he starts dating a very eccentric woman called Marigold Flowers, who lives with her parents and collect doll's houses. At first he is enchanted with her, but soon he wants to call the relationship off.┬ĘThis turns out to be difficult, as she is quite good in emotional blackmail. Meanwhile, Britain gets involved in the war in Iraq. Adrian thinks that Britain's envolvement is necessary, but it turns out that his son Glenn is being sent to Iraq.

Tone of book? - humorous
Time/era of story - present (2000-2010)
Romance/Romance Problems Yes
Kind of romance: - GENERAL--no other subplots apply
Is this an adult or child's book? - Adult or Young Adult Book
War/Revolt/Disaster on civilians Yes
Conflict: - Gulf war

Main Character
Gender - Male
Profession/status: - blue collar
Age: - 20's-30's
Eccentric/Mental Yes
Eccentric: - eccentric - obsessed
Is this an ordinary person caught up in events? Yes
Ethnicity/Nationality - British
How sensitive is this character? - middling sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor - Mostly serious with occasional humor
Intelligence - Average intelligence
Physique - healthy but a geeky weakling

Main Adversary
Identity: - Female
Age: - 20's-30's
Profession/status: - unemployed
Eccentric/Smart/Dumb: Yes
Eccentric: - obsessed - emotionally unstable - dumb
How much of work is main antagonist actually present in: - an above average amount
How sensitive is this character? - mean, arrogant
Sense of humor - Mostly serious with occasional humor
Intelligence - Dumb
Physique - healthy but a geeky weakling

How much descriptions of surroundings? - 5 (an average amount)
Europe Yes

Accounts of torture and death? - no torture/death
Sex in book? Yes
What kind of sex: - vague references - descript of kissing
Unusual Style: - written like a journal/diary/letters
Amount of dialog - significantly more descript than dialog

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