Helen Fielding has revealed more details about her next Bridget Jones book, called Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy.
Alfred A. Knopf will publish the book on October 15, Fielding’s first Jones book since 1999. The first two novels have sold over 15 million copies. Here’s more from the release:
Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy represents a totally new phase in Bridget’s life, as Fielding has indicated when she said “Bridget’s life has moved on.” But, the question is, just how much? Here is what we can share: the novel is set in present-day London; Bridget is older; she is still keeping a diary, but she is also immersed in texting and experimenting with social media, with an accent on “social.”