Analyse av boka Bend it like Beckham, som også er blitt filmatisert. I am going to analyze a novel written by Narinder Dhami, based on a. Bend it like Beckham. Narinder Dhami. (Hodder Children’s Books). pp, , RRP £, Paperback, based on the original screenplay. Look at the following extract from the book ‘Bend it like Beckham’ and then The following words appear in the extract from Narinder Dhami’s book ‘Bend it like.

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I love the ih and I love the book. The Best Books of Funny how I’ve been reading SO many sports books lately – I borrowed this at the same time as the beckbam two Gracie Faltrain books soccer againand I’ve just finished reading the Rose series, where Rose wishes to play cricket and has to sneak around her parents in order to do so!

Jess narrates the story of her struggle to be herself and still be a part of her Sikh family. The book is as filled with Indian family stereotypes as a Woody Allen film is with Jewish ones. I’ve said before I’m not a sports fan, but I willingly did a book report in fifth grade on a Matt Christopher novel about basketball and got an A, so, I could still appreciate the soccer action. She meets becckham concerning her culture when she is heading for her goal: I am not saying the story is bad, just, in this case, the movie is better.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Jess just wants to play football, but her wedding-obsessed parents have other ideas so she hides it from them.


This one’s kind of in the middle. Lists with This Book. Other editions – View all Bend it Like Beckham: The novel is about an Indian girl named Jesminder, who is willing heto sacrifice everything for her passion: Pretty much the average pre-teen novel you can find on pretty much every shelve.

Nov 17, Thisisforkeeps rated it liked it. Mar 08, Emma rated it really liked it Shelves: That some girls have different lives from others.

Bend it Like Beckham: Some aspects were of course quite good. Which makes the experience bearable. The author shows that if you don’t like a beckahm sport it doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy a book about that sport.

Children’s Books – Reviews – Bend it like Beckham | BfK No.

She lives with her husband in Shropshire. From the Place in the Valley Deep in the Forest.

Firstly, she is a girl who wants to play football and secondly, her family not only expects her to become a little woman, learning to make aloo gobi and behave in a manner conducive to securing a nice Indian boy for a husband, but to narinnder the modern version of that stereotype – a little woman with an education and a topnotch career as nqrinder solicitor. By reading this book, I have become more aware about disparities between the Indian narinddr the West-European culture. She fancies her idol David Beckham because nobody can cross or bend a ball like him.

He has a serious knee injury, and Jesminder admires him because the injury does not stop him from coaching. If you’re Jess – 18, Indian and a girl – forget it. Her parents think that football isn’t good for the behaviour of a real Indian woman.


But because of her religion and the beliefs of her family she isn’t allowed to play.

Sep 05, Hannah rated it it was ok. Hodder Children’s Books- Juvenile Fiction – pages. Jesminder accepts the invitation excitingly, even though she knows her parents would disagree with dhamii.

We both think that the book is well written and easy to understand.

Bend It Like Beckham

This indicates they are normal teenagers, and the use of words and the plot in itself mainly appeals to teenagers.

I’ve seen the film and enjoyed it, and this was a very quick and fun read. One of the characters is going against her own culture, as it is not appropriate for a girl to be participating in the game of soccer and should be focused on her lkie as a wife and a law student. I think they should not put swear words in it Therefore, she decides not to tell them.

Jan 07, Penny rated it liked it. But when Jess and her friend Jules join a ladies team and get spotted by a talent scout, it all kicks off Aug 09, Shaon rated it liked it.