Auntie Jean is Mum's sister and Ted's husband. She and Ted live in a rich suburb and Karim loathes both Jean herself and having to visit her. Jean feels as though it's her responsibility to steer Haroon away from his relationship with Eva and Ted away from his involvement in Eva's renovation business, though she's unsuccessful in doing either. She takes in Mum and Allie after Haroon and Mum divorce.
Auntie Jean Character Timeline in The Buddha of Suburbia
The timeline below shows where the character Auntie Jean appears in The Buddha of Suburbia. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 3
...silent the entire time, but he finally begins hissing and speaking. Ted is engrossed while Jean looks angrily on, and Karim smiles and wanders away. He wanders through the house, feeling... (full context)
Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 6
Part 1, Chapter 7
Part 1, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 18