Published April 1984
by Peachtree Publishers .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||272|
A Collection of Classic Southern Humor II Hardcover – April 1, by George William Koon (Editor) Be the first to review this item See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsFormat: Hardcover. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln CollectionPages: Southern writers can tell the funniest stories - it's a storytelling culture. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Need a laugh? Pick up a book. Need a recommendation? We have plenty. We’ve gathered our favorite funny books here for your browsing pleasure. These books are sure to provide loads of out-loud laughs no matter the subject matter. Many of these books blend the dramatic, heartfelt, and comic to great effect. Others are pure comedy. All of them promise laughs galore thanks to the authors’ bold.
Quirky Southern Fiction. Books that are inspirational, as well as filled with humor, romance, and a light tone make up quirky Southern fiction. Score. A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. "Cruel Shoes is a collection of offbeat, mostly humorous essays and short stories by Steve Martin, and his first published book, and is also the title of one of the pieces therein, a satirical short-short story about a woman in a shoe store."Author: Minou Clark. Must-Read Works of Southern Literature Emily Gatlin A Riot reader from the Midwest was so intrigued by my love letter to Flannery O’Connor, she tweeted me and asked if I had a copy of my Southern literature class reading : Emily Gatlin. From the dark and dry to the witty and wry, from the fictive to the factual, from travel logs to comedic blogs, this extensive collection of humor both classic and new includes something for everyone. Get ready to read ‘em and weep with laughter.
A Collection of Classic Southern Humor Fiction and Occasional Fact by Some of the South's Best Story-Tellers by George William Koon and Geroge W. Koon Rated stars. Books shelved as southern-classics: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell, Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Ne. Blount, that genius of slippery Southern prose, collects here a truly massive number of classic comedy gems concerning life below the Mason-Dixon line. The pieces range from elegantly witty to down-home scatological. Novelists, monologists, essayists, journalists. Everyone has his or her own definition of a literary classic, and our choices span the centuries, from the 8th century B.C. to the English Renaissance to the midth century. (We’ve even included a book from the s, as we’re convinced it’s going to go down in history as a classic.).