By Sarah Bird
"Sarah chook is a real eccentric, yet one with a simple reward for explaining the human middle. . . . A Lone superstar girl-legend."—Boston Globe
What is it that distinguishes Texas women—the well-known Yellow Rose and her descendants? Is it that mixture of graciousness and grit that woman chicken Johnson displayed in beautifying highways and dealing with down hecklers at the crusade path? The rapier-sharp wit that Ann Richards and Molly Ivins used to skewer the nice ole boy institution? the ethical righteousness with which Barbara Jordan defended the U.S. structure? An unnatural fondness for Dr Pepper and queso?
In her inimitable sort, Sarah chook will pay tribute to the Texas girl in all her glory and all her contradictions. She humorously remembers her personal early bewildered makes an attempt to appreciate Rosa xanthina, from the big-haired, completely made-up girls on the Hyde Park attractiveness Salon to her highbrow, quinoa-eating roommates at Seneca condo Co-op for Graduate girls. After many years of staring at Texas girls, fowl is aware the species as few others do. A Love Letter to Texas Women is a must have box consultant for rookies to the nation and the right present to inform any Rosa xanthina how distinctive she is.
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