All the Pretty People: Tales of Carob, Shame, and Barbie-Envy

All the Pretty People: Tales of Carob, Shame, and Barbie-Envy

by Ariel Gore
     
 


This new book by Ariel Gore brings out all of the dirt on 1970s suburban hippies. Through an authentic voice, funny stories alternate between warming and saddening your soul. It's a queer love story. But it's also got no shortage of shame, violence, and Barbie envy. It's about the pretty people she used to know in California—the people she wanted to be but…  See more details below

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This new book by Ariel Gore brings out all of the dirt on 1970s suburban hippies. Through an authentic voice, funny stories alternate between warming and saddening your soul. It's a queer love story. But it's also got no shortage of shame, violence, and Barbie envy. It's about the pretty people she used to know in California—the people she wanted to be but never quite felt she was. "How was I to know that all the pretty people got their answers from TV?"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781934620120
Publisher:
Microcosm Publishing
Publication date:
05/01/2011
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Ariel Gore is the author of seven books, including Portland Queer, and the creator of the zine Hip Mama.

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