With over 800 questions and answers, The Southern I.Q. Quiz Book covers every aspect of southern culture, from alligators to melungeons to zydeco. What is a catahoula hog dog? What does NASCAR stand for? Where do the words "unh-uh" and "uh-huh" come from? Whose guitar is named "Lucille?" Here are the answers to these and hundreds of other perplexing and hysterical questions about southern culture. Whether you're a true southerner, born and raised, or a dyed-in-the-wool-Yankee, this book is sure to put your southern I.Q. to the test in an entertaining and educational fashion.
|Publisher:||Random House Value Publishing, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||5.28(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.65(d)|
About the Author
Lisa Howorth was born in Washington, D.C., where her family has lived for four generations. In Oxford, Mississippi, she and her husband opened Square Books (Publishers Weekly’s 2013 Bookstore of the Year) in 1979 and raised their three children. She received the Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts in 1996 and a MacDowell Colony Fellowship in 2007. Her writing has appeared in Garden & Gun and the Oxford American. This is her first novel.