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The thong also rises : further misadventures from funny women on the road!

Author: Jennifer Leo
Publisher: Palo Alto, Calif. : Travelers' Tales, ©2005.
Series: Travellers' tales.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This collection of the best in women's travel and humor writing takes readers around the world and back again - and they'll be happy to be reading rather than experiencing some of these adventures.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Nonfiction
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Leo
ISBN: 1932361243 9781932361247
OCLC Number: 60705681
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Winner of IndieFab awards (Humor) 2005
Description: xv, 223 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Naked nightmare / Ellen Sussman (Caribbean) --
An American (drug-smuggling) girl / Laurie Notaro (Mexico-U.S. border) --
Pills, thrills, and green around the gills / Tamara Sheward (Laos) --
Cherub / Gina Briefs-Elgin (Italy) --
And then I was eight --
again / Nicole Dreon (South Dakota) --
Hot date with a yogi / Jennifer Cox (Australia) --
Riding the semi-deluxe / Megan Lyles (India) --
The princess and the pee / Julie Eisenberg (at sea) --
Gently you have to avoid a frightening behavior / Marcy Gordon (Italy) --
Paris, third time around / Ayun Halliday (Paris) --
The dangers of going local / Olivia Edward (China) --
Opera for dummies / Shari Caudron (Prague) --
His and her vacations / Jill Conner Browne (the female psyche) --
The yellow lady / Katie McLane (Mexico) --
Lifelike / Susan Orlean (Illinois) --
My husband is lost without me / Anastasia M. Ashman (New York) --
Mother and child (and disco) reunion / Laurie Frankel (American road trip) --
The ravioli man / Elizabeth Fonseca (Paris) --
The education of a guinea pig / Colleen Friesen (Guatemala) --
Keys to the Outback / Laurie McAndish King (Australia) --
Almost grounded / Deanna Sukkar (Laos) --
The naked and the wed / Elizabeth Asdorian (Jamaica) --
Just another Malibu Minnie / Amy C. Balfour (California) --
Blinded by science / Melinda Misuraca (Thailand) --
Travel light, ride hard / Christine Michaud-Martinez (Egypt) --
Size does matter / Michelle M. Lott (in the air) --
Heave-ho / Jennifer Colvin (France) --
R-rated rescue / Julia Weiler (Thailand) --
Mein Gott, I've got his underpants / Ann Lombardi (Switzerland) --
Killing me softly with your stare / Lubna Kably (India) --
Bathtub blues in the land of the rising buns / Laura Kline (Japan) --
Getting grandma / Barbara Robertson (Europe).
Series Title: Travellers' tales.
Responsibility: edited by Jennifer L. Leo.
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