Alamo House: Women Without Men, Men Without Brains

By: Bird, Sarah

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[nice tight copy, faint soiling/shelfwear to bottom edge; jacket clean and attractive, with one unobtrusive closed tear at top rear corner (at foldover)]. Comic novel of a Texas sorority house, "a woman's hilarious answer to Animal House" -- Secrets of the Yee-Haw Sisterhood, perhaps? -- based on the author's own undergraduate experiences at UT-Austin. Her second book (and first hardcover) to be published under her own name; for a time, she also had a parallel career as a romance novelist under the pseudonym "Tory Cates." (Her subsequent work has included several novels, one of which, "The Boyfriend School," she also screenplayed under the title DON'T TELL HER IT'S ME.) [This book is featured in ReadInk's Catalog #2, "Skirts, in Jackets"; ask for it by name or number.]

Title: Alamo House: Women Without Men, Men Without Brains

Author: Bird, Sarah

Illustrator: Illustrated by (dj) Vivienne Flesher

Categories: Fiction: Modern Lit, Fiction: Modern Literature,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Co.: (c.1986)

ISBN Number: 0-393-02323-0

ISBN Number 13: 9780393023237

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj

Seller ID: 10013

Keywords: Texas College Life Sororities First Novel Comic Novel Women Texas