Even Cowgirls Get the Blues

By: Robbins, Tom

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Book Condition: Used: Very Good


1st printing from Bantam Books. ~Very Good. No DJ, as issued. Mass-market Paperback. Light shelf wear to covers/corners; satisfaction guaranteed. Sissy Hankshaw is a woman born with a mutation of enormously large thumbs, though she considers it a gift. The novel covers various topics, including free love, drug use, political rebellion, animal rights, body odor, religion, and beets.Sissy makes the most of her thumbs by becoming a hitchhiker and she travels to New York. She becomes a model for the Countess, a male homosexual tycoon of feminine hygiene products. He introduces her to a staid Mohawk named Julian Gitche whom she later marries. In her later travels she encounters, among many others, a sexually open cowgirl named Bonanza Jellybean and an itinerant escapee from a Japanese internment camp happily mislabeled the Chink. Robbins finally inserts himself into the novel as a character as well.

Title: Even Cowgirls Get the Blues

Author Name: Robbins, Tom

Categories: Fiction & Literature,

Publisher: Bantam, 1977: 1977-01-01

ISBN Number: 0553101161

ISBN Number 13: 9780553101164

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: SKU1005823