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The Snake Has All The Lines by Jean Kerr

The Snake Has All The Lines (edition 1962)

by Jean Kerr, Jr. Whitney Darrow (Illustrator)

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Title:The Snake Has All The Lines
Authors:Jean Kerr
Other authors:Jr. Whitney Darrow (Illustrator)
Info:Crest Books (1962), Mass Market Paperback, 128 pages
Collections:Your library
Tags:memoir, humor

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The Snake Has All the Lines by Jean Kerr



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Kerr has collected a series of columns written in 1958, '59, and '60 for various magazines such as Ladies Home Journal and McCall's. Her writing is humorous and deals with subjects of motherhood, being a playwright and consumerism.
Although I was not able to comprehend a lot of her pop culture references, I found this book entertaining and, for the most part, surprisingly relevant. ( )
  EmScape | Jul 31, 2009 |
A collection of humorous pieces on life in the suburbs in the 1950s. Jean Kerr, married to drama critic Walter Kerr, writes about her kids, her mother, her adventures as a playwright, and the ten worst things about a man. (#5. A man will give you an honest answer.)

I've loved Jean's writing since high school. This was a real find. ( )
  MerryMary | Jul 17, 2008 |
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