It's a Chick Thing: Celebrating the Wild Side of Women's Friendship
The millions of "Sweet Potato Queens" and "Ya-Ya" sisters speakto a growing hunger to talk about, read about, and ponder theineffable nature of women's relationships. It's a ChickThing is a collection of forty spirited stories about thespecial and unique times that strengthen the bonds of women'sfriendships and create shared history. It takes a look at women'sfriendship at its wildest, adventurous best—the antics, theescapades, the risk taking, the loyalty, the irrepressible humorand merriment.Read about Dolly Parton's escapades with her friends in highschool, Fergie's and Diana's night on the town during Andrew'sbachelor party, how Sharon Stone literally gave Mimi Craven theshirt off her back, and the time when Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynnfaced down the Coal Miner's Daughter's detractors. Readers willdelight in reading about Cirque du Chien, a group of party-lovingchicks who dress up like French poodles and drink French champagne.Or La Bella Mafia, a girl gang dedicated to glorious divadom whoright wrongs and overdress for every occasion. It's a ChickThing also includes chick resources such as "Shoo Fly BeGone," a list of verbal comebacks for getting rid of those peskymen who interrupt your girls' nights out and "Chick Stars," anastrological guide to finding your most compatible (andincompatible) friends. There are also handy chickcentric listsincluding "Chicks That Rock," "Chick Reads," "Chick Flicks," and"Chick Cliques."Full of true tales of girlfriends gone wild, women will buy onefor themselves and one for each of their gal pals.