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God Save the Sweet Potato Queens

(2001)
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Fans of Jill Conner Browne's hilarious advice and queenly assurance should mix up a margarita and prepare to enjoy themselves with her book God Save the Sweet Potato Queens. Whether you're still a Cute Girl or have made it to the glorified ranks of Fabulous Woman, the allure of big hair, utter confidence, and a sparkly tiara is easily understandable. Forget "less is more"--as Jill and all the Tammys can tell you, "more is more, and also better." As a follow-up to The Sweet Potato Queens' Book of Love, this gem touches on many of the same topics--marriage, motherhood, fiancés, the Promise, and all-important attitude and style. Added are a ton of side-splitting stories from fans around the country, who are apparently busy starting up their own royal families with names like the "Menopause Mafia" and "Brazen Strumpets"; one startling tale of a mom at the end of her rope who bursts into "Jeremiah was a bullfrog" in public as a last-ditch effort to get her kids to behave wins Conner Browne's award for mother of the year. The chapter titled "How to Be a Girl" is one of the greatest instruction manuals ever for turning men into putty--the big secret, it seems, is a large bow in your hair. Who knew? One big surprise at the end of this book is hiding under the title "Matters of the Heart." Here you'll read a touching homage to a much-beloved friend of the author, and it will have you running for the nearest hanky. If you find yourself in need of a little pick-me-up after this sad tale, turn to the recipe section, where Twinkie Pie, Dinksey's Gooey Bars, and Death Chicken are guaranteed to cheer you right up. --Jill Lightner

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Used availability for Jill Conner Browne's God Save the Sweet Potato Queens

Hardback Editions

2001 : USA Hardback
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Title: God Save the Sweet Potato Queens
Author(s): JILL CONNER BROWNE
ISBN: 0-7393-2741-0 / 978-0-7393-2741-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House
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Paperback Editions

January 2001 : USA Paperback
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Title: God Save the Sweet Potato Queens
Author(s): Jill Conner Browne
ISBN: 0-609-80619-X / 978-0-609-80619-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
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Audio Editions

March 2005 : USA Audio CD
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Title: God Save the Sweet Potato Queens
Author(s): Jill Conner Browne
ISBN: 0-7393-2057-2 / 978-0-7393-2057-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Audio Voices
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June 2003 : USA Audio edition
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Title: God Save the Sweet Potato Queens
Author(s): Jill Conner Browne
Publisher: Random House Audio
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June 2003 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: God Save the Sweet Potato Queens
Author(s): Jill Conner Browne
Publisher: Random House Audio
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June 2003 : UK Audio edition
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Title: God Save the Sweet Potato Queens
Author(s): Jill Conner Browne
Publisher: Random House Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


February 2003 : USA Audio CD
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Title: God Save the Sweet P (Lib)(CD)
Author(s): Jill Conner Browne
ISBN: 0-7366-9283-5 / 978-0-7366-9283-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape
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July 2002 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: God Save the Sweet Potato Queens
Author(s): Jill Conner Browne
ISBN: 0-553-75685-0 / 978-0-553-75685-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Audio
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2001 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: God Save the Sweet Potato Queens
Author(s): Jill Conner Browne
ISBN: 0-7366-9062-X / 978-0-7366-9062-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape Inc.
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Kindle Editions

November 2004 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: God Save the Sweet Potato Queens
Author(s): Jill Conner Browne
Publisher: Crown Archetype
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