Southern Fried White Trash (Paperback)
Crabgrass Publishing, 9780615533674, 174pp.
Publication Date: September 24, 2011
In the spirit of Southern humor brought to us by writers and comics like Lewis Grizzard, Jeff Foxworthy, and Bret Butler, Carole Adams Townsend's debut book, -Southern Fried White Trash, - is a must-have for tried-and true Southern enthusiasts. It has a twist, though. Townsend satirizes real life through the eyes of a Southerner, born and raised. Carole Townsend is a news correspondent and online columnist for the Gwinnett Daily Post newspaper in Georgia. A married mom and former corporate executive brought up by an old-school Southern mother, the author brings a hilarious perspective to old-vs-new-school life in the South,
About the Author
Carole Townsend is a columnist for the "Gwinnett Daily Post," the second largest newspaper in Georgia, and a freelance writer whose articles have appeared in "Ladies Home Journal" and "Teen" magazine. She has been described in her writing style as a cross between Lewis Grizzard and Erma Bombeck. She has established a reputation as one of the up and coming writers in the humor genre and has earned a national following. "Southern Fried White Trash" is her first book. Townsend and "Southern Fried White Trash" have been featured in the "Los Angeles Times," on CNN, and in numerous television and radio appearances across the country. She is a graduate of Lipscomb University with a degree in psychology and holds a master's degree in journalism from Vanderbilt University.