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Author Johnson, Rheta Grimsley, 1953-
Title Poor man's Provence : finding myself in Cajun Louisiana / Rheta Grimsley Johnson ; foreword by Bailey White.
Publisher Montgomery : NewSouth Books, c2008.


LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Avondale Adult  917.63 JohnR    CHECK SHELF
 Hoover Nonfiction  917.63 JOH    CHECK SHELF
 Hoover Nonfiction  917.63 JOH    CHECK SHELF
 Leeds Adult  917.63 JohR    CHECK SHELF

Description 221 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents Blood, guts and a bill -- A queen fit for a boat -- Fried turkey, stewed Cajuns -- Catahoula Cajun truck-driving mama -- Big ears and alligators -- Hot French bread when flashing -- Putting down roots -- A good time was not had by all -- The tool shed reading club -- Plate lunches by the pound, heartaches by the score -- Saint Jeanette and the simple life -- Hollywood might need Cajun Louisiana, but Cajun Louisiana doesn't need Hollywood -- Staying warm -- Angola bound -- Knife cocker of the year -- Doesn't travel well -- Courir de Mardi Gras -- Old trash pile road -- Rue de putt-putt -- My Mabel -- Harry, the doughnut bomber -- The retiring Romeros -- Stormy weather -- Fit to govern -- Personal notes.
ISBN 9781588382184
1588382184
Author Johnson, Rheta Grimsley, 1953-
Subject Cajuns -- Louisiana -- Social life and customs.
Louisiana -- Social life and customs.
Johnson, Rheta Grimsley, 1953- -- Homes and haunts -- Louisiana -- Henderson.
Henderson (La.) -- Biography.
Cajuns -- Louisiana -- Henderson -- Biography.
Cajuns -- Louisiana -- Henderson -- Social life and customs.
Henderson (La.) -- Social life and customs.
Alabama -- Authors.
Alabama imprints -- 2008.
Description 221 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents Blood, guts and a bill -- A queen fit for a boat -- Fried turkey, stewed Cajuns -- Catahoula Cajun truck-driving mama -- Big ears and alligators -- Hot French bread when flashing -- Putting down roots -- A good time was not had by all -- The tool shed reading club -- Plate lunches by the pound, heartaches by the score -- Saint Jeanette and the simple life -- Hollywood might need Cajun Louisiana, but Cajun Louisiana doesn't need Hollywood -- Staying warm -- Angola bound -- Knife cocker of the year -- Doesn't travel well -- Courir de Mardi Gras -- Old trash pile road -- Rue de putt-putt -- My Mabel -- Harry, the doughnut bomber -- The retiring Romeros -- Stormy weather -- Fit to govern -- Personal notes.
ISBN 9781588382184
1588382184
Author Johnson, Rheta Grimsley, 1953-
Subject Cajuns -- Louisiana -- Social life and customs.
Louisiana -- Social life and customs.
Johnson, Rheta Grimsley, 1953- -- Homes and haunts -- Louisiana -- Henderson.
Henderson (La.) -- Biography.
Cajuns -- Louisiana -- Henderson -- Biography.
Cajuns -- Louisiana -- Henderson -- Social life and customs.
Henderson (La.) -- Social life and customs.
Alabama -- Authors.
Alabama imprints -- 2008.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Avondale Adult  917.63 JohnR    CHECK SHELF
 Hoover Nonfiction  917.63 JOH    CHECK SHELF
 Hoover Nonfiction  917.63 JOH    CHECK SHELF
 Leeds Adult  917.63 JohR    CHECK SHELF

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