Book List in Order: 5 titles



  • The unreconstructed people-hater offers her piece de resistance: a guided tour of the misanthropic life, and an inspirational handbook for Americans grown tired of "goo-goo humanitarianism and sensitivity that never sleeps." "The only trouble with th...



  • Lump It or Leave It , Florence King's latest volume of rapier-edged contemplations on American tomfoolery--er, values --takes on everything from the hazards of fame to the joys of menopause, with all of the bile and brio that has made her the nation...



  • In this collection of essays, Florence King confirms her position as one of the wittiest social critics now writing-and certainly the most uninhibited. Nothing escapes her withering gaze, from our greatest national institution ("Democrazy"), to the c...



  • Isabel Fairfax, a conservative Southern gentlewoman and former court reporter turned Regency romance writer, runs into conflict with Polly Bradshaw, a liberal Yankee feminist who embarks on a crusade to raise Isabel's female consciousness...