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Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
Author: Tom Robbins
Sissy Hankshaw, an almost flawlessly beautiful small-town girl with big-time dreams, hitchhikes her way into your heart, your hopes, and your sleeping bag in Tom Robbins's magical, funny, and most famous novel. Follow Sissy's amazing odyssey from Virginia to chic Manhattan to the Dakota Badlands, where FBI agents, cowgirls, and ecstatic whooping...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780553266115
ISBN-10: 055326611X
Publication Date: 11/1/1984
Pages: 416
Rating:
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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3.5 stars, based on 62 ratings
Publisher: Bantam
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
Members Wishing: 0
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Leigh avatar reviewed Even Cowgirls Get the Blues on + 377 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 4
Typical, zany Robbins writing - woven into a story about cowgirls with whips and a girl with oversized thumbs. This is a female-empowering novel and I was impressed with the confident characters Robbins created such as Bonanza Jellybean. He makes them somehow unforgettable and timeless. Quick read - you're in for a wild ride when you pick this one up.
reviewed Even Cowgirls Get the Blues on + 14 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
A totally crazy (wonderful) Tom Robbins story...the plot is wild and so are the characters. It's just so much fun, but still with something to think about underneath all the farce.
reviewed Even Cowgirls Get the Blues on + 39 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
Classic Tom Robbins. Fanciful, funny, weird.
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Helpful Score: 1
If you've ever read Robbins, you know you should be prepared for some craziness; this book is no exception. Hitch a ride with Sissy Hankshaw, it's a memorable ride, indeed!
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reviewed Even Cowgirls Get the Blues on + 19 more book reviews
Way better book than movie!
kbockl avatar reviewed Even Cowgirls Get the Blues on + 27 more book reviews
Still funny after all these years.
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A wonderful read that never should have been adapted to the big screen.

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