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A Southerner Looks at All Fifty
In A Southerner Looks at All Fifty noted Southern humorist, Darrell Huckaby, delights his readers with his reflections on his family's odyysey that, over an eight year period, took Huckaby, his lovely wife, Lisa, and their three children, Jamie, Jackson, and Jenna to all fifty states. It will make the reader feel like they had been along for the ride--and will make them wi ...more
Hardcover, 292 pages
Published October 1st 2008 by Southland Press, Inc.
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This book was a Christmas gift from a dear friend, who has not yet read it, so I plunged right in. In fact, I skipped right to Texas, and read those pages with pleasure, reminiscing about sites I've also seen and enjoyed. But when I finished that, and started from the beginning of the book, pretty soon, some discomfort with Huckaby's unnecessary political overlays started to irritate me. I enjoyed him so much more without bringing politics into it. I hope that his references are few, but so long ...more