Maxine Yelling It Like It Is

Maxine Yelling It Like It Is

A Fine Whine With the Queen of Attitude

Book - 2001
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Maxine is a bona fide phenomenon. Her likeness graces mugs, calendars, T-shirts, collectibles, and even a 2.5-foot doll. She's been hailed by the press as the "Mother Lode of laughs" ( People magazine) and "The queen of outrageous" ( McCall's ). Maxine is fresh, funny, odd, and ever-so-deliciously twisted. Maxine's creator, artist John Wagner, based part of his character's tell-it-like-it-is persona on his grandmother, mother, and maiden aunts. "She's been a voice for a silent group of women that are glad that this cranky old woman is finally saying what she wants."

The voice of Maxine comes out as: "My soul's had enough chicken soup. It wants some chocolate." "My idea of feng shui is to have them arrange the pepperoni in a circle on my pizza." "I may be old, but people who look like me always win the lottery." Maxine: Yelling It Like It Is includes all-new, never-before-published material, all in full-color.

Publisher: Pownal, VT : Storey Books, 2001.
ISBN: 9781580173919
1580173918
Characteristics: 127 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Wagner, John M.
Alternative Title: Yelling it like it is

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