” ….. a wry celebration of modern femininity.” Chicago Tribune
“I have to tell you that Anna Lefler’s CHICKtionary is pure genius. I always knew she was funny but the definitions you will find in this must-read guide to the way women speak are sure to make you laugh until you pee.” Stefanie Wilder-Taylor, comedian and author of Sippy Cups Are Not for Chardonnay: And Other Things I Had to Learn as a New Mom
“Before reading Anna Lefler’s book, I had no idea that the word “herpes-ish” even existed. Now I can’t stop using it. This book is guaranteed to be passed around to all your friends. It’s totally herpes-ish. But in a good way.” Jenny Lawson, The Bloggess, New York Times bestselling author of Let’s Pretend This Never Happened and Furiously Happy
You’re all over the definitions of “low lights,” “ruching,” and a “tankini.” But can you spot a “Mrs. Potato Head” when you see one? That’s where The CHICKtionary comes in. With the help of Anna Lefler and her collection of 450+ must-know words and phrases, you’ll be in the know when faced with terms like Aberzombie, Bandeau, George Glass, and Puma.
So whether you are dealing with a Residual Girlfriend, diagnose yourself with a bad case of Basset Knees, or need to go on a Briet, you’ll be prepared for all that comes your way. At the very least, this book will serve as a delightful reminder that everyone has a skeleton in her closet–right next to her fat pants.
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Welcome to the Juice Box Jungle
"Anna Lefler’s book is so goddamn funny it made me want to ditch my life so I could read it. Damn you, obligations!” Laraine Newman, original castmember of “Saturday Night Live” and the Groundlings, Voiceover Goddess
“With hilarity and compassion, Anna Lefler examines the juice box from all angles–how do a group of well-meaning parents end up cowed by a preschool that’s stricter than Harvard? Read to find out and wince with recognition.” Nicola Kraus and Emma McLaughlin, bestselling authors of The Nanny Diaries and Nanny Returns