By Loyal Jones and Billy Edd Wheeler
After the success of their first Laughter in Appalachia, authors Jones and Wheeler received dozens of stories from fans wanting to share more laughs. They included some of those in this collection of more than 450 jokes on Love and Marriage; Moonshine and Other Spirits, Rural Life and more. Includes essays by William Lightfoot and Roy Blount, Jr.
Appalachian humor can be dry, colorful, and earthy, and this collection of over 450 jokes includes some of the best there is. The chapters vary greatly: Love and Marriage; Schools and Education; Moonshine and Other Spirits; Old Age; Religion; Lawyers; Mountaineers and the Law; Animals and Hunting; Mountaineers and City Folks; Health and Medicine; and Rural Life. Also includes humorous essays by William Lightfoot and Roy Blount, Jr.