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The BAP Handbook: The Official Guide to the Black American Princess

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Publisher Comments:

Finally, a book about the Black American Princess If you're already a BAP or just want to act like one, this book is for you

— E. Lynn Harris, author of Not a Day Goes By

In the bestselling tradition of The Official Preppy Handbook, here is a must-have manual for the BAP and those who love her.

Black American Princess: 1: a pampered female of African American descent, born to an upper-middle or upper-class family 2: an African American female whose life experiences give her a sense of royalty and entitlement 3: BAP (acronym): colloquial expression 4: an African American female accustomed to the best and nothing less.

Drawn from hours of interviews, archival research, and frequent visits to Prada, The Black American Princess Handbook offers a rare behind-the-scenes look at this exclusive lifestyle. Your total guide to BAP speak, BAP style, and BAP history, this on

Synopsis:

A comedic, behind-the-scenes look at the exclusive lifestyle of the Black American Princess (BAP) includes a comprehensive guide to BAP speak, BAP style, BAP history, and everything you wanted to know about the BAP life, from breaking in a shop-a-phobic dad to planning a magical BAP debutante ball. Original. 30,000 first printing.

About the Author

KALYN JOHNSON is an associate at a large law firm in New York.

TRACEY LEWIS is a writer.

KARLA LIGHTFOOT is an advertising sales executive in New York.

GINGER WILSON, a Chicago attorney, is the executive director of a legal staffing firm.

JANE ARCHER is an illustrator who works in book publishing in New York. To see more of her work, visit her on the web at janearcherillustration.com

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307432940
Subtitle:
The Official Guide to the Black American Princess
Publisher:
Broadway Books
Edited by:
Kalyn Johnson
Author:
Lewis, Tracey
Author:
Tracey Lewis
Author:
Lightfoot, Karla
Author:
Wilson, Ginger
Author:
Kalyn Johnson
Author:
Johnson, Kalyn
Subject:
Humor : General
Subject:
Upper class
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Form - Essays
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
African-American women
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General
Subject:
Upper class -- United States.
Subject:
General Humor
Subject:
Gender Studies-Womens Studies
Subject:
Humor-Anthologies
Subject:
Humor-Ethnic and Regional
Subject:
African American Studies-General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20010605
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
211

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"Synopsis" by , A comedic, behind-the-scenes look at the exclusive lifestyle of the Black American Princess (BAP) includes a comprehensive guide to BAP speak, BAP style, BAP history, and everything you wanted to know about the BAP life, from breaking in a shop-a-phobic dad to planning a magical BAP debutante ball. Original. 30,000 first printing.
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