The New Song: For the Sunday School, Societies of Christian Endeavor, and Other Religious Exercises (Classic Reprint) gTed Schwarz is not an author he is a seasoned authorcoauthorghostwriter a producer of book product This story would make areat documentary or film It s hard to tell what kind of novel it would make This book sensationalizes things that don t need any sexing up and Riding Hard generally reads like a 12 year old s book report The reviews I ve read of this book are kind of harsh if not stupid Just as an aside finding a book s subject matter upsetting is not reason toive it a review especially if you never even FINISHED READING IT But I digress
I DO FIND IT TECHNICALLY TO do find it technically to a little sloppy
In SpotsButI Got This Book As Research For The Novel spotsButI Arabian Challenge got this book as research for the novel m working on about a former porn star but also because I find Barr s story fascinatingTalk about a book thatives you an insight into true rape culture or exploitation of women I put those two terms in uotation Born Juanita Slusher in Edna Texas in 1935 the entertainer who became Candy Barr was perhaps the last reat dancer in burlesue a stripper who insisted on live improvisational music
And Who At One Time who at one time 2000 a week in 1950s Las Vegas But as Juanita she had started life as a prematurely well developed thir. .
Y In a nutshell a small town Texas irl is abused on all sides as a kid She was a Der Verlorene Koffer: A Graded Reader for Beginning Students gorgeousirl and was born into a family nest of perverts and imbeciles in small town Texas in the 1930
S The First Half Of The Book The first half of the book fairly shocking it s not about burlesue it s about cruelty the institutionalized rape of a child and the subjugation degradation
reuired to break an individual s will in preparation for being turned out into a life of prostitution The second to break an individual s will in preparation for being turned out into a life of prostitution The second of the story in which the protagonist rises to the lamourous life of stripper burlesue dancer is boring and simply filler This reader assumes that the authors have over hyped the subject s passing acuaintances with notorious public figures into high drama for the purpose of padding a thin manuscript into this biography which even came with a salacious title My rating 6510 finished 912010. S an appearance in a crude 20 minute stag film and unlikely role in the investigation into the assassination of John F Kennedy Based on over 100 hours of exclusive interviews with Barr this book is not just the story of Juanita and Candy but also paints an unflattering picture of all those who sought to exploit
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Implication Of Their Use Isof their use is in 2014 a woman doing porn or a man looking at it are necessarily contributing to a rape culture or exploitation of womenBut back in 40s 50s Texas if we are to believe this biography there really LITERALLY was a culture of exploitation and rape exemplified by what the author cal I tried to read this but the story was just really etting to me Too many bad things happened with no hope of any type of
salvation for the authornot uplifting at all I know it wasfor the authornot uplifting at all I know it was But It Just Made Me Too Sad To Finish but it just made me too sad to finish This is not a light read Tragic and heavy but interesting Candy Barr The Small Town Texas Runaway Who Became a Darling of the Mob and the ueen of Las Vegas Burlesue by Ted Schwarz Taylor Trade Publishing 2008 Biograph. Teen year old runaway victimized by a Dallas ritual known as the capture that enslaved her into prostitution for a time turning over 4000 tricks a year before she was able to escape A lover of Mickey Cohen's and friend to Jack Ruby Barr's tumultuous life included a period of imprisonment on trumped up drug charge.