Trixie and Katya's Guide to Modern Womanhood (Hardcover)
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The RuPaul's Drag Race legends, stars of UNHhhh, and expert biological women share the secrets of their feminine mystique in this satirical guide to beauty and homemaking.
Drag superstars Trixie Mattel and Katya have long captivated fans with their stunning looks, onscreen chemistry, and signature wit. In Trixie and Katya's Guide to Modern Womanhood, the pair channel that energy into an old-school etiquette guide for ladies.
In essays, conversations, and how-to sections peppered with hilarious, gorgeous photos, Trixie and Katya will advise readers on beauty and fashion and tackle other vital components of a happy home, such as money, self-love, and friendship; sharing advice and personal stories in high-concept fashion.
Informative, humorous, and heartwarming, Trixie and Katya's Guide to Modern Womanhood is the book that their fans have been waiting for.
About the Author
Trixie Mattel is a drag performer, singer-songwriter, and comedian. She is thinner and richer than Katya.
Katya Zamolodchikova is a drag performer, actor, and comedian. She currently lives in Los Angeles with her wonderful husband, Gerald, and their four beautiful daughters, Linda, Terry, Leslie, and Gwen.
"Drag Race fans, rejoice! Whether you're looking for health and beauty tips or microguides to running your home, you'll find something to love in Trixie and Katya's Guide to Modern Womanhood."
—Bustle, A most anticipated Book of July 2020
"If the shaking ghosts of Emily Dickinson, William Shakespeare, and Jane Austen could speak right now, they’d be all 'Oh, hoooooney!' as drag superstars Trixie Mattel and Katya rise to the status of literary icons. . . . One of the funniest books of the year."
"The Drag Race superstars have managed to boil down their collective, unmatched charisma to a series of essays—a working mix of satire and earnestness—that offer up advice on beauty, relationships, self-love, and friendship. A somewhat tongue-in-cheek play on the etiquette books of yore, there is no part of this breezy read that isn’t thoroughly engaging."
—The A.V. Club
"RuPaul's Drag Race alumnae Trixie Mattel and Katya deliver an outrageously funny satirical self-help guide that is also smart and insightful... a laugh-out-loud mixture of profane standup and stylish advice writing that rivals Miss Manners at her best. Filled with kooky, brightly colored photos of the outrageous duo, Trixie and Katya's Guide to Modern Womanhood is a visual delight. And the eye-catching design is matched by the smart and zany tongue-in-cheek advice skillfully dispensed by Trixie and Katya."
"Their first book is a satirical guide to life told through essays and conversations that channel their chaotic-in-a-great-way energy. . . . Will you cry-laugh? Yes ma'am."