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3 edition of Stories from Lake Wobegon (Audio Cassette) found in the catalog.

Stories from Lake Wobegon (Audio Cassette)

by Francis Boyd

  • 131 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Prentice Hall College Div .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • ELT audio-visual (video & audio cassettes),
  • ELT: specific skills,
  • American English,
  • Audio Adult: Books On Tape

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9625502M
    ISBN 10080130492X
    ISBN 109780801304927

    Never Better: Stories from Lake Wobegon is a compilation of ten new stories from live radio broadcasts of "A Prairie Home Companion", the popular, gently humorous show by Garrison Keillor. From the mighty effort of the girls' volleyball team to the migration of turtles to a reflection upon News from Lake Wobegon: Winter: Stories From The Collection News From The Lake Wobegon More ways to shop: Find an Apple Store or other retailer near you.

    Successor to the best-selling News from Lake Wobegon, this collection of Garrison Keillor monologues includes 16 stories, grouped by theme: Love, Faith, Hope, and Humor. Learn More More News from Lake Wobegon: Faith. My Little Town: Stories from Lake Wobegon Garrison Keillor, read by the author. HighBridge Audio, unabridged, three CDs, hrs., $ ISBN

      Here, he seemed to take a page from “Pontoon” (), one of his Lake Wobegon novels, in which he wrote, “You get old and you realize there are no answers, just stories.”. Leaving Home is the first collection of Lake Wobegon short stories. The book includes 36 fan favorites taken from the live broadcasts of A Prairie Home Companion. The short stories are mostly from shows performed during the late 80's. There is a wonderfully funny tale about a .


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Stories from Lake Wobegon (Audio Cassette) by Francis Boyd Download PDF EPUB FB2

This item: Never Better: Stories from Lake Wobegon by Garrison Keillor Audio CD $ Only 1 left in stock - order soon. Ships from and sold by Blue House. The Road Home: News From Lake Wobegon by Garrison Keillor Audio CD $ Only 17 left in stock - order soon/5(24).

It is a shame this book is out of print. I had to purchase a used one. I am an English teacher in Brazil and my students love Stories From Lake Wobegon.

I use it in conversation classes and regular classes. It is a must for teachers and professors who want to stimulate their students' interest in Cited by: 1.

Garrison Keillor's stories from Lake Wobegon are always humorous and can be poignant at times without losing the gentle nature of the story.

r pokes fun at his characters but never in a condescending or disrespectful manner. These stories are gems told by a master storyteller with a voice that sounds like home made apple pie and ice cream/5(26).

Winter: Stories from the Collection News from Lake Wobegon by Garrison Keillor Audio CD $ Only 2 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by (69). Home on the Prairie: Stories from Lake Wobegon Audio CD – Aug by Garrison Keillor (Author, Performer) out of 5 stars 15 ratings.

See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Audio CD, Audiobook, CD, Unabridged /5(15). The latest in a line of bestselling collections that began with News from Lake Wobegon, this set selects monologues from four years () of live radio were broadcast from the Fitzgerald Theatre, the show's St.

Paul home. Others were recorded on the road in Dublin, Pasadena, Grand Forks, and other exotic places/5. Winner of Publishers Weekly Listen Up Award for Best Short Stories Wherever Garrison Keillor's imagination takes him, the road back to Lake Wobegon is always a delightful one.

His story collections about "the little town that time forgot" are his most popular; this Lake Wobegon collection features 11 wonderful stories recorded from live radio broadcasts of A Prairie Home/5.

joey The town of Lake Wobegon, Minnesota,* lies on the shore against Adams Hill, looking east across the blue-green water to the dark woods. From the south more The town of Lake Wobegon, Minnesota,* lies on the shore against Adams Hill, looking east across the blue-green water to the dark woods.

From the south, the highway aims for the lake, bends hard left by the magnificent concrete Grecian grain /5. Leaving Home: a Collection of Lake Wobegon Stories Lake Wobegon Days [1] is a novel by Garrison Keillor, first published in hardcover by Viking in Based on material from his radio show A Prairie Home Companion, the book brought Keillor's work to a much wider audience and achieved international success selling over 1 million copies.

[2]Cited by: Stories from Prairie Home were collected and published, but his debut as a novelist was in with Lake Wobegon Days. His other novels include WLT: A Radio Romance, The Book of Guys, Wobegon Boy, Me by Jimmy (Big Boy) Valente, and Good Poems, American Places.

Books Gifts Recordings Blog A Year in Lake Wobegon by Garrison Keillor (3 CDs) Regular price $ $ Sale. View all The News from Lake Wobegon. A collection of fan favorite News from Lake Wobegon stories by Garrison Keillor.

It's the closest to a "Very Best" of Garrison collection we could assemble. Includes 19 stories on 4 CDs. Keillor created the fictional Minnesota town Lake Wobegon, the setting of many of his books, including Lake Wobegon Days and Leaving Home: A Collection of Lake Wobegon Stories.

Other creations include Guy Noir, a detective voiced by Keillor who appeared in A Prairie Home Companion comic mater: University of Minnesota. Leaving Home: A Collection of Lake Wobegon Stories is a short story anthology written by Garrison Keillor, a humorous fictional account of life in small-town Minnesota set in the fictitious heartland town of Lake was first published in hardcover by Viking Penguin, Inc.

in The book is a collection of thirty-six of the author's "News from Lake Wobegon" monologues from his radio Author: Garrison Keillor. The first book in the Lake Woebegon series is Lake Woebegon Days.

This is definitely more of a collection of stories than a book with an overarching plot. The early portion of the book is told more like a history of the small town. Later in the book, Keillor covers the relationships of the people and their lives.

A Prairie Home Companion with Chris Thile. This week's classic rebroadcast: a show originally from November at the Fitzgerald Theater with Gillian Welch, and Rhonda Vincent and the Rage.

For nearly 25 years, Garrison Keillor has been writing and telling stories about Lake Wobegon on the ever popular radio program "A Prairie Home Companion". The tales he has spun are seemingly simple outlines that contain amazing depths of tenderness, humor, and meaning.

This new collection contains 11 fresh, touching and exquisitely funny. First with his performances on Minnesota Public Radio's Prairie Home Companion and later in his books, Garrison Keillor has become a symbol of the small-town Midwest -- its absurdities, its stoutness, and its warmth.

His popular, funny stories set in Lake Wobegon manage to. - Garrison Keillor quotes from "Welcome to Lake Wobegon, where all the women are strong, all the men are good-looking, and all the children are above average." - Garrison Keillor. So it’s best to stay on their good side.

This is a humorous book with entertaining stories about small-town life in the heartland of the United States. Book Summary. The year is The town of Lake Wobegon in Minnesota. It’s a small town where life has stood still since the ’s or before. The town holds no place in history. The latest in a line of bestselling collections that began with News from Lake Wobegon, this set selects monologues from four years () of live radio were broadcast from the Fitzgerald Theatre, the show's St.

Paul home. Others were recorded on the road in Dublin, Pasadena, Grand Forks, and other exotic places. ‎One of the best-selling spoken audios of all time, this is the original collection of Garrison Keillor monologues.

Funny and touching, these 20 stories from original live broadcasts of A Prairie Home Companion follow the seasons in Lake Wobegon. Contents: 4/5(2).Life These Days: Stories from Lake Wobegon by Keillor, Garrison and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Life These Days: Stories from Lake Wobegon by Keillor, Garrison - AbeBooks.

Apple Books Preview. News from Lake Wobegon: Fall: Stories From The Collection News From The Lake Wobegon. Garrison Keillor.1 Rating; $; $; Publisher Description.

Funny and touching, these monologues from original live broadcasts of A Prairie Home Companion focus on the fall season.5/5(1).