Pretty Good Joke Book

Pretty Good Joke Book

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by Garrison Keillor
     
 

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It's a tradition, like Thanksgiving or Fourth of July fireworks. Each April, A Prairie Home Companion fans laugh themselves silly during the annual Joke Show. Host Garrison Keillor and guests regale the audience with puns, one-liners, knock-knock jokes, lawyer jokes, lightbulb jokes, "Yo' Mama" insults, and knee-slappers old and new. Each airing brings a flood of

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It's a tradition, like Thanksgiving or Fourth of July fireworks. Each April, A Prairie Home Companion fans laugh themselves silly during the annual Joke Show. Host Garrison Keillor and guests regale the audience with puns, one-liners, knock-knock jokes, lawyer jokes, lightbulb jokes, "Yo' Mama" insults, and knee-slappers old and new. Each airing brings a flood of requests for copies of favorite jokes. This book gathers the best of the best: hundreds of jokes from the first five years. It's a treasury of hilarity from one of America's favorite radio shows, audience-tested and certified Pretty Good.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781565115224
Publisher:
HighBridge Company
Publication date:
10/29/2001
Edition description:
REVISED & EXPANDED
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.12(w) x 0.70(h) x 7.44(d)

Meet the Author

Garrison Keillor is America’s favorite storyteller. For more than 35 years, as the host of A Prairie Home Companion, he has captivated millions of listeners with his weekly News from Lake Wobegon monologues. A Prairie Home Companion is heard on hundreds of public radio stations, as well as America One, the Armed Forces Networks, Sirius Satellite Radio, and via a live audio webcast. 
 
Keillor is also the author of several books and a frequent contributor to national publications including Time, The New Yorker, and National Geographic, in addition to writing his own syndicated column. He has been awarded a National Humanities Medal from the National Endowment of the Humanities. When not touring, he resides in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
St. Paul, Minnesota
Date of Birth:
August 7, 1942
Place of Birth:
Anoka, Minnesota
Education:
B.A., University of Minnesota, 1966

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Pretty Good Joke Book 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 37 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a fantastic collection of jokes ranging from the innocent to the not so much innocent. It will have you laughing throughout the entire book!
BigBen61 More than 1 year ago
A wonderful collection of humor. I recommend you buy two copies. One for the house, before the relatives arrive, and one for your desk drawer at work.
Icsifil More than 1 year ago
I have a lot of nostalgia with this book because I read an earlier edition growing up. I laughed at it as a kid, and, rereading it, I laugh at it now. It was also a place I went to for learning new jokes. It's got a wide variety of subjects. I'm here because I want to buy it for someone. Anyway, you should check it out.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The jokes are actuly funny unlike most other joke books
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
And...the short story contest winner is (no votes but so what) ................................((((((((KATE!))))))))
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Me and my brother hated it so much once we where done with it we threw the nook then deztroyed it with a chainsaw then we had to get another nook and didnt buy anything thats the arthur for this book and every single bookthat wasnt that athourfor this book we got it whowants to have sex with me i am 14 years oldand i like to see boobs
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Not great but not bad
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I have a sample and i think its okay. If i could i would give it maybe four and a half stars. Check out my other posts. I always go by Mustache.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
HIS TOTALLY ROCKS!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I lied hate the book worst thing ever
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A old guy, a baby, and naked mole rat wallk into a barber shop...
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is amazing and i recomend it to you John:)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Its funny but i didnt understand all of it. Some of the jokes werent either funny to me or i just didnt undrstand it that much. Other than that i liked it. It wa a really good book i recomendd it.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Sample is ok •• - [ !! ] ?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Wow this sucks
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I know another joke 'How do you tell the diffrents between a girl cromozone and a boy YOU PULL DOWN ITS GENES!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is a great book for people who like to read or write jokes. The sample is awsome it has forty pages of hilarious jokes for all ages of people. Iwould recommend this book to any of my freinds or family it cracked me up.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Those jokes are funny!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book sees really good but i only have the sample to it so i dont really know! I need some one to tell me!! Please!:)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Cool
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I no liky
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