The Family Radio (2 Cassettes)

The Family Radio (2 Cassettes)

by Garrison Keillor
     
 

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A sampler of crowd-pleasers from A Prairie Home Companion: four "News from Lake Wobegon" monologues, "commercials" for Bertha's Kitty Boutique and the Fearmonger's Shoppe, and great

music. All selections are from original live radio broadcasts.

Contents:

  • World Theater, Here We Come!
  • Powdermilk Biscuits
  • The Family Radio
  • …  See more details below

    Overview


    A sampler of crowd-pleasers from A Prairie Home Companion: four "News from Lake Wobegon" monologues, "commercials" for Bertha's Kitty Boutique and the Fearmonger's Shoppe, and great

    music. All selections are from original live radio broadcasts.

    Contents:

  • World Theater, Here We Come!
  • Powdermilk Biscuits
  • The Family Radio
  • Bertha's Kitty Boutique
  • Lifestyle Waltz
  • Fearmonger's Shoppe
  • As We Get Older
  • Jason's Song
  • Dave's Harmonica
  • Porch Song
  • News from Lake Wobegon
  • Ballad of The Autoharp Man
  • Origins of Lake Wobegon
  • Meatballs
  • News from Lake Wobegon
  • The Song of the Exiles (The Lake Wobegon Anthem)
  • News from Lake Wobegon
  • Why Must the Show Go On?
  • Hotel Minnesota
  • O Father Dear Why Did You Roam?
  • Obedience
  • The Whippets Rag
  • News from Lake Wobegon
  • Ajua!
  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780942110142
    Publisher:
    HighBridge Company
    Publication date:
    03/19/1997
    Series:
    Prairie Home Companion Ser.
    Edition description:
    Unabridged
    Pages:
    90
    Product dimensions:
    4.38(w) x 5.62(h) x 0.49(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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