The Book of Guys by Garrison Keillor audiobook

The Book of Guys

By Garrison Keillor
Read by Garrison Keillor

Highbridge Audio, HighBridge
2.89 Hours Abridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781598873283

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In this collection of stories you'll meet a bunch of memorable guys including Lonesome Shorty, a cowpoke torn between the proud life in the saddle and the comforts of warm apartments and women; Buddy, the teen-age leper in Sioux Falls; Earl Grey, the great tea inventor and former Republican child; Casey, at the bat in Mudville again; Dionysus, the god of wine; and Roy Bradley, boy broadcaster. Brilliantly funny, touching, and acute, The Book of Guys reveals the perilous situation of guys today. Includes: The Mid-life Crisis of Dionysus Herb Johnson, the God of Canton Casey at the Bat (Road Game Version) Lonesome Shorty Marooned Don Giovanni Buddy the Leper The Country Mouse and the City Mouse

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Summary

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In this collection of stories you'll meet a bunch of memorable guys including Lonesome Shorty, a cowpoke torn between the proud life in the saddle and the comforts of warm apartments and women; Buddy, the teen-age leper in Sioux Falls; Earl Grey, the great tea inventor and former Republican child; Casey, at the bat in Mudville again; Dionysus, the god of wine; and Roy Bradley, boy broadcaster. Brilliantly funny, touching, and acute, The Book of Guys reveals the perilous situation of guys today.

Includes:

  • The Mid-life Crisis of Dionysus
  • Herb Johnson, the God of Canton
  • Casey at the Bat (Road Game Version)
  • Lonesome Shorty
  • Marooned
  • Don Giovanni
  • Buddy the Leper
  • The Country Mouse and the City Mouse

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Author Bio: Garrison Keillor

Author Bio: Garrison Keillor

Garrison Keillor is America’s favorite storyteller. For more than thirty-five 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. He is the winner of nine AudioFile Earphones Awards, several of which were for his own books. When not touring, he resides in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 2.89
Audience: Adult
Language: English