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Three Dozen Poems CD: CD Edition

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Publisher Comments:

The favorite poems from Garrison Keillor's daily radio program The Writer's Almanac.

Selections include:

 

  • Ge Mig En Dag (Scandinavian traditional)

  • Abecedary (Thomas Disch)

  • Old Mother Hubbard (traditional)

  • Frankenstein (Edward Field)

  • Names of Horses (Donald Hall)

  • To One Who Asked Me Why I Love J.G. (Ephelia)

  • What I Learned from My Mother (Julie Kasdorf)

  • When Adam Was Created (anonymous)  
  • Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day? (William Shakespeare)

  • Casey Jones (anonymous)
  • I Think to Live (Emily Dickenson)

  • Fallacy of Experience (William Harmon)

  • Crocodile (William Jay Smith)

  • Spring (Mary Oliver)

  • I Go Back to May, 1937 (Sharon Olds)

  • Language of Crows (Louis Jenkins)
  • Synopsis:

    Every day, public radio listeners hear Garrison Keillor reading one of his favorite poems on "The Writer's Almanac"--humorous verse, love sonnets, children's rhymes, classic and contemporary poems. This entertaining collection presents the most popular poems from the program.

    About the Author

    Garrison Keillor is the host and writer of A Prairie Home Companionand The Writer's Almanacheard on public radio stations across the country and the author of more than a dozen books, including Lake Wobegon Days, The Book of Guys, Love Meand Homegrown Democrat. He was born in Anoka, MN, in 1942 and graduated from the University of Minnesota. He lives in St. Paul with his wife and daughter. He has two grandsons. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts andamp; Letters and the Episcopal church.

    Product Details

    ISBN:
    9781565111417
    performance Read:
    Keillor, Garrison
    Author:
    Keillor, Garrison
    Author:
    Writer's Almanac
    Author:
    Various
    Publisher:
    Highbridge Company
    Location:
    St. Paul, Minn.
    Subject:
    Anthologies (multiple authors)
    Subject:
    Poetry
    Subject:
    Radio programs
    Subject:
    General Poetry
    Subject:
    Poetry -Anthologies
    Edition Description:
    Unabridged; 1 hour on 1 CD
    Series Volume:
    2003-17
    Publication Date:
    19951231
    Binding:
    COMPACT DISC
    Grade Level:
    General/trade
    Language:
    English
    Pages:
    1 sound disc (73 min.)
    Dimensions:
    4.93x5.62x.41 in. .19 lbs.
    Media Run Time:
    065

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    Fiction and Poetry » Anthologies » Poetry
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    Three Dozen Poems CD: CD Edition
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    Product details 1 sound disc (73 min.) pages Highbridge Audio - English 9781565111417 Reviews:
    "Synopsis" by , Every day, public radio listeners hear Garrison Keillor reading one of his favorite poems on "The Writer's Almanac"--humorous verse, love sonnets, children's rhymes, classic and contemporary poems. This entertaining collection presents the most popular poems from the program.
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