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Lake Wobegon Days (1985) [Novel]
by Garrison Keillor Rating: Weighted - 7.5 / Average - 7.5 of 10 (2 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

In a book that is destined to become an American classic, Garrison Keillor tells the story of Lake Wobegon, Minnesota (pop. 942). With almost utter honestly, he chronicles the town's history, explains its traditions (including the Living Flag and the Sons of Knute Ice Melt contest), and gives the complete scoop on all the local celebrities, from Ralph of Ralph's Pretty Good Grocery to Dorothy of the Chatterbox Cafe.

Filled with warmth and humor, sadness and tenderness, songs and poems, Lake Wobegon Days is an unforgettable portrait of small-town American life, of why "we are what we are" and why "smart doesn't count for much."

Original title: Lake Wobegon Days
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionHumor
FictionGeneral FictionRural & Small Town Life

Edition #1: Lake Wobegon Days

Lake Wobegon Days (1985)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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Lake Wobegon Days (1986)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 0140092323
Dimensions: 4.5 x 6.7 x 1
Pages: 420

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