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Leaving home

Author: Garrison Keillor
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this collection of stories about small-town life, Dale takes a step toward manhood and Darlene sets off for Minneapolis to begin a new life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Keillor, Garrison.
Leaving home.
New York : Viking, 1987
(OCoLC)605710388
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Garrison Keillor
ISBN: 0670820121 9780670820122 067081976X 9780670819768 0670820113 9780670820115
OCLC Number: 16227460
Notes: "All of these stories were performed, in slightly different form, on 'A Prairie home companion, ' a production of Minnesota Public Radio"--Page [vi].
"This first edition ... is limited to a printing of fifteen hundred copies"--Prelims.
LC copy numbered: 23; signed in ink by Garrison Keillor; in slipcase.
Source: Copyright deposit, Oct. 28, 1987.
Awards: Minnesota Book Award, 1988.
Description: xxiii, 244 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : a letter from Copenhagen --
A trip to Grand Rapids --
A ten-dollar bill --
Easter --
Corinne --
A glass of Wendy --
The speeding ticket --
Seeds --
Chicken --
How the crab apple grew --
Truckstop --
Dale --
High rise --
Collection --
Life is good --
Lyle's roof --
Pontoon boat --
State fair --
David and Agnes, a romance --
The killer --
Eloise --
The royal family --
Homecoming --
Brethren --
Thanksgiving --
Darlene makes a move --
Christmas dinner --
Exiles --
New Year's --
Where did it go wrong? --
Post office --
Out in the cold --
Hawaii --
Hansel --
Du, du Liegst mir im Herzen --
Aprille --
Goodbye to the lake.
Responsibility: Garrison Keillor.

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In this collection of stories about small-town life, Dale takes a step toward manhood and Darlene sets off for Minneapolis to begin a new life.

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