A bus of my own

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G.P. Putnam's Sons, Sep 16, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 270 pages
Accomplished journalist, novelist, and playwright Jim Lehrer dares the most daunting of literary challenges, the autobiography, and succeeds brilliantly. Jam-packed with marvelous stories, memorable characters, and pointed opinions about all kinds of things, it will have readers thinking, chortling, even getting misty-eyed time to time. It is a pure delight.

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The co-anchor of The MacNeil-Lehrer Newshour and author of the One-Eyed Mack series looks back on his life so far, including his love of buses and his 1983 heart attack. This is the portrait of a hard ... Read full review

A bus of my own

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This is more a memoir than a formal autobiography, and its principal thrust is Lehrer's obsession with collecting artifacts of the nation's bus transportation systems, including a 1946 Flxible Clipper ... Read full review


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About the author (1992)

No Certain Rest is Jim Lehrer's thirteenth novel. He has also written two memoirs and three plays. The executive editor and anchor of "The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer on PBS, he lives with his wife, Kate, in Washington, D.C. They have three daughters.