In the first collection of Lake Wobegon monologues, Keillor tells readers more about some of the people from Lake Wobegon Days and introduces some new faces.
"Leaving Home is a book of exceptional charm . . . delightful . . . genuinely touching" —The Wall Street Journal
"Clean, down-to-earth, exquisitely good hearted, highly ludicrous." —The New York Times
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing
2.5 stars because he does have a way with words. Surprisingly dark. I didn't feel anything heartwarming about these judgemental & incompetent busybodies. I came from this kind of upbringing and in my ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - keylawk - LibraryThing
The author is a radio host of A Prairie Home Companion, a musical variety show, and this book is a compilation of the stories performed on the program about the people in the small town which will forever sit on the shores of Lake Wobegon. Read full review