A Christmas Blizzard

A Novel
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Author(s): Garrison Keillor
Original Publish Date: Nov 10, 2009
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Product Number: Z10007277
Released: Nov 10, 2009
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781598879384
Narrator/s: Garrison Keillor
Publisher: Highbridge Company
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A short comic novel about a Hawaii-bound holiday traveler who ends up stranded in his North Dakota hometown during a blizzard.A wealthy and depressed man (thanks to the economy he's not quite rich enough to expand his cache of paintings by Vincent Van Guy, the famed Dutch realist) bound for Christmas in the tropics is abruptly summoned home to North Dakota to visit an ailing aunt. He arrives just in time to be trapped there by a blizzard. The electricity goes out, and when it does, figures from his childhood appear, and historical figures too, for a festive candlelit holiday. In his reverie, our man reaches an epiphany worthy of the season-he hears the harkening angels sing, he is awed by the silence of the night (dead quiet: not even TV) and when he is finally rescued, leaves North Dakota resolved to simplify his life.

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A Christmas Blizzard
Product Number: BX00103393
Product Number:D1659
Product Number:Z10007277

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CD
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Author(s): Garrison Keillor
Narrator(s): Garrison Keillor
Product Number D1659
Released: Nov 23, 2009
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: HighBridge Company
ISBN: #9781598879278
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Author(s): Garrison Keillor
Product Number EB00389593
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: #9781101155721