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Selected Shorts: Lots of Laughs!

$28.00 $18.11

Selected Shorts: Lots of Laughs!

$28.00 $18.11

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  • Our most popular volume! Over three hours of stories to tickle your funny bone.


    Nicholson Baker's "Subsoil"
    performed by Thomas Gibson 
    A darkly comic thriller about a tractor historian besieged by man-eating potatoes.

    John Updike's "Farrell's Caddie"
    performed by Charles Keating
    An American golfer gets more than golfing tips from his Scottish caddie.

    David Schickler's "Jamaica"
    performed by Isaiah Sheffer
    A man with his head stuck between the banisters has no choice but to listen in on his wife's "Gorgon Book Club."

    Neil Gaiman's "Chivalry"
    performed by Christina Pickles
    A delicious tale of an elderly British matron who buys the Holy Grail at a rummage sale.

    Leonard Michaels' "Nachman from Los Angeles"
    performed by David Rakoff
    A wonderfully silly tale of misadventure on a college campus.

    Ron Carlson's "On the U.S.S. Fortitude"
    performed by Laura Esterman
    A decommissioned aircraft carrier becomes home for a single welfare mother and her children in this zany story.

    Etgar Keret's "Fatso"
    performed by John Guare
    An offbeat romance with a very comic nightly ritual.

  • ISBN-13: 978-0971921825

    Format: CD

    Publisher: Symphony Space