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Lake of the Ozarks : my surreal summers in a vanishing America / Bill Geist.

Geist, William, (author,, narrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library CD 977.8 GEI 000153171 Audio -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781549124730
  • ISBN: 1549124730
  • ISBN: 9781549124754
  • ISBN: 1549124757
  • Physical Description: 4 audio discs (5 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 computer disc (PDF ; 4 3/4 in.)
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Hachette Book Group ; [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes a PDF of photographs.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by the author.
Summary, etc.:
CBS Sunday Morning Correspondent Bill Geist reflects on his coming of age in the American Heartland and traces his evolution as a man and a writer while working at a resort run by his uncle. He shares laugh-out-loud anecdotes and tongue-in-cheek observations guaranteed to evoke a strong sense of nostalgia for "the good ol' days."
Subject: Geist, William > Childhood and youth.
Geist, William.
Summer resorts > Missouri > Ozarks, Lake of the > Anecdotes.
Teenage boys > Missouri > Biography.
Teenagers > Missouri > Social life and customs > 20th century.
Summer employment > Missouri > Anecdotes.
Youth > Employment > Missouri > Anecdotes.
Coming of age.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Editors, Journalists, Publishers.
SELF-HELP / Personal Growth / General.
Coming of age.
Manners and customs.
Summer employment.
Summer resorts.
Teenage boys.
Teenagers > Social life and customs.
Youth > Employment.
Ozarks, Lake of the (Mo.) > Social life and customs > 20th century.
Missouri > Social life and customs > 20th century > Anecdotes.
Missouri > Lake of the Ozarks.
Genre: Anecdotes.