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A Christmas story [sound recording] / Jean Shepherd.

Shepherd, Jean (Author). Cavett, Dick (narrator.). Shepherd, Jean In God we trust, all others pay cash. Selections. (Added Author). Shepherd, Jean Wanda Hickey's night of golden memories, and other disasters. Selections. (Added Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Enka-Candler Library SHE CD 23996 EAST (Text) 0020509631568 Adult Audiobook Available -
West Asheville Library SHE CD 22416 WEAV (Text) 0020507037255 Adult Audiobook Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0739316745 :
  • ISBN: 9780739316740
  • Physical Description: sound recording
    sound disc
    3 sound discs (approximately 3 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note: Unabridged.
Compact discs.
"Includes holiday music & sound effects"--Container insert.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Dick Cavett.
Summary, etc.: A Christmas story gathers together in one hilarious volume the gems of autobiographical humor that Jean Shepherd drew upon to create this enduring film. Here is young Ralphie Parker's shocking discovery that his decoder ring is really a device to promote Ovaltine; his mother and father's pitched battle over the fate of a lascivious leg lamp and, most crucially, Ralphie's unstoppable campaign to get Santa or anyone else to give him a Red Ryder carbine action 200-shot range model air rifle. Who cares that the whole adult world is telling him, "You'll shoot your eye out, kid." The pieces that comprise A Christmas story coalesce in a magical fashion to become an irresistible piece of Americana.
Subject: Indiana Fiction
Boys Fiction
Genre: Christmas stories.
Autobiographical fiction.
Humorous fiction.
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