Grab yourself a slice of Bebop-A-Reebop Rhubarb Pie and take a seat as Garrison Keillor, host of A Prairie Home Companion, reads to us from The Keillor Reader, a collection of stories, essays, poems and personal reminiscences, including never before published work. The speaking portion of this event is free and open to the public. Tickets are required for the signing and are now available in-store and via bookpeople.com.
Garrison Keiller has hosted the comedy/variety radio show A Prairie Home Companion since 1974. His many books include Lake Wobegon Days, Leaving Home, Happy to Be Here, The Book of Guys, Homegrown Democrat, Lake Wobegon Summer 1956, Love Me, Wobegon Boy, Pontoon, Liberty, and Pilgrims. Audio CDs and cassettes of compilations of A Prairie Home Companion and Keillor's readings of his books have sold in the millions. He wrote the script for and starred in the 2006 motion picture A Prairie Home Companion, the final film directed by Robert Altman.