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NPR Driveway Moments Moms: Radio Stories That Won't Let You Go

byPeter NPRRead byPeter Sagal

Audio Book (CD) | March 3, 2009

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Stories from the National Public Radio archives celebrate moms and motherhood. Stories so compelling you’ll stay in your car to hear them through—even if you’re sitting in your own driveway. Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! host Peter Sagal captures your attention with colorful tales for and about moms. Heard in All Things Considered, Weekend Edition, News & Notes, and other NPR programs, these stories and more are for moms, moms-to-be, and anyone who has ever known or had a mother.
Internationally acclaimed, NPR produces and distributes programming that reaches a combined audience of 26.4 million listeners weekly, and, unlike other media, NPR's audience continues to grow. NPR member organizations operate 784 stations, and another 117 public radio stations also present NPR programs, for a total of more than 900 st...
Title:NPR Driveway Moments Moms: Radio Stories That Won't Let You GoFormat:Audio Book (CD)Dimensions:1 pages, 5.56 × 4.94 × 0.5 inPublished:March 3, 2009Publisher:Highbridge CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1598877305

ISBN - 13:9781598877304


Table of Contents

  • Introduction by Peter Sagal
  • More Messages from Amy’s Answering Machine
  • Solving the Mystery of Mother-Daughter Speak
  • Mommy as a Role Model? Get Real
  • Bad Mommy
  • Just Mom and Me and Chuck E. Cheese
  • Surprised by Mom
  • Knitting for Life, and for Life’s Milestones
  • Legislator Offers First-Person View of Welfare
  • StoryCorps: Mother’s Magic, Stretching a Christmas Dollar
  • Tamale Recipe Proves Hard to Keep Secret
  • ‘Chickenbutt’ and Other Lessons from Grandma
  • Who is Singing Me Lullabies?
  • Mementoes Honor Sons Lost to War
  • In Memoir, Allende Reveals Life to Late Daughter
  • I Love My Kids—But Give Me a Break
  • Mother’s Day vs. Fishing Season Opener
  • Hidden Kitchen Mama
  • Mother’s Day Recipes
  • StoryCorps: Special Memories of a Final Thanksgiving Meal
  • Young, Single and Raising a Child
  • Rocket Science
  • Mom Remembers Her Olympic Past
  • Turning Into Your Mother Isn’t So Bad After All
  • A Partially Empty Nest, with Mixed Feelings
  • Grandmother: A Story of Aging, Decline and Love
  • This I Believe: The Power of Love to Transform and to Heal
  • Editorial Reviews

    ". . . stories merge in to a meaningful, defining montage."