A Fistful of Fig Newtons

By Jean Shepherd; Jean Shepherd (Illustrator)
(Main Street Books, Paperback, 9780385188432, 284pp.)

Publication Date: October 12, 2004

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From the wild and wacky world of a favorite funnyman, a dozen truer-than-life tales of tailgating on the Jersey Tumpike, infuriating infants, and other everyday catastrophes, defeats, and humiliations that are the familiar fate of Americans everywhere.




About the Author
For many years a cult radio and cabaret personality in New York City, JEAN SHEPHERD was the creator of the popular film "A Christmas Story," which is based on his novels "In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash" and "Wanda Hickey's Night of Golden Memories," and which has become a holiday tradition on the Turner Network. Jean Shepherd passed away in 1999.

For many years a cult radio and cabaret personality in New York City, JEAN SHEPHERD was the creator of the popular film "A Christmas Story," which is based on his novels "In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash" and "Wanda Hickey's Night of Golden Memories," and which has become a holiday tradition on the Turner Network. Jean Shepherd passed away in 1999.
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