Pontoon (Paperback)

A Novel of Lake Wobegon

By Garrison Keillor

Penguin Books, 9780143114109, 256pp.

Publication Date: August 26, 2008

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (9/10/2007)
CD-Audio (9/11/2007)
CD-Audio (6/3/2009)
Hardcover (9/11/2007)

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Garrison Keillor makes his long- awaited return to Lake Wobegon with this New York Times bestseller

The first new Lake Wobegon novel in seven years is a cause for celebration. And Pontoon is nothing less than a spectacular return to form?replete with a bowling ball-urn, a hot-air balloon, giant duck decoys, a flying Elvis, and, most importantly, Wally?s pontoon boat. As the wedding of the decade approaches (accompanied by wheels of imported cheese and giant shrimp shish kebabs), the good-loving people of Lake Wobegon do what they do best: drive each other slightly crazy.

About the Author

Garrison Keillor, author of nearly a dozen books, is founder and host of the acclaimed radio show A Prairie Home Companion and the daily program The Writer's Almanac. He is also a regular contributor to Time magazine.