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NPR Holiday Favorites (2008, original release: 2008)
(Audiobook CD)

Call Number CD/394.2663/NPR

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AudiobooksCD/394.2663/NPRDue 12-30-18
Published: [St. Paul, Minn.] : HighBridge Audio, [2008] ℗2008
Description:  2 audio discs (approximately 2 1/4 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9781598877281, 1598877283,
Language:  English

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Duration: 2:15:00

Host, Susan Stamberg

National Public Radio's presents holiday classics. From David Sedaris' narrative on playing Santa's little helper at Macy's, to Baxter Black's apt description of the Christmas cookie no one could eat, these stories are both refreshing and nostalgic

Introduction / MIngle all the way through holiday parties / Martha Stewart, a domestic diva talks relish / How to extend your holiday / Not my job: Amy Sedaris / How to get out of giving thanks / When turkeys attack: Bostonians battle wild birds -- Thanksgiving Day cab ride -- Nutcracker dreams / Storycorps: the Christmas tree under the porch -- Christmas truce / Repaying a Christmas favor -- Patti LaBelle celebrates the holidays / Santaland diaries / Santa, the caring stranger to the North / Christmas morning, 1949 / Thoughts on Kwanzaa / Santarchy! -- Worst gifts ever / Father Sarducci's absolute worst holiday song ever / Chanukah, or Hanukkah? / Mixed families set to celebrate "Chrismukkah" / Lebkuchen: a holiday treat that lasts a lifetime / A recipe for latke failure / A personal miracle on 55th Street / Christmas candles / Phenomenon of "Feliz Navidad" / This I believe: the designated celebrator / Disc 1. Disc 2.

Susan Stamberg -- Jeanne Martinet -- Martha Stewart -- Brian Greene -- Amy Sedaris -- Brian Unger -- Kevin Kling -- Douglas Brinkley -- Patti LaBelle -- David Sedaris -- Scott Simon -- Paul Auster -- Meri Danquah -- Mike Andrews, Carrie Brownstein, and Jill Sobule -- Don Novello (aka Father Guido Sarducci) -- Robbi Daniel Zemel, Robert Siegel -- Ron Gompertz -- Baxter Black -- Tamara Keith -- Roya Hakakian -- Jay O'Callahan -- Jose Feliciano -- Melinda Shoaf

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Additional Credits:
Stamberg, Susan, 1938-
National Public Radio (U.S.)

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