Sep 28, 2013 — The host of A Prairie Home Companion and The Writer's Almanac has published his first poetry collection called O, What a Luxury: Verses Lyrical, Vulgar, Pathetic and Profound. "I love rhymes," Keillor says. "I love to write a poem about New York and rhyme 'oysters' with 'The Cloisters.' "
Oct 26, 2011 — In fiction, Paul Auster sets a family story against the housing crisis and Garrison Keillor looks at a Midwestern holiday blizzard. In nonfiction, Lewis Black goes on a USO tour of Afghanistan and Iraq, Frank Sinatra gets a new biography and Jenna McCarthy redefines lust and love with a comic wink.
Dec 7, 2007 — Novelist Geraldine Brooks, poet Robert Hass, Western essayist William Kittredge: from critic Alan Cheuse, an array of books to keep winter's chill and the ever-earlier dark at bay — at least in the circle of light by the reader's chair.
Oct 15, 2007 — Garrison Keillor, creator and host of the popular radio program, A Prairie Home Companion, talks about his latest novel, Pontoon, and shares news from the fictional Lake Wobegon.
Jul 17, 2011 — NPR coverage of Pontoon: A Lake Wobegon Novel by Garrison Keillor. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.