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    • Good Talk, Dad

    • The Birds and the Bees...and Other Conversations We Forgot to Have
    • By: Bill Geist, Willie Geist
    • Narrated by: Bill Geist, Willie Geist
    • Length: 5 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 37

    In Good Talk, Dad, this talented father-son team shares stories of their funny and heartwarming relationship. Told in a unique back-and-forth banter style, this extended conversation riffs on everything from music and sports to summer camp, driving lessons, and family life. Imagine Big Russ & Me meets Sh*t My Dad Says. After Bill went public with his struggle with Parkinsons disease, the Geists decided to collaborate on this book so their children and grandchildren would have a record of their unique bond.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good Talk Dad is a Great Listen.

    • By G. M. B. on 01-29-16

    Regular price: $28.50

    • New Treasury of Great Humorists

    • By: Dave Barry, Jonathan Winters, George Burns, and others
    • Narrated by: Arte Johnson, John Ritter, Art Buchwald, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 15

    From the grand old man of comedy, George Burns to the up-to-the minute observations of today's everyman, Dave Barry, these great humorists share one thing in common: their very individual, often raucously funny perception of the world around them. Laugh and enjoy!

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Sorry Dave. You have overdone boogers.

    • By L. Burbach on 08-25-12

    Regular price: $13.96

    • Way Off the Road

    • Discovering the Peculiar Charms of Small Town America
    • By: Bill Geist
    • Narrated by: Patrick Lawlor
    • Length: 7 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12

    Throughout his career, Bill Geist's most popular stories have been about slightly odd but loveable individuals. Coming on the heels of his 5,600 mile RV trip across our fair land is Way Off the Road, a hilarious and compelling mix of stories about the folks featured in Geist's segments, along with observations on his 20 years of life on the road.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • What Goes On Here?

    • By Joyce on 08-11-17

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Monster Trucks & Hair-In-A-Can

    • Who Says America Doesn't Make Anything Anymore?
    • By: Bill Geist
    • Narrated by: Bill Geist
    • Length: 2 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Bill Geist, two-time Emmy recipient and long-time CBS news correspondent, chronicles 19 wacky but true entrepreneurial endeavors that prove the American Dream is alive and well - if but just a tad warped. Who says America doesn't make anything anymore? Where else could you find Bob Chandler who made a fortune by inventing the huge-wheeled behemoth of the arena, the car-crushing monster truck? How about Hardy Warren, dean of the dog-eat-dog California traffic school?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • How Innocent 20 Years Ago Seemed

    • By ftmgal on 12-08-17

    Regular price: $12.57

    • Fore! Play

    • By: Bill Geist
    • Narrated by: Bill Geist
    • Length: 3 hrs
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Known to millions as an Emmy Award-winning CBS News commentator, Bill Geist may possibly be the last American male to take up golf. In this memoir of a golfer wannabe, he competes in the Bad Golfers Association Tournament - and loses. Golfers and non-golfers alike will be laughing every step of the fairway.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fore! Play

    • By Mark W. Putnam on 12-21-07

    Regular price: $17.09