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NPR Favorite Driveway Moments - Radio Stories That Won't Let You Go


Narrator Rene Montagne

Publisher: HighBridge Audio

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Hosts and listeners select their favorite stories from the National Public Radio archives, celebrating life, love, hope—and cookies.This eclectic collection gathers all-time “driveway moment” favorites, including some suggested by listeners themselves.These literate, intelligent, profoundly touching stories are worth hearing over and over again, and now you don’t have to stay in your car. What is a Driveway MomentSM? Maybe it’s happened to you as it has to countless others. . . . You’re driving home, listening to a story on NPR. Suddenly, you find yourself in your driveway (or parking space or parking garage). Rather than turn the radio off, you stay in your car to hear the piece to the end. It’s a Driveway Moment. The NPR Driveway Moments Series collects these “best of” stories so that you are never more than a “play” away from a Driveway Moment.Contents:Introduction by Renée MontagneA Daughter’s Dance Brings Dad JoyRobert Krulwich and the 5-Dollar BillComplexities of Modern Love in the Digital AgeKathy Griffin’s Life: All D-List, Even This InterviewMurals Depict Power of Law and JusticeFormer KKK Member Converts to JudaismGrowing Up, Aging Out: The End of Foster CareThis I Believe: Stray Cat Interrupts Tough Prison CultureSarajevo PetsOn September 11, Paper Memories Fell From SkyBreaking the Color BarrierStoryCorps: Launching a Life with $10 and a DreamCookie Monster Visits NPRA ‘Great Rescue’ in Heavy TrafficStoryCorps: Andes Or Bust: An In-Flight Wardrobe MalfunctionWilliam Wegman’s WeimaranersA Big Ballgame for a Small TownHeartbreaking Reports from a Devastated CityRe-creating Afghanistan: Returning to Istalif
Duration: about 2 hours (02:16:21)
Publishing date: 2009-09-15; Unabridged; Copyright Year: 2009. Copyright Statment: —