The Resource Kerplunk! : stories, Patrick F. McManus, (electronic resource)

Kerplunk! : stories, Patrick F. McManus, (electronic resource)

Label
Kerplunk! : stories
Title
Kerplunk!
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Patrick F. McManus
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Contributor
Narrator
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the latest hilarious collection of folksy, humorous, and wonderfully wise stories about country life from the bestselling author of The Blight Way.Patrick F. McManus has garnered legions of faithful fans with his monthly column in Outdoor Life and his many celebrated books, including the New York Times bestsellers The Grasshopper Trap and The Night the Bear Ate Goombaw. The humor and warmth of Kerplunk! put the book right up there with the very best of McManus. A rollicking blend of Dave Barry and Garrison Keillor, with a twist of Mark Twain, McManus is an American classic whose wry, curmudgeonly tales appeal to real outdoorsmen and the armchair variety alike. There are nearly 2 million copies of his books in print.The stories in Kerplunk! travel the byways and highways of the Pacific Northwest, bringing to life offbeat, down-home characters who hope their grandchildren can pick the lock on the gun safe because they've forgotten the combination, who know exactly why it costs $500 to make a fly lure that retails for $2, and who aren't afraid to confront the problems of bird dog flatulence
Summary
Presents a collection of curmudgeonly tales on Pacific Northwest country living as enjoyed by both outdoorsmen and armchair enthusiasts, in a volume that explores the lighter side of such topics as gun safes, fly tying, and bird dog flatulence
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Audio
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technical information on music
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10269323
Cataloging source
Midwest
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McManus, Patrick F
Dewey number
818.5402
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Dick Hill
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  • Hill, Dick
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True
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  • American wit and humor
  • Fishing
  • Outdoor life
  • Hunting
Target audience
adult
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stories
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not applicable
Label
Kerplunk! : stories, Patrick F. McManus, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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digital storage
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unknown
Control code
MWT10755645
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (360 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781400125418
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT10755645
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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Label
Kerplunk! : stories, Patrick F. McManus, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT10755645
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (360 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400125418
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10755645
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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