NPR Driveway Moments Moms: Radio Stories That Won't Let You Go

NPR Driveway Moments Moms: Radio Stories That Won't Let You Go

Audio CD(Unabridged)

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Stories from the National Public Radio archives celebrate moms and motherhood. Stories so compelling you’ll stay in your car to hear them through—even if you’re sitting in your own driveway. Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! host Peter Sagal captures your attention with colorful tales for and about moms. Heard in All Things Considered, Weekend Edition, News & Notes, and other NPR programs, these stories and more are for moms, moms-to-be, and anyone who has ever known or had a mother.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781598877304
Publisher: HighBridge Company
Publication date: 03/03/2009
Edition description: Unabridged
Pages: 120
Product dimensions: 4.90(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

National Public Radio (NPR) is an American privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization that produces and distributes news and cultural programming.

Peter Sagal is an American playwright, screenwriter, actor, humorist, essayist, journalist and host of the National Public Radio game show Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! and the PBS special Constitution USA with Peter Sagal.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction by Peter Sagal
  • More Messages from Amy’s Answering Machine
  • Solving the Mystery of Mother-Daughter Speak
  • Mommy as a Role Model? Get Real
  • Bad Mommy
  • Just Mom and Me and Chuck E. Cheese
  • Surprised by Mom
  • Knitting for Life, and for Life’s Milestones
  • Legislator Offers First-Person View of Welfare
  • StoryCorps: Mother’s Magic, Stretching a Christmas Dollar
  • Tamale Recipe Proves Hard to Keep Secret
  • ‘Chickenbutt’ and Other Lessons from Grandma
  • Who is Singing Me Lullabies?
  • Mementoes Honor Sons Lost to War
  • In Memoir, Allende Reveals Life to Late Daughter
  • I Love My Kids—But Give Me a Break
  • Mother’s Day vs. Fishing Season Opener
  • Hidden Kitchen Mama
  • Mother’s Day Recipes
  • StoryCorps: Special Memories of a Final Thanksgiving Meal
  • Young, Single and Raising a Child
  • Rocket Science
  • Mom Remembers Her Olympic Past
  • Turning Into Your Mother Isn’t So Bad After All
  • A Partially Empty Nest, with Mixed Feelings
  • Grandmother: A Story of Aging, Decline and Love
  • This I Believe: The Power of Love to Transform and to Heal
  • Customer Reviews