Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Why They Killed Big Boy: And Other Stories” as Want to Read:
Why They Killed Big Boy: And Other Stories
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Why They Killed Big Boy: And Other Stories

3.59 of 5 stars 3.59  ·  rating details  ·  39 ratings  ·  1 review
A collection of previously published essays and humor on subjects including gun-toting country music stars, the iconography of Big Things, hair loss, backpacking and firefighting in Central America, and a traveling butcher.

About the Author:
Mike Perry was raised on a small farm in northwestern Wisconsin, where he remains a resident of the small town of New Auburn. His work
Paperback, 93 pages
Published November 1st 1996 by Whistlers & Jugglers Press
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Why They Killed Big Boy, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Why They Killed Big Boy

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 115)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
MyRanda* marked it as to-read
Sep 17, 2014
Vickie added it
Aug 22, 2014
Nicholas marked it as to-read
Aug 21, 2014
Jim Burger
Jim Burger marked it as to-read
Aug 07, 2014
Melissa marked it as to-read
May 20, 2014
Cheryl added it
Apr 20, 2014
Brian is currently reading it
Apr 13, 2014
Sarah marked it as to-read
Apr 02, 2014
David Smith
David Smith marked it as to-read
Mar 09, 2014
Alice Naumann
Alice Naumann marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2014
Deron marked it as to-read
Feb 17, 2014
Bnightengale marked it as to-read
Feb 14, 2014
Sailaway marked it as to-read
Jan 06, 2014
Heather marked it as to-read
Dec 16, 2013
Doug added it
Nov 24, 2013
Edcaley marked it as to-read
Nov 22, 2013
Patrick Loftesnes
Patrick Loftesnes marked it as to-read
Sep 23, 2013
Donna marked it as to-read
Aug 26, 2013
Cindy marked it as to-read
Aug 18, 2013
Laura Marcum
Laura Marcum marked it as to-read
Jul 12, 2013
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Michael Perry is a New York Times bestselling author, humorist and radio show host from New Auburn, Wisconsin.

Perry’s bestselling memoirs include Population 485, Truck: A Love Story, Coop, and Visiting Tom. Raised on a small Midwestern dairy farm, Perry put himself through nursing school while working on a ranch in Wyoming, then wound up writing by happy accident. He lives with his wife and two da
More about Michael Perry...
Population: 485: Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time Truck: A Love Story Coop: A Year of Poultry, Pigs, and Parenting Visiting Tom:  A Man, a Highway, and the Road to Roughneck Grace Off Main Street: Barnstormers, Prophets & Gatemouth's Gator: Essays

Share This Book