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Goodnight, John Boy - by Earl Hamner & Ralph Giffin (Paperback)

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  • A wonderful history and celebration of The Waltons TV show.Goodnight John-Boy encapsulates the warmth, humor, and timeless wisdom of the iconic television series.
  • Author(s): Earl Hamner & Ralph Giffin
  • 240 Pages
  • Performing Arts, Television


About the Book

A memory book of "The Waltons, " the number-one television show of its time, this volume is filled with behind-the-scenes anecdotes and profiles of people who appeared on the show plus reminiscences, comments, and personal feelings from those connected with the series. Photos.

Book Synopsis

A wonderful history and celebration of The Waltons TV show.

Goodnight John-Boy encapsulates the warmth, humor, and timeless wisdom of the iconic television series. It contains a treasure trove of behind-the-scenes stories, profiles of memorable characters, and anecdotes from the actors that brought the Waltons to life. This book serves as a testament to the enduring appeal of the Waltons and their embodiment of unwavering family bonds, hard work, and simple pleasures.

Beyond the stories, the book explores the timeless values that were the heart of the Waltons' story: love, faith, and hope. It underscores how these values, despite being set in a bygone era, still resonate with audiences today.

Included in Goodnight John-Boy:

  • A description of each episode
  • Events and locales that inspired the episodes
  • Reminiscence, comments, and personal feelings from writers, actors, directors, producers, family, and fans
  • Publicity shots and personal photographs taken by cast, crew, and others

Penned by Earl Hamner, the creator of The Waltons, Goodnight John-Boy is more than just a fan book. It's a warm invitation to revisit Walton's Mountain and rediscover the lessons and joys that have made the series an enduring classic. The perfect conversation-starting coffee table book or gift for grandpa, grandma, or any fan of The Waltons.

Dimensions (Overall): 8.9 Inches (H) x 7.0 Inches (W) x .6 Inches (D)
Weight: .83 Pounds
Suggested Age: 22 Years and Up
Number of Pages: 240
Genre: Performing Arts
Sub-Genre: Television
Publisher: Cumberland House
Theme: History & Criticism
Format: Paperback
Author: Earl Hamner & Ralph Giffin
Language: English
Street Date: October 1, 2002
TCIN: 11339526
UPC: 9781581822984
Item Number (DPCI): 248-00-7277
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Estimated ship dimensions: 0.6 inches length x 7 inches width x 8.9 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.83 pounds
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