By Pat Conroy
This new quantity of Pat Conroy’s nonfiction brings jointly the most captivating interviews, journal articles, speeches, and letters from his lengthy literary profession, a lot of them addressed on to his readers along with his ordinary greeting, “Hey, out there.” Ranging throughout varied topics, resembling favourite fresh reads, the problem of staying prompted to workout, and processing the lack of pricey associates, Conroy’s eminently memorable items supply a special window into the lifetime of a real titan of Southern writing.
With a stunning advent from his widow, novelist Cassandra King, A Lowcountry Heart additionally honors Conroy’s legacy and the innumerable lives he touched. eventually, the gathering turns to remembrances of “The nice Conroy,” as he's lovingly titled by way of pals, and concludes with a eulogy. The inarguable strength of Conroy’s paintings resonates throughout A Lowcountry Heart, and his effect grants to endure.
This relocating tribute is bound to be a adored memento for any actual Conroy fan and stay a long-lasting monument to 1 of the best-loved masters of latest American letters.
Praise for A Lowcountry Heart
“A attention-grabbing check out the brain of 1 of the South’s maximum authors . . . anything to recollect him via and cherish for years to come.”—The Clarion-Ledger
“Fans of Conroy . . . will savor the opportunity to spend extra time with him during this gleaming valedictory to his lifestyles and writing . . . Eloquent, folksy, and occasionally brutally honest.”—Publishers Weekly
“A relocating and correct tribute to a real Southern icon.”—The Florida Times-Union
“Elegant essays [that] won't disappoint.”—The Washington Post
“Resplendent . . . As constantly, his storytelling, notice selection and rhythm are stunning, nearly lyrical.”—USA Today
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