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ISBN10: 0385533845 ISBN13: 9780385533843 Edition: (electronic bk.)


Bestselling author Pat Conroy acknowledges the books that have shaped him and celebrates the profound effect reading has had on his life.


The lily -- Gone with the wind -- The teacher -- Charles Dickens on Daufuskie Island -- The librarian -- The Old New York Book Shop -- The book rep -- My first writers' conference -- On being a military brat -- A southerner in Paris -- A love letter to Thomas Wolfe -- The Count -- My teacher, James Dickey -- Why I write.

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (x, 337 p.) : ill.
  • Edition Info: (electronic bk.)


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