By Pat Conroy
This new quantity of Pat Conroy’s nonfiction brings jointly the most fascinating interviews, journal articles, speeches, and letters from his lengthy literary profession, a lot of them addressed on to his readers together with his recurring greeting, “Hey, out there.” Ranging throughout varied topics, similar to favourite fresh reads, the problem of staying influenced to workout, and processing the lack of expensive acquaintances, Conroy’s eminently memorable items provide a distinct 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. ultimately, the gathering turns to remembrances of “The nice Conroy,” as he's lovingly titled by way of associates, and concludes with a eulogy. The inarguable strength of Conroy’s paintings resonates throughout A Lowcountry Heart, and his impression grants to endure.
This relocating tribute is bound to be a loved memento for any real Conroy fan and stay a long-lasting monument to 1 of the best-loved masters of up to date American letters.
Praise for A Lowcountry Heart
“A interesting investigate the brain of 1 of the South’s maximum authors . . . whatever to recollect him through and cherish for years to come.”—The Clarion-Ledger
“Fans of Conroy . . . will appreciate the opportunity to spend extra time with him during this gleaming valedictory to his lifestyles and writing . . . Eloquent, folksy, and infrequently 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 regularly, his storytelling, be aware selection and rhythm are lovely, nearly lyrical.”—USA Today
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