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By Pat Conroy

Final phrases and heartfelt remembrances from bestselling writer Pat Conroy take middle degree during this profitable nonfiction assortment, supplemented via touching items from Conroy’s many friends.

This new quantity of Pat Conroy’s nonfiction brings jointly probably the most fascinating interviews, journal articles, speeches, and letters from his lengthy literary occupation, a lot of them addressed on to his readers together with his routine greeting, “Hey, out there.” Ranging throughout varied topics, reminiscent of favourite fresh reads, the problem of staying encouraged to workout, and processing the lack of pricey pals, Conroy’s eminently memorable items provide a different 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 via acquaintances, and concludes with a eulogy. The inarguable energy of Conroy’s paintings resonates throughout A Lowcountry Heart, and his effect supplies to endure.

This relocating tribute is bound to be a adored souvenir for any precise Conroy fan and stay a long-lasting monument to at least one of the best-loved masters of up to date American letters.

Praise for A Lowcountry Heart

“A attention-grabbing investigate the brain of 1 of the South’s maximum authors . . . anything to recollect him by means of and cherish for years to come.”The Clarion-Ledger

“Fans of Conroy . . . will delight in 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, observe selection and rhythm are wonderful, virtually lyrical.”USA Today

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