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Frank Conroy

FRANK CONROY is the longtime director of the prestigious Iowa Writers' Workshop. He is the author of Stop-Time, Midair, Body & Soul, and Dogs Bark, but the Caravan Rolls On.

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Body and Soul
Written by Frank Conroy
Delta | Trade Paperback | June 1998
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-31986-7 (0-385-31986-X)

In the dim light of a basement apartment, six-year-old Claude Rawlings sits at an old white piano, picking out the sounds he has heard on the radio and shutting out the reality of his lonely world.

The setting is 1940s New York, a city that is "long gone, replaced by another city... Read more






Time and Tide
Written by Frank Conroy
Crown | Hardcover | April 2004
$16.00/25.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-4659-1 (1-4000-4659-9)

Frank Conroy first visited Nantucket with a gang of college friends in 1955. They came on a whim, and for Conroy it was the beginning of a lifelong love affair with this "small, relaxed oasis in the ocean." This book, part travel diary, part memoir, is a hauntingly evocative and personal... Read more






The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Written by Mark Twain, Introduction by Frank Conroy
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | March 2001
$8.00/10.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-75681-8 (0-375-75681-7)

Introduction by Frank Conroy
Commentary by William Dean Howells, Athenaeum, The Illustrated London News, and Hartford Christian Secretary
 
This irresistible tale of the adventures of two friends growing up in frontier America is one of Mark Twain’s most popular novels. The farcical, colorful, and poignant escapades of Tom and his... Read more





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