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Pat Conroy

Pat Conroy was the author of eleven books, including The Water Is Wide, The Great Santini, The Lords of Discipline, The Prince of Tides, My Losing Season, and Beach Music before he died in March 2016 at the age of seventy. For more information, please visit www.patconroyliterarycenter.org.

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Beach Music
Written by Pat Conroy
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | March 2002
$18.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-38153-5 (0-553-38153-9)

An American expatriate in Rome unearths his family legacy in this sweeping novel by the acclaimed author of The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini
 
A Southerner living abroad, Jack McCall is scarred by tragedy and betrayal. His desperate desire to find peace after his wife’s suicide draws him... Read more






The Death of Santini
Written by Pat Conroy
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | December 2014
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-34352-7 (0-385-34352-3)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.
 
Pat Conroy’s great success as a writer has always been intimately linked with the exploration of his family history. As the oldest of seven children who were dragged from... Read more






The Death of Santini
Written by Pat Conroy
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | October 2013
$28.95/31.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-53090-3 (0-385-53090-0)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A painful, lyrical, addictive read” (People) by the cherished author of The Great Santini that brings his extraordinary career full circle
 
Pat Conroy’s great success as a writer has always been intimately linked with the exploration of his family history. As the oldest of seven... Read more






The Death of Santini
Written by Pat Conroy
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | October 2013
$29.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-0-8041-2117-0 (0-8041-2117-6)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A painful, lyrical, addictive read” (People) by the cherished author of The Great Santini that brings his extraordinary career full circle
 
Pat Conroy’s great success as a writer has always been intimately linked with the exploration of his family history. As the oldest of seven... Read more






The Great Santini
Written by Pat Conroy
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | March 2002
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-38155-9 (0-553-38155-5)

The piercing, iconic semi-autobiographical novel of a domineering father and ambitious son, from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Prince of Tides
 
Step into the powerhouse life of Bull Meecham. He’s all Marine—fighter pilot, king of the clouds, and absolute ruler of his family. Lillian is his...

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The Lords of Discipline
Written by Pat Conroy
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | March 2002
$17.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-38156-6 (0-553-38156-3)

A Wall Street Journal Book Club pick • The acclaimed bestseller about upheaval at a Southern military academy, hailed by Larry King as “an American classic,” by the legendary author of The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini

In this powerful, mesmerizing, and acclaimed bestseller, Pat Conroy sweeps us into the...

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A Lowcountry Heart
Written by Pat Conroy
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | October 2016
$25.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-53086-6 (0-385-53086-2)

Final words and heartfelt remembrances from bestselling author Pat Conroy take center stage in this winning nonfiction collection, supplemented by touching pieces from Conroy’s many friends.
 
This new volume of Pat Conroy’s nonfiction brings together some of the most charming interviews, magazine articles, speeches, and letters from his long literary... Read more






A Lowcountry Heart
Written by Pat Conroy
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | October 2016
$25.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-1-5247-3576-0 (1-5247-3576-0)

Final words and heartfelt remembrances from bestselling author Pat Conroy take center stage in this winning nonfiction collection, supplemented by touching pieces from Conroy’s many friends.
 
This new volume of Pat Conroy’s nonfiction brings together some of the most charming interviews, magazine articles, speeches, and letters from his long literary... Read more






My Losing Season
Written by Pat Conroy
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | August 2003
$17.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-38190-0 (0-553-38190-3)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A deeply affecting coming-of-age memoir about family, love, loss, basketball—and life itself—by the beloved author of The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini
 
During one unforgettable season as a Citadel cadet, Pat Conroy becomes part of a basketball team that is ultimately destined to... Read more






My Losing Season
Written by Pat Conroy
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | October 2002
$29.95/34.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-48912-6 (0-385-48912-9)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A deeply affecting coming-of-age memoir about family, love, loss, basketball—and life itself—by the beloved author of The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini
 
During one unforgettable season as a Citadel cadet, Pat Conroy becomes part of a basketball team that is ultimately destined to... Read more






My Reading Life
Written by Pat Conroy
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | November 2010
$25.95/34.95(Canada) | 978-0-385-53357-7 (0-385-53357-8)

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

Pat Conroy, the beloved American storyteller, is a voracious reader. Starting as a childhood passion that bloomed into a life-long companion, reading has been Conroy’s portal to the world... Read more






The Pat Conroy Cookbook
Written by Pat Conroy
Nan A. Talese | Trade Paperback | August 2009
$17.95/23.95(Canada) | 978-0-385-53271-6 (0-385-53271-7)

America’s favorite storyteller, Pat Conroy, is back with a unique cookbook that only he could conceive. Delighting us with tales of his passion for cooking and good food and the people, places, and great meals he has experienced, Conroy mixes them together with mouthwatering recipes from the Deep South and the... Read more






The Pat Conroy Cookbook
Written by Pat Conroy and Suzanne Williamson Pollak
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | November 2004
$32.50/42.50(Canada) | 978-0-385-51413-2 (0-385-51413-1)

“This book is the story of my life as it relates to the subject of food. It is my autobiography in food and meals and restaurants and countries far and near. Let me take you to a restaurant on the Left Bank of Paris that I found when writing The Lords...

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The Prince of Tides
Written by Pat Conroy
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | March 2002
$17.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-38154-2 (0-553-38154-7)

“A big, sprawling saga of a novel” (San Francisco Chronicle), this epic family drama is a masterwork by the revered author of The Great Santini.
 
Pat Conroy’s classic novel stings with honesty and resounds with drama. Spanning forty years, it’s the story of turbulent Tom Wingo, his gifted and troubled... Read more






South of Broad
Written by Pat Conroy
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | May 2010
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-34407-4 (0-385-34407-4)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A big sweeping novel of friendship and marriage” (The Washington Post) by the celebrated author of The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini
 
Leopold Bloom King has been raised in a family shattered—and shadowed—by tragedy. Lonely and adrift, he searches for something to sustain... Read more






South of Broad
Written by Pat Conroy
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | August 2009
$29.95/37.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-41305-3 (0-385-41305-X)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A big sweeping novel of friendship and marriage” (The Washington Post) by the celebrated author of The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini
 
Leopold Bloom King has been raised in a family shattered—and shadowed—by tragedy. Lonely and adrift, he searches for something to sustain... Read more






War and Peace
Written by Leo Tolstoy, Afterword by John Hockenberry, Introduction by Pat Conroy
Signet | Paperback | July 2012
$11.95/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-451-53211-4 (0-451-53211-2)

Set in the years leading up to and culminating in Napoleon's disastrous Russian invasion, this classic novel focuses upon an entire society torn by conflict and change. Here is humanity in all its innocence and corruption, wisdom and folly, painful defeats and enduring triumphs. Here is the seemingly effortless artistry of... Read more






The Water Is Wide
Written by Pat Conroy
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | March 2002
$17.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-38157-3 (0-553-38157-1)

A “miraculous” (Newsweek) human drama, based on a true story, from the renowned author of The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini
 
The island is nearly deserted, haunting, beautiful. Across a slip of ocean lies South Carolina. But for the handful of families on Yamacraw Island, America is a... Read more





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