Title: South of Broad
Publisher: Nan A. Talese
Publication Date: 2009
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Edition: First Edition.
Signed by Author 038541305X This hardcover book is Fine, being square and tight. The boards and spine have no wear with pristine lettering. The pages and endpages are clean, with no markings or folds. The dustjacket is As New, and protected in mylar. Original Price is intact. Not ex-lib. No remainder mark. Signed by the Author on the title page without inscription. Bookseller Inventory # 005904
Synopsis: #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 him and finds it among a tightly knit group of outsiders. Surviving marriages happy and troubled, unrequited loves and unspoken longings, hard-won successes and devastating breakdowns, as well as Charleston, South Carolina?s dark legacy of racism and class divisions, these friends will endure until a final test forces them to face something none of them are prepared for.
Spanning two turbulent decades, South of Broad is Pat Conroy at his finest: a masterpiece from a great American writer whose passion for life and language knows no bounds.
Praise for South of Broad
?Vintage Pat Conroy . . . a big sweeping novel of friendship and marriage.??The Washington Post
?Conroy remains a magician of the page.??The New York Times Book Review
?Richly imagined . . . These characters are gallant in the grand old-fashioned sense, devoted to one another and to home. That siren song of place has never sounded so sweet.??New Orleans Times-Picayune
?A lavish, no-holds-barred performance.??The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
?A lovely, often thrilling story.??The Dallas Morning News
?A pleasure to read . . . a must for Conroy?s fans.??Associated Press
About the Author: Pat Conroy (1945?2016) was the author of The Boo, The Water Is Wide, The Great Santini, The Lords of Discipline, The Prince of Tides, Beach Music, The Pat Conroy Cookbook: Recipes of My Life, My Losing Season, South of Broad, My Reading Life, and The Death of Santini.
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