Summary:Bestselling author Pat Conroy acknowledges the books that have shaped him and celebrates the profound effect reading has had on his life.
Title:My reading life / Pat Conroy ; drawings by Wendell Minor.
Publisher, Date:New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, c2010.
Description:x, 337 p. : ill ; 19 cm.
Subjects:Conroy, Pat -- Books and reading.
Contents:The lily -- Gone with the wind -- The teacher -- Charles Dickens on Daufuskie Island -- The librarian -- The Old New York Book Shop -- The book rep -- My first writers' conference -- On being a military brat -- A southerner in Paris -- A love letter to Thomas Wolfe -- The Count -- My teacher, James Dickey -- Why I write.