From Library Journal
Copyright 1998 Reed Business Information, Inc.
“A work of enormous power, passion, humor, and wisdom.” —Washington Star
“God preserve Pat Conroy.” —The Boston Globe
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|Length: 514 pages||Word Wise: Enabled||Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled|
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I can't help but wonder how much of this story is true. An interesting look at Citidel/Military Academy life, the brutality of man and Charleston society. Read morePublished 3 days ago by Debra Nissman Young
It started out a little slow but I kept with it and by the end I couldn't put it down. I really enjoyed this book.Published 24 days ago by Stacy B.
Pat Conroy is a great writer from the start, in this, his 2nd novel. The story is often gut wrenching and very compelling; and at the same time he has wonderful humor throughout. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Denton M. Kurtz
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It sounds like you like military fiction? Maybe try James Webb's "A Sense of Honor." Not in the military line of things, but some other modern literary fiction authors you might like are William Styron (I like "The Confessions of Nat Turner") and Michael Chabon ("The... Read More
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