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  • ISBN: 9780307749239 (electronic audio bk.)
  • ISBN: 0307749231 (electronic audio bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 audio file : digital
  • Edition: Library ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Books on Tape, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 07:52:42.
Formatted Contents Note:
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.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by the author.
Summary, etc.:
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 also a vora­cious reader. He has for years kept a notebook in which he notes words or phrases, just from a love of language. But read­ing for him is not simply a pleasure to be enjoyed in off-hours or a source of inspiration for his own writing...
System Details Note:
Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 113222 KB; MP3 file size: 221964 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Conroy, Pat > Books and reading.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Downloadable audio books.

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