South of Broad

Editeur : Random House Publishing Group Date de sortie: 2009-08-11
Points Nécessaires : 2200


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#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 shatteredand shadowedby 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

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Information complémentaires

Genre: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Collection: The Dial Press

Format: EPub

Pages: 544

ISBN: 9780385532143

Information complémentaires

Genre: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Collection: The Dial Press

Format: EPub

Pages: 544

ISBN: 9780385532143

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