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User Review  - jrpalin - LibraryThing

Conroy reflects on authors and others who have shaped him as a writer. His high school English teacher, him mother, Tolstoy, and Thomas Wolfe played a huge role in his development. The book is an ... Read full review

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User Review  - cinnamonowl - LibraryThing

This is about My Reading Life and Pat Conroy's books in general.When I was fifteen years old, my father put the book The Prince of Tides in my hands and told me to read. An unusual choice, some might ... Read full review

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User Review  - bookwoman247 - LibraryThing

My Reading Life is the memoir of author Pat Conroy. However, it's so much more than a memoir. It;s a love song to all the books, authors, and people who have inspired him and influenced his writing ... Read full review

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User Review  - thornton37814 - LibraryThing

Pat Conroy's love affair with books began with his mom's love for literature. A high school English teacher also had a profound influence on him in his early years. In this book, Pat Conroy shares his ... Read full review

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User Review  - revslick - LibraryThing

Pat Conroy is truly a master chef of the written word and this is like a fine honeyed confection to be enjoyed while sipping something hot. At first it seems like Conroy is just giving us a glimpse of ... Read full review

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User Review  - katiekrug - LibraryThing

I have read and enjoyed three of Pat Conroy’s books, and have another three still to read sitting on my shelves. He is a gifted storyteller, and I very much enjoyed this book focusing on his love of ... Read full review

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User Review  - chickadee2 - LibraryThing

An inside look at the author's evolution and the books and authors and teachers that impacted his life. I have gleaned some wonderful information about some books I have missed as an adult. I will now plumb their depths for myself. Read full review

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User Review  - womansheart - LibraryThing

Terrific book written by Pat Conway relating his life-long relationship to books and reading. Why read, is the question. Conway tells us why he does, and gives us an opportunity to linger on the ... Read full review

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User Review  - librarian1204 - LibraryThing

A must for every book lover and Pat Conroy reader. He will have you making a list of books you missed reading along the way. Read full review

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User Review  - SigmundFraud - LibraryThing

If you like to read about books you will enjoy this book which is very well written and always interesting. Read full review


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