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User Review  - bness2 - LibraryThing

This is a very open and candid memoir of the year (and part of a second year) that Pat Conroy spent teaching that the all black two-room grade school on Yamacraw Island, South Carolina. After teaching ... Read full review

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User Review  - krazy4katz - LibraryThing

A beautifully written book about Pat Conway's year teaching school on a small island off the coast of South Carolina where children from a former slave population have grown up isolated from the ... Read full review

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A wonderful and moving read and harbinger of many wonderful works by Pat Conroy. Read the book before checking out the movie, "Conrack" with Jon Voight.

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As an educator I always gave a copy of this book to my seniors who were majoring in education. Read full review

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