Jan 15, 2003 ... In the best basketball book to come out in years, the author of "The Great Santini" sings the praises of losing, losing and losing again.


Jun 15, 2014 ... From Pat Conroy to Richard Russo, mainstream contemporary fiction would not exist without Joyce's novel.


May 3, 2016 ... Contemporary southern author Pat Conroy wrote a number of highly popular books, including The Water Is Wide, The Great Santini, The Lords ...


Pat Conroy's bestselling novels have made the Atlanta-born writer one of the most highly praised, most widely-known Georgia authors of the past half-century.