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3:39 am on Saturday March 5, 2016

Pat Conroy, author of ‘The Prince of Tides’ and ‘The Great Santini,’ dies at 70

On Friday the author who write of family life and scenic Lowcountry marshlands died at 70.
6:16 am on Tuesday October 22, 2013

An evening with Pat Conroy ahead of his new book

Pat Conroy's new book "The Death of Santini: The Story of a Father and His Son" is due out October 29, ahead of it he will be at the USCB Center for the Arts this Saturday, October 26, at 7 p.m.  A ticket and signed copy of the book cost $100 and...
7:10 am on Tuesday May 3, 2011

Pat Conroy gives a written tribute to Beaufort Councilman Gary Fordham

Flickr user KayVee.INC You may not have known it, but recently passed Beaufort councilman Gary Fordham and beloved local author Pat Conroy have been friends since their time together at Beaufort High.  And that's a link that prompted Conroy to...
5:40 am on Friday April 15, 2011

Bestselling authors to be honored at gullah event

Flickr user Urban Gazelle Pat Conroy, Roland Gardnerm and Sankofa Circle Inc. wiil be inducted into The Penn Center at 7 p.m. on May 7 at the Holiday Inn in Beaufort. The awards are so presented to honor thier protection of the Gullah-Gechee culture...
6:35 am on Tuesday March 15, 2011

Conroy, Warley return to The Citadel tonight for book signing

Come to the Citadel at 5 p.m. to meet two great authors!Pat Conroy and John Warley, two renowned authors that are alumni of The Citadel, return to their alma mater today at 5 p.m. for a book signing. Conroy and Warley, both hailing from the Citadel...
1:42 am on Sunday December 5, 2010

Pat Conroy's newest book 'My Reading Life' (updated: Beaufort book signing)

Update December 5, book signing: Pat Conroy is due for a local appearance to sign his newest book.  On Thursday, December 9, he will be at the Beaufort Bookstore at 3 p.m.  The store is at 2217 Boundary Street. First reported September 12: Writing...
3:39 am on Sunday November 28, 2010

Pat Conroy's coming to Blue Bicycle Books for 'My Reading Life' book tour (update: Barnes & Noble too)

Image by Pat Conroy Updates at the bottom. The Lowcountry legend himself, author Pat Conroy, will be signing copies of his new memoir, 'My Reading Life', as well as hardbacks of his previous works at Blue Bicycle Books on Saturday, December 11th...
10:59 am on Wednesday November 17, 2010

Pat Conroy's "The Boo" now available for your e-reader

Flickr user jurvetson I doubt Pat Conroy has an Ipad, or any tablet/e-reader for that matter. In fact, the beloved author and Beaufort's favorite resident admits that it wasn't until recently that he realized his work could be downloaded...
4:55 pm on Thursday October 21, 2010

Bethesda's Child: John Warley, Pat Conroy signing books in downtown Beaufort

John Warley is signing copies of his first suspense novel, Bethesda's Child, on Saturday, October 23, in downtown Beaufort.  Local renowned author Pat Conroy wrote the preface to the book and will be on hand signing copies of his own books. Head...
10:45 am on Wednesday October 13, 2010

Pat Conroy to announce 2010 National Book Award Finalists in Savannah (updated x2)

Flickr user Phil Moore Acclaimed novelist Pat Conroy will announce the 2010 National Book Award Finalists on Oct. 13 at the Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home in Savannah. A full rundown on the National Book Awards and the Conroy announcement can be...