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Published by N.A.Talese in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Rome (Italy),
  • South Carolina,
  • Italy

Subjects:

  • Americans -- Italy -- Fiction,
  • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction,
  • Rome (Italy) -- Fiction,
  • South Carolina -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementPat Conroy.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3553.O5198 B43 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination628 p. ;
Number of Pages628
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL781647M
ISBN 100385413041, 038547590X, 0385475780
LC Control Number95013563

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About Beach Music. Pat Conroy is without doubt America’s favorite storyteller, a writer who portrays the anguished truth of the human heart and the painful secrets of families in richly lyrical prose and unforgettable narratives. Now, in Beach Music, he tells of the dark memories that haunt generations, in a story. In BEACH MUSIC, Conroy tells of the dark memories that haunt generations, in a story that spans South Carolina and Rome and reaches back into the unutterable terrors of the Holocaust. Told with deep feeling and trademark Conroy humor, BEACH MUSIC is a powerful and compulsively readable novel. Beach Music by Pat Conroy is a contemporary fiction novel. It tells the story of Jack McCall, a South Carolina native who flees to Rome with his daughter Leah after his wife commits suicide. His search for peace is disturbed when he is summoned back to . beach music by Pat Conroy ‧ RELEASE DATE: J The latest in Conroy's output of overwrought, overwritten family sagas (Prince of Tides, , etc.): a sprawling, oversized beach read with the loftiest of intentions.

Beach Music. Booksellers and other vitally interested parties can quit holding their collective breath: Conroy has not lost his touch. His storytelling powers have not failed; neither has his. Shop beach music sheet music, music books, music scores & more at Sheet Music Plus, the World's Largest Selection of Sheet Music. Now, in Beach Music, he tells of the dark memories that haunt generations, in a story that spans South Carolina and Rome and reaches back into the unutterable terrors of the Holocaust. Beach Music is about Jack McCall, an American living in Rome with his young daughter, trying to find peace after the recent trauma of his wife's suicide. But his solitude is disturbed by the . 80 quotes from Beach Music: ‘Music could ache and hurt, that beautiful music was a place a suffering man could hide.’ Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. Beach Music by Pat Con ratings, average rating, 2, reviews Open Preview tags: beach, carolina.