NPR logo The Death of Santini

Books

The Death of Santini

The Story of a Father and His Son

by Pat Conroy

Paperback, 345 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $16 |

purchase

Buy Featured Book

Title
The Death of Santini
Subtitle
The Story of a Father and His Son
Author
Pat Conroy

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Other editions available for purchase:

Hardcover, 338 pages, Random House Inc, $28.95, published October 29 2013 | purchase

Buy Featured Book

Title
The Death of Santini
Subtitle
The Story of a Father and His Son
Author
Pat Conroy

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

NPR Summary

The author of The Prince of Tides chronicles his efforts to reconcile with his harsh, fighter pilot father, recounting how at the end of his father's life, he defended the author from his critics while helping to heal family estrangements.