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Losing season

Jack Ridl

Losing season

by Jack Ridl

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Published by CavanKerry Press in Fort Lee, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJack Ridl.
    GenrePoetry
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3568.I3593 L67 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 91 p. ;
    Number of Pages91
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24115332M
    ISBN 101933880155
    ISBN 109781933880150
    LC Control Number2009022607
    OCLC/WorldCa320800787

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Ridl takes us through a losing season because such a season is what makes people pause and reflect on their roles in the game and in life. The book reads like good records (the LP kind) used to be. Each poem can stand on its own, but as a whole we get an entire story which gets fuller and stronger as we move toward the end.4/5.

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From the opening line, I was born to be a point guard, but not a very good one, to the end, Conroy has a gift for memorable, descriptive writing/5.

He chronicles the highs and lows of that fateful –67 season, his tough disciplinarian coach, the joys of winning, and the hard-won lessons of losing. Most of all, he recounts how a group of boys came together as a team, playing a sport that would become a metaphor for a man whose spirit could never be defeated/5(73).

"My Losing Season" is a powerful book that uses the author's losing basketball season at The Citadel to explore whether one learns more from winning or from losing. From the opening line, "I was born to be a point guard, but not a very good one," to the end, Conroy has a gift for memorable, descriptive writing/5().

Free download or read online My Losing Season: A Memoir pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in January 1stand was written by Pat Conroy. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format/5.

“Haunting, bittersweet, and as compelling as his bestselling fiction, My Losing Season succeeds because Conroy fuses his basketball story with a remarkable portrait of tireless teammates, a fractured family, a nation in transition and a young boy learning the hard way that sometimes losing can be just as rewarding, if not more so, than victory.”.

My Losing Season is a memoir by Pat Conroy. It primarily deals with his senior season as the starting point guard on the basketball team of The Citadel in – Conroy describes his tumultuous relationship with his coach, Mel Thompson, as well as the harsh, malevolent, male-dominated society of The : Pat Conroy.

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Praise for My Losing Season “A superb accomplishment, maybe the finest book Pat Conroy has written.”—The Washington Post Book World “A wonderfully rich memoir that you don’t have to be a sports fan to love.”—Houston Chronicle “A memoir with all the Conroy trademarks/5(11).

Here, in a re-creation of the losing basketball season Conroy and his team endured during his senior year at the Citadel, –Conroy gives. "Losing Season isn’t just a great book of poetry, for it is much more than that—it is more like the Great American Novel we have long hoped would grace our literary landscape." Conrad Hilberry "An unmatched collection bringing to high school basketball the nuance and detail the film Bull Durham brought to minor league : Jack Ridl.

In the sports memoir My Losing Season (), American novelist Pat Conroy recounts his journey as a basketball player for a second-tier college basketball team in South Carolina.

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The author of overlong novels (Beach Music,etc.) returns with an overlong memoir of his last season (–67) as an overachieving point guard for the Citadel’s mediocre basketball team (8–17).Conroy can be entertaining and endearingly self-effacing.

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A deeply affecting coming-of-age memoir about family, love, loss, basketball—and life itself—by the beloved author of The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini During one unforgettable season as a Citadel cadet, Pat Conroy becomes part of a basketball team that is ultimately destined to fail.