Patrick D. Smith




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Patrick D. Smith

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Patrick Smith is a 1999 inductee into the Florida Artists Hall of Fame, the highest and most prestigious cultural honor that can be bestowed upon an individual by the State of Florida.
In May 2002 Smith was the recipient of the Florida Historical Society’s Fay Schweim Award as the “Greatest Living Floridian.” The one-time-only award was established to honor the one individual who has contributed the most to Florida in recent history. Smith was cited for the impact his novels have made on Floridians, both natives and newcomers to the state, and for the worldwide acclaim he has received.

Smith has been nominated three times for the Pulitzer Prize, in 1973 for Forever Island, which was a 1974 selection of the Reader’s Digest Condensed Book Club
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Few if any books have captured the spirit and colorful history of Florida as has Patrick Smith’s belovednovel,A Land Remembered.It has been said many times that people should be issued a copy of A Land Remembered when they cross the Florida state line.


Here is your opportunity to get to know the author and his work as Smith’s son, Rick (Patrick D. Smith, Jr.) takes the stage to del...

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A Land Remembered
4.39 of 5 stars 4.39 avg rating — 2,418 ratings — published 1984 — 8 editions
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Land Remembered Vol 1
4.26 of 5 stars 4.26 avg rating — 136 ratings3 editions
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A Land Remembered, Volume 2
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 120 ratings — published 2001 — 4 editions
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Forever Island and Allapattah
4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 90 ratings — published 1973
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The River Is Home: And Ange...
4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 1978
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Angel City
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 1978 — 5 editions
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Forever Island
4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1973 — 3 editions
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The River Is Home
3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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The Beginning
4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1998 — 4 editions
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The Seas That Mourn
3.43 of 5 stars 3.43 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2003 — 2 editions
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“All I'm trying to tell you is to be strong. Don't ever let nothing get you down. Don't be afraid or ashamed to love, or to grieve when the thing you love is gone. Just don't let it throw you, no matter how much it hurts.”
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“said. “That breech loader has killed everthing but a train engine, and now it’s done that too.”
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“they rode back she pressed against him, her face on his shoulder, her hands burning his chest like a branding iron.”
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