Cormac McCarthy

Cormac McCarthy (born July 20, 1933) is an American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter. He has written ten novels, spanning the Southern Gothic, western, and post-apocalyptic genres.
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Road 9780330513005 by Cormac McCarthy by Cormac McCarthy
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The first great masterpiece of the globally warmed generation. Here is an American classic which at a stroke makes McCarthy a contender for the Nobel Prize for Literature Andrew OHagan A father and his young son walk alone through burned America heading slowly for the coast. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind. They have nothing but a pistol to defend themselves against the men who stalk the road the clothes they are wearing a cart of scavenged food and each  read more
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Suttree by Cormac Mccarthy by Cormac McCarthy
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This compelling novel has as its protagonist Cornelius Suttree living alone and in exile in a disintegrating houseboat on the wrong side of the Tennessee River close by Knoxville. He stays at the edge of an outcast community inhabited by eccentrics criminals and the povertystricken. Rising above the physical and human squalor around him his detachment and wry humour enable him to survive dereliction and destitution with dignity. Suttree marks McCarthys closest approach to autobiography and  read more
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Crossing 9780330511247 by Cormac Mccarthy by Cormac McCarthy
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The Crossing together with its predecessor All the Pretty Horses towers over most contemporary fiction. An American epic infused with a grand solemnity Sunday Times Set on the southwestern ranches in the years before the Second World War The Crossing follows the fortunes of sixteenyearold Billy and his younger brother Boyd. Fascinated by an elusive wolf that has been marauding his familys property Billy captures the animal but rather than kill it sets out impulsively for the mountai  read more
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No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy
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Llewlyn Moss, hunting antelope near the Rio Grande, stumbles upon a transaction gone horribly wrong. Finding bullet-ridden bodies, several kilos of heroin, and a caseload of cash, he faces a choice leave the scene as he found it, or cut the money and run. Choosing the latter, he knows, will change everything. And so begins a terrifying chain of events, in which each participant seems determined to answer the question that one asks another: how does a man decide in what order to abandon his life?""No Country for Old Men" is a compelling, harrowing, disturbing, sad, endlessly surprising and resonant novel" - Robert Edric, "Spectator". ""No Country for Old Men" is a severed head and shoulders over anything else written in America this year" - "Independent on Sunday". "A Western thriller with a racy plot and punchy dialogue, perfect for a lazy Sunday" - Sarah Emily Miano, "The Times". "[An] utterly absorbing, chilling tale...One of the most sinister characters in modern American fiction" - "Herald". "A fast, powerful read, steeped with a deep sorrow about the moral degradation of the legendary American West" - Lionel Shriver, "Financial Times".  read more
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The Road by Cormac McCarthy
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Blood Meridian: Or the Evening Redness in the West by Cormac McCarthy
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All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy
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The Road by Cormac McCarthy
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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.  read more
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The Road by Cormac McCarthy
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An exquisite new hardback edition of a modern masterpiece  read more
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