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The Road

Cormac McCarthy

The searing, post-apocalyptic novel about a father and son's fight to survive.A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind. It is cold enough to crack stones, and when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the coast, although they don't know what, ...
Publish Date
March 28
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No novel has ever captured the love a parent has for his child better than this book.      source
Mar 28, 2009
It changed my life.      source
Oct 19, 2020
@Island_Aum I LOVE that book... (I love all father son stories) the dad is amazing in that book. Very scary though. Beware.      source
Mar 29, 2020
@jonmaimon I am an optimist. But I love the book, "The Road". Do I think we get there? Not at all. But still a good read.      source
Nov 03, 2019
@aweissman Incredible, incredible book. One of my top 5 ever. His other stuff is amazing as well.      source
Jul 30, 2021
@KevinDistasio @WillieNelson Cormac Mccarthy's post-apocalyptic laugh-out-loud fun book.      source
Jul 22, 2021
@realdumbrunner That book wrecked me.      source