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The Resource The road, Cormac McCarthy

The road, Cormac McCarthy

Label
The road
Title
The road
Statement of responsibility
Cormac McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Apocalypse grips the earth; wildlife has disappeared; and starvation prevails. Amidst this bleak backdrop, a man and his young son slowly make their way toward the coast. Avoiding roves of marauding cannibals and fighting off starvation, they gain hope and stamina in knowing they are some of the remaining few virtuous people
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2007.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2006.
  • James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction, 2006.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2006
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2007.
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
145594
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCarthy, Cormac
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages and travels
  • Survival skills
  • Fathers and sons
  • Regression (Civilisation)
Target audience
adult
Label
The road, Cormac McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000040505380
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
254 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781585478934
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Label
The road, Cormac McCarthy
Publication
Control code
000040505380
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
254 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781585478934
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)

Library Locations

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      Level 1, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre , Randwick, NSW, 2031, AU
      -33.9151421 151.2408898
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