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The road [GRPL Book Club] / Cormac McCarthy.

The road [GRPL Book Club]

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  • ISBN: 9780307387899 :
  • Physical Description: 287 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Vintage International ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, c2006.

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General Note: If you would like to request available book club copies, please call 988-5400.
Originally published in hardcover by Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
Summary, etc.: In a novel set in an indefinite, futuristic, post-apocalyptic world, a father and his young son make their way through the ruins of a devastated American landscape, struggling to survive and preserve the last remnants of their own humanity.
Awards Note: Pulitzer Prize winner.
Subject: Fathers and sons > Fiction.
Voyages and travels > Fiction.
Regression (Civilization) > Fiction.
Survival skills > Fiction.
Ethics > Fiction.
Apocalyptic fiction.
Hunger > Fiction.
Disasters > Fiction.

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