Droga: Cormac Mccarthy: : Books. Droga (Polish) Paperback – Jan by Cormac Mccarthy (Author). Be the first to review this item. 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 . Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.

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Tags What are tags? In an interview with Oprah WinfreyMcCarthy said that the inspiration for the book came during a visit to El Paso, Texaswith his young son.

They encounter an elderly man with whom the boy insists they share food. Voyages and travels — Fiction.

Winfrey, McCarthy strange bookfellows”. Retrieved January 7, cormaac In a town inland, the father is shot in the leg with an arrow by a husband and wife. Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search.

The Road – Wikipedia

Retrieved May 2, The Road film. Xormac What are lists? It is a post-apocalyptic novel detailing the journey of a father and his young son over a period of several months, across a landscape blasted by an unspecified cataclysm that has destroyed most of civilization and, in the intervening years, almost all life on Earth. The man is suffering from a serious cough and knows he is dying.


They stay there for several days, regaining their strength, and then move on, taking lots of supplies from the bunker with them in a new cart. The land is covered with ash and devoid of life. Discussing the novel’s relation to established genres, Chabon insists The Road is not science fiction; although “the adventure story in both its modern and epic forms The best reads from to “. A film adaptation of the novel, directed by John Hillcoat and written by Joe Penhallopened in theatres on November 25, None of your libraries hold this item.

For other uses, see The Road disambiguation. The Road has received numerous positive reviews and honors since its publication. The book was adapted to a film of the same name indirected by John Hillcoat. When they search a house for supplies, they discover a locked cellar containing captives whom cannibal gangs have been eating limb by limb, and flee into the woods.

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Post-apocalyptic fiction Tragedy [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7]. The novel was also dedicated to his son; in a way it is a love story for his son, but McCarthy felt embarrassed to admit it on television. To include a cromac in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.


This single location in Australian Capital Territory: Regression Civilization — Fiction. The review aggregator Metacritic reported the book had an average score of 90 out ofbased on thirty-one reviews.

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After he dies, the boy stays with his froga for three days. Language Polish View all editions Prev Next edition 44 of One of the scenarios involved survivors turning to cannibalism: The father and son evade a traveling group of marauders.

Realizing they cannot survive the winter, the man takes the boy south along empty roads towards the sea, carrying their meager possessions in their knapsacks and a supermarket cart. Imagining what the mccqrthy might look like fifty to a hundred years into the future, he pictured “fires on the hill” and thought about his son.

The father uses one of the rounds to kill a marauder who discovers them, disturbing the boy. The father weakens, and after several days he realizes he will soon die.

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