The Road by Cormac Mccarthy (book Analysis)

The Road by Cormac Mccarthy (book Analysis)

Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide

eBook - 2016
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Unlock the more straightforward side of The Road with this concise and insightful summary and analysis! This engaging summary presents an analysis of The Road by Cormac McCarthy, the story of a father and son in a ravaged post-apocalyptic world, travelling south to escape the harsh winter. On the way they will be faced with the challenges of food shortages, vicious cannibals and, ultimately, the existential problem of what there is left to live for in a world devoid of humanity. Described by The Times as a work of such terrible beauty that you will struggle to look away", the novel won the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and has been adapted into a major motion picture. Known for his unique and effective writing style, McCarthy is the multi-award winning author of several renowned books, including No Country for Old Men and Blood Meridian. Find out everything you need to know about The Road in a fraction of the time! This in-depth and informative reading guide brings you: - A complete plot summary - Character studies - Key themes and symbols - Questions for further reflection Why choose BrightSummaries.com? Available in print and digital format, our publications are designed to accompany you on your reading journey. The clear and concise style makes for easy understanding, providing the perfect opportunity to improve your literary knowledge in no time.
Publisher: [United States] : Primento Digital : Made available through hoopla, 2016.
ISBN: 2806279690
9782806279699
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital

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