The Road

TitleThe Road
Year for Search2006
AuthorsMcCarthy, Cormac (b. 1933)
Date Published2006
PublisherAlfred A. Knopf
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Post-catastrophe dystopia of a destroyed America.

Additional Publishers

U. K. ed. London: Picador, 2006.

Info Notes

The novel won the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for literature. A film directed by John Hillcoat (b. 1961) with screenplay by Joe Penhall (b. 1967) was released in 2009. See also Joe Penhall, The Road Based on the Novel by Cormac McCarthy. London: Methuen Drama, 2011.

Author Note

The author (b. 1933) was born Charles McCarthy but his name was legally changed.

Full Text

2006 McCarthy, Cormac (b. 1933). The Road. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. U. K. ed. London: Picador, 2006. The novel won the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for literature. A film directed by John Hillcoat (b. 1961) with screenplay by Joe Penhall (b. 1967) was released in 2009. See also Joe Penhall, The Road Based on the Novel by Cormac McCarthy. London: Methuen Drama, 2011. The author was born Charles McCarthy but his name was legally changed.

Post-catastrophe dystopia of a destroyed America.