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The Road

by Cormac McCarthy

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Book Summary

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 and Recognition

Pulitzer Prize (2007)