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"Even if what you're working on doesn't go anywhere, it will help you with the next thing you're doing. Make yourself available for something to happen. Give it a shot." -- Cormac McCarthy
Cormac McCarthy (born Charles McCarthy; July 20, 1933) is an American novelist and playwright. He has written ten novels, ranging from the Southern Gothic, Western, and post-apocalyptic genres. He has also written plays and screenplays. He received the Pulitzer Prize in 2007 for The Road. His 2005 novel No Country for Old Men was adapted as a 2007 film of the same name, which won four Academy Awards, including Best Picture. He received a National Book Award and National Book Critics Circle Award for his 1992 novel, All the Pretty Horses.

His previous novel, Blood Meridian, (1985) was among Time Magazine's poll of 100 best English-language books published between 1923 and 2005 and placed joint runner-up in a poll taken in 2006 by The New York Times of the best American fiction published in the last 25 years. Literary critic Harold Bloom named him as one of the four major American novelists of his time, along with Don DeLillo, Thomas Pynchon and Philip Roth, calling Blood Meridian "the greatest single book since Faulkner’s As I Lay Dying." In 2010 the London Times ranked The Road first on its list of the 100 best fiction and non-fiction books of the past 10 years. He is frequently compared by modern reviewers to William Faulkner.

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Total Books: 265
The Road
2009 - The Road (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780307476302
ISBN-10: 0307476308
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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The Road
2007 - The Road (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780307387899
ISBN-10: 0307387895
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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All the Pretty Horses
1993 - All the Pretty Horses (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780679425687
ISBN-10: 0679425683
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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