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All the Pretty Horses
All the Pretty Horses
Author: Cormac Mccarthy
Two cassettes, 3 hours — Read by Brad Pitt — Soon to be a major motion picture starring Matt Damon, directed by Billy Bob Thorton and produced by Mike Nichols! — A critical triumph, this is the story of John Grady Cole, who at 16 finds himself at the dying end of a long line of Texas ranchers, cut off from the only life he has ever imagined ...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780679425687
ISBN-10: 0679425683
Publication Date: 12/5/1993
Edition: Abridged
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.

3.3 stars, based on 20 ratings
Publisher: Random House Audio
Book Type: Audio Cassette
Other Versions: Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
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A superior Western from an academically respected writer. Pretty Horses works well just as an entertaining Western novel: the plot moves you along as two (later three) young men strike out to find adventure in 1949 Mexico.
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Good tapes. Brad Pitt is the narrator and his voice goes well with the subject. I find audio books make commuting a pleasure, and this tape is no exception.
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With the amount of driving - I'm an avid audio-book consumer. I really enjoyed this book by Cormac McCarhty and audiocassette reading by actor Brad Pitt. This was a superb book which I highly recommend.
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The best way to get the beauty of McCarthy's language. A great love story and a great buddy story all in one.
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What a surprise! This is a beautifully written book by a master of the English language. I can see why it is a prize winner. But this only adds to an interesting story of two young Texas boys off on an adventure in Mexico during the early 1940s. Try it - you'll like it!

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