The Road (Oprah's Book Club)

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE - NATIONAL BESTSELLER - A searing, post-apocalyptic novel about a father and son's fight to survive, this "tale of survival and the miracle of goodness only adds to McCarthy's stature as a living master. It's gripping, frightening and, ultimately, beautiful" (San Francisco Chronicle). - From the bestselling author of Th...show more

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287 pages

Average rating: 7.57

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BridalMeatDoll
Feb 25, 2024
“The Breath of God was his breath, yet though it pass from man to man through all of time.” I think that quote, more than any other embodies The Road. It’s a book that displays both the savage and saintly nature of humans in stark relief against one another.
Jessi’s.book
Feb 02, 2024
8/10 stars
Sobbed like a baby at the end of the book
Justinwmart
Jan 18, 2024
5/10 stars
Mid
TionneStaples
Jan 04, 2024
9/10 stars
First time enjoying a post-apocalyptic novel without romance. Had me on the edge of my seat.
Joan84
Dec 11, 2023
8/10 stars
Overally a depressing book, but its extremely well written and the imagery is incredible.

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