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You Would Not Believe What W... -

You Would Not Believe What W...

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This volume is the first of a planned series of casebooks to be published by the Cormac McCarthy Society. It is an expanded and updated version of the fourth volume of The Cormac McCarthy Journal, originally released in 2006 to celebrate th… more

You Would Not Believe What Watches: Suttree and Cormac McCarthy’s Knoxville
LSU Press , English
The Kid Dies - Haji Outlaw

The Kid DiesHaji Outlaw

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Tarantino - McCarthy - Kenny Powers - Palahniuk - HAJI OUTLAWIf you loved Kenny Powers & Fight Club’s Tyler Durden…then you will love Freya Simone!This superb work of dark fiction, in the vein of Chuck Palahniuk and Cormac McCarthy, finds… more

The Kid Dies
Haji Outlaw
Incarnations - Chris Deal

IncarnationsChris Deal

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A collection of short stories detailing the lonely lives of drunks and killers. Navigating the deserts of Mexico to the backwoods of North Carolina, our narrators tell their stories in hauntingly poetic voices reminiscent of William Gay and… more

Chris Deal
Broken River Books , English
Under Tower Peak: A Thriller - Bart Paul

Under Tower Peak: A ThrillerBart Paul

After two tours as a sniper in Iraq, Tommy Smith has returned to his former life as a cowboy and wilderness guide in California’s Sierra Nevada, hoping to reclaim the simplicity of his youth and heal the wounds the world can’t see. Wh

Under Tower Peak: A Thriller
Bart Paul
Arcade Publishing , English
The Western Landscape in Cor... - Megan Riley McGilchrist

The Western Landscape in Cor...Megan Riley McGilchrist

The western American landscape has always had great significance in American thinking, requiring an unlikely union between frontier mythology and the reality of a fragile western environment. Additionally it has borne the burden of being a … more

The Western Landscape in Cormac McCarthy and Wallace Stegner: Myths of the Frontier (Routledge Transnational Perspectives on American Literature)
Megan Riley McGilchrist
Routledge , English
Cormac McCarthy and the Ghos... - Leslie Harper Worthington

Cormac McCarthy and the Ghos...Leslie Harper Worthington

Mark Twain once wrote, “We are nothing but echoes.” Despite this pronouncement, Twain’s voice continues to reverberate in the 21st century. Twain’s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn helped define modern American literature, creating The Huck F… more

Cormac McCarthy and the Ghost of Huck Finn
Leslie Harper Worthington
Mcfarland , English
The Stoic Western Hero: Robe... - Chris Dacus

The Stoic Western Hero: Robe...Chris Dacus

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This is the first volume of a planned three part study of Robert B. Parker’s western novels. The first part begins with a brief introduction, establishing the strong thematic connection between Parker’s first western, Gunman’s Rhapsody (a r… more

The Stoic Western Hero: Robert B. Parker’s Westerns-Part 1
Chris Dacus
CDI , English
Battleborn: Stories - Claire Vaye Watkins

Battleborn: StoriesClaire Vaye Watkins

Winner of the 2012 Story PrizeRecipient of the 2012 American Academy of Arts and Letters Rosenthal Foundation AwardA National Book Foundation “5 Under 35” fiction writer of 2012Like the work of Cormac McCarthy, Denis Johnson, Richard Ford, … more

Battleborn: Stories
Claire Vaye Watkins
Riverhead Books , English
Cormac McCarthy: A Literary ... - Erik Hage

Cormac McCarthy: A Literary ...Erik Hage

Cormac McCarthy, the author of such works as Blood Meridian, All the Pretty Horses, No Country for Old Men, and The Road, is one of America’s greatest living writers—an uncompromising examiner of the depths of human depravity, the nature o… more

Cormac McCarthy: A Literary Companion (McFarland Literary Companion)
Erik Hage
McFarland , English
Late Lights - Kara Weiss

Late LightsKara Weiss

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After spending his teens in juvenile detention, Monty is released to find he has nowhere to turn except back to the friends of his youth. But neither BJ nor Erin know how to have him in their lives anymore. As kids, BJ and Monty shared the … more

Late Lights
Kara Weiss
Colony Collapse Press , English
Tennessee Literary Luminarie... - Sue Freeman Culverhouse

Tennessee Literary Luminarie...Sue Freeman Culverhouse

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The Volunteer State has been a pioneer in southern literature for generations, giving us such literary stars as Robert Penn Warren and Cormac McCarthy. But Tennessee’s literary legacy also involves authors such as Peter Matthew Hillsman Tay… more

Tennessee Literary Luminaries: From Cormac McCarthy to Robert Penn Warren
Sue Freeman Culverhouse
The History Press , English
American Greats: A Collector... - Stephen Honey

American Greats: A Collector...Stephen Honey

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Written by a contributor to Book & Magazine Collector magazine, American Greats is a collector’s guide to the novels of two of America’s greatest living novelists - Cormac McCarthy and Thomas Pynchon. Featuring a full bibliography of their … more

American Greats: A Collector’s Guide to the Novels of Cormac McCarthy and Thomas Pynchon
Stephen Honey
Famous Firsts , English
Desire, Violence, and Divini... - Gary M. Ciuba

Desire, Violence, and Divini...Gary M. Ciuba

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In this groundbreaking study, Gary M. Ciuba examines how four of the South’s most probing writers of twentieth-century fiction—Katherine Anne Porter, Flannery O’Connor, Cormac McCarthy, and Walker Percy—expose the roots of violence in south… more

Desire, Violence, and Divinity in Modern Southern Fiction: Katherine Anne Porter, Flannery O’Connor, Cormac McCarthy, Walker Percy (Southern Literary Studies)
Gary M. Ciuba
LSU Press , English
Reading Cormac McCarthy (The... - Willard P. Greenwood

Reading Cormac McCarthy (The...Willard P. Greenwood

One of today’s most important novelists, Cormac McCarthy is at the peak of a long and productive career. The film adaptation of his No Country for Old Men is a major motion picture, and his fiction is widely read in book clubs. This volume … more

Reading Cormac McCarthy (The Pop Lit Book Club)
Willard P. Greenwood
Libraries Unlimited , English
American Son: A Novel - Brian Ascalon Roley

American Son: A NovelBrian Ascalon Roley

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A powerful novel about ethnically fluid California, and the corrosive relationship between two Filipino brothers.Told with a hard-edged purity that brings to mind Cormac McCarthy and Denis Johnson, American Son is the story of two Filipino … more

American Son: A Novel
Brian Ascalon Roley
W. W. Norton & Company , English
Sweet Tooth Vol. 5: Unnatura... - Jeff Lemire

Sweet Tooth Vol. 5: Unnatura...Jeff Lemire

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Following on the heels of The Nobody, his Vertigo graphic novel debut, writer/artist Jeff Lemire pens his very first ongoing series Sweet Tooth. A cross between Bambi and Cormac McCarthy’s The Road, Sweet Tooth tells the story of Gus, a rar… more

Sweet Tooth Vol. 5: Unnatural Habitats
Jeff Lemire
Vertigo , English
Sweet Tooth Vol. 1: Out of t... - JEFF LEMIRE

Sweet Tooth Vol. 1: Out of t...JEFF LEMIRE

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Following on the heels of The Nobody, his Vertigo graphic novel debut, writer/artist Jeff Lemire pens his very first ongoing series Sweet Tooth. A cross between Bambi and Cormac McCarthy’s The Road, Sweet Tooth tells the story of Gus, a rar… more

Sweet Tooth Vol. 1: Out of the Deep Woods
Vertigo , English
Cry Father - Benjamin Whitmer

Cry FatherBenjamin Whitmer

In the tradition of Cormac McCarthy and Larry Brown comes a haunting story about men, their fathers, their sons, and the legacy of violence.For Patterson Wells, disaster is the norm. Working alongside dangerous, desperate, itinerant men as … more

Cry Father
Benjamin Whitmer
Gallery Books , English
Galveston: A Novel - Nic Pizzolatto

Galveston: A NovelNic Pizzolatto

From the creator, writer, and executive producer of the HBO crime series True Detective, comes a dark and visceral literary debut set along the seedy wastelands of Galveston.On the same day that Roy Cady is diagnosed with a terminal illness… more

Galveston: A Novel
Nic Pizzolatto
Scribner , English
A Single Shot - Matthew F Jones

A Single ShotMatthew F Jones

  After the loss of his family farm, John Moon is a desperate man. A master hunter, his ability to poach game in-season or out is the only thing that stands between him and the soup kitchen line. Until Moon trespasses on the wrong land,... <a class="more" href="/books/detail/B004X2UF92/#editorial-review">more</a>
A Single Shot
Matthew F Jones
Mulholland Books , English