The Road is a 2006 apocalypse novel written by Cormac McCarthy. The novel is a haunting story of an unnamed father and son who travel across the vast wasteland void of humanity, to live and survive one day at a time, nothing to look forward to and nothing to live for. Cormac McCarthy dedicated the novel to his son John Francis and confessed that the dialogue between the father and son were based on actual conversations between Cormac McCarthy and John Francis. Read more at https://bit.ly/2wj7h7V...Continua
An extremely depressing novel depicting a hopelessly desolate world in which everything is dead, except for a few humans struggling to survive by any means necessary. Very well written, but definitely not everyone's cup of tea because of its unrelenting heaviness....Continua
The road is a solid story set in a future dystopia. As science fiction goes this one sort of gets you in the heart a bit, but that is what makes it unique from similar stories.