The Road by Cormac McCarthy

The Road is a 2006 novel by American writer Cormac McCarthy. It is a post-apocalyptic tale of a journey taken by a father and his young son over a period of several months, across a landscape blast...

The 249th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 1st on The New Classics - 100 Best Reads from 1983 to 2008 (Entertainment Weekly)
  2. - 1st on The 100 Best Books of the Decade(2000) (Times)
  3. - 1st on The 10 Best of the Decade(2000) (Entertainment Weekly)
  4. - 3rd on Paste Magazine's Best Books of the Decade(2000-2009) (Paste Magazine)
  5. - 6th on The Millions: The Best Fiction of the Millennium (The Millions)
  6. - 6th on A Premature Attempt at the 21st Century Canon (Vulture)
  7. - 17th on Entertainment Weekly's Top 100 Novels (Entertainment Weekly)
  8. - 17th on The 21st Century's 12 Greatest Novels (BBC Poll)
  9. - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (UK))
  10. - The 50 Books Everyone Needs to Read, 1963-2013 (Flavor Wire)
  11. - The Best Books of the 2000s (The Onion AV Club)
  12. - Books of the Decade (The Guardian)
  13. - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (USA))
  14. - Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (Pulitzer Prize)
  15. - The 80 Books Every Man Should Read (Esquire)
  16. - Modern classics: 11 novels that belong in the classroom (Today.com)
  17. - From Zero to Well-Read in 100 Books (Jeff O'Neal at Bookriot.com)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Road Audio CD 953484 $39.60 $6.25
The Road Unabridged edition Audio CD 332429 $36.40 $7.88
Carretera Paperback 6461370 $24.46
The Road Kindle Edition 1693 $5.99 2007
The Road (Movie Tie-in Edition 2009) (Vintage International) Mass Market Paperback 30086 $2.69 $0.01 2009
The Road (Movie Tie-in Edition 2008) (Vintage International) Paperback 407200 $1.94 $0.01 2008
The Road (Movie Tie-in Edition 2009) (Vintage International) Paperback 516779 $1.96 $0.01 2009
The Road Audio CD 393950 $8.64 $14.17 2008
By Cormac McCarthy - The Road (First Edition) (12.2.2006) Paperback 1469500 $30.16 $13.67 2006
The Road (Movie Tie-in Edition 2008 of the 2006 publication) Mass Market Paperback 542017 $3.39 $0.01
The Road Audio CD 1193002 $10.01 $7.07 2008
The Road Paperback 264866 $9.69 $2.99
The Road Hardcover 7590923 $55.99 2006
The Road [HC,2006] Hardcover 5320110 $18.73 $9.98 2005
La Route = The Road (Collection Points) (French Edition) Mass Market Paperback 3958587 $8.38 $1.96 2009
The Road [Deckle Edge] 13th (thirteenth) edition Hardcover 5935328 $18.25 $17.04 2005
The Road (Platinum Readers Circle (Center Point)) Hardcover 2367075 $52.26 $0.12 2007
The Road (Oprah's Book Club) Hardcover 1522470 $15.40 $12.41 2007
The Road by McCarthy, Cormac. (Vintage Books,2007) [Paperback] Paperback 4991496 $14.51 $9.78 2006
The Road (Oprah's Book Club) by McCarthy, Cormac (unknown Edition) [Paperback(2007)] Paperback 849482 $3.81
The Road (Screen and Cinema) Paperback 4785596 $12.07 $16.23 2010
The Road Mass Market Paperback 1705454 $0.01 2007
The Road Audio CD 1718444 $0.25
The Road Hardcover 2018989 $9.98 $4.55 2006
The Road Paperback 894327 $4.76 $0.01
The Road Audible Audio Edition 508 $17.95 2007
The Road Paperback 951828 $9.07 $1.74
The Road (Korean Edition) Hardcover 1566244 $22.15 $12.66 2008
The Road Paperback 929387 $10.49 $0.01
La carretera / The Road (Spanish Edition) Hardcover 3223380 $24.53 $6.23 2007
The Road Hardcover 13549 $12.50 $5.16 2006
La carretera/ The Road (Spanish Edition) Paperback 997989 $18.21 $6.15 2009
The Road Paperback 578 $7.65 $1.27 2006
Road (Japanese Edition) Hardcover 836781 $22.48 $5.87 2008
The Road (Chinese Edition) Paperback 6240652 $11,678.60 2009