By Nathan Gelgud 2 min read
Scouring Cormac McCarthy's works, we found an opening paragraph in Blood Meridian about "the kid," who's possibly the most archetypal McCarthy character.
By Shawn Vestal 3 min read
Shawn Vestal, author of Daredevils, shares his five favorite novels set in the American West, from Blood Meridian to Lonesome Dove.
By Meaghan Wagner 4 min read
Cormac McCarthy is an acclaimed author whose work focuses on life-or-death situations and dares readers to confront difficult truths. To mark his birthday, we have gathered some of his most intense quotes and convictions.