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The Resource All the Pretty Horses

All the Pretty Horses

Label
All the Pretty Horses
Title
All the Pretty Horses
Statement of responsibility
Cormac McCarthy
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The national bestseller and the first volume in Cormac McCarthy's Border Trilogy, All the Pretty Horses is the tale of John Grady Cole, who at sixteen finds himself at the end of a long line of Texas ranchers, cut off from the only life he has ever imagined for himself. With two companions, he sets off for Mexico on a sometimes idyllic, sometimes comic journey to a place where dreams are paid for in blood. Winner of the National Book Award for Fiction
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Summary
Cut off from the life of ranching he has come to love by his grandfather's death, John Grady Cole flees to Mexico, where he and his two companions embark on a rugged and cruelly idyllic adventure
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1993.
  • National Book Award for Fiction, 1992.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1992.
  • Western Heritage Award for Outstanding Western Novel, 1993.
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043934
Cataloging source
HCO
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1933-
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McCarthy, Cormac
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
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940
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Border trilogy (Cormac McCarthy)
Series volume
0001
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  • Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Western
Target audience
adult
Label
All the Pretty Horses
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Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307481306
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
All the Pretty Horses
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307481306
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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