Books By Cormac McCarthy
Around 16 years after his bestseller “The Road“, US author Cormac McCarthy is publishing two new novels this year.
Cormac Mccarthy the passenger 2022
“The Passenger” should appear on October 25th, “Stella Maris” on November 22nd, announced the button publishing house. The two books, which are linked in terms of content, are about the story of the siblings Bobby and Alicia Western and are set eight years apart.
The German language translations are published by Rowohlt Verlag at the same time. “This double novel about the limits of human cognitive abilities is the literary and philosophical legacy of one of the greatest of American literature and an incomparable intellectual pleasure to read,” said Rowohlt publisher Nicola Bartels.
The 88-year-old, who is one of the most successful and important authors of his generation in the USA, has published around a dozen works to date – but not a novel since the bestseller “Die Straße” in 2006. Among other things, McCarthy was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, many of his works have been filmed, including “No Country for Old Men“. Books By Cormac McCarthy.
Cormac Mccarthy Movies
All the Pretty Horses (2000), directed by Billy Bob Thornton, starring Matt Damon and Penélope Cruz. Adapted from McCarthy’s 1992 novel.
No Country for Old Men (2007), Academy Award-winning film directed by the Coen brothers and starring Tommy Lee Jones, Josh Brolin, and Javier Bardem. Adapted from McCarthy’s 2005 novel.
The Road (2009), directed by John Hillcoat and adapted by Joe Penhall. Starring Viggo Mortensen as the father, Kodi Smit-McPhee as the boy, Charlize Theron as the wife, and Robert Duvall as the old man. Adapted from McCarthy’s 2006 novel.
Child of God (2013), co-written and directed by James Franco and premiered at the 70th Venice International Film Festival. Adapted from McCarthy’s 1973 novel.