No Country for Old Men No Country for Old Men
No Country for Old Men No Country for Old Men

Anglais No Country for Old Men (édition en anglais)

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In his blistering new novel, Cormac McCarthy returns to the TexasMexico border, setting of his famed Border Trilogy. The time is our own, when rustlers have given way to drugrunners and small towns have become freefire zones. One day, a good old boy named Llewellyn Moss finds a pickup truck surrounded by a bodyguard of dead men. A load of heroin and two million dollars in cash are still in the back. When Moss takes the money, he sets off a chain reaction of catastrophic violence that not even the lawyes'>#8211;in the person of aging, disillusioned Sheriff Bellyes'>#8211;can contain.As Moss tries to evade his pursuersyes'>#8211;in particular a mysterious mastermind who flips coins for human livesyes'>#8211;McCarthy simultaneously strips down the American crime novel and broadens its concerns to encompass themes as ancient as the Bible and as bloodily contemporary as this morningyes'>#8217;s headlines. No Country for Old Men is a triumph.From the Trade Paperback edition.

Rayons : Littérature générale > Littérature générale

  • EAN

    9780307277039

  • Disponibilité

    Disponible

  • Longueur

    17.5 cm

  • Largeur

    10.6 cm

  • Épaisseur

    1.8 cm

  • Poids

    150 g

  • Distributeur

    Olf

  • Support principal

    Poche

Cormac Mccarthy

Né à Providence (Rhode Island) en 1933, Cormac McCarthy a passé sa jeunesse dans le Tennessee. Couronnée par le National Book Critics Circle Award et le National Book Award, son œuvre est considérée aujourd'hui comme l'une des plus marquantes de la littérature américaine contemporaine.

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