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Cormac McCarthy


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Cormac McCarthy is an American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter. He has written ten novels, spanning the Southern Gothic, Western, and post-apocalyptic genres.McCarthy's fifth novel, Blood Meridian, was on Time magazine's 2005 list of the 100 best English-language books published since 1923.

Genres: Western, Literary Fiction
 
Awards
National Book Award for Fiction Best Book winner (1992) : All the Pretty Horses
James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction Best Book winner (2006) : The Road
International IMPAC Dublin Literary Awards Best Novel nominee (2007) : No Country for Old Men
Oprah's Book Club Best Book nominee (2007) : The Road
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Best Book winner (2007) : The Road