Day: July 15, 2011

5 star - it was amazing

The Road – Cormac McCarthy

Intro This is my first ever delayed rhapsody, and it’s such a shame because the book scheduled for last week is one of my favorites. I have already blogged about this on my personal blog years ago, but that’s okay. I don’t think I can ever get tired of ranting about this. It even came to the point that I shoved this book at the throat of my friends. That was not a very good move because this book, as I always say, is not for everyone. If you are someone who reads to escape from the realities of life, stay away. A film adaptation for this was released a few years ago, and I have to say that it fell short of the intense emotions that the book has. One has to read this to make it settle inside him firmly. So let’s get this started! The Rhapsody The Road is a post-apocalyptic novel about an unnamed father and son walking westward to find the sea. Why the sea? Nothing really. It’s just a …