Read biographies about Cormac McCarthy and learn about his Southern Gothic novels. There is also information about his famous Western novel called “All the Pretty Horses” and his Pulitzer winning book “The Road.” Includes discussion questions, video clips, book summaries, and suggested activities.
This site has discussion and writing ideas for the novel "All the Pretty Horses." Includes links to a reader's guide, biography of McCarthy, an excerpt from the book, and a summary of the book. There is also a link that leads to information on McCarthy's other books.
Watch portions of the first T.V. interview ever given by Cormac McCarthy to Oprah Winfrey. Click on the "More with Cormac McCarthy" to see continuing video clips. NOTE: These videos begin with an advertisement and should be previewed by teachers. NOTE: This site includes ads.