Cormac McCarthy is the author of ten acclaimed novels, most recently The Road. Among his honours are the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award.
In a single stride it takes McCarthy to the forefront of contemporary American fiction. All the Pretty Horses is indisputably a masterpiece. * Financial Times * An exhilarating, exceptional novel * Spectator * A darkly shining work . . . executed with consummate skill and much subtlety - the effect is magnificent -- John Banville * Observer *