Cormac McCarthy: The Road (Paperback, 2007, Vintage) 4 stars

A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged …

A tale of emotional and physical stamina

4 stars

I think the takeaway with this tale is to never stop trying, to never give up. There’s no promise of something better, just the very human decision to will yourself forward. That if a better place is indeed out there, it can only be reached through effort, one step at a time.