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6 edition of A Spot in the Road found in the catalog.

A Spot in the Road

My Personal Adventures in Morgan, Texas

by Mark D. Spivey

  • 61 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by PublishAmerica .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s and Educational,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • General,
  • Fiction / Short Stories (single author)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8452074M
    ISBN 101413788068
    ISBN 109781413788068
    OCLC/WorldCa618338940

    On the Road is a novel by American writer Jack Kerouac, based on the travels of Kerouac and his friends across the United is considered a defining work of the postwar Beat and Counterculture generations, with its protagonists living life against a backdrop of jazz, poetry, and drug use. The novel is a roman à clef, with many key figures of the Beat movement, such as William S Cited by: That Spot was only three days in coming back, and, as usual, celebrated his arrival with a rough house. We spent the winter and spring, after our own outfit was across the pass, freighting other people's outfits; and we made a fat stake/

    The Man and his son stop at a car in the road and make camp. While they sit in the car talking, we see that the Man has a pistol with 2 rounds remaining and a shopping cart full of things they have collected. The two talk about the boy's mother, making it clear that she has been dead for a significant time. This book will tell you exactly what’s ahead at the next exit. Covering all interstate highways in the U.S., you will know in advance what services are available down the road. I know that I’ve been down to fumes wondering how far it was to the next gas station several times. (Check out all the great reviews of this book!).

    In Cormac McCarthy’s The Road, the author conveys that although there can be despair and bloodshed in the world, love overcomes all with a little faith. The man views the boy as a symbol for hope and provides the man with a purpose in life, to protect the boy above all. Maybe you stumbled upon The Road because you're into the post-apocalyptic scene – you have a soft spot for Mad Max and Terminator movies, or found yourself enjoying Children of Men, 28 Days Later, and The Book of maybe you've read some of Cormac McCarthy's novels before. Either way, you're in for a treat with The Road. Not only did The Road – a book about and a father and son.


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The Road by Cormac McCarthyratings, average rating, 44, reviews. That Spot. Correct. Incorrect. What is ironic or humorous about why the narrator is mad at Stephen Mackaye.

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The Road describes the journey south taken by a young boy and his father after an unnamed catastrophe has struck the world. The man and the boy, who also remain unnamed throughout the entire novel, travel through the rough terrain of the southeastern United : Cormac Mccarthy.

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All content remains the exclusive property of its respective originators. The road is still melted and soft, and they see footprints in the tar. Soon they come upon another traveler shuffling down the road.

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This book is dedicated to the road and the sagging hands of blind wire strung from the blackened lightpoles whining thinly in the wind. A burned house in a clearing and beyond that a reach of meadow-lands stark and gray and a raw red mudbank where a roadworks lay abandoned.

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A man and a boy sleep in the woods, the man comforted by the boy’s presence. Every night is pitch black and the days are gray and sunless. The man dreams about the boy leading him into a cave. In the cave there is a dark underground lake, and on the far shore is a blind, monstrous creature.Ruined places in a ruined landscape.

That is what the colorless, bleak setting shows in the novel The Road. But even in the midst of such destruction, there is some shred of hope for the future. The bestselling puppy is better than ever. Spot's 25th birthday presents are bold, beautiful color covers that give him a great new look.

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