1st Vintage International ed.
Outer Dark is a novel at once fabular and starkly evocative, set is an unspecified place in Appalachia, sometime around the turn of the century.nbsp;nbsp;A woman bears her brother's child, a boy; he leaves the baby in the woods and tells her he died of natural causes.nbsp;nbsp;Discovering her brother's lie, she sets forth alone to find her son.nbsp;nbsp;Both brother and sister wander separately through a countryside being scourged by three terrifying and elusive strangers, headlong toward an eerie, apocalyptic resolution.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
|Grouped Work ID||5c0fc930-a392-d9d4-be53-c63307920544|
|Grouping Title||outer dark|
|Grouping Author||mccarthy cormac|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-09-26 04:17:43AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-10-16 04:24:16AM|
|author||McCarthy, Cormac, 1933-|
|available_at_santafe||Main Library, Oliver La Farge Branch|
|detailed_location_santafe||La Farge, Main|
|display_description||This stark novel is set in an unspecified place in Appalachia, sometime around the turn of the century. A woman bears her brother's child, a boy; he leaves the baby in the woods and tells her he died of natural causes. Discovering her brother's lie, she sets forth alone to find her son. Both brother and sister wander separately through a countryside being scourged by three terrifying and elusive strangers, headlong toward an eerie, apocalyptic resolution.|
|item_details||ils:.b11319823|.i19131045|La Farge|Fiction McCarthy, C|||1|false|false|||||*CHECK SHELF*||lf||, ils:.b11319823|.i19495535|Main|Fiction McCarthy, C|||1|false|false|||||*CHECK SHELF*||mn|||
|local_callnumber_santafe||Fiction McCarthy, C|
|owning_library_santafe||Santa Fe Public Library|
|owning_location_santafe||Main Library, Oliver La Farge Branch|
|record_details||ils:.b11319823|Book|Books|1st Vintage International ed.|English|Vintage Books,|1993.|242 pages ; 21 cm.|
|subject_facet||Abandoned children -- Fiction, Appalachian Region -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Domestic fiction, Incest -- Fiction|
|title_full||Outer dark / Cormac McCarthy|
|topic_facet||Abandoned children, Brothers and sisters, Incest|